Film & TV

“Gucci… It was a name that sounded so sweet, so seductive. Synonymous with wealth, style and power. But that name was a curse, too,” says Patrizia Reggiani (Lady Gaga) in the opening voiceover of “House …

Film & TV

The Chicago Critics Film Festival returned to the Music Box Theatre after its 2020 postponement. The event showcased a handful of films — ranging from hopeful Oscar contenders to small documentaries and a 40th anniversary …

Opinion

Aaron Rodgers must love “Good Will Hunting,” specifically for the famous “It’s not your fault scene.” Throughout his career, the 37-year-old quarterback for the Green Bay Packers has been involved in professional and personal controversies. …

Film & TV

Congratulations, Kevin Feige, you’ve managed to commercialize and limit an Oscar-winning director’s vision. Chloe Zhao’s Marvel movie should’ve been monumental and memorable. In the end, her emotional, natural direction style and superproducer Feige’s vision of …

Film & TV

The second week of the 57th Chicago International Film Festival brought stars such as Kenneth Branagh and Rebecca Hall to the event and featured the best performances of the festival. This week also had, arguably, …

Arts & Entertainment

Love it or hate it, “Dune” is bound to leave every viewer in awe. Featuring some of the most striking visuals of  all time, the movie is a one-of-a-kind experience.  Often considered the “unadaptable novel” …

Film & TV

Hundreds of cinephiles lined up outside the illustrious Music Box Theater on Oct. 13, waiting in anticipation for the opening of the 57th Chicago Film Festival. After a virtual 2020 festival, the excitement was palpable …

Events

Thousands of people lined up outside the Chicago Theatre Oct. 2 waiting with anticipation for Hasan Minhaj. The historical venue’s gleaming signage reads, “SOLD OUT.” The audience couldn’t be more diverse — multiple generations, different …