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  1. Savannah Film Fest Rebrands Itself as a Must-Stop Destination for Doc Contenders

    11:41 am 10/24/2014

    The fest, which runs from Oct. 25 through Nov. 1, will screen nine top contenders and host eight of their directors for Q&As and a THR-moderated panel on Nov. 1Read more

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  2. 8 Sundance Movies Now on Screens

    9:11 pm 7/5/2014

    "Obvious Child," Paul Rudd and Amy Poehler’s rom-com parody "They Came Together" and the Roger Ebert documentary "Life Itself" are just some of the titles that debuted at the indie-film showcase in January and are now in theaters and on demand.Read more

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  3. In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of 'Tammy,' 'Deliver Us From Evil' and More

    6:15 am 7/2/2014

    What THR's critics are saying about the Melissa McCarthy road-trip comedy and the Eric Bana paranormal thriller, plus sci-fi adventure film "Earth to Echo" and Roger Ebert doc "Life Itself."Read more

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  4. 'Life Itself' Trailer

    2:25 pm 5/23/2014

    Steve James' documentary on the entertaining life of film critic Roger Ebert. Martin Scorsese, Werner Herzog, and Chaz Ebert all reminisce about the long time movie critic. Read more

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  5. First Trailer for Roger Ebert Documentary 'Life Itself' Debuts (Video)

    7:33 pm 5/22/2014

    Martin Scorsese and Werner Herzog are interviewed in doc about the late film critic.Read more

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  6. Roger Ebert Doc 'Life Itself' to Open Hamptons SummerDocs Series

    6:13 am 5/21/2014

    Alec Baldwin will lead a conversation with Ebert's widow, Chaz Ebert, as part of the screening.Read more

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  7. Bronze Statue of Roger Ebert to Be Unveiled in Chicago

    4:03 am 4/24/2014

    Chaz Ebert describes the statue as "interactive art," because it shows her late husband giving his famous "thumbs up" sign and sitting between two empty theater seats where visitors can sit.Read more

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  8. Westboro Baptist Church Founder Dead

    9:27 am 3/20/2014

    UPDATED: Fred Phelps died at age 84 after entering hospice care.Read more

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  9. Independent Spirit Awards Pay Tribute to James Gandolfini, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Roger Ebert

    3:09 pm 3/1/2014

    The Santa Monica-set show acknowledged three stars lost over the past year.Read more

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  10. Is Live Streaming Your Premiere the Future of Crowdfunding?

    1:57 pm 2/13/2014

    After backers caught a web simulcast of the "Life Itself" world premiere at Sundance, THR examines if the Roger Ebert doc will be a game-changer.Read more

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