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  1. Roger Ebert's Movie-Review Show Going on Hiatus After Running Out of Money

    5:58 pm PST 12/01/2011
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    The film critic and his wife have been footing the bill for "At the Movies" with the help of a $25,000 contribution since it debuted on public television stations Jan. 21. READ MORE

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  2. Roger Ebert Says His Movie-Review Show Will End If He Can't Find Financial Backing

    11:54 pm PST 11/06/2011
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    "Unless we find an angel, our television program will go off the air at the end of its current season," writes the film critic, who has been footing the bill with his wife since the show's January debut. READ MORE

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  3. Netflix's Decision to Cancel DVD-Streaming Split: What the Industry, Consumers Are Saying

    5:09 pm PDT 10/10/2011
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    "Lost" co-creator Damon Lindelof tweets: "Somewhere in the world, Qwikster is huddled in a dark, neglected corner crying into his New Coke.” READ MORE

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  4. THE FINISH LINE: Melissa McCarthy's 'SNL' review, Roger Ebert on '50/50,' The Real Billy Beane

    10:03 pm PDT 10/03/2011
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    Today's recommendations of important, interesting and eccentric stories pertaining to the awards race. READ MORE

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  5. Hollywood Chefs Join Occupy Wall Street Protests

    8:26 pm PDT 10/03/2011
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    Tinseltown bakers and culinary experts show their support by donating food to feed the protesters. READ MORE

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  6. Occupy Wall Street: Hollywood Continues to Weigh In on the Protests

    7:27 pm PDT 10/02/2011
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    Michael Moore, Roseanne Barr and Roger Ebert are among those reacting to the demonstrations in New York, which have now spread to Los Angeles. READ MORE

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  7. Roger Ebert on the 'Golden Age of Film Criticism' (Q&A)

    1:47 pm PDT 09/15/2011
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    THR's chief film critic Todd McCarthy spoke with the man who gave him his start about his long career and new memoir, "Life Itself." READ MORE

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  8. Toronto 2011: Day 7 Recap

    10:28 pm PDT 09/14/2011
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    Three good screenings; an interview with arguably the sexiest woman in the world; and a chance encounter with a personal hero -- all in a day's work! READ MORE

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  9. Roger Ebert: I Didn't Know I'd Never Be Able to Speak Again (Video)

    5:53 pm PDT 09/14/2011
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    When the movie critic was left unable to talk or eat after losing his lower jaw to cancer, "I felt awful, but I had to accept reality," he says. READ MORE

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  10. Q&A: Roger Ebert

    6:00 am PDT 09/13/2011
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    On the eve of the release of his autobiography "Life Itself," the man who gave THR's chief film critic his start reflects. READ MORE

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  11. Daniel Craig in 'Cowboys & Aliens': What the Reviewers Think

    1:29 pm PDT 07/28/2011
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    The actor's sci-fi-meets-western flick, co-staring Harrison Ford, hits theaters Friday. READ MORE

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  12. Bam Margera Visits Ryan Dunn's Crash Site; Breaks Down in Tears (Video)

    10:59 pm PDT 06/21/2011
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    "I've never lost anybody I care about; he's my best friend," Margera says of his "Jackass" co-star. READ MORE

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  13. Ryan Dunn's Death: Roger Ebert Not Finished Tweeting Yet

    8:29 pm PDT 06/21/2011
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    "I should clarify: Anyone who drinks and drives is a jackass," he writes Tuesday. READ MORE

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  14. Ryan Dunn's Death: Police Release More Details

    5:30 pm PDT 06/21/2011
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    The "Jackass" star was driving at 130 miles an hour when he crashed his Porsche. READ MORE

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  15. Roger Ebert 'Regrets' Ryan Dunn Tweet

    3:20 pm PDT 06/21/2011
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    The film critic offers an apology, sort of, for tweeting about the "Jackass" player. READ MORE

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  16. Roger Ebert's Facebook Page Suspended After Controversial Ryan Dunn Tweets

    9:15 am PDT 06/21/2011
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    "Facebook has removed my page in response, apparently, to malicious complaints from one or two jerks," he wrote on Twitter; it was reinstated an hour later. READ MORE

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  17. Bam Margera Breaks Silence on Ryan Dunn's Death, Slams Roger Ebert

    6:00 am PDT 06/21/2011
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    "I just lost my best friend, I have been crying hysterical for a full day, and piece of sh-t Roger Ebert has the gall to put in his two cents," he writes on Twitter. READ MORE

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  18. Roger Ebert Defends Controversial Tweets About Ryan Dunn's Death

    5:23 am PDT 06/21/2011
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    "He drank, he drove, 2 people died," writes the film critic of the "Jackass" star. READ MORE

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  19. Film Critic Roger Ebert Enrages Fans with 'Insensitive' Ryan Dunn Tweet

    4:40 pm PDT 06/20/2011
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    Was the critic's joke about the late star just too soon? READ MORE

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  20. 'Fast Five': Critics Chime In

    10:07 am PDT 04/29/2011
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    'Preposterous,' 'macho,' and 'gleefully silly' say reviewers of the film franchise's fifth installment. READ MORE

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  21. Roger Ebert Wins New Yorker Cartoon Caption Contest

    6:25 pm PDT 04/26/2011
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    The movie critic has entered the competition 107 times since it launched five years ago. READ MORE

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