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Roger Ebert’s Site Gets a Major Redesign, Will Continue to Feature Reviews from Contributors

Roger Ebert’s Site Gets a Major Redesign, Will Continue to Feature Reviews from Contributors

By Josh Wolford April 18, 2013

If you’re like me, RogerEbert.com was a frequent stop on your internet browsing schedule. Every Friday morning (or Thursday night, occasionally), I would visit Ebert’s site to find out what he had to say about all the newly released films …

Roger Ebert Doesn’t Blame Piracy For Movie Industry Woes Roger Ebert Doesn’t Blame Piracy For Movie Industry Woes
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While famed movie critic Roger Ebert’s perspective on the movie industry isn’t directly related to the piracy acts that have been dominating Internet news, the fact that he doesn’t mention piracy once while discussing the industry’s financial woes resonates much …

Ryan Dunn Drunk at Time of Crash, Say Police Ryan Dunn Drunk at Time of Crash, Say Police

It looks like the speculation is over surrounding whether or not alcohol played a major part in the Monday morning death of Jackass star Ryan Dunn. The answer, according to West Goshen Police Chief Michael Carroll is a resounding “yes.” …

Roger Ebert Finds Support In The Twitterverse Roger Ebert Finds Support In The Twitterverse
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By now I’m sure you’ve heard about Jackass star Ryan Dunn’s untimely death early yesterday morning. The car crash that took his life also took the life of his friend and Jackass producer Zachary Hartwell. It is confirmed that high …

Roger Ebert’s Facebook Page Removed Following Ryan Dunn Death Remarks Roger Ebert’s Facebook Page Removed Following Ryan Dunn Death Remarks
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UPDATE: It appears that Ebert’s Facebook page is back up and running. Even though the page was only down for about an hour, it looks like the story here remains the relative ease at which upset parties can take down …

Jackass’ Ryan Dunn Dies, Roger Ebert Slams Him On Twitter Jackass’ Ryan Dunn Dies, Roger Ebert Slams Him On Twitter
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Too soon, or a harsh dose of truth? Just hours after the news broke about the untimely death of Jackass star Ryan Dunn, legendary film critic Roger Ebert called him and his friends out for drunk driving. Dunn, who was …

Pirates of the Caribbean Audiences Buck 3D Pirates of the Caribbean Audiences Buck 3D
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In a recent blog post, Roger Ebert asks if people “notice, really notice, what a movie looks like” in the theaters. A big screen film is supposed to be big, bright, and sharp. And although many people are still paying …

Ebert: Thumbs Down To Facebook’s Movie Streaming
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The announcement concerning Facebook’s content partnership with Warner Brothers not only caused a dip in the Netflix stock as investors panicked at the idea of competition, it’s also caught the notice of perhaps the most famous movie critic ever, and …

Roger Ebert Finds Many People Would Pay For Twitter

Last month, Twitter fans received a shock when a study revealed that exactly zero percent of its 1,900 participants would consider paying for the service.  Last night, film critic Roger Ebert challenged those findings, showing that a significant number of his followers feel differently.

About 4,000 of Ebert’s followers responded to a one-question survey he created, and out of that group, 19.4 percent indicated they’d be willing to pay for Twitter.  That’s a pretty huge number compared to zero.