Roger Ebert

After reading the headlines it came to my attention that the respected film critic Roger Ebert has passed away at the age of 70. I must say I was slightly surprised and saddened by this news. It seems like I just discovered who he was. In my quest to learn more about films I would inevitably bump into reviews by Ebert and pretty soon I began to look for his reviews specifically to know what he had to say. At first I had no idea who this critic from the Chicago Sun Times was and now as a film enthusiast I have a greater appreciation for him. He certainly must be recognized for the influence he had not only on film criticism but film itself.

Here is a link to his website:

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