‘Blank on Blank’: Roger Ebert talks about ego, Streisand’s nose and more

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Famous names, lost interviews.

That’s the animated universe you’ll find at the PBS YouTube channel “Blank on Blank.” Today’s subject: the late Sun-Times film critic Roger Ebert. The main topic: ego. All courtesy of previously unheard vintage interview tapes from writer Lawrence Grobel, who interviewed Ebert and the late Gene Siskel in 1990.

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