Richard Roeper

Entertainment columnist

Richard Roeper, a Sun-Times contributor since 1987 and a Chicago native, is the author of seven books and the former co-host of “Ebert & Roeper and the Movies.” He is the film critic for ABC-7’s “Windy City Live.”

In thunderous prequel, Anya Taylor-Joy burns with intensity as the future ‘Fury Road’ warrior.
The Paramount+ series traces the festival’s evolution from Jane’s Addiction farewell tour to roaming alt-rock showcase to Chicago fixture.
New films from directors of ‘Poor Things,’ ‘Boyhood’ and ‘Knock at the Cabin’ also on their way to the multiplexes.
André Holland does a brilliant job of capturing the complicated and charismatic Black Panthers co-founder.
Masked creeps from 2008 film torment young couple in a stylish, satisfying thrill ride.
Stars from Steve Carell to Amy Schumer to Matt Damon lend their voices to animated imaginary friends in a fable that turns downright grim at times.
Ethan Hawke directs daughter Maya in haunting mood piece about the writer’s struggles for peace.
Behind-the-scenes footage reveals how the Smashing Pumpkins frontman balances his wrestling business with music, parenthood and wedding planning.
ABC, ESPN+ series documents the joys, pressures of three stars during historic era for women’s college basketball.