Archives for January 10, 2013

A (Temporary) Farewell to Film Review Work

On this day full of Oscar noise, I'm beginning a sabbatical from film reviewing, except for what I post here.I'm stepping down from my work at Image's Good Letters blog, from my (brand new) job at Reel Spirituality, and from all other review-related assignments outside of my day job at SPU. I do so out of necessity, and feel nothing but gratitude toward those who have encouraged me there.This will be the first time I've lived without film-review deadlines since, well... about 1997. … [Read more...]

Roger Ebert on “Les Miserables”

Roger Ebert, who missed out on some of the year's big Oscar-season releases, finally caught up with Les Misérables.What did he think?Well, let's just say I feel a little less lonely this morning. … [Read more...]