Highest Rated Titles With Roger Ebert
- Movies or TV
6. The Cinema Snob (2007– )
A high-brow art critic takes a look at films below mainstream. He looks at lesser known titles in the categories of pornography, exploitation, low budget independent, and overly violent. If... See full summary »
11. At the Movies (1982–1986)
30 min | Talk-Show
The show that made Siskel and Ebert famous. These two Chicago-based movie critics sit around and review movies, giving either "Thumbs up" or "Thumbs down." Noted for the good-natured ... See full summary »
12. The Incredibly Strange Film Show (1988–1989)
45 min | Documentary
This show is a series of documentaries focusing on the world of psychotronic movies. Episodes focus on the lives of such diverse filmakers as Hershell Gordon Lewis, Saim Raimi, Doris ... See full summary »
Late Night with David Letterman (1982–1993)
Episode dated 21 February 1992
Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
Writers: Rob Burnett, Jill Davis, Spike Feresten, Joe Furey, Larry Jacobson, Ken Keeler, David Letterman, Gerard Mulligan, Steve O'Donnell, Maria Pope, Adam Resnick, Paul Simms, Steve Young | Director: Hal Gurnee | Stars: David Letterman, Roger Ebert, Chris Elliott, Bruce Kapler
The Critic (1994–1995)
Siskel & Ebert & Jay & Alice
TV-14 | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama
Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert break up their partnership as movie critics, and each of them considers Jay as a potential replacement for the other.
Saturday Night Live (1975– )
TV-PG | Comedy, Music
The host for the episode is Chevy Chase (his third appearance as host), and the musical guest is Queen. The skits for this episode are as follows: Chevy Chase announces from a TV screen ... See full summary »
Writers: Paul Barrosse, Barry W. Blaustein, Robin Duke, Ellen L. Fogle, Nate Herman, Tim Kazurinsky, Andrew Kurtzman, Eddie Murphy, Pamela Norris, Margaret Oberman, Joe Piscopo, David Sheffield, Andrew Smith, Bob Tischler, Tracy Tormé, Eliot Wald | Director: Dave Wilson | Stars: Chevy Chase, Robin Duke, Mary Gross, Brad Hall
20. Encounters at the End of the World (2007)
G | 99 min | Documentary
Film-maker Werner Herzog travels to the McMurdo Station in Antarctica, looking to capture the continent's beauty and investigate the characters living there.
27. Chicago Filmmakers on the Chicago River (1998)
77 min | Documentary
"Chicago Filmmakers on the Chicago River" is an independent documentary film that reviews the careers of movie makers indigenous to Chicago. The filmmakers are interviewed aboard an amusing... See full summary »
Early Edition (1996–2000)
PG | Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Gary is concerned when his paper arrives and he finds the cat is sick. An opportune ad in the paper leads him to a particular veterinarian. Gary forms a friendship with the vet's mother who needs help.
29. Early Edition (1996–2000)
PG | 60 min | Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
His name is Gary Hobson. He gets tomorrow's newspaper today. He doesn't know how. He doesn't know why. All he knows is when the early edition hits his doorstep, he has twenty-four hours to set things right.
30. Late Night with David Letterman (1982–1993)
60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
David Letterman hosted this popular late-night comedy/talk-show. Often, Dave would go on location or to the phone lines to play pranks. Some famous features of the show include the "Top Ten... See full summary »
32. It Conquered Hollywood! The Story of American International Pictures (2001 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary
A 60-minute salute to American International Pictures. Entertainment lawyer Samuel Z. Arkoff founded AIP (then called American Releasing Corporation) on a $3000 loan in 1954 with his ... See full summary »
Great Performances (1971– )
Chuck Jones: Extremes and In-Betweens - A Life in Animation
90 min | Biography, Drama, Music
The life and works of a legendary animator.
TV-14 | 86 min | Documentary
From 1970-1977, six low budget films shown at midnight transformed the way we make and watch films.
36. Dead Teenager Movie (2006 Video)
Not Rated | 25 min | Short
DEAD TEENAGER MOVIE is a short-format documentary examining a specific sub-genre of teen slasher films; namely the Dead Teenager Movie - a term coined by movie critic, Roger Ebert. Through ... See full summary »
40. You Can't Do That! The Making of 'A Hard Day's Night' (1995 Video)
62 min | Documentary, Music
Thirty years after A Hard Day's Night, its producer, director, writer and others describe its making. United Artists Records came to Walter Shenson, asking him to produce a movie so UA ... See full summary »
42. Tarnation (2003)
Unrated | 88 min | Documentary, Biography
Filmmaker Jonathan Caouette's documentary on growing up with his schizophrenic mother -- a mixture of snapshots, Super-8, answering machine messages, video diaries, early short films, and more -- culled from 19 years of his life.
43. The Late Late Show with Tom Snyder (1995–1998)
60 min | Talk-Show
Sometimes brash, often funny and always interesting, Tom Snyder interviews one or two famous persons every night while trying to get to the bottom of what makes them tick and how they came to be who they are now.
44. Clarkworld (2009)
ClarkWORLD is an inside look into the life and tragic death of famed film Director, Bob Clark. This biographical story is told from the people that knew him the best, and at times is ... See full summary »
Ebert Presents: At the Movies (2010– )
Ignatiy Vishnevetsky and Christy Lemire review new films opening this week. In this episode, Christy and Ignatiy review 'No Strings Attached', 'The Company Men', 'The Way Back', 'The ... See full summary »
46. Sam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade (2004 TV Movie)
TV-14 | 89 min | Documentary
Spattered with blood and controversy, Sam Peckinpah's Westerns revolutionized their genre. SAM PECKINPAH'S WEST: LEGACY OF A HOLLYWOOD RENEGADE goes in search of the man behind these ... See full summary »
47. Billy Baxter Presents Diary of the Cannes Film Festival with Rex Reed (1980 TV Movie)
52 min | Documentary
An eye-opening documentary that reveals the behind-the-scenes partying and plotting at one of the most memorable festivals in Cannes' storied history.
Writers: Kathleen Carroll, Charles Champlin, Roger Ebert, Molly Haskell, Eleanor Perry, Rex Reed, Andrew Sarris, Alexander Walker | Director: Iain Johnstone | Stars: Anouk Aimée, Samuel Z. Arkoff, Lucie Arnaz, Bruce Beresford
Saturday Night Live (1975– )
SNL Film Festival
TV-PG | Comedy, Music
Sketches include Halloween Party Cold Open, Vincent Price, Paranormal, Frankenstein Bumper, Amusement Park, Digital Short: Firelight, Weekend Update (Featuring Bill As Stefon, Bride Of ... See full summary »
Writers: James Belushi, Andy Breckman, Billy Crystal, Larry David, James Downey, Christopher Guest, Rich Hall, Nate Herman, Kevin Kelton, Andrew Kurtzman, Margaret Oberman, Rob Riley, Herbert Sargent, Harry Shearer, Martin Short, Andrew Smith, Bob Tischler, Eliot Wald | Director: Dave Wilson | Stars: James Belushi, Billy Crystal, Mary Gross, Christopher Guest
49. The Unknown Known (2013)
PG-13 | 103 min | Documentary
Former United States Secretary of Defense, Donald Rumsfeld, discusses his career in Washington D.C. from his days as a congressman in the early 1960s to planning the invasion of Iraq in 2003.
50. X-Rated (2004 TV Mini-Series)
60 min | Documentary
A history of movies which have been certified with adult ratings by the British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) from 1951 when the 'X' Certificate was invented, right up until the present day of '18' and 'R18'.