Siskel & Ebert (1986–2010)
"Siskel & Ebert & the Movies" (original title)

TV Series  |   |  Talk-Show
8.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.8/10 from 1,012 users  
Reviews: 24 user

Chicago critics Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert rate new movies with a thumbs up, or a thumbs down.

0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 22 titles
created 08 Apr 2013
 
a list of 34 titles
created 05 Mar 2014
 
a list of 915 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 41 titles
created 5 months ago
 
list image
a list of 127 titles
created 1 week ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Siskel & Ebert" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Siskel & Ebert (1986–2010)

Siskel & Ebert (1986–2010) on IMDb 8.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Siskel & Ebert.

User Polls

Episodes

Seasons


Years



3   2   1   Unknown  
2010   2009   2008   2007   2006   2005   … See all »
Nominated for 5 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 3 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Three girls come to Hollywood to make it big, but find only sex, drugs and sleaze.

Director: Russ Meyer
Stars: Dolly Read, Cynthia Myers, Marcia McBroom
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

An eye-opening documentary that reveals the behind-the-scenes partying and plotting at one of the most memorable festivals in Cannes' storied history.

Director: Iain Johnstone
Stars: Anouk Aimée, Samuel Z. Arkoff, Lucie Arnaz
Life Itself (2014)
Documentary | Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The life and career of the renowned film critic and social commentator, Roger Ebert.

Director: Steve James
Stars: Roger Ebert, Chaz Ebert, Gene Siskel
Up! (1976)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

This kicks off with the murder of one Adolf Schwartz (who bears a striking resemblance to another famous Adolf) by placing a ravenous piranha fish in his bathtub. Who did it? No-one knows ... See full summary »

Director: Russ Meyer
Stars: Edward Schaaf, Robert McLane, Elaine Collins
Man Push Cart (2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A night in the life of a former Pakistani rock star who now sells coffee from his push cart on the streets of Manhattan.

Director: Ramin Bahrani
Stars: Ahmad Razvi, Leticia Dolera, Charles Daniel Sandoval
56 Up (TV Movie 2012)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Director Michael Apted revisits the same group of British-born adults after a 7 year wait. The subjects are interviewed as to the changes that have occurred in their lives during the last seven years.

Directors: Michael Apted, Paul Almond
Stars: Michael Apted, Bruce Balden, Jacqueline Bassett
The Critic (1994–1995)
Animation | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Jay Sherman is a New York film critic who has to review films he doesn't like for a living.

Stars: Jon Lovitz, Nancy Cartwright, Christine Cavanaugh
Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Two film critics review newly-released films, while the renowned critic Roger Ebert presents his own reviews voiced by guest readers.

Stars: Christy Lemire, Roger Ebert, Ignatiy Vishnevetsky
Sneak Previews (1975–1996)
Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Two critics review films both old and new.

Stars: Roger Ebert, Gene Siskel, Jeffrey Lyons
At the Movies (1982–1986)
Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

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 »

Stars: Roger Ebert, Gene Siskel, Elva Poznanski
Richard Roeper & the Movies (TV Series 2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Stars: Richard Roeper, Tom Cruise, Cameron Diaz
Super Bowl XLI (TV Movie 2007)
Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The NFC champion Chicago Bears and the AFC champion Indianapolis Colts meet for the championship of the National Football League.

Director: Mike Arnold
Stars: Joseph Addai, Bernard Berrian, Antoine Bethea
Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
...
 Himself - Host / ... (258 episodes, 1986-2010)
...
 Himself - Host / ... (189 episodes, 1986-2010)
Edit

Storyline

Film critics Michael Phillips of the Chicago Tribune and A.O. Scott of the New York Times give their opinions on the latest new releases. The films are reviewed with the classifications 'See It', 'Skip It', or 'Rent It'. They also make suggestions as to excellent films they recommend for renting on video. Written by Joe Fiore

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Talk-Show

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

13 September 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

At the Movies  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Ebert hired Roeper as a guest critic based on his wife, Chaz Ebert's recommendation. According to Ebert, after Roeper's appearance, every member of the crew told Ebert to hire him. Ebert also considered two other guest critics but neither of them wanted to move to Chicago. See more »

Quotes

[reviewing "Leonard Part 6"]
Roger Ebert: Maybe at some point there was an original inspiration for a good comedy here, I don't know. They certainly were not reluctant to spend a lot of money looking ridiculous in this movie and sometimes that works, but not this time. The whole movie is a mess, and even though Cosby has disowned it, he cannot escape all the blame. I don't think so. In one scene, his twenty-year old daughter brings home a sixty-six-year old man that she wants to marry. Cosby is appalled; ...
See more »

Connections

Referenced in They Live (1988) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

The world has lost a great critic!
21 February 1999 | by (Atlanta, GA) – See all my reviews

Gene Siskel's death is the death of a major movie advertising tradition. What will happen to the thumbs? I love the show and think the two guys are so intelligent and I hear another guy will take Siskel's place. It won't be the same.


7 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Your top 10 movies of the decade... marinersfanfromny
Roger Ebert presents At the Movies to air in Janurary, 2011. hectorferjr2
Overall Positive federeragassi
Who do you usually agree with? Dash_Rendar
So what happens to the website? kmcleod-2
I think that Siskel was a little harsh on Disney features. SonictheBandicoot
Discuss Siskel & Ebert (1986) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page