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
Did You Know?
In May 1998, Gene Siskel
had surgery to remove a tumor from his brain. For several weeks he did the show via telephone from his hospital bed. See more
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