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Seasons:
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Release Date:
13 September 1986 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
Chicago critics Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert rate new movies with a thumbs up, or a thumbs down. Full summary »
Awards:
Nominated for 5 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 5 nominations See more »
NewsDesk:
(473 articles)
Premieres galore at Sydney Film Festival
 (From IF.com.au. 5 May 2015, 5:40 PM, PDT)

The Water Diviner leads Oz critics awards contenders
 (From IF.com.au. 3 February 2015, 7:40 PM, PST)

The film critics who turned to filmmaking
 (From Den of Geek. 22 January 2015, 8:46 AM, PST)

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The world has lost a great critic! See more (24 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 2 of 24)

Roger Ebert ... Himself - Host / ... (257 episodes, 1986-2006)

Gene Siskel ... Himself - Host / ... (187 episodes, 1986-1999)
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Series Directed by
Michael B. Wall (9 episodes, 2008)
Don DuPree (5 episodes, 1996-1999)
 
Series Produced by
David Plummer .... supervising producer / assistant producer / ... (143 episodes, 1999-2008)
Annie Porter .... coordinating producer (10 episodes, 2008-2009)
Pamela Wessmann .... associate producer (9 episodes, 2008)
Stuart Cleland .... associate producer / executive producer (4 episodes, 1996-1999)
Andrea Gronvall .... producer (4 episodes, 1996-1999)
Carie Lovstad .... associate producer (3 episodes, 1996-1998)
Larry Dieckhaus .... executive producer (2 episodes, 1996)
Janet LaMonica .... assistant producer (2 episodes, 1996)
David Kodeski .... assistant producer (1 episode, 1999-2007)

Don DuPree .... executive producer (unknown episodes, 2003)
 
Series Original Music by
JJ Lee (50 episodes, 2008-2009)
Christopher Lord (50 episodes, 2008-2009)

David Feldestein (unknown episodes)
 
Series Editorial Department
Greg Connors .... colorist (unknown episodes, 1986)
 
Series Other crew
Sara Martin .... production assistant (9 episodes, 2008)
Katie Muren .... production assistant (9 episodes, 2008)
Lauren Willems .... production assistant (4 episodes, 2005-2006)
Janet LaMonica .... production coordinator (2 episodes, 1998-1999)

Barbara Warren .... publicist (unknown episodes)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Siskel & Ebert & the Movies" - USA (original title)
"At the Movies" - USA (new title)
"Ebert & Roeper" - International (English title) (new title)
"Ebert & Roeper and the Movies" - USA (new title)
"Roger Ebert & the Movies" - USA (new title)
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Runtime:
30 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
After Gene Siskel's death, from 1999 to 2000, several movie critics appeared as guest co-hosts, until Richard Roeper (who also appeared as a guest co-host for several episodes) became Siskel's permanent replacement.See more »
Quotes:
Roger Ebert:New on video this week; Reese Witherspoon and Mark Ruffalo in "Just Like Heaven" which got two thumbs up. "Doom," with The Rock, which got two thumbs down, and the Oscar nominated "Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit" which was loved by just about everyone in the world, including me, but you know Richard, it seems like only yesterday...
[flashes back to when they reviewed the movie for the first time four months ago]
Roger Ebert:No, no, no, no, no. You can't! You can not... you can *not*... you can *not* give this movie thumbs down!
[...]
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7 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
The world has lost a great critic!, 21 February 1999
Author: Andrew Chan from Atlanta, GA

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.

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