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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3 | unknown
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)

User Reviews:
HYSTERICAL! 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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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:
Richard Roeper:At least the thugs from "3000 Miles to Graceland" look like grown-up tough guys, unlike the teeny-bopper idols in "American Outlaws" who couldn't punch their way out of a casting call for a Gap commercial.See more »
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6 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
HYSTERICAL!, 20 September 2001
Author: jmcool5164

Why, Gene, why?!? You were the only critic with taste! You gotta love a guy who puts Kingpin on his top 10 list. Now, we have Roeper who makes this show funny because he hates just about everything. Then there's a hilariously funny argument between the two whenever there's a split decision. I make sure to tape it every week. Funny stuff.

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