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Roger Ebert (1942-2013)

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    R.I.P. Roger Ebert (1942-2013)

    This afternoon brings some heartbreaking, sad news, for anyone even remotely a fan of the movies or cinema in general. Legendary, groundbreaking and influential film critic, writer and author Roger Ebert has passed away at the age of 70.

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    Obit: Roger Ebert was a Superman

    Sad news. Roger Ebert has died of complications of cancer. The legendary and indefatigable Pulitzer-prize-winning film critic had announced Tuesday that he was taking a "leave of presence," per his journal on the Chicago Sun-Times. Since December he had been recovering in a Chicago rehab facility fr...

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    Roger Ebert Dies After Battle With Cancer

    I don't have many details yet -- and frankly all I want to do right now instead of finding them is to go in a quiet corner somewhere and cry for a while -- but the Chicago Sun-Times is reporting, both on Twitter and their website, that their film critic for more than forty years, Roger Ebert, has di...

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    Film Critic Roger Ebert Passes Away at Age 70

    Esteemed film critic Roger Ebert passed away at age 70 today, according to a report in the Chicago Sun-Times.

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    Roger Ebert Announces "Leave of Presence" Following Cancer Recurrence

    The Chicago Sun-Times critic also announced the launch of a new venture, Ebert Digital, and an upcoming Kickstarter for the return of "At the Movies."

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    Production Underway on Ebert Documentary

    Television rights to the film have also been acquired by CNN Films.

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    DEEP FOCUS: Mike Figgis' STORMY MONDAY, as reviewed by Roger Ebert

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