Life Itself

Director: Steve James Run Time: 120 min. Rating: R

Filmmaker Steve James chronicles the life of film critic Roger Ebert, especially his career highlights, his battle with alcohol, and his sometimes ruthless rivalry with fellow critic Gene Siskel.

“If you aren’t moved by Life Itself, you ought to have your heart examined.” ~ Ann Hornaday, Washington Post

“Movies help us think about who we are and how we live together. And as a movie, Life Itself is a heartfelt, clear-eyed tribute to a master.” ~ Alissa Wilkinson, Christianity Today

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