Siskel and Ebert: Theatrical Criticism

For decades Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert, two Chicago film critics, towered over American film criticism due to their popular syndicated show. While famously catty with one another, no one could argue with their passion for their subject or their encyclopedic knowledge of it. Slate provides some wonderful anecdotes about their fiery partnership in excerpts from a 50,000-word e-book first published in the Chicagoan.

The Original Frenemies: An oral history of Siskel and Ebert, 4.4.13