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Screen Talk 4: from Sublime Ebert Doc 'Life Itself' to McCarthy's Ridiculous 'Tammy'

Photo of Anne Thompson By Anne Thompson | Thompson on Hollywood July 3, 2014 at 5:27PM

In our fourth Screen Talk podcast, Indiewire critic Eric Kohn and I debate the (dubious) merits of Melissa McCarthy's "Tammy"--is it a bad studio movie or a bad indie movie?--and admire the virtues of Steve James' end-of-life documentary about critic Roger Ebert, "Life Itself."
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Tammy struts her stuff.
Tammy struts her stuff.

In our fourth Screen Talk podcast, Indiewire critic Eric Kohn and I debate the (dubious) merits of Melissa McCarthy's "Tammy"--is it a bad studio movie or a bad indie movie?--and admire the virtues of Steve James' end-of-life documentary about critic Roger Ebert, "Life Itself."

This article is related to: Screen Talk, Melissa McCarthy, Roger Ebert (1942-2013), Steve James, Reviews, Reviews, Indiewire, Thompson on Hollywood


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