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Seattle Pacific University film professor Todd Rendleman traveled to EbertfestRoger Ebert's annual film festival in Champaign-Urbanato speak about his new book, Rule of Thumb: Ebert at the Movies (Continuum). And now he travels here for this book, a critical analysis of Roger Ebert's 40+ years of writing on film. "Sharp and multi-faceted in its analysis, Rule of Thumb is an honorable appreciation of Roger Ebert as plainspoken, longstanding arbiter of what's good and bad in movies. Full of earned insights and refreshingly free of jargon, the book's illuminating reading ..." – Kathleen Murphy, MSN Movies.