Friday, February 20, 2009

Ebert on Siskel

Precisely 10 years ago – on February 20, 1999 – Gene Siskel died at the age of 53. Here is some of Roger Ebert’s televised tribute to his departed friend:

4 comments:

Andrew said...

Ebert also wrote a very nice tribute over at his blog:

http://blogs.suntimes.com/ebert/2009/02/i_remember_gene.html

Undercover Black Man said...

^ Thanks for that.

Dan Coyle said...

Hearing his voice in that... there's a part of me that still can't believe he's gone. That still wonders what he'd think of Gladiator, or Matrix Revolutions, or Transformers the movie.

Though I can probably guess accurately.

dez said...

I'm going to cry.