If there is one person who looked Hollywood dead in the eye without flinching, it was Roger Ebert!
There isn't a man, woman, or child in the film industry who was immune to a thumbs down when it was warranted!!
Roger adored movies, though, and it showed.
His enduring passion and elegant honesty earned him the respect of colleagues and filmmakers alike — even those he occasionally skewered in a bad review!!
And absolutely no one is surprised that Hollywood's biggest names are already showering the man who passed just hours ago with beautiful and well-deserved eulogies.