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Accuracy • Independence • Integrity

July 10, 2020   |   Ithaca, NY

Review: Documentary opens discussion on transgender representation

By | Jul 8, 2020

“Disclosure” is a helpful tool for educating its audience about the often harmful portrays of transgender people in popular Hollywood media.

Review: Long-awaited book lacks informative story

By | Jul 4, 2020

When John Bolton announced he was writing a book about his experience as national security adviser, pandemonium ensued.

Bridgers is faultless in soul-bearing second album

By | Jun 29, 2020

Phoebe Bridgers is exceptional as ever in “Punisher,” her second album following the fantastic “Stranger in the Alps” from 2017.

Review: Spike Lee film combines past and present

By | Jun 20, 2020

Spike Lee’s latest film, “Da 5 Bloods” strings together fact and fiction to create a documentary-like film.

Review: Drama’s final season reaches impactful end

By | Jun 19, 2020

The final season of “13 Reason Why” pushes through the show’s controversial history to deliver an emotional conclusion.

Review: Prequel builds on “Hunger Games” gruesome history

By | Jun 17, 2020

Author Suzanne Collins explores President Coriolanus Snow, the villain from the original series, in a prequel set 64 years before “The Hunger Games.”

Review: Lady Gaga sets personal struggles to dance music

By | Jun 12, 2020

In her new album “Chromatica”, Lady Gaga sings about facing her struggles with mental and physical health and accepting her flaws.

Review: Animated series emphasizes compelling characters

By | Jun 11, 2020

In its final season, “She-Ra and the Princesses of Power” wraps up the five-season-long series with a firm commitment to the strong characters that define the show.

Review: Slapstick comedy film flies off course

By | Jun 7, 2020

While “The Lovebirds” is brimming with writing comedic and real chemistry from the main actors, the overall plot sometimes falls flat.

Review: Country album reflects on current politics

By | Jun 7, 2020

The Indigo Girls’ latest album tackles the current political scene and growing up as an LGBT youth in the American south.

Review: Humor and reflection drives Beastie Boys documentary

By | Jun 4, 2020

Spike Jonze, who directed the sci-fi romance film “Her,” brings his experimental filmmaking technique to “Beastie Boys Story.”

Review: Progressive love story is too predictable

By | Jun 2, 2020

“The Half of It” is a coming of age film that explores the complex nature of relationships, but its overuse of character archetypes and cliche plot devices make it unbelievable.