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May 28, 2020   |   Ithaca, NY

Review: Big budget fails to save box office bomb

By | Sep 15, 2015

“The Transporter Refueled” will leave viewers disappointed with the execution of what could have been a well-made thriller.

Review: New album signifies fresh start for Leona Lewis

By | Sep 15, 2015

“I Am” is representative of Lewis’ transition from one record label to the next — an empowering journey about fulfilling her potential as an artist, while escaping the clutches of her former label.

Review: Coffeehouse and country tunes come together in Jewel’s latest

By | Sep 15, 2015

“Picking Up the Pieces” is raw and emotional, with a moving level of honesty and simplicity. The blending of coffeehouse and country music is skillfully done and is sure to please old and new fans alike.

Review: Stellar portrayal of sisterhood drives film

By | Sep 9, 2015

“Mistress America” is atypical but still accessible, humorous but still serious and absolutely a must-see.

Review: Iron Maiden stays true to heavy-metal roots

By | Sep 8, 2015

“The Book of Souls” is quintessential heavy metal: loud, piercing vocals; dueling, lengthy electric guitar solos; and tales of death and the end of the world.

Review: Oh Wonder stuns with debut album

By | Sep 8, 2015

The songs on “Oh Wonder” are hauntingly beautiful, and the musical chemistry between the two is undeniable.

Review: “Straight Outta Compton” maintains grit and honesty in telling the story of N.W.A.

By | Sep 8, 2015

Both diehard N.W.A. fans and general audience members will greatly appreciate the direction Gray chose to tell the group’s inspiring story — one that reveals the history of music’s greatest legends and how far they went to speak the truth.

Review: “The End of the Tour” driven by beauty of conversation

By | Sep 2, 2015

“The End of the Tour” provides viewers with an insight into one of the most realized, troubled and intelligent literary minds of the 20th century.

Review: Pop sounds a satisfying listen

By | Sep 2, 2015

Jepsen has created a truly great pop record — one that moves quickly and vivaciously.

Review: Old and new sounds create beautiful blend of music

By | Sep 2, 2015

“Beauty Behind the Madness” is an impressive album, featuring powerful lyrics and diverse but unified sounds.

Review: Weak, jumbled plotline fails to keep interest

By | Sep 2, 2015

“We Are Your Friends” is a complete mess of plot, character and structure that directorial style could not mask.

Review: Stylish spy film thrives with retro charm

By | Aug 25, 2015

“The Man from U.N.C.L.E.” takes an interesting premise with enjoyable characters who have fun with all of the scenarios into which they can find themselves thrown.