December 1, 2020
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Review: DC offers a gritty look at the Clown Prince of Crime

By | Oct 22, 2019

In 2008, Christopher Nolan’s “The Dark Knight” changed the comic book movie genre forever.


Reviews from the summer season

Ithacan writers review a selection of summer’s biggest blockbusters and most complicated arthouse films.


Review: ‘Logan’ slices through comic book movie tradition

By | Mar 7, 2017

“Logan” balances violence, humor and emotion to create a realistic depiction of a man who has lost his will to live.


Deja View: ‘Lego Batman’ and Race in Hollywood

By | Feb 14, 2017

In the first part of this week’s episode of Deja View, Assistant Life & Culture Editor Jake Leary sits down with Staff Writer Silas White to discuss his review of “The Lego Batman Movie.” Then, Jake brings in Managing Editor Mary Ford and Ithaca College sophomore Jackson Donaldson to debate race in Hollywood as it relates to “La La Land.” Donaldson wrote in to The Ithacan to question the low score Ford gave “La La Land,” the frontrunner for Best Picture at the 2017 Academy Awards.


Ithacon speaker discusses female comic tropes

By | Apr 9, 2014

Kristiina Korpus ’13 gave a talk on April 5 at Ithacon discussing sexism in Japanese anime. Staff Writer Tylor Colby sat down with Korpus to further discuss her thoughts regarding female representation in comic books.


A week in photos — Mar. 7, 2013

By | Mar 7, 2013

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Comic convention carries crowd to Commons

By | Mar 6, 2013

The 38th Ithacon gathered comic book and cartoon enthusiasts of all generations to Funky Junk Ithaca on The Commons on March 3.


Audio Slideshow: Ithacon’s 38th Annual Convention

By | Mar 6, 2013

“Startrek: Deep Space 9” actor J.G. Hertzler spends time at the 38th annual Comic Book Collection of Ithaca, also known as Ithacon, and talks about his experience.