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October 24, 2020   |   Ithaca, NY

Review: Disney produces another dull remake

By | Sep 14, 2020

A live-action remake of its 1998 classic, Disney’s “Mulan” contains vibrant scenery, but this does not make up for the new film’s dull plot.

Striving for equity, Disney misses the mark again

By | Sep 10, 2020

The Walt Disney Co.’s reputation has been permanently marked by racial intolerance.

College-educated Youtubers share film knowledge with cinephiles

By | Aug 20, 2020

People love movies, and they love to explore what makes their favorite films tick.

Review: Beyoncé celebrates Black women through visual album

By | Aug 13, 2020

“Black Is King,” a visual album-film from Beyoncé, elevates Black female voices while loosely following the plot of “The Lion King.”

Review: Family film creates original and beautiful fantasy

By | Mar 30, 2020

Usually, epic tales of perilous adventure come with a degree of separation between the audience and the characters.

Plus-size characters are more than a joke

By | Mar 26, 2020

Plus–size people have a long, and frankly unfortunate, history in Hollywood and television.

Review: Kesha returns with playful pop album

By | Feb 12, 2020

Three years after the heartbreaking but liberating album “Rainbow,” Kesha returns to her free–spirited, party girl image in her fourth album, “High Road.” Kesha invites listeners to join her celebration of carefree attitude and love, but she is not afraid to reveal her sensitive side too.

Review: Cold doesn’t bother charming sequel

By | Dec 3, 2019

A chorus of singers chants a Norwegian song in harmony as Disney’s iconic Cinderella palace appears on the movie screen.

Review: “Dumbo” struggles to take flight

By | Apr 9, 2019

Disney’s live-action remakes have hit a rocky point as they adapt one of its more unusual characters in “Dumbo.” Directed by Tim Burton, “Dumbo” seeks to recreate the 1941 animated classic on a larger scale, and it succeeds occasionally, but not enough to distract from its lack of pizazz.

Review: Singles for the Week of 3/29

By | Mar 30, 2019

“Mi Persona Favorita”
Alejandro Sanz & Camila Cabello
Released March 28, 2019
Universal Music Spain
This collaboration between Spanish musician Alejandro Sanz and American pop star Camila Cabello is sweet and tender.

Artists of the 2000s return to satisfy millennial nostalgia

By | Mar 21, 2019

David Archuleta was just 16 when Americans fell in love with his smooth voice, fresh face and endearing disposition as the runner-up on the seventh season of “American Idol” in 2008.

‘Deja View’: ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’

By The Ithacan | Dec 4, 2018

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On this week’s “Deja View,” host Jake Leary is joined by Antonio Ferme and Liam Conway to talk about “Ralph Breaks the Internet,” a movie so good Jake nearly cried on set.