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October 17, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Review: Sci-fi thriller lives up to genre expectations

By | Apr 13, 2017

“Life” has all of the characteristics of a typical alien horror movie, and that is both a blessing and a curse.

Deja View: ‘Get Out’ and social commentary in horror films

By | Mar 1, 2017

In this week’s episode of Deja View, Assistant Life & Culture Editor Jake Leary sits down with Staff Writer Aidan Lentz to discuss his review of “Get Out.” Then, Jake and Aidan discuss the long history of cultural commentary in the horror genre and the lack of smart horror in mainstream Hollywood films.

Review: Shyamalan recaptures old identity with ‘Split’

By | Jan 29, 2017

M. Night Shyamalan’s latest thriller, “Split,” is a return to form for the famously maligned director of “The Last Airbender” and “After Earth.”

Review: ‘Ouija: Origin of Evil’ relies on feeble jump scares

By | Oct 31, 2016

“Ouija: Origin of Evil” attempts to go beyond flashy style, establishing complex, human relationships that are lacking in much of modern cinema.

Haunted forest walk brings nightmares to life

By | Oct 26, 2015

With Halloween fast approaching, things are about to get scary on campus during a five-day, haunted walk in the woods created in part by an Ithaca College student.

Review: Horror flick spooks with reality-bending illusions

By | Apr 16, 2014

Horror film “Oculus” brings the scares with mind-bending scenarios.

Review: ‘Paranormal Activity 4’ lacks creativity

By | Nov 1, 2012

When it comes to horror, less is usually more. And with the “Paranormal Activity” series, it is apparently so much more that it has prompted the release of a fourth movie.

Conventional ideas damage sci-fi story

By | Sep 14, 2011

“Apollo 18” takes elements from every horror movie with that handheld-camera look in the past decade and sends them to the moon in a new sci-fi thriller that fails to launch.