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February 23, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

‘Deja View’: ‘Overlord’

By The Ithacan | Nov 25, 2018

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On this week’s “Deja View” Jake Leary brings in Colin Tessier and Liam Conway to talk about “Overlord.” The World War II zombie movie disappoints Jake and leaves Colin and Liam lost for words.

‘Deja View’: The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’

By The Ithacan | Nov 6, 2018

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On this week’s episode of “Deja View,” host Jake Leary sits down with staff writer Liza Gillespie and Ithaca College screenwriting student Sean Murphy to complain about “The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.” Much to the trio’s disappointment, Netflix’s take on the teenage witch doesn’t capture the magic of the character.

‘Deja View’: ‘Halloween’ — Spooky, scary, slasher spectacular

By The Ithacan | Oct 31, 2018

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On an extra spooky episode of “Deja View,” host Jake Leary is joined by Life and Culture Editor Kara Bowen and Sports Editor Dani Pluchinsky to talk about the most recent “Halloween” movie and over excitedly discuss their favorite slasher franchises.

‘Deja View’: Netflix’s ‘Big Mouth’

By The Ithacan | Oct 22, 2018

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On a slightly more inappropriate episode of Deja View, Jake Leary, staff writer Natalie Newman and “We Need to Talk” host Sophia Adamucci discuss “Big Mouth,” Netflix’s most profane and provocative animated series.

‘Deja View’: ‘A Star is Born’

By The Ithacan | Oct 16, 2018

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On this episode of Deja View, host Jake Leary is joined by Staff Writers Natalie Newman and Liza Gillespie to talk about the fourth version of “A Star is Born.” The 2018 version updates the story but doesn’t do enough to avoid the problematic tropes of previous iterations.

Deja View: ‘Pacific Rim: Uprising’

By The Ithacan | Mar 26, 2018

“Deja View” host Jake Leary sits down with Staff Writers Liam Conway and Liza Gillespie to talk about “Pacific Rim: Uprising.” In a surprisingly on-topic episode, the trio highlight the tonal inconsistencies and plot elements that make “Uprising” inferior to the 2013 original.

Review: New Marvel blockbuster not quite ‘Strange’ enough

By | Nov 23, 2016

“Doctor Strange” meets expectations but does not exceed them. Marvel can’t be afraid to make bold choices, to be unusual — to be strange.

Review: Tom Hanks’ ‘Inferno’ fails to spark interest in viewers

By | Nov 12, 2016

“Inferno” leaves one question in the viewer’s mind: Why? Why did this adventure need to happen? Why do any of these characters matter?

Review: Netflix documentary ’13TH’ spawns racial discussions

By | Nov 4, 2016

One of the strongest qualities about “13TH” is its reckoning with a history that has consistently sought ways to oppress black Americans.

Review: ‘The Girl on the Train’ plot teeters off the tracks

By | Oct 25, 2016

Overall, viewers looking for their next sexy-thriller fix should just stay home and read the book.

Review: Hodgepodge of mystery themes spoil Tim Burton’s film

By | Oct 18, 2016

The abilities of the Peculiars are a convoluted mess of special effects: They look flashy, but they come across as cheap plot devices.

Review: Ron Howard’s ‘The Beatles: Eight Days a Week’ shines

By | Oct 4, 2016

Ron Howard’s documentary about the Beatles’ touring years expresses the wild energy and enthusiasm of John, Paul, George and Ringo.