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February 26, 2020   |   Ithaca, NY

Review: Director’s detail captures history

By | Nov 13, 2013

“12 Years a Slave,” directed by Steve McQueen, gives an unflinching look at the horrors of slavery.

Review: Cannibal movie serves up tasty visuals

By | Nov 6, 2013

“We Are What We Are,” a horror movie about a cannibal family, delivers great acting and story.

Review: Empowering film breaks cultural norms

By | Nov 4, 2013

“Wadjda,” the first film completely shot in Saudi Arabia, tells the story of a girl defying gender-norms in conservative Saudi Arabia.

Review: Shockingly violent film boringly explores drug world

By | Oct 30, 2013

“The Counselor,” a film written by Cormac McCarthy, fails to live up to the author’s previous hit, “No Country for Old Men.”

Review: Cerebral drama lacks intensity

By | Oct 23, 2013

Three of the largest news media organizations in the world, The Guardian, Der Spiegel and The New York Times, communicate with one another, pressing for more time as they all prepare to publish the same story by their collective deadline.

Review: Gandolfini shines in final film foray

By | Oct 23, 2013

The recently deceased James Gandolfini was probably best known for his dramatic role in “The Sopranos,” but his comedy work in films like “In the Loop” was arguably just as good.

Review: Thriller blasts off with outstanding cast

By | Oct 9, 2013

“Gravity” gives spectacular visuals and equally impressive performances.

Review: Suspenseful drama arrests audiences

By | Sep 25, 2013

In intense thriller “Prisoners,” Jake Gyllenhaal and Hugh Jackman give some of the best performances of their careers.

Review: Austen romance struggles in rom-com

By | Sep 25, 2013

“Austenland” lacks the character depth and romance the real author was known for.

Review: Comedic cast creates compelling film

By | Sep 18, 2013

“In a World…” humorously explores the world of voice acting.

Review: Festival film succeeds with emotional performances

By | Sep 18, 2013

Actors in unconventional crime-drama deliver emotional depth.

Review: Action sequences sustain boring flick

By | Sep 11, 2013

Vin Diesel makes an unimpressive return to the “Chronicles of Riddick” series.