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October 21, 2020   |   Ithaca, NY

Review: Murky direction mars Stewart’s film debut

By | Nov 19, 2014

Jon Stewart makes some distracting directing decisions in “Rosewater,” however, he still presents of thoughtful portrayal of journalist Maziar Bahari’s imprisonment.

Review: Stellar leads and sharp style propels ‘Interstellar’

By | Nov 11, 2014

Striking visuals compliment strong lead performances in Christopher Nolan’s new sci-fi offering.

Review: ‘Big Hero 6’ offers futuristic fun for entire family

By | Nov 11, 2014

Disney’s newest adventure is a computer-animated romp through the future.

Review: Satire and cinematography give wings to darkly funny ‘Birdman’

By | Nov 11, 2014

“Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)” follows an actor who was once a superhero hoping to make it big again, and likewise stars Michael Keaton, who is venturing into the superhero realm again, 25 years after his titular role in 1989’s “Batman,” this time from the perspective of an actor.

Review: Reeves returns to action stardom in ‘John Wick’

By | Nov 5, 2014

Despite some campy moments, “John Wick” proves itself as a refreshing action romp.

Review: Superb acting from Gyllenhaal fuels ‘Nightcrawler’

By | Nov 5, 2014

Though its pacing occasionally falters, “Nightcrawler” soars thanks to a powerful lead performance.

Review: Tale of campus controversy assesses race issues in ‘Dear White People’

By | Nov 5, 2014

While its message is often heavy-handed, “Dear White People” finds success in it’s social commentary.

Review: Unlikely true story of ‘Pride’ illuminates social issues

By | Oct 29, 2014

A well-crafted and humorous script fuel the unlikely true story of “Pride.”

Review: Director Reitman examines impact of social media in ‘Men, Women & Children’

By | Oct 29, 2014

Director Jason Reitman gives audiences a window into how technology impacts daily life in “Men, Women & Children.”

Review: War drama ‘Fury’ expertly renders carnage of battle

By | Oct 29, 2014

Gore and realism make David Ayer’s “Fury” a tough-to-watch, but important cinema experience.

Review: ‘The Judge’ fueled by stars Downey Jr. and Duvall

By | Oct 22, 2014

With a welcome blend of drama and comedy, “The Judge” dishes out lessons on both law and family.

Review: ‘Tracks’ delivers superb blend of drama and scenery

By | Oct 22, 2014

Visual splendor and an engaging narrative make “Tracks” a gripping cinematic venture.