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Review: ‘Foxcatcher’ provides riveting character study

By | Jan 21, 2015

Directed by Bennett Miller, “Foxcatcher” stars Steve Carell as paranoid billionaire John du Pont and Channing Tatum as world-class wrestler Mark Schultz in a psychologically thrilling drama.


Review: Cumberbatch’s performance drives Turing biopic

By | Jan 15, 2015

Directed by Morten Tyldum and starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Kiera Knightly, “The Imitation Game” reveals the story of a little-known cryptographic genius punished for his homosexuality.


Review: Third installment of horror film delivers gory frights

By | Dec 13, 2014

Shot in the style of a home video, “V/H/S: Viral” continues a series of horror films with plenty of bloodshed and violence.


Review: Poor characterization takes laughs out of sequel

By | Dec 3, 2014

“Horrible Bosses 2” returns with the same humor from the first installment, however characterization falls flat.


Review: Performances fuel narrative in ‘Hunger Games’

By | Dec 3, 2014

“The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part I” makes a thrilling return to the dystopian world of Panem.


Students struggle to fund musical-comedy thesis film

By | Oct 8, 2014

“The Art of Adjustment,” a thesis film co-produced and directed by seniors Nick Stern and Jake Witterschein, is a musical comedy about a man who was sent to prison.


Santa sues sleigh in student-written production

By | Mar 26, 2014

After winning the David Ames Film Award, sophomore Mitchell Ward is turning his script, “Rudolph vs. Reese,” into a film.


Alumnus film producer returns for annual discussion

By | Mar 5, 2014

Hollywood film producer Dan Heffner ’78 made his annual visit to the college to meet with students and faculty.


Multicultural film festival to explore Israeli customs

By | Feb 26, 2014

Hillel at Ithaca College, the Jewish Studies Program, the Roy H. Park School of Communications and the Center for Academic Excellence will put on the Israel Film Festival March 1–2. The festival will feature three Israeli films: “The Flood,” “The Ballad for Weeping Spring” and “Garden of Eden.”


Professor’s debut novel converted into motion picture

By | Feb 5, 2014

“Ten Thousand Saints” by Eleanor Henderson, assistant professor of writing, is being turned into a feature film.


Review: Festival film succeeds with emotional performances

By | Sep 18, 2013

Actors in unconventional crime-drama deliver emotional depth.


Chasing Ice

By | Dec 12, 2012

In case you haven’t heard, “Chasing Ice” is the next big thing in environmental film.