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January 26, 2020   |   Ithaca, NY

Review: Christmas charm is absent in bland romantic comedy

By | Nov 19, 2019

Movies like “Love, Actually,” “Valentine’s Day” and “New Year’s Eve” make it seem like the best way to tell a holiday story is through a large ensemble cast and a collection of different storylines that satisfyingly connect at the end. 

Review: Seth Meyers stand-up special is fresh and comedic

By | Nov 18, 2019

Seth Meyers’ stand-up comedy Netflix special, “Lobby Baby,” is light-hearted and genuinely funny.

Review: Second season has apocalyptic flaws

By | Nov 13, 2019

Written by British actress Charlie Covell, “The End of the F***ing World” season one was an uncomplicated and charming look at the romance between two angsty teenagers.

Review: Documentary blazes with intriguing storytelling

By | Nov 11, 2019

“I said, ‘I’m not going to die today.’ I said, ‘Today is not my day,’” a young girl tells the camera just a few minutes into the Netflix documentary “Fire in Paradise.” She can’t be over 10 years old, yet the way she articulates her experience escaping a raging wildfire makes her seem older.

Review: Netflix comedy doubles down on characterization

By | Oct 29, 2019

What’s better than one Paul Rudd?

Review: “Insatiable” is a bizarre romp through society’s toxicity

By | Oct 23, 2019

“Insatiable” is a wild and satirical Netflix series.

Review: Characters win by a landslide in new show

By | Oct 7, 2019

The Netflix series “The Politician” constructs an outlandish and extravagant satirical world in which a campaign for student body president is marred with lies, scandal and even assassination attempts.

Review: Unlikable characters doom “Tall Girl” to mediocrity

By | Sep 30, 2019

Being a 16-year-old girl can be hard, especially with the crippling insecurities that come with growing up.

Review: New Netflix show highlights unbelievable cultural truths

By | Sep 24, 2019

Only 230 out of every 1,000 sexual assaults are reported to the police, according to the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network.

Review: Netflix anime is clear and melodic

By | Sep 9, 2019

“Carole & Tuesday” is an anime Netflix series that depicts the music industry in the futuristic world of Alba City, Mars.

Review: Netflix’s “13 Reasons Why'” has killer dramatic presence

By | Sep 2, 2019

“13 Reasons Why” is a thrilling Netflix series about life, death, truth and lies.

Review: Show’s feminist message lost in its comedy

By | Aug 28, 2019

“GLOW,” which stands for “Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling,” uses a fictional portrayal of ’80s televised women’s wrestling to explore the complex lives of a diverse group of female characters.