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April 5, 2020   |   Ithaca, NY

Review: “Locke & Key” weighed down with teen drama

By | Feb 19, 2020

Who hasn’t wondered about that creepy house down the road?

Review: Jumbled narrative creates chaos in bizarre thriller

By | Feb 18, 2020

Director Jeff Baena’s Sundance Film Festival entry “Horse Girl” is a bizarre experience that tackles difficult topics, including mental health, with a unique twist.

Review: Show promotes sticky pseudoscience

By | Feb 4, 2020

“The Goop Lab” is a bizarre look into Gwyneth Paltrow’s notoriously misleading lifestyle and beauty brand, Goop.

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.