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‘Deja View’: Netflix’s ‘Big Mouth’

By The Ithacan | Oct 22, 2018

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On a slightly more inappropriate episode of Deja View, Jake Leary, staff writer Natalie Newman and “We Need to Talk” host Sophia Adamucci discuss “Big Mouth,” Netflix’s most profane and provocative animated series.

Review: ‘The Dragon Prince’ snags viewers’ hearts

By | Sep 30, 2018

Through its animation, story, humor, characters and cast, “The Dragon Prince” has snagged the hearts of many with its beautiful tale.

Review: Netflix’s “Next Gen” suffers from weak storytelling

By | Sep 16, 2018

The framework is there for a fairly decent and impactful storyline, but the script is peppered with awkward interactions and badly executed comic relief.

Review: ‘Sierra Burgess’ is a losing love story

By | Sep 11, 2018

Ultimately, the film tries and fails to add any nuance to the young adult rom-com conversation.

Professor’s documentary spotlights women in animation

By | Sep 2, 2018

“having worked in the broadcast industry for over a decade, I knew firsthand what it was like for women to be behind the scenes,” Guest said.

Review: Infantile, ineffective humor hurts Netflix original

By | Apr 4, 2018

With its unbearable humor and moronic lead characters, this vapid film deserves no acclaim or admiration.

Review: Superhero’s second season fails to live up to legacy

By | Mar 24, 2018

Meeting the incredibly high standard set by the first season of Marvel’s “Jessica Jones” was always an unattainable goal.

Deja View: ‘Jessica Jones’ season 2 — The ups and downs

By The Ithacan | Mar 22, 2018

“Deja View” host Jake Leary and Staff Writer Liza Gillespie discuss the highs and lows of “Jessica Jones” season 2, the wonders of David Tennant, the worst parts of “The Defenders,” and spoilers.

Deja View: The many problems with another Netflix movie — ‘Mute’

By The Ithacan | Mar 14, 2018

“Deja View” host Jake Leary and Staff Writer Charlie Musante try (and fail) to figure out what happens in Duncan Jones’ “Mute.”
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Deja View: Netflix’s new coming-of-age drama ‘Everything Sucks’

By The Ithacan | Feb 26, 2018

On this episode of “Deja View,” Jake Leary and returning guest Kara Bowen, assistant Life and Culture editor, discuss “Everything Sucks.” The pair break down the strengths and weaknesses of Netflix’s latest coming-of-age drama.

Review: ‘Everything Sucks’ explores awkward adolescent love

By | Feb 26, 2018

“Everything Sucks” is often messy and illogical, just like its adolescent characters. It’s not a smart series, but it’s a sweet one.

Review: Stylish cyberpunk series tells a scattered story

By | Feb 17, 2018

“Altered Carbon” tries to cram too much plot into too few episodes, trading stable storylines for pointless, plodding tangents.