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August 21, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Reviews from the summer season

Ithacan writers review a selection of summer’s biggest blockbusters and most complicated arthouse films.

Review: ‘The Last Jedi’ is a force to be reckoned with

By | Dec 20, 2017

“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” still contains what fans love: the Force, lightsabers and the beloved characters, but it utilizes them in variety of new ways.

Review: Wonderful film is entertaining and educational

By | Dec 2, 2017

Auggie not only survives but learns to thrive in fifth grade. He embodies the film’s tagline, “Why blend in when you were born to stand out.”

Review: Comics for the week of 10/4

By , | Oct 5, 2017

“Batman: White Knight #1”
Written and Drawn by Sean Murphy
Hell hath no fury like a Joker scorned.

Review: Iconic sequel ‘awakens’ nostalgic ‘Star Wars’ fans

By | Jan 2, 2016

With deep characters and a nostalgic plot, “The Force Awakens” pays respect to the previous “Star Wars” films and creates intrigue about the future of the “Star Wars” franchise, but it plays it a bit safe.

Q&A: Ithaca College professor recreates ‘Star Wars’ with miniature felt figures

By | Apr 1, 2015

“Epic Yarns” features illustrations of original needle-felt versions of iconic characters including Luke Skywalker, Darth Vader and Chewbacca.