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Review: Winter 2022–23 movie and album releases

Damien Chazelle, Guillermo del Toro and SZA are among the directors and artists who released new projects during the 2022-2023 winter season.


Review: Steven Spielberg finds the beauty in his early memories

By | Dec 6, 2022

“The Fabelmans” shines a light on Steven Spielberg’s childhood, providing an honest look behind the curtain into where his love of movies began.


Review: “Black Panther” sequel pays beautiful tribute

By | Nov 29, 2022

The sequel to the hit Marvel film “Black Panther” works as both an entertaining comic book film and a beautiful tribute to the late Chadwick Boseman.


Review: New DC comic book film is buried in superhero tropes

By | Nov 2, 2022

One of the only highlights of “Black Adam,” a comic book movie buried in tropes, is the moral question it poses about what it means to be a hero.


Review: Newest Marvel show falls short of expectations

By | Oct 24, 2022

“She-Hulk: Attorney at Law” sees Marvel Studios trying out a new genre: the sitcom. However, it ends up leaving viewers unfulfilled by its conclusion.


Review: Horror reboot retains horrific themes of original

By | Oct 19, 2022

After the recent releases of “Scream” and “Prey,” “Hellraiser is yet another classic franchise that has been reinvigorated.


Review: Vietnam war film fails to capitalize on themes

By | Oct 12, 2022

Academy Award-winner Peter Farrelly, mostly known for “Green Book,” imbues his latest film with the same sappy plotting and screenplay.


Review: “X” prequel makes big bloody splash

By | Sep 27, 2022

“Pearl” cements Ti West’s “X” franchise as one to watch closely, with Mia Goth portraying the terrifying titular role perfectly.


Review: New horror creation shocks audiences

By | Sep 20, 2022

In the thrillingly unpredictable new horror movie “Barbarian,” two strangers find themselves stuck in a house full of secrets together.


Column: Spider-Man re-release disrespects fans

By | Sep 14, 2022

Sony’s recent re-release of “Spider-Man: No Way Home” is just one recent example of studios disrespecting fans with lazy, money-milking content.


IC chemist uses cooking to promote diversity

By | Sep 7, 2022

Honey and dried guajillo chiles was the dish that Daisy Rosas Vargas, assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry at Ithaca College, prepared in an episode of the “Chemists in the Kitchen.”


Review: Action-packed “Beast” falters in execution

By | Aug 29, 2022

The Idris Elba-led action movie “Beast” entertains, but fails to leave a lasting impression once the story is over.