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Pirates of the Caribbean finally walks the plank

May 19, 2011

By Wren Culp Staff Writer/Webmaster Is two hours and 16 minutes a short runtime for a film? For the Pirates of the Caribbean series, it is. Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, the fourth and shortest installment in the very successful Disney franchise, I hate to say is boring and repetitive. Basically, Jack Sparrow needs to find...

Bynum, Lakers show classless exit against Mavs

May 8, 2011

By Wren Culp Staff Writer/Webmaster *UPDATE* (5/11/10) Andrew Bynum has been suspended for five games next year according the NBA for his flagrant foul on JJ Barea. Bynum was also fined $25,000 for removing his jersey as he exited the court. In those five games, Bynum will lose $702,272 ove...

Sidekick Radio Network: Senior Show

May 6, 2011

Show 19 by Sidekick Podcast...

Sidekick Radio Network Show 17

April 8, 2011

Sidekick Radio Network Show 17 by Sidekick Podcast...

Sucker Punch fails to produce a knockout

March 29, 2011

By Wren Culp Staff Writer Reality is a prison and only your mind can set you free. Everything your mind creates to escape reality, you control. But the question remains, can Sucker Punch control its own world? Sucker Punch follows the story of Baby Doll (Emily Browning), a girl locked away in an insane asylum after being frame...

Battle: Los Angeles invades theaters

March 11, 2011

By Wren Culp Staff Writer/Webmaster In a typical alien invasion movie, funky looking, intelligent creatures with cool weapons invade Earth for no discernible reason and start killing humans without warning. However, this is not the case for Battle: Los Angeles, as the aliens in the film have one goal in mind: colonization. Battl...

Sidekick Radio Network: Spring Break Edition

March 11, 2011

Sidekick Radio Network: Spring Edition by Sidekick Podcast...

Depp tangos with Rango

March 3, 2011

By Wren Culp Staff Writer/Webmaster What do you get when you cross an emotionally confused pet lizard, the vast Mojave desert, slick animation and a adrenaline pumping score from Hans Zimmer? You get Rango. Rango is the story of a small lizard (Johnny Depp) who is trying to fit in with his surroundings, both literally and figuratively. A wa...

Unknown: a horrible case of déjà vu

February 18, 2011

By Wren Culp Staff Writer/Web Mananger Oh, what a career Liam Neeson has had. Going from being a fork-lift operator to a considerable actor, Neeson has soared into the spotlight with countless hits like Schindler’s List and Taken, and now he has returned to the big screen with his latest movie, Un...

Prepare for a roller coaster ride with “Black Swan”

December 3, 2010

By Wren Culp Staff Writer Before I get started, I want to warn people that this film is not for everybody. This is not a “friday night with friends” film. This film is out there, off the walls and a lot of film to comprehend. I’ve seen my fair share of films in my short life. I’ve seen classics to rom-com...

ACCIO! Harry Potter blasts its way back into theaters

November 28, 2010

By Wren Culp Staff Writer It’s hard to believe that the “Potter world” was created on the corner of a napkin by author J.K. Rowling. To start on a napkin and end as one of the greatest grossing film series of all time is pretty unbelievable, and the conclusion to the saga will definitel...