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‘Detective Pikachu’ brings a furry friend to the big screen

‘Detective Pikachu’ brings a furry friend to the big screen

Kristen Choi, Staff Writer

May 29, 2019

The world’s favorite yellow rodent finally made his electrifying live-action debut in “Pokémon Detective Pikachu”. Based on the 2016 game of the same name, the film explores a Pokémon universe with references to prior video games such as Pokémon Red Version and the long-running anime Pokémon. ...

‘Klingon’ to ‘Star Trek’

‘Klingon’ to ‘Star Trek’

Marlena Granieri, Staff Writer

June 5, 2013

Summer’s off to a great start with hot men in space. “Star Trek: Into Darkness” is emerging into the light to shine with great passion and a whole lot of stress. “Star Trek” is a world famous series that started in the 1960s, and is filled with intense action and strong relationships. “Star...

‘Breaking Dawn: Part 1’ movie review

November 18, 2011

by Sydnie Parker, A&E Editor “Breaking Dawn: Part 1,” the fourth installment in the now hugely popular “Twilight” series, can be best compared  to an extremely cheap buffet:  mix some sub-par acting, enough dramatic pauses to put a soap opera to shame, and just the right amount of shirtless men to make the preteens in the theater wet t...

Drive is Nonstop Fun

September 29, 2011

By: Jacob Hirsohn Staff Writer Movie: Drive Grade: A+ Since I saw “Drive” on it’s opening night on Sept. 16, I have been talking about it pretty much nonstop. A lot of people have told me that it didn’t look like anything special, just another action movie along the lines of the “Fast ...