The Oscars “Best Picture” candidates: Winter’s Bone

Dillon Rosenblatt ('11)/Eastside sports editor

February 27, 2011

Based on a novel of the same name, Winter’s Bone tells the story of a seventeen-year-old girl who is searching for her missing father. The main character, Ree (Jennifer Lawrence) is a homemaker for her younger brother and...

The Oscars “Best Picture” candidates: Inception

Dillon Rosenblatt ('11)/Eastside sports editor

February 27, 2011

Inception can be summed up in one word: confusing. The movie doesn’t explain most of what goes on, but it trusts the common man to understand how everything works in the world of dreaming. The summer blockbuster garnered...

2010 summer movie preview

Dillon Rosenblatt ('11)/ Eastside Editorial Assistant

June 11, 2010

Summer: the perfect time to go see a blockbuster movie. The top 10 summer movies in 2009 grossed approximately 2.361 billion dollars domestically, 2008 grossed 4.895 billion dollars domestically for the top 10 summer movies and...

District 9 review

Dillon Rosenblatt ('11)/Eastside Editorial Assistant

March 7, 2010

Aliens have finally reached Earth, arriving in a spaceship directly over Johannesburg.  Found inside, starving to death, are the aliens (called prawns) who benefit from a humanitarian desire to relocate them to a location on...

Videogame Expo comes to Philadelphia

Dillon Rosenblatt ('11)/ Eastside Editorial Assistant

September 30, 2009

From Super Nintendo to Sega Dreamcast to Xbox 360 and Nintendo Wii, video gaming systems have taken over the world’s youth. Over 97 percent of kids from ages 13-18 have played or still play some sort of video game. These k...

“24” returns to FOX

Dillon Rosenblatt (’11)

January 14, 2009

Kiefer Sutherland and the 24 stars are finally back for season 7 after a twenty-month hiatus. Sutherland will take his character of Special Agent Jack Bauer to places never explored on the show. On November 23, a two- hour TV ...

Hawaiian Pro Bowl tradition to change in 2010

Dillon Rosenblatt ('11)/For Eastside

January 8, 2009

NFL Commissioner, Roger Goodell, recently announced that the 2010 Pro Bowl will now take place in Miami, Florida at Dolphin Stadium. The Pro Bowl has been held in Honolulu, Hawaii since 1980. Not only will it have a new...

Dexter “Finding Freebo”

Dillon Rosenblatt (’12)

October 7, 2008

Synopsis:  Dexter is going through a crisis, dealing with many tough dilemmas. His sister, Deb, is trying to find the drug-dealing killer Freebo, so Dexter needs to find him first. Also, Dexter has to deal with the shocking...