Rocky Balboa

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2014

    Granada Theater's First 10 Years: Our Favorite Memories

    This month, the Granada Theater is celebrating its 10th anniversary as a music venue. It was then that Michael Schoder bought the then-movie theater and transformed it into the concert venue we know and love today. To help mark the occasion, we decided to pull together our favorite memories from the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2011

    Pterodactyl's All Time Top Five Brooklyn Bands ***Venue Change!***

    In this week's paper edition of DC9 at Night, Chris Parker effectively details the sonic evolution of Brooklyn's Pterodactyl. In fact, when describing the splendid craziness that is the band's recently released third album, Spills Out, as "still somewhat woolly with subtle spiky slashes of guitar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2010

    The Top 10 Best Character Names in Sports Movies That I Could Think of Off the Top of My Head

    Jesus saves. And shoots.​Why did the Los Angeles Lakers lose Game 2 of the NBA Finals Sunday night? Because they turned their back on Jesus. Boston Celtics' guard Ray Allen - who played "Jesus Shuttlesworth" in Spike Lee's He Got Game - went off on L.A. He hit a Finals-record eight 3-pointe ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 1, 2009
  • Blogs

    April 9, 2009

    Girl Drink Drunk: Frankie's Sports Bar & Grill

    Frankie's Sports Bar & Grill is loud when the Stars are playing. Frankie's has a surprising balance of ladies and gents. Frankie's has Freedom Fries and a Freedom Dip sandwich on its menu. The first two are kinda cool, but had I realized the latter before deciding on GDD location, I probably wou ... More >>

  • Film

    June 28, 2007

    Past Action Hero

    Even with the Mac kid at his side, John McClane is just...old

  • Film

    December 21, 2006

    Rocky V. Ahmadinejad

    Another sequel, another chance for Rocky to persevere for America

  • Calendar

    September 14, 2006

    Battle Royale

    The Cowboys take on the Redskins

  • Film

    October 19, 2000

    Boys and Twirls

    In Billy Elliot, relief for the Brits' blue-collar depression is found in their expression

  • Film

    September 30, 1999

    Northern lights

    Alaska hockey romp is a successful mix of sweetness and irreverence

  • Film

    July 13, 1995