Jack Sparrow

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2013

    Michael Bolton Breaks Down Some of His Most Epic Music Videos

    For decades now, Michael Bolton's undisputed commitment to his craft continues to earn him our undying respect as the White Lion of R&B. Long after the '90s, after shedding his long, golden mane, he's continued a multi-multi-multi-platinum career, churning out raspy soul with the kind of God-given s ... More >>

  • Culture

    February 21, 2013

    Cosprops' Material Magic

    Bowers Museum spotlights the best of British-made movie dress-up

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2012

    Arrrr! Dress Like A Pirate And Get A Free Dozen Doughnuts At Krispy Kreme This Wednesday

    One of the greatest holidays of all time is among us: International Talk Like A Pirate Day. Come on, no decent human doesn't love walking around in the modern world, grunting at friends, colleagues and strangers, "Arrrrrrrr, I'm after yer booty! That's some treasure chest!  Prepare to be boarde ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2011

    Walt Disney's "Treasures" Returns to D23 this August

    ​The annual D23 Expo (or "Disney Expo" for all you non-Disnerds out there) returns to the Anaheim Convention Center this August.Since its debut in 2009, the three-day event has doubled in size, touting itself as "the ultimate Disney fan event that promises to bring the entire world of Disney under ... More >>

  • Film

    May 19, 2011

    Captain Jack Won't Die

    Searching for eternal life in the interminable 'Pirates of the Caribbean'

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2011

    What You Missed: Bats Day in the Fun Park, 'Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides' World Premiere

    ​It was a Disneyland-filled weekend--starting last Friday, goths of all ages invaded the Happiest Place on Earth for the annual Bats Day in the Fun Park. There was a costumed wake, a "Black Market," and, of course, fun times at Disneyland Resort (and SPF). Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tid ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2011

    Johnny Depp, Penelope Cruz to Attend Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides Disneyland Premiere

    ​Fans of Captain Jack Sparrow can catch a glimpse of the rugged swashbuckler all cleaned up and moonlighting as actor Johnny Depp at the world premiere of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, happening May 7 at Disneyland. Depp, along with co-stars Penelope Cruz, Geoffrey Rush and I ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2010

    Comic-Con International 2010: Mostly Underwhelming Weekend Highlights

    At Comic-Con International 2010, the nerds kept multiplying overnight. This year, the panels were separated into two types: the must-sees and the if-I-get-a-chance-tos. Friday was a bit of the latter--and by Saturday, the stench of nerd BO had officially taken over the building. Aside from the stab ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2010

    10 Things You Did Not Know About Monkey Island

    With the recent re-release of Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge, long-time Monkey Island fans and gamers new to the series have a lot to look forward to. Older gamers that played the original games 20 years ago remembered its light-hearted humor and pop culture references, and those new to the seri ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2009

    Dishney: D23 Revelations!

    Paul Hiffmeyer/Disney​D23: It's all over! On September 10-13, the massive D23 Expo converged all things Disney--films, theme parks, merch--into one convenient building. And to be honest? We were kinda bored. Sure, some major announcements were made (stay tuned for that) and we got to see some cool ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2008

    Last Night: WWE's RAW at the Honda Center

    Since I was getting hassled by security for the first hour because I mistakenly thought my press creds sort of implied I was bringing a camera to the Honda Center Monday night, staff writer Luke Thompson gives this report of the dark matches: "I got inside just in time to hear Hacksaw Jim Duggan’ ... More >>

  • Film

    November 8, 2007

    No Future? Not Exactly

    Joe Strummer transcends punk, and the music lives on

  • Film

    October 11, 2007

    Golden Age, Porcelain Throne

    Cate camps it up for Queen Hard with a Vengeance

  • Film

    May 24, 2007


    Its the end of the world as they know it, and the pirates feel fine

  • News

    May 17, 2007

    !Yo Quiero Gold Medals!

    Tiny, undisciplined athletes race for glory

  • Film

    January 25, 2007

    New Reviews

    Blood and Chocolate; Catch and Release; Epic Movie; Funny Money; G.I. Jesus; Salaam-e-Ishq; Seraphim Falls

  • Film

    January 11, 2007

    Farce of a Champion

    OnDVD: Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby

  • Film

    July 6, 2006

    Yo-ho, Yo-ho, No Pirate's Life for Me

    Fear and loathing at the Magic Kingdom

  • Film

    July 17, 2003


    Pirates of the Caribbean is big, loud, empty.