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‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’ brings comics to big screen

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Chase Pendzich , 4Play Writer, Commentary
May 6, 2014

Spidey is back and better than ever. “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” opened in theaters May 2 and is by far one of the best superhero movies in recent memory. This sequel follows Peter Parker (Andrew Garfield, “The Social Network,” 2010), who is Spider-Man, as he battles villains while also trying... Read more »

‘The Fault in Our Stars’ shoots for success

Bailey Stellmacher , 4Play Editor, Commentary
May 6, 2014

In less than a month, the highly anticipated film adaptation of John Green’s bestselling novel “The Fault in Our Stars” will hit theaters, and it’s expected to be a chart-topper. “The Fault in Our Stars” tells the story of two teenagers who meet at a cancer support group and feel an immediate... Read more »

‘The Other Woman’ feels too cliché

Cheyenne Makinia , Photography Editor, Commentary
May 6, 2014

With an all-star cast, “The Other Woman” should have been oozing with laughs and romance, but fell short with its clichés and lack of jokes. When lawyer Carly Whitten (Cameron Diaz, “There’s Something About Mary,” 1998) clears her roster for Mark King (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, “Game of Thrones,”... Read more »

New awards show needs improvement

Bailey Stellmacher , 4Play Writer, Commentary
May 6, 2014

The biggest and brightest stars in the music industry gathered May 1 to recognize and celebrate their achievements over the past year with the first-ever iHeartRadio Music Awards, which were broadcast live from Los Angeles. Awards were given out in 13 categories with breaks for 11 performances. Producers... Read more »

‘Transcendence’ fails to live up to expectations

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Chase Pendzich , 4Play Writer, Commentary
April 29, 2014

Wally Pfister’s (“Inception,” 2010) directorial debut, “Transcendence” opened in theaters April 18, but it failed to meet the hype and high expectations. The film stars Johnny Depp (“Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl,” 2003) as Dr. Will Caster, a scientist who specializes... Read more »

#Brotiquing – Gipper’s

April 29, 2014

Brotiquing is a weekly column reviewing restaurants in the Green Bay area. Three UW-Green Bay students, Chuck Andrews, Josh Martell and Jacob Westendorf, and UWGB alumnus Michael Duenkel, go to different Green Bay-area restaurants and critique them while broing out. This week, Chuck is joined by special... Read more »

League of Legends floating on Cloud 9

Tyler Wood , 4Play Contributor
April 29, 2014

The North American League of Legends Spring Split concluded April 20. The top six of the competing eight teams were placed into the playoff bracket while the bottom two teams will be sent to the Summer Promotion tournament starting April 26. Before the tournament, Cloud 9 stood in first place, followed... Read more »

Summerfest lineup set to impress

Bailey Stellmacher , 4Play Editor, Commentary
April 29, 2014

With big acts like Lady Gaga, Usher, Luke Bryan, Outkast, Bruno Mars, Mötley Crüe and Dave Matthews Band all coming to the Summerfest grounds in Milwaukee this summer, this year’s lineup looks as promising as ever. Perhaps even more exciting is the plethora of famous faces that will be performing... Read more »

‘God’s Not Dead’ stands out among religious movies

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Cheyenne Makinia , Managing Editor, Commentary
April 22, 2014

Christian-themed movies have been popular at the box office this year with films like “Son of God,” “Noah” and “God’s Not Dead.” While the first two take a historical Biblical perspective, “God’s Not Dead” is set in a college classroom. The credits of the move list more than 40 court... Read more »

#Brotiquing – Legend Larry’s

April 22, 2014

Brotiquing is a weekly column reviewing restaurants in the Green Bay area. Three UW-Green Bay students, Chuck Andrews, Josh Martell and Jacob Westendorf, and UWGB alumnus Michael Duenkel, go to different Green Bay-area restaurants and critique them while broing out. The guys checked out Legend Larry’s... Read more »