Star Wars IX & Indiana Jones 5 Release Dates

The Walt Disney Company and Lucasfilm have announced two major upcoming release dates. The as yet untitled Star Wars: Episode IX is now set for release on May 24, 2019. Directed by Colin Trevorrow, (Jurassic World) the film will close out the third Star Wars trilogy.  We already know that while a script had not been written there was a shift in direction because of Carrie Fisher’s sudden death this past December.  “Obviously,…

Anthony Daniels the Man in the Golden Suit

If you’ve been watching Mark Hamill’s tribute to Carrie Fisher and feeling the pain of losing our princess a new, then you need to watch Anthony Daniel’s 40 years with Threepio panel to make you smile and feel a bit of confetti filled joy. Ever the showman, and always a favorite with the fans because of how dearly he seems to take them to heart, he enjoyed hamming things up…

Mark Hamill's Tribute to Carrie Fisher

“When someone you love becomes a memory, that memory becomes a treasure.” I don’t think Mark Hamill could have spoken anything more true and deeply emotional to the audience in attendance both physically and virtually at the Carrie Fisher Tribute at Star Wars Celebration. It was an hour of seeing her through the eyes of someone who loved her like a sister.  Someone who knew her and grew up with…

Star Wars Celebration – A Tribute to Carrie Fisher

A beautiful and touching tribute to the Our Princess the late Carrie Fisher was presented by George Lucas and Kathleen Kennedy during the 40 Years of Star Wars Panel at Star Wars Celebration in Orlando FL. It is being reported on Instagram that everyone at the event also received a Poster of Ms. Fisher as Princess Leia after the Opening Ceremonies. Watch the Celebration with live stream on http://www.starwars.com Keep…

Lightsaber Vigil and Walk in Honor of Carrie Fisher at Tempe Town Lake.

Fans gathered to remember and celebrate the life of the inimitable Carrie Fisher, who passed away earlier this week, tragically followed by her mother, Debbie Reynolds, a day later, with a lightsaber vigil and walk at Tempe Town Lake in Tempe, Arizona.  

"Drowned in moonlight, strangled by her own bra".

Carrie Fisher:  More than just a Princess by Durrilion Today started like any other day.  I woke up, ate, ran errands, and logged into facebook.  That was when I heard the terrible news.  She was gone.  I wanted my first article after an academic hiatus to be something fun, uplifting, however the news of Carrie’s death wouldn’t leave me.  I kept hearing words in my head about her struggles, how…

The Unsung Hero of Rogue One

If you’re reading a review of Rogue One I can guarantee people are talking about Jyn and Captain Andor.  They’re discussing Alan Tudyk as K-2SO and Mads Mikkelsen as Galen Erso.  They may even mention their like or dislike of the CG characters. But I can almost guarantee that they aren’t talking about the real hero of Rogue One.  Imperial pilot turned Rebel Bodhi Rook. Bodhi made the biggest leap…

Rogue One Reshoots Scheduled

Looks like not all is well with the Star Wars Standalone film “Rogue One”.  The Hollywood Reporter has said that reshoots have been scheduled after it was deemed to not fit the “tone of the franchise”. While it can be hoped that director Gareth Edwards wasn’t given complete free reign to do what he willed with the movie (after all, in spite of being a standalone film it IS part…

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Soundtrack Comes to Vinyl…with Holograms

Who would have thought 2016 would be the year for awesome LPs?  First there was David Bowie’s Blackstar, that if you hold the gatefold sleeve (remembering to remove the record first, lest you damage it) up to the sunlight, it transforms from a black star, to an entire galaxy star field.  Now comes The Force Awakens Holographic LP.  If you don’t still own a record player this might just inspire…

Star Wars: Rogue One Trailer Presents The Dark Side of "Rebelling"

Rogue One brings you face to face with the question of what it is to “rebel”.  That question, and the back story (and future) of rebel without a cause, Jyn Erso, also present that, depending on your definition, ‘to rebel’ isn’t always a good thing.   If you continue to fight…what will you become?     Star Wars: Rogue One is due in theaters December 16, 2016