J.J. Abrams directing Star Wars Episode IX: Pros and Cons

Last week Disney released news again of agreeable differences with a director. This time it was Colin Trevorrow. The man in the director’s seat for episode IX. The film that may or may not be the close of the Skywalker Saga. This came shortly on the heels of Disney cutting ties with Lord and Miller on the Han Solo Anthology film. Disney took on the task of recreating the awe all Star Wars fans had when watching the original trilogy. In doing this they may have stressed themselves out trying to be perfect. As a fan I say bravo we deserve something perfect, but as a follower of the House of Mouse I say “control issues much?”

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X-Men News: The Gifted Trailer and Dark Phoenix Casting Rumor

The X-Men news train keeps on rolling. Last week we got confirmation for two characters in the New Mutants movie. 20th Century Fox has seen that people are still enamored with the film franchise, and are rabid for anything they can get. With that being the case we got two more big news drops. One about the T.V. show The Gifted, and casting for Dark Phoenix.

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