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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Filmiversary: HAPPY 40th ANNIVERSARY, Star Wars: A New Hope

If you are sitting down to watch the original Star Wars movie and your first question is not “Which format?” and then “Which version?” then you have not been a fan for as long as I have. When Star Wars: A New Hope came out, I was not the kind of kid who was focused enough to watch a movie in the theater. I’ll admit it – I had an attention span problem. That is why my first viewing was on VHS a year later. Then laserdisc, dvd, blu-ray and now streaming. And, I keep on watching.

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Filmiversary: Happy 33rd Anniversary, Indiana Jones & The Temple Of Doom

Kali Ma Everyone! Warning: this is not an article to convince you to watch this movie, but to chastise you if you haven’t lately. Indiana Jones and The Temple of Doom is the sequel to Raiders of the Lost Ark, Doctor Indiana Jones finds himself somewhere in China with a new sidekick, Short Round, and a new dame, Willie, played by the future Mrs. Spielberg, Kate Capshaw. You’ll remember her most for screaming “Indy!” or “Oh my God!” while wearing a harem outfit.

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Filmiversary: Happy 37th Anniversary, Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back!

Mest5150 here to introduce our new article segment. Film-iversary bringing you talk about some of our favorite films on the premiere date anniversary. This articles will be brought to you by HjZGrok. They have a long list of films to celebrate, and we have our first one. Make sure to nerd out and discuss your love for these movies. Take it away HjZGrok.
Empire Strikes Back

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Nerd News – Weekend Catch-Up: Star Wars Birthdays, Woody talks Han Solo, a legend lost

We are past the weekend. It went quickly as we all focused on making sure to show our Mothers how important they are to us. Now lets talk about nerd news you may have missed over the weekend on May 13th & 14th, 2017.

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Star Wars Celebration 2017 starts with a bang

Star Wars Celebration 2017 kicked off yesterday. For a large number of attendees the convention started for them on Wednesday. Getting in line over night in order to be in the room when the opening ceremonies began. For people like myself who weren’t able to make it to the show. I got up early and put on the Star Wars channel on YouTube. Where they stream the main panels live.

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