In George Lucas’s Star Wars saga the battle is for power and control. Gene Roddenberry’s Star Trek, however, is the story of seeking peace and humanity in the universe. Star Wars is a story of a never-ending battle for supremacy, and the goal of turning all denizens of the galaxy to the Dark Side – ...
Mark Hamill is one of Hollywood's outspoken liberals. The problem is not a dislike of President Trump, but that they rant like old men in plaid bathrobes.
With regard to the Pirates film franchise, Stuart Beatie neither confirms nor denies on the record that Johnny Depp has left the popular Disney film series.
May the Fourth be With you. Today is one of those date driven pop-culture holidays that help us to celebrate Star Wars, a franchise now in its 42nd year. Read about the toys, food and enjoy some Star Wars trivia that will make your celebration special
The Walt Disney company just announced they are expanding the Star Wars universe with a new lineup of films and shows debuting in 2019.
“Some say they despise you, and maybe they do. Deep down inside them, I bet they wish they were you.”
Viewed through the political wisdom of Election 2016, the Star Wars saga reveals that Emperor Palpatine was actually a great leader who prevented galactic war.
Kenny Baker, who as the droid unit R2-D2 provided the heart and compass of the science fiction juggernaut "Star Wars" for nearly three decades, has died.
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WASHINGTON, May 4, 2016 — May 4th has become known as Star Wars Day. Originally a way for “Star Wars” fans to acknowledge one another along with their beloved movie franchise, the somewhat silly conceit eventually found its way (as all things holy do) into the hands of big brands and the people who man ...
SEATTLE, February 3, 2016 — For Stars Wars fans, there’s always a way to show the world your love for the movie and its lore of The Force. Cross Pens released three pens based on Star Wars characters a few months ago. Fewer things scream, “Hey! I’m a Star Wars geek” like holding onto a C3PO, ...
What’s depicted in “Star Wars” is not a moral but an amoral force; that is, something lacking any particular moral standard and, therefore, very much unlike God.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens has another life in social media; Scouring Twitter, there is plenty to learn about our favorite film!
WASHINGTON, Jan. 3, 2015 – One of the best-known images in the “Star Wars” franchise is the backstory text that rolls up the screen at the beginning of each film as John Williams’ stirring martial theme unfurls in the soundtrack. Reminiscent of plot summaries that began each chapter of 1930s and 1940s movie serials like ...
WASHINGTON, January 3, 2015 – “Star Wars: the Force Awakens” was destined to be a success, if not critically, at least financially. True, there was handwringing early on. Some worried that the new film would fail to meet audience expectations, particularly if this latest installment remained mired at the dismal level charted by the “prequel” ...
The conclusion of “Star Wars, The Force Awakens,” thankfully, does not descend into murky equivalence, sending a clear message that life’s great moral questions are black and white.
WASHINGTON, Dec. 16, 2015 – Jimmy Fallon teams up with the Roots and many “Star Wars” favorites to unleash a rousing à capella compilation of iconic themes taken from top film composer John Williams’ Academy Award-winning “Star Wars” soundtracks. The best segment features bad guys Adam Driver (Kylo Ren) and Gwendoline Christie (Captain Phasma) letting ...
This Star Wars geek just got very excited after watching the new Star Wars: Epsiode VII teaser trailer debuted today at Star Wars Celebration 2015 in Anaheim, California.
See the trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Episode VII here. Then move on because there is really nothing to see.