Posts Tagged ‘J.J. Abrams’

Star Wars VII Play Jedi Mind Tricks – Switch Up Screenwriters

by Alex Beanon October 25, 2013
Just when you may have been thinking that it would be a smooth road set aglow with light saber lights all the way to 2015, a few potholes appeared for the highly anticipated upcoming “Star Wars: Episode VII” feature film. With the screenplay originally placed in the hands of Michael Arndt [who won an Academy […]

Disney Moves Pirates To 2016

by Alex Beanon September 19, 2013
Yo ho ho and a bottle of rum! Jack Sparrow will have at least another year of rum all to himself and any wenches he chooses as Disney has elected to move the newest “Pirates of the Caribbean” sequel – the fifth in the franchise – to a new release date in 2016. “Pirates of […]


Bad Robot’s Stranger Trailer

by Alex Beanon August 20, 2013
Depending on whose blog you pay attention to – because YouTube commentary is disabled for this – this trailer from director J.J. Abram’s Bad Robot production company is either a completely new film project, a film based on Stephen King’s “11/22/63” [about a man going back in time to stop JFK’s assassination], a remake of […]

John Williams Returns To Star Wars

by Alex Beanon July 29, 2013
No matter how far, far away the galaxy is…John Williams will be there to compose the music for the “Star Wars” film franchise. Disney announced that Williams, who received an Academy Award for his music composing of the original “Star Wars” and has composed the music for all the films in the series, will be […]


Star Wars Coming To D23 Expo

by Alex Beanon July 12, 2013
So while the proprietors were releasing their schedule for 2013 Comic-Con in San Diego next week, you were probably wondering – hey! Where’s all the new “Star Wars” hype and stuff? Answer: It will be at the Disney-controlled D23 Expo next month in Anaheim. Now that Disney owns the lucrative franchise, expect to see many […]

Star Wars Universe Coming To London In 2014

by Alex Beanon June 10, 2013
The seventh episode of the “Star Wars” franchise is set to begin production in London in early 2014, according to director J.J. Abrams – who says the cast and crew will be relocating to London in December 2013 and then production will be set to begin shortly after the new year. “Star Wars; Episode VII” […]


Karl Urban – I’m A Doctor But I Play A Police Officer On TV

by Alex Beanon March 14, 2013
Karl Urban may be familiar to everybody below the age of 35 as Bones, the doctor from the most recent spate of “Star Trek” [to everybody over 40, it’s still DeForest Kelley] movies and that’s why director J.J. Abrams liked him so much that he cast him as a police officer in the new sci-fi […]

Help Us, JJ – You’re Our Only Hope

by Alex Beanon March 6, 2013
The original Star Wars casting parade continues this week as Carrie Fisher becomes the latest of the movie’s original cast to either be rumored or confirm she will be in “Star Wars: Episode VII” to be directed by J.J. Abrams [of “Star Trek” and “Mission Impossible” fame]. Fisher joins Harrison Ford and Mark Hamill as […]