Posts Tagged ‘Star Wars’

Star Wars VII Sets The Date

by Alex Beanon November 8, 2013
After switching out screenwriters from Michael Arndt [who won an Academy Award for “Little Miss Sunshine” and was a nominee for “Toy Story 3”] to a collaboration between the film’s director, J. J. Abrams and previous Star Wars film screenwriter Lawrence Kasdan [“The Empire Strike Back” and Return of the Jedi”], it appears the highly […]

Star Wars Reels In The Bloopers

by Alex Beanon October 30, 2013
Han Solo eats his mic, Chewbacca waves his big paw in front of Obi Wan Kenobi and Mark Hamill wonders how Luke Skywalker should pronounce “supernova” in this recently publicly unveiled [it appeared at Comic-Con this summer] 36-year old blooper reel from the original “Star Wars” film. Enjoy…[no sound for first 50 seconds]


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 […]

NYCC 2013: The “Star Wars Rebels” Panel

by Ed Liuon October 13, 2013
Lucasfilm’s Pablo Hidalgo presided over a packed auditorium for the New York Comic Con 2013 panel for Star Wars Rebels. The series will is set 14 years after the events of Episode III: Revenge of the Sith and 5 years before Episode IV: A New Hope, bridging the prequel trilogy and original trilogy of films. […]


“Star Wars Rebels” Teaser Trailer Premieres on Disney XD

by Todd DuBoison October 7, 2013
The very first promotional video for Lucasfilm Animation’s Star Wars Rebels premiered this evening on Disney XD and has also been posted on The sixteen-second video depicts an Imperial Star Destroyer looming over a planet as a narrator speaks: “To battle the Empire a Rebel Alliance will form, the Jedi will rise, and you […]

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 […]

Star Wars Boots Phineas And Ferb

by Alex Beanon August 19, 2013
Disney had originally slated to have its “Phineas and Ferb”-based feature film debut last month. But that was before they purchased the Star Wars empire from George Lucas for four billion American dollars. Then Michael Arndt – who won an Academy Award for writing “Little Miss Sunshine” and was nominated for an Oscar for “Toy […]


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 […]

PR: Doof Meets Darth in Epic Ode to “Star Wars” on “Phineas and Ferb” in 2014

by Ed Liuon July 19, 2013
DOOF MEETS DARTH IN AN EPIC ODE TO STAR WARS FROM THE HIT ANIMATED SERIES “PHINEAS AND FERB” – Special Event Episode to be presented Next Year on Disney Channel and Disney XD –           An epic ode to Star Wars from the creators of Disney’s animated comedy “Phineas and Ferb” is in production — […]