Have you ever noticed how dangerous it is to walk, pretty much anywhere, in the Star Wars galaxy? Ha! Did you think this was gonna be a serious post about something in the real world? Please... Seriously, though, who designs these places located all over the fictional Star Wars universe? Because there really seem to be a … Continue reading Who Builds These Things?
I know... I'm one of those guys who likes to complain that Hollywood can't come up with any original ideas anymore. But I get it... I really do. Sequels are easy. And when a studio sees that a movie has made a ton of money at the box office, why not green light a follow-up … Continue reading 5 Sequels That Are Better Than the Originals
Return of the Jedi 1983 Directed by Richard Marquand Quick synopsis... George Lucas delivers the finale to his original epic space trilogy with the rebel forces' last stand against the Empire and Luke Skywalker's (Mark Hamill) fateful confrontation with his nemesis, Darth Vader (voiced by James Earl Jones). Skywalker tries to rescue Han Solo (Harrison … Continue reading My Favorite Movies #40 – Return of the Jedi
If the title didn't give it away, let this first line be your fair warning... THERE WILL BE SPOILERS FOR STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER. I don't mean to blatantly spoil a movie that has only been in theaters for a week and a half, but it's going to happen. I don't think I can … Continue reading I Took My Mom to See a Star War
Something you probably don't know about my mother is that she's a big fan of Good Morning America. This morning show, if you aren't aware, is a staple on the ABC network. ABC, of course, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Disney. Therefore, any time anything in relation to Disney or any of its properties needs … Continue reading Making Mom Watch Star Wars
I derive a great deal of entertainment from YouTube videos. There are a lot of really interesting creators out there who are putting out a lot of entertaining content. One of the channels to which I'm subscribed isn't an individual creator, but is entertaining and informative nonetheless. It's the Nerdist channel. Typically, I only pay … Continue reading I Know I’ve Never Blogged About Game of Thrones Before…
Kids, when I was growing up, my family had a regular subscription to the TV Guide. And this is back when the weekly publication was in a compact size. It didn’t come like you’d get a regular sized magazine, like Time or Newsweek. It was equivalent to the size of a Reader’s Digest. Is that … Continue reading What I’m Watching This Fall