Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Passing the Saber

Tonight’s the night. After years of waiting, after the stress of getting tickets for opening weekend when the geekoshpere went on a bender, it is finally here. For me it is so much more than a chance to see a return to the biggest movie franchise in the galaxy, it is about family, it is … Continue reading Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Passing the Saber

Star Wars: The Force Awakens New Trailer Has Arrived!

The full trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens made it’s worldwide debut during ESPN’s live coverage of Monday Night Football. This new trailer for the movie that will continue the Skywalker saga looks amazing. I mean, I can’t even…it’s just so good looking…why am I still talking, just watch the trailer:

Admiral Ackbar Confirmed for ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’

Many fans will be pleased to hear that Admiral Ackbar will be making an appearance in The Force Awakens. His involvement in the continuation to the Star Wars saga had remained purely in the realm of speculation until actor and puppeteer Tim Rose confirmed in an interview with The Australian he will again suit up to … Continue reading Admiral Ackbar Confirmed for ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’

Detroit: John Boyega and Anthony Mackie Star in 1967 Riot Film

The 1960s were a difficult time in America for race relations. The civil rights movement was raging, and the black community was demanding fair treatment from a society that had been built around their oppression for hundreds of years. No longer would ‘Separate but Equal’ (which was anything but) be accepted, and though things in … Continue reading Detroit: John Boyega and Anthony Mackie Star in 1967 Riot Film

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – Trailer Impresses (Most) Fans, Some Vent Sexist Frustrations

We finally have some footage for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, which is the first stand alone in the new canon Star Wars universe… The teaser trailer, an AT-AT filed minute and a half, has blown the pants off  diehards and skeptical fans alike, leaving them looking forward to the December premiere like a … Continue reading Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – Trailer Impresses (Most) Fans, Some Vent Sexist Frustrations

From Princess To General: New Star Wars Canon Examines Leia’s Journey

The power of the force is stronger than ever, and the heroes of the Star Wars Saga are on fans minds as they haven’t been in decades. In honor of International Women’s Day, let us turn our thoughts to one of our bravest heroes, the rebel that started it all, Leia Organa (played by Carrie Fisher … Continue reading From Princess To General: New Star Wars Canon Examines Leia’s Journey

Hasbro Gets Schooled in the Force by Future Jedi

We’re now two full weeks into January, and if you haven’t seen Star Wars: The Force Awakens, I have two things to say.  One: DUDE.  How can you have waited so long??? And Two: we’ve kept our mouths shut about spoilers for well over three weeks now and if you get spoiled, it’s not our fault … Continue reading Hasbro Gets Schooled in the Force by Future Jedi

Star Wars The Force Awakens: Spoiler Free Review and Box Office Recap

There has been an awakening. Star Wars The Force Awakens finally arrived in theaters on Thursday and we all got to see the first new Star Wars film since Disney purchased the franchise from George Lucas for roughly $4 billion. One thing is clear, it looks like Disney will have no trouble making that money … Continue reading Star Wars The Force Awakens: Spoiler Free Review and Box Office Recap