Category Archives: Lucasfilm

Again, Star Wars Is Not Hard Science Fiction

A few days ago I got wind of a rumor that the upcoming “Rogue One” Anthology film was going to be “more scientifically sound” than the other Star Wars films. Then to back it up, there comes the news story … Continue reading

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On The Constant Wankery Of The “Unaltered” OT

For the past 18 years, fandom has suffered the constant whining about the changes made to Eps IV-VI and a demand that somebody somewhere “change them back.” To make a long story shorter, when I first heard rumors about possible … Continue reading

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Call Me A Conspiracy Theorist But…

In light of last week’s news, which in my mind hasn’t been quite “debunked,” that Disney discarded George Lucas’s storyline for the sequel film(s) in favor of whatever we’re going to see in TFA, my tin foil hat has been … Continue reading

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On Star Wars History And Perspectives

Reading about the early days of Star Wars can be very interesting if you care about that sort of thing. A lot has changed about movies, Lucasfilm, and many of the individuals involved since the ‘70s. Plus there’s always dirt … Continue reading

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The Original Oscar Outrage

Not everything was all sweetness and light during the early half of 1978. One of the greatest crimes against humanity in my eight-year-old opinion was the great rip off that occurred at the Academy Awards. The Oscars is one of … Continue reading

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Update: TFA Trailer Online Friday

Either I was right with my tinfoil hat theory where Disney/Lucasfilm were gauging demand before announcing plans to run the TFA trailer online, or somebody in the promo department sobered up and realized with the very positive reaction “Jurassic World” … Continue reading

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30 Years Of “The Ewok Adventure”

30 years ago tonight, November 25, 1984, Lucasfilm unleashed its first made-for-t.v. movie, “The Ewok Adventure” on ABC. (When it was released internationally in theaters, it was re-christened “Caravan Of Courage: An Ewok Adventure.”) The movie featured up front and … Continue reading

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