This week is light on noteworthy releases, but there are a few that you might be interested in. Let’s take a look. Pacific Rim Buy on Amazon (regular edition) Buy on Amazon (Blu-ray 3d combo pack) Guillermo Del Toro’s big fighty-fight monster-mashing epic chunk of Kaiju action hits Blu-Ray this week in a regular edition […]
Film Flashback: The Empire Strikes Back
Star Wars… sigh, Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope, is the greatest standalone science-fiction movie of all time. It tells a complete story and you can enjoy it without watching another second of Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Darth Vader, R2-D2 and company. But in doing so, you’d deprive yourself of the greatest sci-fi […]
Disney and Lucasfilm (or “How I learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Mouse”)
Like a lot of fans out there, earlier this week I freaked when I heard that Disney had plans to buy Lucasfilm. It seemed so wrong to me, like somehow Disney was the evil empire that had the means to ruin my beloved Star Wars forever. I hoped it was just a rumor, a sick […]
Disney to buy Lucasfilm – New Star Wars movies on the Way?
Word on the street is Disney is about to close a deal to purchase Lucasfilm for $4 billion. And not wasting any time, news of a new Star Wars film, so far only known as “Episode 7,” is also making the rounds and is allegedly set for release in 2015. This is huge news and […]