Posts tagged with 'Star Wars'

  • POSTED ON: March 29, 2017
    FILED UNDER: Fun Stuff
    TAGS: Film, Science Fiction, Star Wars

    Fun Stuff

    Not a Guilty Pleasure: The Star Wars Prequels

    By Heather Keane

    Not a Guilty Pleasure: The Star Wars Prequels Any mention of Star Wars Episodes I-III usually ignites much groaning, and the prequels fill many dedicated fans with remorse. We’re bucking the trend and proudly professing undying love for these sometimes adorably shoddy, but often actually very good movies. Here are 10 reasons The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones and Revenge of the Sith are much more than just guilty pleasures. MORE
  • POSTED ON: January 6, 2016
    FILED UNDER: Film, Fun Stuff
    TAGS: Science Fiction, Star Wars

    Film, Fun Stuff

    Star Wars: The Force Awakens (in us)

    By Anne Perry

    Star Wars: The Force Awakens (in us) Yeah, we saw Star Wars: The Force Awakens. And then we saw it again. We possibly saw it again after that, too. We may be looking forward to seeing it again. WE ARE NOT ASHAMED. Let’s talk about why we love it! There are MASSIVE SPOILERS below, so please don’t read if you haven’t seen the film yet. MORE
  • POSTED ON: July 23, 2015
    FILED UNDER: Film
    TAGS: Bond, Fantasy and Science Fiction, Hodderscape, LOTR, Star Wars

    Film

    7 unpopular opinions

    By Pat Black

    7 unpopular opinions I want to stick up for unloved, underappreciated or unrealised things in sci-fi and fantasy. It’s time to say the unsayable. MORE
  • POSTED ON: March 24, 2015
    FILED UNDER: Film, Television
    TAGS: Game of Thrones, Laini Taylor, Star Wars, The Hunger Games

    Film, Television

    The Best Hair in Science Fiction and Fantasy

    By Amy Davies

    The Best Hair in Science Fiction and Fantasy One of the best things about fiction is that there are no limits to what you can expect from a character. This ranges from powers and abilities right the way to their appearance. Today I’ve been thinking about hair, in particular. MORE
  • POSTED ON: March 18, 2015
    FILED UNDER: Film
    TAGS: Star Wars

    Film

    How to save Star Wars

    By Pat Black

    How to save Star Wars No amount of prequel-induced cynicism can stop our hearts soaring like the Millennium Falcon when we hear there’s a new Star Wars movie approaching. Make no mistake, we’re all going to see it. But then, we went to the prequels, and they were mostly awful. Those films showed us that there are many ways the next-gen Star Wars can go wrong. But we shouldn’t flirt with the Dark Side – let’s look at how they could go right.   MORE
  • POSTED ON: November 28, 2014
    FILED UNDER: Film
    TAGS: Star Wars

    Film

    Star Wars Trailer Reactions

    By Caleb Woodbridge


    New Star Wars trailer! My head says “it’s only a trailer”, but the rest of me is running around making light sabre noises . Zzzziwwwww! Whooosh! MORE