Posts tagged "Star Wars"

The Star Wars Episode 7 Trailer: Shot by Shot Analysis

The Star Wars Episode 7 Trailer: Shot by Shot Analysis
We watched the new trailer for Star Wars Episode 7, The Force Awakens, thirty-four times this morning. The teaser doesn’t tell us much, but it does tell us some. There will be people in this movie. And droids. And flying things. And sand. Lots of sand. Some people hate sand. It gets everywhere. In the... Read more »

J.J. Abrams Is Directing The Next Star Wars - Awesome! So What Does That Tell Us?

J.J. Abrams Is Directing The Next Star Wars - Awesome!  So What Does That Tell Us?
In the past few months, my world has been rocked by two huge movie-related announcements.  The first was October 30, 2012, when, while stuck in mediation, I learned that Disney acquired Lucasfilm for some $4 billion dollars, and that not only were they going to make Star Wars Episodes VII-IX, but that other new Star... Read more »

To 3D or Not To 3D: Can I Choose IMAX Instead?

To 3D or Not To 3D: Can I Choose IMAX Instead?
George Lucas received more money from me this weekend.  I spent about $11 per ticket for a 9:50 a.m. showing of Star Wars: Episode 1 – The Phantom Menace with my son.  Not just any version of Phantom Menace though – no, in order to get butts in the theater these days, it had that... Read more »
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