Film Review: Star Wars VI Return Of The Jedi (1983)

SYNOPSIS: “The Empire is more than halfway through construction of a new Death Star – almost twice as big, but more than twice as powerful. When completed, it will spell certain doom for Luke Skywalker and the Rebels. Han Solo is a prisoner of crime lord Jabba the Hutt, and Princess Leia soon finds herself in the gangster’s hands. Luke Skywalker, aided by C-3PO and R2-D2, makes his way into Jabba’s palace, hoping to secure … Continue reading

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Film Review: Star Wars V The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

SYNOPSIS: “The story of Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia and the others did not end with the destruction of the Death Star – it continues in The Empire Strikes Back. Imperial forces have since driven the Rebels to hide on the ice world Hoth. But even on such an icy, backwater world, they cannot escape the evil Darth Vader’s eyes for long, and he devastates the Rebel base in an assault with the Imperial … Continue reading

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Anticipation Is Your Weakness; What Do We Want from A New Star Wars?

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A few months ago, Walt Disney Studios announced that they had acquired the intellectual properties of Lucasfilm Limited, which included franchises like Indiana Jones and Star Wars. Now, I know us film nerds were excited for a potential Marvel Studios produced remake of the classic Howard the Duck movie, but instead Disney announced that several new Star Wars films would be produced. This not only includes a new trilogy of films that would chronologically follow … Continue reading

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Breaking News: J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars

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Disney is closing the deal for J.J. Adrams to direct the next installment of the Star Wars saga. The massive Star Wars franchise was sold to Disney by its’ creator George Lucas for a whopping $4 billion. What that’s equivalent to in Ewok currency, I have no idea. Disney plans to pumping out a new Star Wars film every two to three years, with the seventh film to be released in 2015. I’m a huge … Continue reading

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Trailer: Star Wars XXX Parody (2012)

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Trailer: Star Wars XXX Parody (2012) May the farce be with you!

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Film Review: Star Wars IV A New Hope (1977)

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SYNOPSIS: “Luke Skywalker stays with his foster aunt and uncle on a farm on Tatooine. He is desperate to get off this planet and get to the Academy like his friends, but his uncle needs him for the next harvest. Meanwhile, an evil emperor has taken over the galaxy, and has constructed a formidable ‘Death Star’ capable of destroying whole planets. Princess Leia, a leader in the resistance movement, acquires plans of the Death Star, … Continue reading

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George Lucas – A Feature Profile

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In 1964 a short skinny kid entered film school at the University of Southern California, and fifteen years later he was a multi-millionaire. He was still skinny and shy back then. His name is George Lucas and, for a time, it looked as if his first feature film, THX 1138 (1971) was going to be his last. It was produced by George’s friend Francis Ford Coppola as part of the output of his new company … Continue reading

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It’s a Happy Horrornews.net Christmas Giveaway – LEGO STAR WARS

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LEGO STAR WARS: The Padawan MenaceTM Cozy up by the fire with a cup of cocoa and thoughts of sugar plums…err Legos! Who doesn’t love Legos. You can reminisce about seeing Episode 1 in the theatre and your childhood at the same time. The Cartoon Network and Lucasfilm teamed up to bring us this 22-minute original standalone special about Jedi younglings and includes 5 additional shorts and an exclusive and collectible minifigure, which makes it … Continue reading

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Star Wars – The Complete Saga on BLU-RAY

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BRING THE COMPLETE COLLECTION HOME! PACKED WITH NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN SPECIAL FEATURES, NINE-DISC COLLECTION PROVIDES AN UNPRECEDENTED LOOK AT “A GALAXY FAR, FAR AWAY” The Complete Saga Debuts on High-Definition Blu-ray This September Bring home the adventure and share Star Wars™ with your whole family – when STAR WARS: THE COMPLETE SAGA comes to Blu-ray Disc from Lucasfilm Ltd. and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment! To be released beginning on September 12 internationally and on September 16 … Continue reading

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May The 4th Be With You – Star Wars Day

Today is Star Wars Day.  It a day where all Star Wars fans (aka geeks) can rise up and celebrate the greatest science fiction movie ever made.  It’s also known as Luke Skywalker Day.  Check out the official website –  http://maythe4th.starwars.com/country.php STAR WARS: THE COMPLETE SAGA ON BLU-RAY  STAR WARS: THE COMPLETE SAGA The Most Anticipated Blu-ray Release In The Galaxy Is Now Available For Worldwide Pre-Order Starting Today The most anticipated Blu-ray release … Continue reading

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