After Marvel’s upcoming slate was placed to whet the appetite of the virtual audiences, the Star Wars galaxy was next
9 movies. 42 years. The Star Wars saga (affectionately known as The Skywalker Saga) was delighted audiences for generations. After the fan base dividing Last Jedi, the final chapter was approached with reservations by fans and critics. Despite this, the enduring story of the Skywalker Saga didn’t disappoint me once I sat down to board theContinue reading “‘The Rise of Skywalker’ is messy but a satisfying conclusion to the Central Saga”
That tremor that you felt on Friday afternoon? The Force had awakened once again…possibly for the last time. Star Wars Celebration 2019 emanated from Chicago, IL, introducing fans to what’s to come from those creative minds that work in a Galaxy Far, Far Away. From a new video game to the upcoming live-action show, TheContinue reading “Episode IX marks the ‘Rise’ of a family and The End of a Saga”
Fanbases are a great community to be a part of. You meet up or talk to people not just in your surrounding areas but possibly around the country or world that share your interests in a certain medium. Pop culture is a melting pot of people, no matter your race or gender, coming together toContinue reading “The Dark Side of the Fanbase”
After seeing the box-office flop that Solo: A Star Wars Story has only polarized the fandom and the franchise even more than The Last Jedi. So that leaves one question: How do you right the ship?
Ever since Walt Disney Studios acquired Lucasfilm, they have successfully rejuvenated the franchise with a trilogy that continues the original story; introducing fans to new characters along with the heroes we grew up with. With that success, the mass media conglomerate decided to fill in some gaps in the galaxy far, far away with StarContinue reading “‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’: A fun and fast-paced space adventure despite the flaws.”
2018 is on the horizon with an entire slate of new movies coming with it. Studios have already started putting out teasers and first looks at their new films (Avengers: Infinity War, anyone?!) to start generating hype for moviegoers to flock to theaters for a new adventure.
One of my favorite movie series is the Star Wars saga. The space battles, lightsaber duels, fantasy, and creativity has been a major influence on the science fiction genre. Out of the entire saga, my favorite film is ‘The Empire Strikes Back’. To me, it is the standard bearer of how a sequel should beContinue reading “‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ honors the legacy and takes the film series into a new direction”