Tag: Star Wars

Star Wars Saga Blu-Ray Announced!!! (Updated)

Posted: January 6, 2011 at 2:07 pm   /   DVD News, Featured, Local, Movie News

September!! What else do you need to know!  Pre-order at Amazon now! Star Wars: The Complete Saga Blu-Ray! As for details, they haven’t trickled out a whole lot yet but the Complete Saga Set will include 30 hours of extensive special features including never-before-seen deleted and alternate scenes, an exploration of the exclusive Star Wars […]

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“Empire Strikes Back” Director Irvin Kershner Dies at Age 87

Posted: November 30, 2010 at 1:02 am   /   Local, Movie News

Irvin Kershner, best known for his directing the second Star Wars film, The Empire Strikes Back, died at the age of 87. Kershner while most famous for directing what many regard as the best Star Wars film, was a World War II veteran, who got his start making documentaries for the U.S. Information Service.  He later […]

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Rumor Mill: George Lucas Planning New Set of “Star Wars” Sequels

Posted: October 27, 2010 at 12:58 pm   /   Local, Movie News

Late last week the internet was flooded with reports from a “ultra top-secret Lucasfilm insider” that George Lucas was planning yet another Star Wars trilogy, but this time set after the events of the original trilogy, and not focusing on the lives of the Skywalkers. As you can guess numerous neckbeards across the universe gasped […]

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George Lucas and Lucasfilm Re-Releasing “Star Wars” Trilogy as 3D Film in 2012

Posted: September 29, 2010 at 12:51 pm   /   Local, Movie News

Back in 2005, both Kevin and I attended Star Wars Celebration III, and while we were there we were lucky enough to be in the audience for a George Lucas Q&A. Among the things he talked about were a 3D animation television show (Clone Wars), a live action TV show that has yet to surface, […]

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George Lucas Announces “Star Wars” Trilogies Out on Blu-Ray Fall 2011

Posted: August 16, 2010 at 2:45 pm   /   DVD News, Local

Speculation has been high as to when George Lucas would finally release his famous Star Wars films on the popular HD format, Blu-Ray. This weekend at Star Wars Celebration V, he told a packed crowd in Orlando, “I wish I could say it’s coming out this year, but it’s coming out next year.” “They’ll be […]

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“Star Wars: Return of the Jedi” Deleted Scene: Luke Skywalker Builds Green Lightsaber

Posted: August 16, 2010 at 2:15 pm   /   Local, Viral Videos

The geek inside of me died a little bit this past weekend. Why? Well, because I could not afford to attend Star Wars Celebration V. Due to some late notice on press credentials, it just didn’t happen. Luckily, in this day and age everything hits the internet pretty quickly. So, when George Lucas showed off […]

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Darth Vader Robs Bank in New York; No Imperial Star Destroyer Seen Leaving the Scene

Posted: July 23, 2010 at 1:51 pm   /   Local, Off the Wall

This story was just too odd not to post. Apparently a man dressed up as the famous Star Wars villain, Darth Vader, robbed a bank in Long Island. The robber walked into Chase Manhattan in Setauket, NY, wearing a Vader helmet, a blue cape, and camo pants. Apparently, he needed steal more money to finish […]

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“Star Wars: The Force Unleashed” Being Made Into Film or TV Series?

Posted: July 2, 2010 at 2:40 pm   /   Local, Movie News, Videogames

The Force Unleashed is already the most popular Star Wars videogame of all time. With a sequel due out later this year, it appears to be one of the most popular non-canonical stories in the Star Wars universe. (Watch the trailer for The Force Unleashed 2.) Now in an in interview with CVG, producer of […]

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New “Star Wars: The Old Republic” Trailer – “Hope”

Posted: June 14, 2010 at 8:35 pm   /   Local, Videogames

One thing is evident from all the media coming out from BioWare about their next entry, Star Wars: The Old Republic, it is going farther than any game they’ve ever done. So far, the two cinematic trailers released for the game have been absolutely wonderful.  The game looks absolutely wonderful, and it is looking more […]

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Star Wars Box Set Coming to Blu-Ray

Posted: April 19, 2010 at 10:55 am   /   DVD News, Local, Movie News

Ever since Blu-Ray was announced fans of films such as Star Wars have been salivating to see their favorite films in HD. This weekend at the Chicago Comics and Entertainment Expo, Steve Sansweet, Director of Fan Relations, gave an interview to IGN about the possibility of the Star Wars films coming to an HD format […]

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