Neil Patrick Harris Announces AFI Movie Pick for 5/4/2020

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Neil Patrick Harris announced the latest AFI Movie Club selection: STAR WARS: EPISODE IV – A NEW HOPE. The film has been a consistent fixture on AFI’s various lists of America’s greatest movies – first appearing at #15 on the original AFI’s 100 Years…100 Movies list. The film also boasts contributions by no fewer than three AFI Life Achievement Award recipients – writer/director George Lucas, star Harrison Ford and composer John Williams!

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Five Fave: Fun Things To Do With Disney+ In Quarantine

So you’ve got at least another month to self quarantine. Now is the perfect time to catch up on your binge watching. Disney+ is the newest streaming service, so why not have some fun exploring what is has to offer. Here are our Five Fave Fun Things To Do With Disney+ In Quarantine:

5. See how many movies you can find where the main character’s parents die early in the movie, or are already …

One Of The Worst Hollywood Ideas Of The Year. Pitting Cats Against Star Wars

It takes a team of dedicated people to make a feature film. If you don’t believe me just watch the ending credits of any film that has come out in the last sixty to seventy years. It takes a lot of hard work and time to tell a tale in ninety minutes, and it can take one or two executives to turn it into a flop.

A case in point is the decision to open …

Spoiler Free Movie Review: Star Wars The Rise Of Skywalker

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker completes the trilogy of trilogies, as the 9th and final chapter of the Skywalker saga, which began in 1977 when George Lucas introduced the world to Jedis, stormtroopers, droids and the Force. Writer/Director J.J. Abrams returns after creating the well-received Episode 7, continuing the narrative begun there as the next generation of Skywalkers and Solos continued the battle of the light side vs. the dark side of the Force. …

Disney+ Reveals New Trailer For ‘The Mandalorian’

Get ready Star Wars fans! Disney+ has just revealed an all-new trailer for the highly anticipated series “The Mandalorian”. The first live-action series set in the universe created by George Lucas will be released on the streaming platform in just a few weeks’ time, on November 12.

From what we can see in the trailer this new series is definitely going to be action-packed and we are on the edge of our seats anticipating what …

‘Game Of Thrones’ Creators Drop From Rumored ‘Star Wars’ Project

One announcement, other than the lackluster season finale of HBO’s “Game Of Thrones” that had everyone buzzing was that GOT creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss were gearing up to work with Lucasfilm on a new “Star Wars” trilogy.

This news broke right around the same time that Benioff and Weiss had announced a partnership with Netflix for which they are supposed to helm nine productions. It has not yet been revealed whether or not …

Dark Rey Is On The Way! View The Trailer For ‘Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker’

Disney unveiled a ton of news at their recent D23 convention which took place in Anaheim, California, as we learned about many of the upcoming series coming to the Disney + streaming service and what will be in store for our heroes in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, however fans were eagerly anticipating getting to catch their first look at “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” and Disney did not disappoint!

While the lucky folks who …

Boba Fett Spin-Off Could Becomes A Disney + Series

With more and more information being revealed about the upcoming Disney + streaming service fans are surely going to have a lot to look forward to when the platform is unveiled later this year. There is now news that a possible “Star Wars” spin-off featuring the character of Boba Fett could possibly be in the works.

We already know that Disney+ will be launching several new Marvel series, as well as, the previously announced “Star …

Chewbacca Actor Peter Mayhew Dies at 74

Chewbacca, The name alone conjures feelings of honesty, loyalty, and strength. The best friend you could ever have or want. That’s all thanks to Peter Mayhew, the man behind the “walking carpet.” With a tilt of his head, a knowing look, or a warm hug, he gave Chewbacca a soul and captured our hearts.

And today we are heartbroken to learn that he is gone. Peter passed away at his home in North Texas …

Star Wars Actor Peter Mayhew Dead at 74

Sad news for Hollywood tonight. Peter Mayhew,  best known for his role of Chewbacca in the Star Wars franchise, has died. He was 74 years old.

The actor’s cause of death was not available at press time, but it is said he died on April 30.

His family shared the news of his death on the actor’s official Twitter page. They also released the following statement to the media:

“The family of Peter Mayhew, with …

Star Wars Fans Get First Look At ‘The Mandalorian’ Which Will Air At Launch On Disney +

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Fans of the “Star Wars” franchise were super hyped to get a first look at the upcoming “Star Wars” tv series “The Mandalorian” which will begin airing with the launch of the Disney+ streaming service on November 12th, 2019.

Series creator and executive producer Jon Favreau shared the first footage of “The Mandalorian” with fans in Chicago at “Star Wars Celebration”. The eight-episode series, which is said to be airing …

LEGO Group Honors 20 Years of LEGO® Star Wars™ with GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ Record-Breaking Build to Open Star Wars Celebration

STAR WARS CELEBRATION — To open Star Wars Celebration, the LEGO Group marked 20 years of LEGO® Star Wars™ by achieving a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for largest display of LEGO®Star Wars™ minifigures, kicking off a weekend-long experience. Two decades worth of products, content and collaboration between two of the world’s most beloved brands will be showcased at booth #1616 at McCormick Place in downtown Chicago, giving fans of all ages the chance …