Posts Tagged ‘star wars’
First Look at Clone Wars Season 6
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on May 20, 2013 under News, Star Wars
Even though Clone Wars has been cancelled, we are still going to see some of the story arcs that were set to appear in the season. Likely to squash untrue rumors from jaded Disney-hating Star Wars "fans" that said you would never see the new stories, Lucasfilm showed off a clip of one of the story arcs at Star Wars Weekends 2013 at Walt Disney World in Florida. This arc looks to be based on Yod... more.
Neil deGrasse Tyson on Star Trek vs. Star Wars
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on May 15, 2013 under News, Science, Space, Star Wars
On the eve of the new Star Trek movie release, Business Insider went to Neil deGrasse Tyson and asked him which scifi franchise he liked more; Star Wars or Star Trek. Naturally, with Star Trek's more realistic take on science he preferred that version: "I never got into Star Wars," Tyson tells us. "Maybe because t... more.
- Podcast #29 – Marvel talk, Into Darkness speculation, and Alien discussion 0 CommentsPosted by Jason Peffley on May 12, 2013 under Podcast
Episode VII Will Film in the UK – First Star Wars Since TPM to Do So
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on May 11, 2013 under News, Star Wars
As speculated earlier in the week, Star Wars Episode VII will officially film in the UK. The announcement by Lucasfilm didn't specify what studio they're using, but the rumors are pointing to Pinewood Studios. Here's the official announcement from Lucasfilm: "We've devoted serious time and attention ... more.
Star Wars Sets as Seen From Satellite
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on May 10, 2013 under News, Star Wars
After they finished filming the Star Wars Tatooine scenes in Tunisia, they didn't tear down the sets; and they still exist there today. While some existing locations were used for some sets, a hotel was the interior of the Lars Homestead, many others had to be built for the movie. Using Google Maps you can spot the Lars Homestead, the entire city of Mos Espa, and Obi-Wan's hut. While a lot of t... more.
Could Star Wars Return to Pinewood Studios?
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on May 8, 2013 under News, Star Wars
The Star Wars saga has a history of filming large portions of the movies in the UK. Before moving the second and third Prequels to Sydney; Lucas filmed the Original Trilogy and Episode I at Pinewood Studios, the same place the James Bond films are filmed. Now there's a rumor that Disney will ... more.
- Electronic Arts Wins Exclusive Rights to Star Wars Games 2 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on May 6, 2013 under Gaming, News, Star Wars
JJ Abrams and Simon Pegg Talk Star Wars
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under News
Sky Movies in the UK has posted a really good short discussion between JJ Abrams and Simon Pegg about Star Wars. Fans of Spaced know how big an Original Trilogy fan Pegg is (but he's been very vocal about his distaste for the Prequels), and in the past Abrams has expressed how he's a bigger Star Wars fan than Star Trek. The video has the two talking about Star Wars, and how the two franchises ... more.
JJ Abrams Likely Won’t Direct Star Trek 3
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on May 3, 2013 under News
With Abrams working on Star Wars Episode VII for a 2015 release, most people assumed that meant he was out of the running with Star Trek. Since 2016 is the 50th anniversary of Star Trek, Paramount obviously wants the third movie out in time for that celebration; and it does look like Abrams won't be directing it. TrekMovie went to the London premiere and Twee... more.
- Why is Into Darkness Tracking So Low? 0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under News