I’ve never been a big fan of variant outfits for movie characters — I’m a real stickler for what happened in the movie is what I go by – but this new Hot Toys offering is pretty cool. Not as cool as more Empire Strikes Back collectibles, but cool nonetheless. Continue Reading
Top that one Trekkies!
Blast you Picard!
Unlike many a Star Wars fanboy, I don’t feel like George Lucas trampled my childhood when he started tinkering with the original Star Wars trilogy with the special edition tweaks back in 1997. In some cases, lightsaber enhancements, better lighting effects and more Wampa, the fixes improved on already outstanding films. But then, there’s some that got changed for seemingly no good reason other than to spark some good old fashioned fan outrage.
Now with news that the original, unedited trilogy will finally be coming to Blu-Ray, here’s the three fixes I’m glad to say goodbye to so I can not feel so obliged to hold onto my old VHS tapes. Continue Reading
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Peter Mayhew (70) – I’m ecstatic you’re still around and able to reprise Chewbacca in “Star Wars: Episode VII” and I cannot wait to see it in theaters next December. Or just a tease trailer for right now ;-) Continue Reading