The Japanese film magazine Kinema Junpo (Cinema: Fresh Take) did a special cover feature on Rogue One and the general impact and significance of the Star Wars saga in December during the run up to the film’s release. One of the people they interviewed for this feature was Kazuo Koike, the famed manga writer of … Continue reading Influence upon Influence: The Clone Wars and John Ford
It's only been a few hours, but I for one think it's time to talk about it. Star Wars: The Clone Wars is back! Just hours ago today, July 19, 2018, it was announced at San Diego Comic-Con's Clone Wars panel that the much loved and debated animated series thought up by George Lucas and lead by … Continue reading Clone Wars Saved!
Every four years there is one sports event which arguably captivates the world more than the Olympics: the FIFA World Cup of soccer (football). This year's World Cup is being held in Russia, and would the USA have qualified (which it failed to do for the first time since 1986), it would have made for … Continue reading The World Cup and Star Wars Fantasy Football (Soccer)
J. C., Tehachapi High School All Films: How does faith play a role in Luke and/or Anakin's journey? What do they put their faith in? Why? What are the results of their faith? You may draw your examples from one or several films. Faith plays a big role in the Star Wars stories with Luke, … Continue reading Secondary Star Wars: Gotta Have Faith-uh, Faith-uh, Faith-uh!
In case you've been living under a rock, A Star Wars Comic is, as stated on their website, "a fan-made monthly anthology series exploring the small moments, characters, and themes of a galaxy far, far away. Each comic is six-pages and they release on the 25th of every month." Without putting too fine a point on … Continue reading A Star Wars Comic: The end of a great year…