By the simple fact of making and continuing to make so much money, ‘Star Wars’ became the film everyone wanted to make again.
The film kicked off a series that would change the meaning of the term blockbuster, revolutionize special effects, and bring modern movie merchandising to the world.
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At Star Wars Celebration in Orlando this weekend, George Lucas is getting credit for today’s quality Star Wars productions. For the most part that’s fair.
If this movie is what its title implies, then Luke might just as well have gotten a job selling power converters at Tosche Station.
‘Rogue One’ is a throwback to the highbrow Hollywood culture that the original ‘Star Wars’ film rebelled against back in 1977.
Rogue One is about the soldiers. And for all its flaws, that’s what these standalone movies should be about.
Is this a movie that is going to make fans angry or set them up for a successful new series of films?
Why I forgave George Lucas.
I built a time machine, but instead of killing Baby Hitler I took a Guy Who Writes For Salon to see the 1981 premiere of ‘Raiders of the Lost Ark.’
When it comes to an authentically good cinematic experience, Star Wars Episode III is the only legitimate contender.
It looks like J.J. Abrams is going to give us an over-complicated, unwieldy film. But I’m not worried he will ruin the Star Wars franchise.
Daniel Craig told Esquire recently that Spectre would probably be his last James Bond movie. We now face a crossroad in history.
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