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George Lucas Gives STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS a Half-Assed Compliment

It must be tough being George Lucas. On one hand, he basically created the modern studio system, summer blockbusters, CGI, and revolutionized storytelling. On the other, he became exactly what he hates – a wealthy, profits-driven businessman – and his name is often uttered with caution within fan communities and wider movie-loving groups, perhaps unnecessarily. […]

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Simon Pegg Hates the STAR WARS Prequels Too

You’d be hard-pressed to find a Star Wars fan who loves the Prequels. They certainly exist – trust me – however they’re so few and far between that you could be mistaken into thinking they’re unanimously hated. It wouldn’t be surprising; their incredibly poor writing, direction, acting and just about everything renders them unwatchable for […]

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May The Fourth Be With You: Simon Kinberg Discusses STAR WARS Spin-Offs

Happy Star Wars Day everyone! To celebrate, Hero Complex have published their interview with writer Simon Kinberg (X-Men: Days of Future Past, Sherlock Holmes), who is working on the Star Wars spin-off movies with Original Trilogy writer Lawrence Kasdan. There’s good stuff here if you’re a fan, as Kinberg talks about how the new movies will focus more on […]

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