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STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS Beats AVATAR in ‘Murika – WOOO!

Excuse the rather juvenile headline, but this news is quite exciting. On the whole, box office news is fairly boring; once in a while, however, a movie comes along which engages you completely in its box office domination or failure – e.g. Fantastic Four. Another such movie is The Force Awakens, which has broken record after […]

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STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS is Basically A NEW HOPE

Well. Where to start? It’s fair to say that The Force Awakens was (we can say that now) the most anticipated film of all time, which can be supported by the extraordinary advance ticket sales, audience buzz, YouTube views and the sheer brand power that is Star Wars. With all that riding on one movie, […]

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Lamenting the Death of the STAR WARS Expanded Universe

The release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens was highly anticipated, but many dedicated fans of the franchise were also somewhat shaken by the announcement that the Star Wars Expanded Universe would be rebranded as Star Wars Legends. It wasn’t the rebranding itself that caused a fuss, but rather the news that the former EU […]

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So… Is STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS Any Good?

It’s a question which has been terrifying everyone, from the most hardcore fan to Disney themselves, since October 2012 when the Lucasfilm buyout was announced. Will it actually live up to the hype? Will it deliver in any way, shape or form? Will J.J. Abrams succeed in revitalising Star Wars for a new generation? Fortunately, […]

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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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Prepare to Bust a Nut: STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS Trailer Coming Monday

!!!! !!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! IT’S TIME! Forget that anniversary dinner. The cat can probably live another day without food. And did you REALLY need to go to your kid’s baseball game, anyway? No, you don’t: what you’re gonna be doing instead is watching the brand new trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens! Two days ago, […]

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Fanboy Round-Up: GODZILLA, APOCALYPSE and ZOMBIES

Welcome back to another edition of Fanboy Round-Up, the weekly column for those of you who missed out on last week’s news or need a little bit of a refresher – and last week was super busy. So busy that we have to include more stories in this feature than we usually do. We’ll start […]

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CUT TO: Podcast – STAR WARS Speculation and Every TV Show Ever

After that, uh, lengthy break, full episodes of your favorite podcast have returned! We apologize in advance because this is what folks who enjoy television might call “filler”. There have been no good movies out the past couple of weeks, so instead we review some of our favorite TV shows, including Rick and Morty, Mr. Robot, […]

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Finn Wields a Lightsaber in STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS Teaser!!

There seems to be a constant stream of news for Star Wars: The Force Awakens these days (not that we mind), and that continues with a brand new teaser revealed on their official Instagram account. Well, it’s fifteen seconds long. That doesn’t mean it isn’t hype as fuck. Disney have unfortunately pulled a bunch of […]

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