This is exactly what I was thinking when I saw this scene.
Note: In June of 2013, my niece sent me a news article. Star Wars had been rewritten in the style of Shakespearean verse. I was immediately triggered into hypomania. I was maniacally excited and jealous because this seemed like something that I could have, no -- should have done. In my head I started composing … Continue reading William Shakespeare’s ‘Star Wars’
My friend Bonnie asked an interesting question: "Who should play Lance Armstrong in the movie about his life?" I would pick Robert Downey, Jr. He's the right age, he has the acting chops to pull of drama, pathos and comedy, and -- as we've seen from the Iron Man movies -- he can get into … Continue reading Who Should Play Lance Armstrong?
Air New Zealand began showing this in-flight safety video on October 31, 2012. I didn't find out about it until today. The guy at 01:26 is cute.
Now that Disney has purchased Lucasfilm, there may be a few changes on the way.
Next year will see many Hobbit tie-in calendars, books and much more, including a "2013 Annual". Flickr user BexlinJ recently uploaded some images from this Annual, including one of Thranduil, the Elvenking of Mirkwood and father of Legolas. As Robopanda on Uproxx pointed out, Thranduil looks absolutely FABulous. I think so too, and this made … Continue reading First Image of Thranduil
What's Twitters, precious? Apparently the official Twitter feed for The Hobbit films went live this week.
I made this graph to help visualize the Tarkin Effect, as observed by Princess Leia. The more you tighten your grip, Governor Tarkin, the more star systems will slip through your fingers.
On 15 August, Warner Brothers Entertainment released three new photo stills from the set of The Hobbit.