Disney Units New Launch Dates For Star Wars, Tron, Moana And Extra

[ad_1] A couple of other movies on the calendar include 20th Century Studios’ “The Amateur” being delayed by several months. The film, which stars Rami Malek (“No Time to Die”) and Rachel Brosnahan (“House of Cards”), is moving from November 8, 2024, to April 11, 2025. Also of note, Amy Adams’ long-awaited horror/comedy “Nightbitch” finally … Read more

U.S. floods arms into Israel regardless of mounting alarm over struggle’s conduct

[ad_1] The United States has quietly approved and delivered more than 100 separate foreign military sales to Israel since the Gaza war began Oct. 7, amounting to thousands of precision-guided munitions, small diameter bombs, bunker busters, small arms and other lethal aid, U.S. officials told members of Congress in a recent classified briefing. The triple … Read more

A Fellow Star Wars Actor Warned Ewan McGregor Not To Play Obi-Wan Kenobi

[ad_1] Although Lawson has clarified in other interviews that he doesn’t hate the franchise or anything, he has expressed plenty of frustration with how the gig he did for a couple of weeks in the ’70s/early ’80s has so thoroughly overshadowed his impressive work in other films. (“I get bored with journalists asking me about … Read more

At Warfare’s Two-12 months Mark, Ukraine Wants a “Plot Twist”

[ad_1] SUBSCRIBER+ EXCLUSIVE REPORTING – For Ukraine, the first anniversary of Russia’s invasion offered reasons for hope. The country had thwarted the initial assault on Kyiv, routed Russian forces in Kharkiv and Kherson, inflicted staggering levels of Russian casualties and made a global hero of the comedian-turned-president Volodymyr Zelensky. The courage and prowess of the … Read more

Many years Earlier than Disney Owned Star Wars, The Muppets Made Their Worlds Collide

[ad_1] Each episode of “The Muppet Show” featured a very special guest, pulling from an impressive pool of 1970s talent. On the February 25 1980 episode, however, the very special guest was simply “The Stars of Star Wars.” Hamill was the only actor whose face was visible. At the beginning of the episode, Hamill, in … Read more

George Lucas Put ILM Below The Gun With Final-Minute VFX For Star Wars: Assault Of The Clones

[ad_1] Watching that scene today (as I just did), it looks a bit like a dated video game. Certainly not realistic by our current standards. (It still looks better than a few scenes in “Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania.”) That said, at the time, it was shockingly complex and fascinating to watch. If you recall, the … Read more

Star Wars’ Wampa Costume Was As Nightmarish To Construct As It Was To Put on

[ad_1] According to “Star Wars Insider,” makeup artist Nick Dudman took part in creating the wampa costume pieces for a pick-up scene. In his own words: “I do remember helping construct the wampa. That was always a nightmare because it was made with sheepskins and weighed a ton. I do remember problems with that because … Read more

Liam Neeson Stole A Historic Star Wars Second Out From Below Samuel L. Jackson

[ad_1] But even in the original trilogy, there’s been some confusion over who exactly said the line first. Casual fans often attribute the line to Obi-Wan, but the words were actually first uttered by General Dodonna (Alex McCrindle), who used it to wish the rebels good luck as they prepared to attack the Death Star. When … Read more

Why Rey And Kylo Could not Simply Make Out In Star Wars: The Final Jedi

[ad_1] When asked about the Force connections, Johnson explained that it was necessitated by the story itself because the characters couldn’t really just sit down and have a conversation, but he needed them to communicate. He wanted to have them talk to one another but felt that if he “put them face to face they’re going … Read more

A Star Wars Icon Helps With A Sneaky Insurgent Help In Ahsoka Episode 7

[ad_1] Sadly, Carrie Fisher passed away in 2016, meaning she would never be able to reprise her role as Leia beyond “Star Wars: The Last Jedi.” J.J. Abrams repurposed unused footage of her for “The Rise of Skywalker,” which is how Leia was still able to round out the sequel trilogy. Beyond that, though, Lucasfilm … Read more