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Wednesday, April 3 2013

Gotta Catch ‘Em ALL: Being Programmed to Collect

On reflection, I feel like I know why I want to catch 'em all. I feel as if I have been programmed from birth to collect, and even more specifically, to associate play and entertainment with collection.


Thursday, March 7 2013

Go Ahead, Disney… Rough Up ‘Star Wars’

Whatever Disney does to Star Wars, let's at least hope they keep its rough aesthetic.


Thursday, November 8 2012

May the Mouse Be With You

For now, fans can rejoice in knowing that there is more Star Wars -- much more -- on the way. Where it's coming from, however, could be a whole new world of worries.


Tuesday, September 4 2012

The Top 5 Definitive Summer Movie Years

Be it providing the ingredients for a successful summer movie "recipe" or by opening new ways to roll out blockbusters, here are the top five "definitive" years for summer movies.


Wednesday, July 25 2012

In Film (and All Art) Bold is Beautiful; Boring Isn’t

I can't be a movie theatre zombie. I can't just sit there and accept average. I want a film to swell up some sort of feelings, make me question what I’ve seen, think about things on a larger scale or go for a far flung freaking mind trip.


Tuesday, May 29 2012

The 10 Greatest Aspects of the ‘Star Wars’ Franchise

Everyone's favorite space opera turns 35 this week. Here are 10 reasons why we still love this adventure from long ago, in a galaxy far, far away.


Friday, February 3 2012

Super Bowl XLVI: Commercial Success?

If you’re like me and are more jazzed about decorating chocolate covered strawberries to look like mini-footballs than about the big game, here is a list of some hotly anticipated things to look forward to when the ole’ pig skin is taking a breather.


Wednesday, September 21 2011

Blu-ray ‘Star Wars’ set hits many generations


Tuesday, August 30 2011

‘Star Wars’ still rules the pop-culture roost


Thursday, August 4 2011

The Story of a Woman on the Morning of a War

Shrapnel: Aristeia Rising is a rich and complex work teasing out the personal price paid by soldiers set on the stage of grand ideological battles for liberty and against the backdrop of deep drama of military tactics. There couldn't be a better choice than Hilary Swank for the just-announced upcoming movie.


Ghosts of Presents Past: The 1970s (Mixed Media) [30.Dec.10]
Star Wars: Uncut (video) (Mixed Media) [21.Apr.10]
Pink Darth Vader Helmet (Consuming Consumables) [10.Dec.09]
Fanboys (Reviews) [20.Feb.09]
Star Wars: Luke Skywalker, Last Hope for the Galaxy (Consuming Consumables) [25.Nov.08]
TWiG 2008-09-14: The Force Unveiled (Moving Pixels) [14.Sep.08]
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