It was first rumored over at Deadline, and has subsequently been confirmed by The Hollywood Reporter that The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi scribe Lawrence Kasdan and fellow writer Simon Kinberg have been brought aboard to pen Episode VIII and Episode IX in addition to producing, presumably, the entire Sequel Trilogy. Right […]
… Academy Award-winning screenwriter Michael Arndt, if these articles by Vulture, Deadline, and The Hollywood Reporter are to be believed. I can’t fully speak to the quality of Mr. Arndt’s screenwriting capabilities, having not seen Little Miss Sunshine (which won him the Oscar), but I dug Toy Story 3, which is generally accepted as one […]
In my “real life,” I work third shift, which means I typically sleep from about noon until 8pm every day. So, seeing as how October 30th was just a normal day, I followed my usual routine, never thinking in a hundred years that I would wake up to a dozen different messages on my Facebook […]
Last week, I discussed my desire to see each of the Star Wars films released individually as massive box sets, not unlike some of the classic movies like Casablanca, The Wizard of Oz, or Ben-Hur. This week, I’m continuing that premise with what I’d like to see out of a The Empire Strikes Back release.
(Full disclosure: I originally wrote this for my personal blog. I intended to do it as a series, but never wrote more than this initial entry. However, over the next few weeks, I plan on writing it up for JediNet) So, the Star Wars Blu-rays were released last fall, and I, while being a huge […]