2000's, 9 Candles, Action, Adventure, Animation, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Star Wars, TV

STAR WARS: CLONE WARS (CARTOON NETWORK MICRO SERIES)


2003 ~ 2005 Seasons 1 ~ 3 DIRECTOR: Genndy Tartakovsky May contain spoilers! Could this be Star Wars at its best? In many ways, I would say yes. Beginning with a 20 chapter, three minutes each serial on Cartoon Network in 2003/2004 and then concluding with five, 15 minute episodes leading directly to the start of… Continue reading STAR WARS: CLONE WARS (CARTOON NETWORK MICRO SERIES)

1970's, 1980's, 2000's, 9 Candles, Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Star Wars

EMPIRE OF DREAMS: THE STORY OF THE STAR WARS TRILOGY (TV DOCUMENTARY)


2004 DIRECTOR: Edith Becker & Kevin Burns May contain spoilers! Empire Of Dreams first appeared as a bonus disc on the 2004 Original Star Wars Trilogy Boxset and charts in detail, George Lucas' journey of bringing Star Wars to the big screen and in less detail, that of its two sequels. This is an insightful look… Continue reading EMPIRE OF DREAMS: THE STORY OF THE STAR WARS TRILOGY (TV DOCUMENTARY)

2000's, 7 Candles, Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Star Wars, TV

STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS


2008 DIRECTOR: Dave Filoni May contain spoilers! Coming just three years after Episode III (2005), yet set between Episodes II (2002) and III, The Clone Wars (2008) serves a feature length pilot for what would become the successful Cartoon Network series of the same name. But this would in fact be the second series to bear the… Continue reading STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS

1900's, 1950's, 1960's, 1980's, 9 Candles, Action, Adventure, CINERAMA, Comedy, Science Fiction

FILM OF THE MONTH ~ OCTOBER 2015


"Are we back?" "We're back" replied Doc Brown, but he was referring to 1985 after Marty and Doc's trip to October 2015, but this month saw US arrive on that "future" date, a date that has now slipped peacefully into the past. The buzz surrounding this fictional interpretation of the future has been as fascinating… Continue reading FILM OF THE MONTH ~ OCTOBER 2015

2010's, 7 Candles, Action, Adventure, Drama

SHERLOCK HOLMES: A GAME OF SHADOWS


2012 DIRECTOR: Guy Richie May Contain Spoilers! The 2012 sequel to Guy Richie's hit Sherlock Holmes (2009) meets a major stumbling block. Where do we go from here? Following the events of the London-based reboot in which Robert Downey Jr. takes on the mantle of literary detective, this carries on almost where we left off but… Continue reading SHERLOCK HOLMES: A GAME OF SHADOWS

2010's, 5 Candles, Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Star Trek

STAR TREK: RENEGADES (WEB TV MOVIE)


2015 DIRECTOR: Tim Russ May contain spoilers! Some where between home made videos of wild antics, raw news footage and movie trailers is the ever growing culture of web shows and movies. Many of them are great, short but professionally produced, unregulated media which have fans across the spectrum but it is also giving rise… Continue reading STAR TREK: RENEGADES (WEB TV MOVIE)

10 Candles, 1970's, 1980's, 2000's, 3D, 5 Candles, 7 Candles, 8 Candles, Action, Adventure, Article, Drama, Epic, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Star Wars, Walt Disney, War

MAY THE FOURTH BE WITH YOU…


Well, it's that time of year again, but this time, May 4th, is a Bank Holiday here in the U.K. So, in a decent move from Sky Movies, the entire day is dedicated to showing the movies in both chronological and production order, by starting their run at 6am with Star Wars: Episode I: The… Continue reading MAY THE FOURTH BE WITH YOU…

2010's, 3D, 9 Candles, Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy

THE LEGO MOVIE (3D)


2014 DIRECTORS: Phil Lord & Christopher Miller Contains Spoilers! In spite of being snubbed by Oscar for all but the Best Song ("Everything Is Awesome") award, The Lego Movie is as important an animated film as Toy Story in 1995. The animation is top-notch, with it being almost impossible to tell that this was a computer… Continue reading THE LEGO MOVIE (3D)

2010's, 3D, 7 Candles, Action, Adventure, Drama, Epic, Historical, Ridley Scott, War

EXODUS: GODS AND KINGS


2014 DIRECTOR: Ridley Scott May Contain Spoilers! CINEMA REVIEW Will we be adding this to our collection? YES With poor reviews and the fact that I already had my doubts about this project, my expectations were decidedly low about Ridley Scott's interpretation of the biblical epic of Moses and the Israelite Exodus. But the reviews… Continue reading EXODUS: GODS AND KINGS

2010's, 3D, 9 Candles, Action, Adventure, Epic, Fantasy, Lord Of The Rings

THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES (3D)


2014 DIRECTOR: Peter Jackson May Contain Spoilers! CINEMA REVIEW Will we be adding this to our collection? YES Short and to the point. Not words that I would normally associate with a Peter Jackson film and certainly not where The Hobbit trilogy has been concerned. But with the whole Smaug cliffhanger from the Desolation Of Smaug… Continue reading THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES (3D)