Tag: Star Wars

Dw. Dunphy On..., Film

Dw. Dunphy On… The Bushido Truth of “The Last Jedi”

Rian Johnson gave fans more than another seething fighter with a war boner and a snazzy costume....

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #609, “On Rogue One, Part 2.”

Welcome back to Suburban Metal Dad, Popdose’s resident webcomic. Read a new one every Monday and Friday. METAL DAD: THE BOOK IS...

Film

Fandango: On “Rogue One,” Zen and the Art of Franchise Maintenance

There will always be Star Wars. When I lay upon my death bed in 2066, my kids will wish I could hang on just a few days longer, so that I...

Film, News

Film News: Carrie Fisher Dies at 60

Popdose is sad to report the confirmed passing of actress Carrie Fisher, best known and loved as Princess Leia in the Star Wars movie...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #608, “Scenes From the Rogue One Matinee”

Welcome back to Suburban Metal Dad, Popdose’s resident webcomic. Read a new one every Monday and Friday. METAL DAD: THE BOOK IS...

Music

Regarding… Dan Hill’s “Sometimes When We Touch”

Scouring JasonHare.com for remnants is going too far above and beyond. And I'm lazy....

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Prince: Nothing Good Hides in Vaults

Are we ready should the illusion be shattered?...

Comics and Graphic Novels, Dw. Dunphy On..., Film

Dw. Dunphy On… What Do We Do With Non-Canonical Media?

This is not your grandfather's Superman...but is that Superman at all anymore?...

Comics and Graphic Novels, Film

Synergy Cinema: We Get the “Star Wars”/”Avengers” Crossover Movie We Deserve

Let me say right off the bat that I love Stan Lee. If he hadn’t revolutionized superhero comics at Marvel back in the 1960s, I don’t...

Film, No Concessions

No Concessions: Revisiting “Star Wars Memories”

Out with the old, in with the new....

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #471, “The New Star Wars Poster Revealed & Decoded”

Welcome back to Suburban Metal Dad, Popdose’s resident webcomic. Read a new one every Monday and Friday.  Click the pic to...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Wilco, “Star Wars”

Wilco unleashed the blinking kitty last week on an unsuspecting audience. Does it blow blow up your Death Star or just scratch away at the...

Film, Humor

Popdose Exclusive: George Lucas’s Rejected Plans for “Star Wars VII” Revealed!

“The story ideas that I sold to Disney, they came up to the decision that they didn’t really want to do those,” George Lucas...

Muppet Family Christmas, Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol, Star Wars Holiday Special: All worthy of reconsideration.

Popdose Lists, Television

Popdose Prime: The Top Five Almost Forgotten Holiday TV Specials

With “A Charlie Brown Christmas” having already made its first appearance of the season, and ABC Family’s “25 Days of Christmas”...

Star Wars Episode VII is coming. What else do you need? (starwars.com photo)

Current Events, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 24 Current Reasons to Be Thankful in 2014

Sure, the government’s a mess, the environment is spiraling out of control and American cities are actually burning. But that...

Music, Popdose Interviews

Matthew Sweet On His Old “Girlfriend,” New Music + Working With J.J. Abrams

Matthew Sweet stops by Popdose for yet another interview! This time, he's talking tour dates, new music + J.J. Abrams!...

Film

The Great Summer Movies: Unlimited Power!!!!!

Whatever the case, I think…I think I’m letting go. Maybe I’ll grab hold again someday. For now, let this latest outrage drift right...

Music, Popdose Interviews

Exclusive: Extreme’s Pat Badger Takes Us Inside The Studio With His New Project “Badger”

Extreme bassist Pat Badger joins us to discuss his current PledgeMusic campaign, Van Halen and jamming with Roger Daltrey....

Film, Popdose Flashback

Popdose Flashback 1973: “American Graffiti”

Could this be the best thing George Lucas ever made?...

Film, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Movies That Are Spin-Offs, Not Sequels, of Popular Movies (Like Disney’s “Planes”)

Spin-offs are the new reboot. Big studio movies are usually part of a franchise at this point, and they are going to become even more...

Film, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Movies That Are Unnecessary Prequels (to Prepare You for “Monsters University”)

Once Disney took a more draconian handle on Pixar, it was inevitable that they’d make the tiny, massively-gifted studio start...

Film, Popdose

The Great Summer Movies: Don’t Get Cocky!

18 Observations On Star Wars As It Turns 36, Just As I Did Last July 1. This was one of the first VHS tapes we owned; we had a guy across...

Film, Revival House

Revival House: Return of the Jedi

As Return of the Jedi turns 30, Revival House takes a look back at the conclusion to the original Star Wars trilogy....

Film, Popdose Flashback

Popdose Flashback 1983: “Return of the Jedi”

Laser blasts don't leave no blood behind....

Star Wars AT-AT toy, 1980s

Popdose Lists

Top 5 Holy Grail Playset Toys of the 1980s

If you were a kid in the '80s, you wanted one of the playsets in the worst way....

Police Academy 7: Mission to Moscow

Film, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: Seven Movie Franchises With Way Too Many Sequels

Sometimes a film cries out for a sequel. And sometimes we cry out when we see a sequel. Here are seven movie series that fall into the...

Popblerd!

KJ’s 12 Pop Culture (and some sports) Moments of 2012

For a guy who says he's pop culture deficient, KJ is pretty up on pop culture. Find where Gangnam Style, and other phenomena, landed on his...

Popblerd!

A New Hope or Will the Empire Strike Back? What the Disney/Lucasfilm Merger Means to Fanboys!

One "Star Wars" megafan is deeply conflicted about the Disney/Lucasfilm merger....