Disney have started to take over the world one franchise at a time – first Marvel and now Star Wars. To their greedy credit, they have been making excellent additions to their respected franchises and now Star Wars can boast the addition of a eight film. But does the first stand alone film in the sage live up to the hype or does it turn to the dark side? ……Join Film and TV Nerd to find out!
Continue reading Star Wars: Rogue One | 2016
Star Wars has come back to us, 10 years after the shambles that was the prequel trilogy, but even with a new acclaimed director at the helm and the might of Disney acting as the driving force behind this one, Episode seven had a lot of making up to do. Continue reading Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens (2015) Review
Ah back in the days when you had to wait 3 whole years for a sequel! not like 11 months or under in the modern age of cinema (Every 3 months for Marvel!)
This was the final piece of the puzzle for Lucas, from 1977 he had a hold of the cinema industry and he knew it. A massive success even before it was due to be released as Return of the Jedi hit theaters. Continue reading Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi (1983) Review
Four Films down and another 3 reviews to go in the Star Wars Saga! next stop The Empire Strikes back.
Its as iconic as a film can become, even after 35 years! it still stands the test of time and has created reference lines for millions of nerds around the world, what more can anyone ask for? Continue reading Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back (1980) Review
First off i will be reviewing the original 1977 version, none of the tampered ones with out of place CGI and Jar Jar Binks (I saw him Lucas, stop trying to sneak him in)
Star Wars and its two sequels became a worldwide phenomenon, spawning hundreds of books, novels, comics, clubs, television series, action figures, trading cards, video games, fan films, records and CDs, videos and DVDs. Continue reading Star Wars: Episode IV: A New Hope (1977) review
Good news, there is minimal Jar Jar Binks!, well done Lucas it took you 6 years to learn no one likes him, good for you
The last installment before the real Star Wars starts. After 3 years of fighting in the Clone Wars, Anakin is lured towards the dark side by the evil Sith lord. The Jedi are taken by surprise and the beginning of The Empire is here at last. Continue reading Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith (2005) Review
Following the review of the oh so disappointing Episode 1 (My eyes, zee goggles do nothing!) i braved episode 2 determined to watch the prequel trilogy for the first time
We begin as 10 years have passed and no one has aged except Anakin Skywalker. Senator Amidala looks fantastic but hasn’t aged a day, Obi Wan Kenobi has a new hair style and makes a fashion choice he doesn’t change for many years. Continue reading Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones (2002) Review
Star wars Episode 7 is here! as if you could miss it (Seriously Disney have spared no expense in marketing this one) so in preparation like any good nerd i watched the previous films.
But i must confess, this was the first time i had ever seen episodes I, II and III.
For over 15 years i had been putting off watching them, but with some helpful prodding i gave in, so from a fresh point of view here is the phantom menace review. Continue reading Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace (1999) Review