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“Crisis Point” Examines Mariner By Way Of The “Star Trek” Movies

If her mother, Captain Freeman, decides to transfer her, then she can kiss Starfleet goodbye. Given her dislike of Starfleet protocol, why does she want to stay? That would seem to be the bigger question of this character, and one that remains decidedly unanswered. Maybe the season finale will address that question.

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The New Star Wars Trilogy – Star Wars Recall | Impending Fascination

The New Star Wars Trilogy – Star Wars Recall | Impending Fascination As we get ready for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker I’m taking a look back at the series as a whole. The focus turns to Star Wars The Force Awakens and Star Wars The Last Jedi.  Take a look at the link […]

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The New Star Wars Trilogy – Star Wars Recall

In the last chapter of my ‘Star Wars’ recall series, I’m taking a look at the newest trilogy. Looking at the internet, it seems no one has a neutral opinion about these films. ‘The Force Awakens’ and ‘The Last Jedi’ aren’t my favorite ‘Star Wars’ movies, but they aren’t my least favorite either. I think to bring ‘Star Wars’ back to theaters; the films are necessary entries.

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The Force Awakens Will Make Its Network Debut February 17th

It’s hard to believe, but it’s been just a little over 3 years since ‘Star Wars’ relaunched itself into theaters with ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’.  The movie is now set to make its network debut Sunday, February 17th on ABC.  You’ll of course be able to catch all of the action on your local ABC affiliate, […]

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Star Wars Episode IX Calls On Matt Smith For ‘Key Role’

Variety is reporting that Matt Smith has joined the cast of ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’.  No details of who he might be playing are available, other than it’s a ‘key role’.  Smith joins the recently announced Dominic Monaghan and Keri Russell, both of whom have worked with J.J. Abrams before.  Now, is it just me, or can […]

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JJ Abrams Shares First Episode IX Set Photo

The first set photo from ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’ has been released to social media by JJ Abrams.  There isn’t much to see since the focus is on the camera itself and not the action in front of it.  Still, you can make out Finn (John Boyega) and Chewbacca (Joonas Suotamo) in what appears to be […]

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John Boyega Says Episode IX Will See Rey And Finn Together Again

It makes sense that Rey (Daisy Ridley) didn’t really see much of Finn (John Boyega) in ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’.  He couldn’t really be hanging out while Rey attempted to learn the ways of the Jedi from Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill).  The pair will be reunited in Episode IX though, according to Boyega: “I haven’t […]

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Star Wars Episode IX Will Start Filming This Summer

Disney held it’s D23 Expo in Japan over the weekend, and while the news coming out of the convention is pretty sparse, there was one tidbit that came out.   JJ Abrams recorded a video greeting the crowd and excusing his absence due to being busy writing Episode IX ahead of filming this summer.  While it’s […]

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JJ Abrams Set To Return To Television With HBO

HBO has won a bidding war for a new series from Producer/Director JJ Abrams.  ‘Demimonde’ will tell the story of a population fighting to overcome a massive force.  ‘Fringe’, which ended in 2013, was the last time Abrams was involved in television writing.  This new gig does beg the question though, how many projects can one person […]

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