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Here’s the thing about being a genre film fan: you have to grow a thick skin. It’s slightly easier for horror fans, who are bombarded with so much junk on a daily basis that they’re more bemused by a bad film than offended. It’s far more difficult for fantasy fans, who get a new movie every once in a blue moon and it’s… Continue reading The Last Sci-Fi Blog: The Optimism of New 'Star Wars' and 'Star Trek'

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:

This Star Wars poster is the first of a trilogy by artist Andy Fairhurst. See his posters for The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi at Slashfilm.

Speaking of Star Wars, our favorite cosplay of the day is this group of Muppets dressed as Darth

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:

Hope you’re not tired of watching the second Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer, because here it is again in Lego (via Design Taxi):

And here’s another version of the Force Awakens trailer set to the new Kung Fury theme song by David Hasselhoff (via Live for Films):

While we’re on… Continue reading Today in Movie Culture: Lego 'Star Wars' Trailer, Miniature 'Ant-Man' Marketing, Little Daredevil and More

It’s no secret that the first breakout star of Star Wars: The Force Awakens is a little droid named BB-8.

Like R2D2 from the Star Wars movies and Chopper from Star Wars Rebels, BB-8 is the latest adorable droid to make a splash in the Star Wars universe, and based on just two brief teaser trailers, the tiny rolling droid — who… Continue reading 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Promises the Coolest Toy for Breakout Star BB-8

In between the next big-screen Star Wars trilogy (which kicks off with this December’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens), there will be standalone movies, beginning with 2016’s Star Wars: Rogue One, which just confirmed its story, a new title and additional details during a panel at Star Wars Celebration.

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Above: Concept art shown