Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Movie Review

Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Movie Review

I was seven years old in the summer of 1977 when I saw “Star Wars” (later dubbed “A New Hope”) from the back seat of my father’s Ford Elite as it was projected onto the drive-in movie theatre screen in my small hometown. Even as a boy I remembered an interview I had read where George Lucas said the film was part of a nine-part story. I debated with friends who swore to me that…

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May I Suggest A Robust Little Jar Jar Binks Burgundy With Your Film?

May I Suggest A Robust Little Jar Jar Binks Burgundy With Your Film?

Anyone in the film industry will tell you that since the availability of home movie rentals that it’s become progressively more difficult to attract viewers to move theaters. First there were video rentals, then Blu-ray discs and DVDs and then followed the current craze of Internet streaming of relatively new major films. So what’s the average Cineplex owner to do? Well, just like Emeril Lagasse, “BAAM!!!” they’ve kicked it up a notch. Last night a…

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