With the rise of new players in the market such as the recently announced Disney+ streaming service and the long-awaited Apple content service (which reportedly will be offered free to Apple customers and be limited to PG-Rated content) things are set to change in the next few years.
San Diego Comic Con is a fixture of the pop culture calendar every year and is considered the ‘Geek Mecca’ where many companies choose to make major announcements for their movies, TV shows and products.
Here is some of our favourite moments, panels and trailers that have been posted online over the weekend: Continue reading
Disney/LucasFilm have today released the official title for STAR WARS: EPISODE VIII:
STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI.
THE LAST JEDI is written and directed by Rian Johnson and produced by Kathleen Kennedy and Ram Bergman and executive produced by J.J. Abrams, Jason McGatlin, and Tom Karnowski. Continue reading
Written by Lewis Mainwaring & Benjamin Gummery
Spoiler free !!!!
Following 2015’s continuation of the Star Wars Saga The Force Awakens comes the second Disney-produced Star Wars film.
This is the first in a new series of ‘stand-alone’ Star Wars ‘Anthology’ films which will tie-in with the existing universe but not form part of the main story saga. With that being said the events of Rogue One are set directly before Star Wars Episode IV – A New Hope.
In recent months reports surfaced that actor Alden Ehrenreich was in final negotiations to play the role of young Han Solo in a new standalone film, and today at Star Wars Celebration the casting was confirmed.
During the “Future Filmmakers” panel in London, directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller explained that they had auditioned 3,000 actors across the world for the coveted role, before finally landing on their choice. Ironically, Ehrenreich was not only the final choice — he was actually the first actor the directors ever saw for the role. Continue reading
Indiana Jones will be bullwhipping back onto the big screen in 2019 !!!!
Star Wars: The Force Awakens has continued its record-setting run around the world.
After just 22 days of release in the UK, Star Wars: The Force Awakens is now officially the highest-grossing film of all time in the UK !!!! Continue reading
Once the box office figures began rolling in, it was inevitable that Star Wars: The Force Awakens would become Hollywood’s biggest ever opening but now it’s official – The Force Awakens has become the fastest movie to claim $1 billion worldwide.
The Gallifrey Stands Podcast presents, Doctor Who: The Time Trap.
The Time Trap is a full audio drama which stars Doctor Squee as The Doctor & Michelle Sewell as Orla. Also starring Ross Mullan, Toby Hadoke, John Guilor, Richard James, Rob Lloyd, Andrew Chalmers, M.A. Tamburro and many more…including a cameo from the IndieMacUser’s very own Ben Gummery & Lewis Mainwaring ;).
There is also a special guest appearance from Iain McNeice as Winston Churchill (a role he also played on TV in Doctor Who).