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Sci-Fi Fridays, Episode 47: Casting Young Han Solo – Who Should Play Him?

It was recently announced that 21 Jump Street and The Lego Movie directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller would be jumping into the Star Wars universe by helming the...

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Colin Trevorrow might be the director of ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’

Back when the search was on for someone to direct Star Wars: Episode VII (before J.J. Abrams came on board and the name changed to Star Wars: The Force Awakens), an...

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Phil Lord and Chris Miller to make a ‘Star Wars’ spin-off about Han Solo

I have to imagine that a lot of people have been waiting for this one. Not only have we found out what another one of the impending Star Wars spin-off films will be...

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Next ‘Star Wars’ spinoff will be a Boba Fett Origin Story

After the news a few days ago that filmmaker Josh Trank was leaving this project, I had a hunch that some kind of a reveal was in the cards to prevent any negative buzz...

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Circuit Rewind: Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (2005)

It's been ten years since our last 'Star Wars' outing, so in celebration of May the fourth, lets revisit "Episode III - Revenge of the Sith"

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Awards Circuit Power Hour Episode 141: Star Wars, Batman v. Superman Trailers, Actors Never Nominated for Oscars, Circuit Madness Winner

Welcome to another edition of the Awards Circuit Power Hour, our weekly podcast diving deep into all things film, television, and entertainment. On the agenda today (as...

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New Trailer for ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Blows Us Away

Oh boy, I have chills and goosebumps. Trailers don’t always make me feel like a child again, but Star Wars: The Force Awakens has managed to do just that. Yes,...

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Carrie Fisher to Present the SAG 51st Life Achievement Award to Debbie Reynolds

LOS ANGELES (Jan 6, 2015) – Carrie Fisher will present the 51st SAG Life Achievement Award to her mother, Debbie Reynolds, at the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild...

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Historical Circuit: Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (★★★)

My admission that I’ve never watched any episodes in the Star Wars franchise couldn’t have come at a worse time.  I’m not sure if you know this, but...

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Awards Circuit Power Hour Episode 122: A Most Violent Year, Still Alice, and Spoiler Talk on Interstellar

Welcome to another edition of the Awards Circuit Power Hour, our weekly podcast diving deep into all things film, television, and entertainment. We have a jammed-packed...

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INTERVIEW: Ben Snow, NOAH’s VFX Supervisor and Oscar Contender

Ben Snow is a four-time Oscar nominee and best known for his work on Pearl Harbor, Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones, Iron Man, Iron Man 2, and Avengers: Age of...

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Daisy Ridley’s role in ‘Star Wars’ could span the entire new trilogy

It seems like the rumors that Daisy Ridley has one of the larger roles in Star Wars: Episode VII has a bit more validity to it, not that anyone especially seemed to...

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J.J. ABRAMS OFFERS FANS THE CHANCE TO WIN A PRIVATE HOMETOWN SCREENING OF STAR WARS: EPISODE VII BEFORE IT HITS THEATERS

LOS ANGELES, CA, JULY 21, 2014 — All Wings Report In! On the set of Star Wars: Episode VII, Director J.J. Abrams was interrupted by an X-Wing pilot and rogue robot...

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Circuit 3: Special Effects in Movies

The big release this week is the highly anticipated sequel to Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (call Guinness, I just broke the record for...

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Awards Circuit Power Hour Episode 102: New Trailers, New Star Wars, and ACCA 1997 Winners

Welcome to another edition of the Awards Circuit Power Hour, our weekly podcast diving deep into all things film, television, and entertainment. We have a jammed packed...

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Rian Johnson will write and direct the next ‘Star Wars’ film

Wow! Now this is news to be excited about folks. Apparently Episodes VIII and IX of the Star Wars saga will be written by none other than Rian Johnson, with Johnson in...

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Six Spot #13: Best Picture – 1983

The fifty-sixth Academy Awards honored films released in the year of 1983, and were presided over by the legendary Johnny Carson, his fifth and final time hosting the...

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Josh Trank will direct one of the ‘Star Wars’ spinoffs

Even if you aren’t big fans of the Star Wars series, you have to give the powers that be credit for doing a good job with all of the new installments so far....

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Lupita Nyong’o Joins the ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ cast

I know a lot of folks were bummed when the initial cast announcement for the upcoming Star Wars: Episode VII was put out and it didn’t include some of the bigger...

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Six Spot: Best Picture – 1977

Hey everyone. I will be taking over the Six Spot series for Sam for the next few weeks while he is busy covering the Emmys. I know, I know, but he’ll be back soon...

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Gareth Edwards will direct a ‘Star Wars’ spinoff

I had a feeling that it would only be a matter of days between Godzilla opening as well as it did and director Gareth Edwards being courted for a high profile project....

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The Real Minority at Cannes – Jane Campion Carrying the Torch

Women in Cinema: With the 2014 Cannes Film Festival already underway, which took off May 14 and will run until the 25, there have already been major headlines from the...

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Awards Circuit Power Hour Episode 97: Emmy Drama Actress, Cancelled Shows, and the New Star Wars Cast

Welcome to another edition of the Awards Circuit Power Hour, our weekly podcast diving deep into all things film, television, and entertainment. Happy Mother’s...

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Circuit 3: Science Fiction Films

As the odds grow stronger and stronger that Alfonso Cuarón’s Gravity might become our first Science Fiction film to win Best Picture (though some, including...

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Historical Circuit: Annie Hall (1977) (★★★½)

“I just feel life is divided up between the horrible and the miserable,” says Alvy Singer in a scene that perfectly summarizes the main character of Woody...