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    Awards: Will Oscar Embrace the End of the Skywalker Saga?

    In 1977, a phenomenon was born with the release of George Lucas’s “Star Wars.” It changed cinema forever, redefining a generation’s idea of good versus evil. With massive appeal and critical acclaim, the space epic landed ten Oscar nominations, including Best Picture. Since then, every new episode has received at least one Oscar nomination. So, with “Star Wars: […] More

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    Genre Geeks: Analyzing the ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ Teaser Trailer

    Last week, Disney and Lucasfilm provided fans their first look at the highly anticipated “Star Wars: Episode IX,” now officially titled “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.” Following the drop of this emotionally invigorating teaser, fans across the globe went wild with feverish speculation of how the saga will conclude. More than anything, we’re having a […] More

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    Genre Geeks: Guessing The Title For The Next ‘Star Wars Episode IX’

    This past Friday, director J.J. Abrams tweeted that principal photography of “Star Wars: Episode IX” had concluded, posting a picture of the main trio of actors — Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, and Oscar Isaac — to capture the emotional moment of completion. In the past, the official episode titles have been announced shortly following the […] More

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    Circuit Q&A – 3 Exciting Movies in 2019

    **Circuit Q&A’s are our daily community question, posed to the readers of AwardsCircuit that cover various topics from film and television to general wonderings and for instances** The start of a new year brings about a whole new slate of movies to drool over. The first few months can be rough, but more and more, […] More

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    Genre Geeks: 10 Most Anticipated Genre Films of 2019

    As a new year approaches, so does hype for what movies are in store for us! 2018 really delivered on the superhero front with “Black Panther,” “Avengers: Infinity War,” “Ant-Man and the Wasp,” “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse,” “Aquaman” and yes, even the guiltily pleasurable “Venom.” Less impressive were animation offerings: “Isle of Dogs,” “Early Man” and […] More

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    Star Wars: Episode IX Begins Production Using Unused Carrie Fisher Footage from ‘The Force Awakens’

    Read the Press Release from Walt Disney Pictures: Star Wars: Episode IX will begin filming at London’s Pinewood Studios on August 1, 2018. J.J. Abrams returns to direct the final installment of the Skywalker saga. Abrams co-wrote the screenplay with Chris Terrio. Returning cast members include Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita […] More

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    Billy Dee Williams Returns to ‘Star Wars’ for Episode IX

    Billy Dee Williams is returning to the galaxy that made him a superstar. The Hollywood Reporter confirms that Williams will reprise his role as Lando Calrissian for the untitled “Star Wars: Episode IX.” Williams first appeared as Lando, an old friend of Han’s, in “The Empire Strikes Back.” He also starred in “Return of the […] More

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    ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’s’ Premiere Date Pushed Back to December 2019

    Bad news, “Star Wars” fans, we’ll have to wait even longer for the ninth installment of the “Star Wars” saga. According to Variety, Disney and Lucasfilm have pushed the premiere date for “Star Wars: Episode IX” back from May 24, 2019 to Dec. 20, 2019. The news comes on the same day that previous “Star […] More

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    J.J. Abrams to Write and Direct ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’

    J.J. Abrams will return to the galaxy far, far away. Walt Disney Pictures and Lucasfilm confirmed that the director will helm the third film in the latest “Star Wars” trilogy. The news was announced this morning on StarWars.com. Abrams joined the Star Wars Universe when he directed “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” That film was […] More

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    Colin Trevorrow Leaves ‘Star Wars Episode IX’

    “Star Wars” fans had mixed reactions on Tuesday when the news came out that Colin Trevorrow will not be headed the the galaxy far, far away. The news was reported earlier by Entertainment Weekly, from a statement issued by Lucasfilm. The statement read: “Lucasfilm and Colin Trevorrow have mutually chosen to part ways on Star […] More