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The Phantom Menace Somehow Leads The List Of Best Star Wars Fights

Are these really the 10 best fights in the Star Wars universe? To a certain extent, we have to trust the source. The staff at decided that they would debate the Top 10 battles in the first six Star Wars movies, editing them into the montage above. Show More Summary

The Shooting of Michael Brown and the Phantom Menace of Drug-Crazed Blacks

last weekNews : Reason

Some commentators have suggested, based on little or no evidence, that drugs made Michael Brown behave in a way that caused Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson to shoot him. In my latest Forbes column, I argue that such speculation...Show More Summary

Star Wars 7's Villains Will Be These Guys

For six consecutive Star Wars movies, the threat looming over all of our heroes has been posed by Darth Vader (or the threat of the eventual existence of Darth Vader, because in The Phantom Menace, he looked like a child). Obviously, J.J. Show More Summary

This Insane, Screaming Hawk-Man Was Almost Doctor Who

4 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

If you know the venerable, boisterous actor Brian Blessed, you probably know him as the leader of the Hawk-Men in the Flash Gordon movie, the voice of Boss Nass in The Phantom Menace, or his masterful performance as Augustus Caesar in I, Claudius. But you almost knew him from Doctor Who. Read more...

‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ Director J.J. Abrams Extols Shooting on Film vs. Digital

“Star Wars” ignited Hollywood’s digital revolution when George Lucas made 1999’s “Star Wars: Episode 1 - The Phantom Menacethe first movie played on digital projectors and 2002’s sequel “Attack of the Clones” the first movie shot entirely digitally. Show More Summary

Robert Kennedy Jr. Fights On Against a Phantom Vaccine Menace

last monthNews : Reason

Back in 2005, Rolling Stone and Salon jointly published a lurid story, "Deadly Immunity," by Robert Kennedy Jr. in which he claimed that the mercury-based vaccine perservative thimerosal was creating an epidemic of autism and other neurological disorders among children in the United States. Show More Summary

‘Star Wars: Rebels’ Casts Familiar Voice For Series Villain – The Inquisitor

2 months agoOdd : Nerd Bastards

The Star Wars animated series have been some of the best Star Wars material fans have enjoyed in years. Yeah, I’m looking at you Phantom Menace. This Fall fans will be introduced to Star Wars: Rebels, the latest Star Wars animation incarnation. One critical factor in the success of the Star Wars mythos is a […]

Guillermo del Toro Hasn’t Given Up On At the Mountains of Madness, May Try a PG-13 Version - Quit playin' games with my heart.

2 months agoOdd : Geekosystem

If there's one film project that will make sci-fi nerds collapse to the floor and start twitching... it's The Phantom Menace. But if there are two, the second is Guillermo del Toro's At the Mountains of Madness, an H.P. Lovecraft passion...Show More Summary

Does the Galaxy Really Need a Sequel to The People Vs. George Lucas?

If you loved The Empire Strikes Back and were too old for the Ewoks in Return of the Jedi but really hated Jar-Jar in The Phantom Menace and thought maybe Revenge of the Sith could've been worse...


The "Sleeping Beauty" riff "Maleficent" is another overproduced summer spectacular, released into a world that has too many. It's has sub-"Phantom Menace" landscapes and creatures, a bombastic and unmemorable score, and the sorts of chaotic images and fast cutting that signify a lack of true filmmaking imagination. Show More Summary

‘Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice’ is The New Title for the ‘Man of Steel’ Sequel

It's not quite 'The Phantom Menace', but here is the title for the upcoming 'Man of Steel' sequel. The post ‘Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice’ is The New Title for the ‘Man of Steel’ Sequel appeared first on The Good Men Project.

10 Times Jar Jar Binks Opened His Mouth And Ruined 'Star Wars: Episode I'

"Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace" had its 15th anniversary on Monday, May 19. While images of Darth Maul and his double-sided lightsaber certainly come to mind, all good things from the first installment of the prequel trilogy...Show More Summary

‘Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace’ Celebrates 15th Anniversary

Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace was released on May 19, 1999 and it’s turning 15 today. The first installment of the prequels trilogy had a lot to live up to at the time of release, following the massive success of the originals, the first of which — A New Hope — was released

The Phantom Menace’ And Why We Define The ’90s By Bad Movies

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

TodaymarksthefifteenthanniversaryofThePhantomMenaceinstantlybecomingthemostoveranalyzedbadmovieinthehistoryofcinema,somethingI’mguiltyofmyself.Andyes,that’scuedanotherroundofdefense andoveranalysis,andevenoveranalysisoftheoveranalysis.Buthere’sabetterquestion.Whydowedefinethe’90sbythebadmoviestheyinflictedonus?

The Campy Joys of Watching ‘Star Wars: The Phantom Menace,’ 15 Years Later

We knew from the start that The Phantom Menace was not a Great Movie. It wasn’t even a good one, arguably; when it hit theaters 15 years ago today, the prequel was greeted with such ringing praise as … Read More

Gay Propaganda Wars: Russia & the Ukraine

. Alexander Lowe looks at the "phantom menace", the subtle war of words and pictures being waged against GLBT people. The post Gay Propaganda Wars: Russia & the Ukraine appeared first on The Good Men Project.

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Disney is hiding an excellent Podracing game inside this Star Wars storybook app

When I saw Star Wars Journeys: The Phantom Menace for sale on the App Store, I didn't think much of it. It bills itself as an interactive storybook, where you can relive the story of Star Wars Episode 1 through gorgeous renderings and an audio...

Honest Trailers Takes a Look at Attack of the Clones, Makes Us Hate it All Over Again

4 months agoOdd : Geekosystem

Attack of the Clones is arguably worse than The Phantom Menace (although after talking to the rest of team Geekosystem just now, I'm apparently the only one who will argue that.) Screen Junkies give it the trailer it so richly deserves with their latest Honest Trailer. It's the most enjoyable this movie has ever been.

The First Word on a Title for 'Star Wars: Episode VII'

The Phantom Menace. Attack of the Clones. Revenge of the Sith. A New Hope. The Empire Strikes Back. Return of the Jedi. And now..The Ancient Fear? That's the working title for Star Wars Episode VII — at least, according to Harry Knowles, the well-sourced veteran movie blogger and proprietor of Ain't It Cool News. Show More Summary

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