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Book Review: “George Lucas: A Life” by Brian Jay Jones

Simply titled George Lucas: A Life, Brian Jay Jones’ latest book details the life of the Star Wars maestro. Coming in at 472 pages,...

An Honest Look at “Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of...

May 2002 brought our next chapter of the prequel trilogy to the screen. Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones hit the...

Book Review — “The Trials of Apollo: The Dark Prophecy”

Rick Riordan has hit another home run with his latest book. The man who made Greek, Roman, and Norse mythology fun to read has...

An Honest Look at “Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom...

A long time ago, about 40 years ago, a young filmmaker, George Lucas, premiered his Flash Gordon-like movie to audiences, and the world has...

Comic Review: “Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! #1”

The Collector, Taneleer Tivan, has been busy gathering prized possessions from across the galaxy, and now he is ready to show them off in...

Comic Review: “Secret Empire #1”

Captain America is a dictator! Picking up from Secret Empire #0, Steve Rogers, has consolidated his power and as the leader of Hydra, he has...

Pixar in a Box: The Art of Storytelling

Pixar and Khan Academy have released a new lesson on pixarinabox.org, which focuses all on story. The Art of Storytelling takes students behind the...

Sharing My Experiences with Pixar in a Box

I had never been to Texas, but I always wanted to go. The problem is that opportunities to travel to the Lone Star state...

Comic Review: “Secret Empire #0”

Captain America, the purest, most perfect definition of American awesomeness, is actually the bad guy. The cover art for the book tells us so,...

Book Review — “Kingdom Keepers: Disney At Last”

Master storyteller Ridley Pearson has delivered his latest Kingdom Keeper story with The Return: Disney at Last. The third book in the second series...

Comic Review: “Avengers 5.1”

The Avengers are in trouble. Avengers 5.1 is the concluding tale of how Cressida betrayed the new Avengers of Hawkeye, Scarlett Witch, Captain America, and...

Game Review: “Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX”

Square Enix has released their next collection of the Kingdom Hearts series, Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 is a collection of six games...

Comic Review: “Iron Fist #1”

The rain is falling hard in Iron Fist #1 and Danny Rand is seeking answers to his life. The chi force of K’un-Lun which...

Comic Review: “America #1”

America Chavez, a former member of the Young Avengers and Teen Brigade, traveler of multiple dimensions and resident of the Utopian Parallel, is about...

Comic Review: “Elektra #1”

The world is a tough place, and for an assassin who’s hiding, where do you go to disappear? Las Vegas of course. Continuing with...

The Carousel of Progress: The Greatest Movie Never Made

It’s that time a year when Oscar movies are released and we start to scratch our heads at the titles of the little films...

Comic Review: “Daredevil #17”

Matt Murdock, aka Daredevil, has a story to tell. Though he says it is part confession, Daredevil #17 starts off with our man without...

Book Review: “The Princess Diarist” by Carrie Fisher

With Carrie Fisher succumbing to a heart attack on December 27th, we have lost the woman who played Princess Leia, but we have also...

Comic Review — “Civil War II: The Oath”

The most difficult battle of any war, is maintaining the peace that follows. How does anyone resist the urge to fight when a war...

Video Game Review: “Kingdom Hearts 2.8”

Kingdom Hearts is about to launch another title in its massively popular series, with Kingdom Hearts 2.8 on Tuesday, January 24th. While I am...

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