Jabba the hutt and Han Solo

Preservation versus remastering of film

Photo from Star Wars: A New Hope During the 1980’s there was a significant backlash against the colorization of black and white films. Colorization was a practice that was popularized by Ted Turner, who defended his company’s actions…

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Review: A bold choice for an old franchise

A porg from "Star Wars: The Last Jedi." Photo by Lucasfilm Ltd. This review of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” contains mild spoilers. Read at your own risk. The Star Wars franchise has been causing…

2015 in review

Jan. 7: 12 were killed in a terrorist attack on Charlie Hebdo, a satirical magazine in Paris. The two shooters claimed to belong to a subgroup of Al-Qaeda in Yemen. The magazine’s jokes about Islamic…