Tag: Ewan McGregor

Moving On (Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey, 2020)

The DC Extended Universe Films have struggled. A lot.  By the time Justice League came out the only film that had seemed to be a solid success with critics and audiences. Wonder Woman was joined by Aquaman and Shazam! as viewed through a largely… Continue Reading “Moving On (Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey, 2020)”

Shine Harder (Doctor Sleep, 2019)

I have not read Doctor Sleep, the follow up to King’s the Shining.  So, when it was announced as a film, I was not particularly excited.  I did not know how they planned to approach it.  As a sequel to the Kubrick film? As… Continue Reading “Shine Harder (Doctor Sleep, 2019)”

Nothing But Star Wars Episode Three (Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith, 2005)

And finally…we see how Anakin Skywalker became Darth Vader! Spoilers are about to slice through here like a lightsaber through butter!                     Opening in the tail end of the Clone Wars, we begin in the… Continue Reading “Nothing But Star Wars Episode Three (Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith, 2005)”

Nothing But Star Wars Episode Two (Star Wars: Attack of the Clones, 2002)

The Star Wars machine keeps plugging on.  Episode one had a rather mixed reception, but it made money.  It would have taken a catastrophic return to derail new trilogy. The film would make a jump and start to try and “right the ship” so… Continue Reading “Nothing But Star Wars Episode Two (Star Wars: Attack of the Clones, 2002)”

Nothing But Star Wars Episode One (Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, 1999)

As previously noted, people were pretty resigned to Star Wars remaining a trilogy of parts four through six.  Then it was announced, Lucas had decided episodes one through three could finally be made.  He stated that the technology had reached a point that he… Continue Reading “Nothing But Star Wars Episode One (Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, 1999)”