Goodbye Christmas Vacation, Hello 2018

Happy New Year, folks. 2018 is here, and none too soon as far as I am concerned. I don’t know about you, but I’m ready for a fresh start. I did, however, enjoy being on vacation since December 21. Christmastime is my favorite part of the year, despite how busy it can be. This year,…

STAR WARS: Will the Frustration Always Be with Us?

Forty years ago today, Star Wars made its cinematic debut. For over twenty weeks in 1977, Star Wars was the number one movie in the United States. That first domestic release grossed $307 million, the highest ever at the time. Star Wars also earned Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay, and Best Supporting Actor (Alec…

From Ugnaughts to Ewoks: Ranking the Star Wars Movies

Two new Star Wars movies have been released so far since Disney acquired Lucasfilm back in 2012 for over 4 billion dollars. Before the sale, most fans thought the saga was complete. Now, there is no end in sight. With that in mind, I thought it might be interesting as a pulse check to rank…