“His genial contribution, in the form of unequalled production paintings, propelled and inspired all of the cast and crew of the original Star Wars trilogy. When words could not convey my ideas, I could always point to one of Ralph’s fabulous illustrations … Continue reading Inspired #1: Ralph McQuarrie
At first glance, the Force Awakens shares a lot in common with the first original film ; A New Hope. The desert planet, Han Solo, Han Solo dying on a catwalk, and a few other scenes. However, digging up some … Continue reading The Force Awakens ; Resembling What Movie?
It’s 5:17 PM where I am right now. I’ve been revising the script for a video all day and wanted to take some time to write this article. Earlier today, I received news that Tony Dyson, the man who brought … Continue reading Thank the Maker…
After the huge disappointment that we call the prequels, many fans are troubled by the news of Disney taking on the new sequel trilogy. For many of us, Star Wars was a culture but in today’s world, it has now become pop culture. Everyone can relate to the characters and their struggles. So the concern for many is, as in the words of Eric Botler from the end of Fanboys is, “What if it sucks?” Many are expecting Disney to fail us, thinking that they are rushing too much into it. At Star Wars Celebration Europe Executive Producer Kathleen Kennedy … Continue reading Episode VII Working On Characters and Story First