Posts tagged “Movies

Cowboys & Aliens

I didn’t think it was possible to be any more pumped for Cowboys & Aliens. Then I watched the latest trailer.

As a fan of comic book movies and sci-fi in general, I’ve been psyched for John Favreau’s Cowboys & Aliens since it was announced. Based on the comic book of the same name and featuring a cast that includes Harrison Ford, Daniel Craig, Sam Rockwell and Olivia Wilde, Cowboys & Aliens should turn the head of your mainstream movie-goer and comic fan alike. After watching the below Cowboys & Aliens April 2011 Theatrical Trailer it’s easy to see why. (more…)


Star Wars: Revisited – A Fan Edit That Does It Better?

The Star Wars movies sit atop my list of favourite films, with The Empire Strikes Back holding the number one spot. I’ve watched the Star Wars movies for more than 25 years and I’ve never really had a problem with the Special Editions like some folks do. Some of the changes I like, some not so much. Some suggest that George Lucas was blind-drunk while making the decision. Either way I just enjoy watching Star Wars but when I do, in my head Han always shoots first.

Fan edits are not something I knew existed until recently. Wikipedia describes a fan edit as “…a version of a film modified by a viewer, that removes, reorders, or adds material in order to create a new interpretation of the source material.” Star Wars: Revisited by ‘Adywan‘ is a fan edit that does all of those things.