My posts have been introspective lately. I realized when writing the last post that one of the reasons I have not written more about Star Wars specifically (planets, characters, motivations), is because Star Wars often reflects my life. It’s one of the reasons I love it so much. And since I have been reviewing and … Continue reading Ages 11 & 12
What these films deal with is the fact that we all have good and evil inside of us and that we can choose which way we want the balance to go. -George Lucas, 1999 Good and evil. Inside all of us. Fighting for the majority stake. If we take Lucas' assertion that the Star Wars … Continue reading The Touch on Mustafar
It’s no secret that my least favorite Star Wars movie is Attack of the Clones. It’s been part of my DNA and history of Star Wars since the movie came out. But recently challenged by My Comic Relief to write about WHY I dislike it so much, left me in a bit of an awkward … Continue reading WHY Do I Dislike AOTC So Much?
Most people of my generation were brought up with the Prequels and most (but not all) find them perfectly okay. Maybe not as great as the OT, but still worthy of watching. However, I think the general consensus is that the Prequels should be held off for a while and you should have your children … Continue reading Why TPM Is Important For Children
Ever since The Clone Wars came out, I’ve considered myself an “in the middle” Star Wars fan. I’m not one of the original Star Wars fans who got to see the Original Trilogy in the theaters, nor am I the youngest who have fallen in love with Star Wars through the TV shows and, now, … Continue reading Sorry, I Can’t Relate – I’m a Younger Star Wars Fan