Hopefully, The Force Will Be Strong with J.J. Abrams

When it was announced that Disney had purchased Lucasfilm from George Lucas, and was planning a new series of Star Wars movies starting in 2015, people immediately began to ask who was going to be in the director's chair. And as someone who is very fond of the trilogy (the only trilogy that matters, that is), any trepidation about Disney ruining the franchise were immediately offset by the nerdy speculation.Who would have the right mix of visionary film-making  mythological storytelling, and … [Read more...]