It’s been a few since we’ve had the chance to report news on the Star Wars front. So far, we know that JJ Abrams, who just opened his second film in the popular Star Trek franchise, will be helming the latest film in what is one of the top film franchises in history. We also know that Harrison [...]
We’ve known for some time that Walt Disney and LucasFilm were planning a 2015 release date for its planned Episode VII project, but we never got confirmation on when in 2015. We can now say that it will indeed be summer of that year. In addition to that, we can expect a new Star Wars-centered film every summer after that. This includes the previously announced stand-alone films. So, as it stands, we’ll see the new trilogy alternate with the solo/stand alone films that will be based on previously featured characters.
While news of JJ Abrams taking the job as director for the upcoming Episode VII, there are still some rumblings of stand-alone films being made. The first time we heard this idea was a while back when Zack Snyder was rumored to be helming a Star Wars film that would be based loosely on the Seven Samurai. His reps quickly shot the [...]