New Disney Consumer Products Ready to Hit the Shelves Soon

Planes Fire &  Rescue Toys

At the 2014 American International Toy Fair, Disney Consumer Products unveiled its new product lines that will dominate boys toy aisles this year with toys inspired by: Disney’s Planes: Fire & Rescue, Star Wars Rebels, Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy and The Amazing Spider-Man 2.Special guests Dane Cook, voice of “Dusty Crophopper” in Planes: Fire & Rescue, Freddie Prinze, Jr., voice of “Kanan” in Star Wars Rebels, and Andrew Garfield and Jorge Vega of Amazing Spider-Man 2 … [Read more...]

Is Pixar Making a ‘Star Wars’ Film?


The Disney/Lucasfilm merger may have just taken another unexpected turn: Rumors suggest that Pixar may be developing their own animated film set in the Star Wars universe. The rumor started over at Latino Review , who has had an excellent track record with breaking scoops on the Marvel Studios front. They say that, while there's nothing known about what the project would entail, that the Pixar team has been handed the keys to the Star Wars sandbox, and are getting ready to play in it.It … [Read more...]

Carrie Fisher Reveals Start Date For ‘Star Wars Episode 7′


In a recent interview with TV Guide, Carrie Fisher may have let it slip when the expected filming for 'Episode VII' would begin. She says that she, Mar Hamill, and Harrison Ford will all be back on set in "March or April." While nothing has officially been confirmed through Disney, the fact that the old gang is reuniting for the next film is currently the worst kept secret in Hollywood. Fisher has been loose on keeping mum, where as Ford, and recently Hamill, have played coy about returning to … [Read more...]

Lawrence Kasdan Penned ‘Star Wars: Boba Fett’ Spin-Off On the Way

Boba Fett

Last week, John Campea of AMC movie talk hosted a 24 Hour Movie Talk marathon in order to make money for the Red Cross to help aide the Philippines. It was a lot of fun to watch, and the whole show managed to raise a whopping $25,000 from film fans around the world to help with the typhoon relief efforts there. It was a great event, and one I'm proud to say I watched and even donated to. But somewhere near the middle mark of the marathon, some new 'Star Wars' related spin-off news slipped off by … [Read more...]

Marvel and Lucasfilm Teaming For ‘Star Wars’ Comics

Star Wars logo

When Disney and Luasfilm merged in 2012, it was only a matter of time before we got an announcement that Marvel film, also under Disney's banner, would begin publishing 'Star Wars' comics. Not only does it make great business sense, but it would bring the history of 'Star Wars' in comics full circle, as the series' first foray into comics was at Marvel Comics in the 1970s and 1980s. The comics are currently published under Dark Horse Comics, as they have ever since the 1990s, but starting in … [Read more...]