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    MOVIES! TRAILERS!

    >My new video "A HARD DAY'S KNIGHT," in which I don chain mail to find glory, donuts and spare change for my quest. BIGGER SCREEN ON YOU TUBE

    CLASSIC BOOK trailer! [bigger screen on YouTube]

    more videos here

    Entries in Star Wars: The Force Awakens (5)

    Tuesday
    Dec292015

    Star Wars preview on Wisconsin Public Radio

    Tuesday
    Dec292015

    Star Wars Jabber on WGBH

    Friday
    Dec182015

    My Failure Is Complete: I Fell for Star Wars Hype. Now, Can We Just Watch the Damned Movie?

    The hype-train has hit hyperdrive. The entertainment-industrial complex has devoured us all like that sarlacc from “Return of the Jedi” lurking in the Great Pit of Carkoon. This “Star Wars” fan is worn out: The nonstop marketing machine has turned fandom into a grind. Dear Lucasfilm and shareholders of the Walt Disney Co.: I just want to watch your damned movie. I wrote this rant for Salon.com. Enjoy!

    Friday
    Dec182015

    ‘Star Wars,’ And The Force It Awakened In Me

    “Star Wars” and its sequels were touchstones, mind-bending fantasy movie experiences into which I poured my longings for escape, creativity and adventure. Read the rest of the essay here.

    Friday
    Dec182015

    Apparently this is what I look like when I'm talking about Star Wars

    I was on WGBH's Greater Boston to talk about The Force Awakens. Apparently this is what I look like when I'm talking about Star Wars. Watch the full video here.