Star Trek starting in the 60s predates Star Wars by more than a decade but the rivalry between Star Trek and Star War fans still goes on. This week we will be talking about a film that was made as "a Star Wars film", the director of which went on to make an actual Star Wars film. We also talk the Star Trek spoof Galaxy Quest and how spoofs may or may not survive in the Star Wars Universe. All this and more in part 4 of our Spirit of Star Wars summer series!
Since 1977 Star Wars has been a greatly influential force in filmmaking and for film goers everywhere. In Part 3 we cover two of the films of Roland Emmerich, Stargate and Independence Day: covering how they had their roots in Star Wars, their influences and legacy!
Since 1977 Star Wars has been a greatly influential force in filmmaking and for film goers everywhere. In Part 2 we go over the 1984 Nick Castle directed science fiction classic, The Last Starfighter and how it bore the legacy of Return of the Jedi and how it utilized Star Wars imagery, ideas, and even staff. We also think back about the legacy of Robert Preston and compare him to Alec Guinness and the legacy each left on their films.
Steven and Stephen attempt to avoid becoming dino chow as they review Jurassic Park and then list their top ten movies from 2015!
Since 1977 Star Wars has been a greatly influential force in filmmaking and for film goers everywhere. In Part 1 of our summer series we dive into Luc Besson's 90s Science Fiction film The Fifth Element; some of the influences behind it and how those influenced Star Wars and Star Wars influenced the film and the filmmaker as well.
Bombad Radio turns 5 and to celebrate we have a massive episode with 5 guests! Four long time listeners and contributors of the show talk about their careers in voice work, acting, and writing, as well as their fandoms! Then John Jackson Miller returns to talk about the comics industry, how it works, Free Comic Book Day and more! We're turning 5 so this, is a big episode!