Almost 40 Years Ago, In a Place 7 Hours Away!

   This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Star Wars Holiday Special!    Sometimes reviled, sometimes nostalgically adored, this show encapsulates everything that was a variety show in the 1970’s. I was 8 on November 17, 1978, and this show will always have a place in my heart. You can judge if you wish, but …

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Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)

Nimoy, Sutherland, and Goldblum all contribute to make this movie very memorable.    So for the first time, last weekend, I watched the original Invasion of the Body Snatchers. It was pretty entertaining. Nothing too spectacular visually, about what you would expect from a film from the 1950’s. Overall I enjoyed it, and found it …

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Star Wars: Celebrate Wookiee Life Day: 17, November

   The story is basically that Chewbacca needs to make it home for Wookiee Life Day. Wookiee Life Day? I am intrigued, please tell me more. Ok. Hey Google, tell us what that is.    Life Day was a Wookiee holiday celebrated by the inhabitants of Kashyyyk every three years. It was a celebration of the planet’s diverse …

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