Retro Review: Star Wars: The Phantom Menace @ Infinispace.net

The text below the break is part of a theatrical review originally published on May 19th, 1999.
Here are some updated thoughts:  This review is likely to blow your mind . . . or cause you to blow your brains out.  First let’s jump into the wayback machine . . .
Sixteen years have passed sin…

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http://infinispace.net/2015/05/star-wars-the-phantom-menace-review/

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New Star Wars Digital Extras Revealed @ Infinispace.net

It was recently announced that the entirety of the Star Wars saga (to this point anyway) is hitting digital release which can be purchased individually, or as a complete package.  As part of these new digital versions, Disney (the proud new owners) is including many never before seen content and …

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http://infinispace.net/2015/04/new-star-wars-digital-extras-revealed/

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Star Wars: The Digital Movie Collection @ Infinispace.net

For the first time ever the entire Star Wars saga will be available for digital high definition viewing . . . globally.  Disney and Fox dropped the bomb this morning that you’ll be able to own yet another copy of this franchise to watch on everything from your tiny-assed phone screen …

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http://infinispace.net/2015/04/star-wars-the-digital-movie-collection/

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Mark Hamill Predicts The Force Awakens Plot in 1983 @ Infinispace.net

 
In 1983 Mark Hamill gave this prescient interview in which he reveals, probably fairly accurately, what the plot of Episode VII would be and when it would be released.  In the short video Hamill reveals that George Lucas approached him to play an Obi-Wan-like elder Jedi for a movie that …

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http://infinispace.net/2014/11/mark-hamill-predicts-the-force-awakens-plot-in-1983/

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Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens Teaser Trailer @ Infinispace.net

 
It’s still an entire year from release (December 18, 2015), but Disney has dropped the first official teaser trailer for the next Star Wars installment.  Star Wars:  Episode VII – The Force Awakens.  The internet is already abuzz sharing opinions and critiques of the new tr…

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http://infinispace.net/2014/11/star-wars-episode-vii-force-awakens-teaser-trailer/

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Star Wars: The Old Republic is Dead to Me @ Infinispace.net

 
Nope, not an April Fools joke.
 
Star Wars has been an IP dear to me for many decades.  I’ve been a fan since 1977 when, as a geeky little kid, I waited in endless lines that wrapped around the block (before theaters were in malls or enormous complexes).  I’ve read the b…

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The Art of Ralph McQuarrie @ Infinispace.net

 
What better artist to kick off our Art section with than one Ralph McQuarrie.  Unfortunately we lost Mr. McQuarrie recently (March 2012) at the age of 82, but his legacy as an influential science fiction artist will live on.    He would eventually go on to work on 17 movies and television …

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http://infinispace.net/2013/01/the-concept-art-of-ralph-mcquarrie/

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