Island Dog's Articles In Movies & TV & Books
May 6, 2021 by Island Dog
Star Wars: The Bad Batch is finally here! This is the latest animated Star Wars series, and some are calling it a continuation of the Clone Wars. We're getting ready to watch the first episode tonight, but I wanted to know if anyone else is watching or is interested in this show.  
March 9, 2021 by Island Dog
I just finished watching season 3 of Star Trek: Discovery. I thought we had a thread on this show, but I couldn't find it, so we'll just start with this one. I've always been a huge Star Trek fan and I've watched Discovery since the beginning. I like the show overall but didn't care much for the whole remake of the Klingons and a bit of that story in the first season.  I liked season 3 and thought they did a good progression with jumping into the future and starting to rebuild the Federa...
February 16, 2021 by Island Dog
So excited for this! Anyone else? Obi-Wan Kenobi | Disney+ Originals Ewan McGregor returns in the iconic role of Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi for a special event series on Disney+. Officially titled Obi-Wan Kenobi, the series begins 10 years after the dramatic events of Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith where he faced his greatest defeat, the downfall and corruption of his best friend and Jedi apprentice, Anakin Skywalker turned evil Sith Lord Darth Vader. The series is directed by Deborah ...
March 16, 2020 by Island Dog
With a great number of people now staying at home more due to the public shutdowns and recommendations, Disney has released some movie titles early.  Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker was supposed to release this week, but they released it late last week. Frozen 2 has also been released on digital 3 months early on Disney+. With movie theaters closing and reducing capacity, movie release dates pushed back, I think this would be a great time to just start releasing some of these movies ...
February 19, 2020 by Island Dog
Season 7 of The Clone Wars has started on Disney+! I'm excited for the final season!
April 12, 2019 by Island Dog
February 25, 2020 by Island Dog
New stories are coming from a bunch of Star Wars writer in a new era in the Star Wars timeline. "Set 200 years prior to the events of Star Wars: the Phantom Menace, the Galactic Republic and the Jedi Order are at their height, serving and protecting the galaxy."
April 4, 2019 by Island Dog
Star Wars Celebration 2019 is happening next week in Chicago. My guess is we will get the first teaser and title for Episode IV. I would imagine we'll also hear more about the Star Wars shows coming to the Disney streaming service. What Star Wars new are you expecting to hear about? https://www.starwarscelebration.com/  
September 29, 2017 by Island Dog
I forgot this premiered this week so I fired up the CBS app and gave it a watch. I thought it was good. http://www.cbs.com/shows/seal-team/ Anybody else watch this?
September 21, 2017 by Island Dog
Star Trek: Discovery premieres this weekend, so lets use this thread to discuss. http://www.cbs.com/shows/star-trek-discovery/  
March 2, 2017 by Island Dog
Coming December 15, 2017. “THE LAST JEDI is written and directed by Rian Johnson and produced by Kathleen Kennedy and Ram Bergman and executive produced by J.J. Abrams, Jason McGatlin, and Tom Karnowski.” http://www.starwars.com/news/the-official-title-for-star-wars-episode-viii-revealed
February 15, 2016 by Island Dog
We had a good thread about Star Wars Episode VII, so lets continue with the next movie. The filming for Episode VIII has started! "Rey took her first steps into a larger world in Star Wars: The Force Awakens and will continue her epic journey with Finn, Poe, and Luke Skywalker in the next chapter of the continuing Star Wars saga, Star Wars: Episode VIII, which began principal photography at Pinewood Studios in London on February 15, 2016. Star Wars: Episode VI...
September 23, 2014 by Island Dog
We were watching the season premiere of the The Big Bang Theory and I saw the promos for a new show Scorpion, which would come on after.  It didn't look too bad so I decided to watch and see if it was any good. I liked the overall concept.  I mean, a group of genius hackers -- what's not to like?   http://www.cbs.com/shows/scorpion/ Yes, the first mission was a bit "over the top", but it's a TV show so what else do you expect.  I'm also not too sure a...
November 12, 2013 by Island Dog
It’s official!  Star Wars: Episode VII will be coming to theaters on December 18th, 2015. “With pre-production in full-swing, a confirmed release date of December 18, 2015, has been set for Lucasfilm's highly anticipated Star Wars: Episode VII. "We're very excited to share the official 2015 release date for Star Wars: Episode VII, where it will not only anchor the popular holiday filmgoing season but also ensure our extraordinary filmmaking team has the time needed to de...
September 15, 2020 by Island Dog
This is looking great!