phantom menace



‘Star Wars Resistance’: A Microcosm of the Prequel Trilogy (Sans Jedi) [REVIEW]

Disney’s latest Star Wars animated television show – Disney Channel‘s Star Wars Resistance – has gotten positive reviews by critics but a mixed response from viewers. Many fans of Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels have been turned off by the show’s much younger target audience. I will admit that I was ambivalent about the show […]



Panasonic Bringing Star Wars 3D Home This Year

Up front: Don’t get too excited because it’s only The Phantom Menace… though, on the other hand, this could be a sign of the way things are going to work across the whole series. Last year, Panasonic gave away copies of the Star Wars saga on Blu-ray for folks who picked up their home theatre […]


Mini Yoda And Mini Darth Maul Fight Over Ice Tea – English Language UPDATE

Seems that one of the chief marketing strategies for the re-release of The Phantom Menace in 3D has been to allow characters from the film to bleed out into ads for other products. I suppose that makes a lot of sense. Here’s the latest: I’d imaginee an English language version is pretty likely, so I’ll […]

Win! Tickets To See Advance Screening Of The Phantom Menace 3D In London

In order to win a pair of tickets, read and follow these instructions: To celebrate the release of Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace 3D which arrives in cinemas February 9th, we are giving away two pairs of tickets to an exclusive advance screening on Wednesday the 8th February. The screening will take place […]



There Might Well Be A CG Yoda On The Phantom Menace Blu-Ray, But He Isn’t New

The internet continues telling George Lucas he’s wrong to try and make his personal works of art the way he wants them, and that he has no right to hold back products that he doesn’t wish to sell. It’s like there’s an army of people who think they’re somehow entitled by birthright to pristine copies […]

SCOOP: Star Wars Phantom Menace 3D Is Done, Signed Off By Lucas

I’ve just had a quick chat with Matt Bristowe, Head of Production at stereo house Prime Focus after the “big” 3D debate at Empire Big Screen. He’s confirmed for me that all work is complete on the 3D version of Star Wars Episode One: The Phantom Menace. As well you know, the film is hitting […]


The Phantom Menace Officially Set For 3D Re-Release

The 3D upconversion of Star Wars: The Phantom Menace has been set for February 10th 2012. That’s less than a year away – or, if you’d rather, almost a year away. Unless the film is an almighty turkey (in box office terms, because I think we already have some idea of its artistic merits) the […]