35 ‘Star Wars’ Products That EVERY Fan Needs in Their Galaxy

Apr 24, 2015 By Abby Heugel 0

The release of the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer pretty much broke the Internet due to the rabid nature of the franchise’s fans.

The series itself is among the most produced and marketed franchises of all time, and Star Wars merchandise is so expansive that you could probably find anything on this planet that is Star Wars themed — for better or worse.

So while I’m not sure anyone really needs an R2-D2 meat smoker, below is a list of products every fan should stock up on before Star Wars: The Force Awakens hit theaters in December.

Mr. Potato Head

Are you a Star Wars spud stud? Create Luke Frywalker, Mashter Yoda, Darth Tater, and whatever other punny potato dude you want with Darth Vader, R2-D2, Yoda, and Stormtrooper taters.

potatoheads

Via: ThinkGeek

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If the ‘Friends’ Intro Was Filmed Today This Is What It Would Look Like

Apr 24, 2015 By Scott Neumyer 0

One of the most successful and beloved TV sitcoms of all time, Friends was an absolute phenomenon when it aired. Heck, it even make huge news when the series came to Netflix recently.

But what if the famous intro (which also made The Rembrandts’ tune “I’ll Be There For You” into a massive hit) was filmed today? We have a feeling this is what it would look like…

Hilarious Illustrations Remove ONE Letter From Famous Film Titles to Make TOTALLY New Movies

Apr 23, 2015 By Abby Heugel 0

Sometimes the funniest things come from mistakes like typos. And sometimes the funniest things come from intentional typos or, rather, removing one letter from famous movie titles and giving them a new description, as demonstrated by this thread on Reddit.

Inspired by the thread, writer and illustrator Austin Light began a daily art project in which he created a funny series of illustrations depicting scenes from the imaginary movies that came up in that discussion. And now we all get to enjoy the brilliance…

Obocop

“The story of how a police officer works through his PTSD and adjusts to his new robotic implants with the help of the sexy soothing sound of his oboe.”

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The Beautiful Moment This 102-year-old Woman Saw a Video of Herself Dancing in the 1940’s

Apr 22, 2015 By Scott Neumyer 0

102-year-old Alice Barker had a long career as a chorus line dancer in the 1930s and 1940s. She even danced with folks like Frank Sinatra and Gene Kelly at famous clubs like The Apollo and Cotton Club.

Despite her lengthy career, she never had the chance to see herself dancing on film. Never.

Thanks to the help of family, friends, and Mark Cantor from jazz-on-film.com, Alice finally got the chance to witness her movie career.

Do yourself a favor and grab the Kleenex before you hit the “play” button.

Nobody Has Ever Been as Excited About ‘Star Wars’ as This Priest

Apr 22, 2015 By Scott Neumyer 0

If you thought Matthew McConaughey was excited to watch the new trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, wait until you see Fr. Roderick Vonhögen’s reaction to seeing it for the very first time.

Considerin he’s an avid Star Wars fan who hosts podcasts about the series (and has even written a book about his life-long obsession with it), it’s really cool to see just how childlike he becomes while watching the short trailer.

This Is the Most INSANE 20 Seconds of Tetris You’ll EVER See

Apr 19, 2015 By Scott Neumyer 0

If you’ve ever played Tetris then you’ll probably understand just how absolutely insane this video is.

In less than 20 seconds, Japanese player “Keroco” races to finish 40 lines. Yes, that’s 40 lines in 19.68 seconds. According to MentalFloss.com, that’s the first time anyone has ever broken the 20-second barrier.

Hearing about the feat is one thing, but just wait until you watch it. I’ve never seen anything like it in my life.

Via: Mental Floss

35 ‘Star Wars’ Products That Prove The Force Is In ALL of Us

Apr 18, 2015 By Abby Heugel 0

49 Fascinating Movie Facts You May Have Never Heard Before

Apr 13, 2015 By AJ Hook 0

Think you know your movie trivia? Okay, okay…You hardcore movie buffs might know a few of these tidbits of cinematic knowledge already, but I guarantee you’ll find some new ones in here that you haven’t heard before.

Let the games begin!

Back to the Future (1985)

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