00:45:01 – 01:00:00 As we begin this chapter of the Empire Edition of the 15-Minute Force, I’m inclined to believe that we’ve crossed over into Act 2. Or, more precisely, we’re about to. The Battle of Hoth is over, the rebels were successful in making their escape, and our heroes are transitioning to new settings. […]Read more "Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back (a 15-Minute Force production): Chapter Four: Swamp Planets and Asteroid Caverns (Or: Unexpected Master Jedi Knights and Sucker-Faced Mynocks)"
00:30:01 – 00:45:00 Those of us here at the 15-Minute Force studios are happy to rejoin Empire with a snowy battle already in progress. The firmly entrenched rebel force is facing off against several Imperial Walkers, also known as AT-ATs, protecting the generators that power the rebel base’s energy shield until the last of […]Read more "Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back (a 15-Minute Force production): Chapter Three: Out of the Frying Pan, Into the Asteroid Field (Or: Never Loan Luke Your Car)"
00:15:01 – 00:30:00 When we last saw our heroes, Luke Skywalker and Han Solo, at the end of Chapter 1 of the Empire Edition of 15-Minute Force, Han had placed Luke in the steaming guts of a dead tauntaun while he set about putting up a shelter. Luke, before losing consciousness, had received a […]Read more "Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back (a 15-Minute Force production): Chapter Two: Did I Hear “Roxanne” Playing In An Imperial Walker Cockpit? (Or: Wedge Antilles Does Something Right For A Change)"
00:00:00 – 00:15:00 At long last, we arrive at the Empire Edition of 15-Minute Force. Not to be a nerd-lemming, this movie has always been my favorite of all the Star Wars movies, and as we begin this, my umpteenth viewing of the movie, I believe that this assessment still holds true. Yes, I like […]Read more "Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back (a 15-Minute Force production): Chapter One: Meet the New Base (Same As the Old Base, Only Colder and Whiter)"
I’ll let you in on a secret. I’m not a binge-watcher. That’s not the secret. My secret is that I’m having to force myself to not binge-watch the second season of Stranger Things, the Netflix original written and directed by The Duffer Brothers that took streaming America by storm last year. As of […]Read more "Stranger Things: Season 2 Premiere “MADMAX” — a review"