I have always been a sci-fi fan when it comes to movies and stories. I enjoy seeing how someone creates another world, universe of our future. In some cases, like Star Trek, it provides inspiration to creators of technology.
Growing up I loved two shows, Battlestar Galactica and Star Wars. The first real movie I can remember watching was The Empire Strikes Back in a cold theater in Banff, Alberta.
When the prequels came out I was one of those who stood in line all night long to get tickets to The Phantom Menace. I’ve bought action figures, all the movies, love watching them all.
So when the sequels were announced I was excited, a chance to see how the universe of Star Wars adapted after the defeat of the Emperor. What happened to Luke, Leia, Han and the others. The next movie was announced as The Force Awakens. Oh, so much mystery in the title, was it an awakening of Luke and others? Continue reading…