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Posts Tagged ‘Mark Hamill’

THE TORTURED HISTORY OF THE ‘STAR WARS’ HOLIDAY SPECIAL

Tuesday, May 29th, 2018

Film School Rejects
THE TORTURED HISTORY OF THE ‘STAR WARS’ HOLIDAY SPECIAL
John DiLillo
APRIL 10, 2018

In the 1970s, blockbuster sequels were hard to come by. Studios used franchising to paper up holes in their release schedule, rushing follow-ups into production to cash in on valuable IP as soon as possible. Miniscule budgets and quick production turnarounds made movies like the James Bond series consistently popular, but big-budget franchises were nowhere to be found.

The release of Steven Spielberg’s Jaws in 1975 changed things, but only slightly. Universal gave its 1978 successor a relatively sizeable budget, more than four times that of the original Jaws. And it seemed to work: For a brief period, Jaws 2 was the most financially successful sequel of all time, making almost $200 million worldwide on a $30 million dollar budget. Read More

Bruce Vilanch by Sage Inn and The Landing Bistro and Bar, Provincetown, August 18-19th

Thursday, August 10th, 2017

Bruce has put something into a lot famous mouths —

Jokes! Stories! Filthy Songs!

You’ve probably seen him in a square, on broadway, or on stage —

Tonight he tells you all about everybody and everything, from Whoopi the star to Jabba the Hutt. And he’ll dance. Really.

LOCATION

Sage Inn and The Landing Bistro & Bar

336 Commercial Street

Provincetown, MA 02657

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