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Star Wars characters who won’t get their own spin-off but should: Lobot

Posted in TOP FIVES with tags , , , on September 19, 2013 by Ross McG


Disney has confirmed that the spin-offs from its planned Star Wars trilogy will be ‘origin’ stories. You know, like Batman Begins, but with lightsabers. A host of the series key characters are being lined up to get their own spin-off movie, with the likes of Yoda, Han Solo and Boba Fett topping the bill. But what about those unsung Star Wars heroes, the guys who appear one moment in the first six movies and are Bantha fodder the next? Continue reading

Twilight Breaking Dawn Part 2: Top Five complicated love triangles

Posted in TOP FIVES with tags , , , , , , , , on November 20, 2012 by Ross McD

If your two prom date options were that tall skinny pale anti-social kid who will take the first opportunity he gets to give you a hickey, and the angry violent hairy kid who just wants to hump your leg, you’d probably just stay at home. Traditionally in Hollywood, if a woman had a vampire and a werewolf pawing over her, she’d be screaming, and not with delight. Yet pretty much every girl between the ages of 5 and 105 would give anything to be the other point on the Edward/Jacob love triangle. Here’s a few more to get your teeth into… Continue reading