Surrendering an Icon; 2016 Claims a Princess, Writer, Comedian, Actor, and Modern Day Warrior Woman

by Nicholas Pendergast Carrie Fisher’s life and energy brought the original Star Wars trilogy one of cinema’s most powerful and profoundly iconic heroes. “She has no friends, no family; her planet was blown up in seconds – along with her hairdresser – so all she has is a cause,” Fisher once said of her mythical role […]

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Assassin’s Creed Star Michael Fassbender Thinks It’s a Safe Bet Film Will Dodge Notorious Video Game Curse

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away… Wait, wrong script. A long time ago in ancient Persia, a radical sect of Shia Islamists created a special branch of militant warriors known as Hashashin to fight during the Crusades, and the concept of the modern day assassin was born. After nearly 200 years, the original […]

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