1999 – A Return of the King

It makes sense that the final year of the 90s would mark the return of perhaps the most successful and popular franchise in the history of film: Star Wars. In this instance, the franchise went backwards in its narrative by doing three prequels to the original Star Wars films. The hype for the new films lasted forContinue reading “1999 – A Return of the King”

1996 – “Today we celebrate our Independence Day!”

If it weren’t for Will Smith, Independence Day would not have been the same (for proof of this just watch the god awful sequel). However, without Independence Day, Will Smith might not have become the global star that he is. With his star rising, Independence Day put him catapulted him to A-list status in Hollywood after his successful trystContinue reading “1996 – “Today we celebrate our Independence Day!””