FILM

NEW STAR WARS EPISODE VII TRAILER

Holy. Bantha. Fodder. Gird your loins ladies and gentleman because Lucasfilm and director J.J. Abrams just released a new teaser trailer for the upcoming December film Star Wars: The Force Awakens. This time we get to to see legends Chewbacca, R2-D2 and scruffy-lookin’ nerf herder Han Solo with the man himself Luke Skywalker narrating over several objectively impressive-looking scenes. Enjoy.

MAD MAX: FURY ROAD

Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron team up to take out a bunch of angry dudes in the upcoming film Mad Max: Fury Road. The fourth installment of the epic dystopian series follows the style of its predecessors in what looks to be holy-sh*t-balls-to-the-wall action-packed fun. Set for a May 15, 2015 US release, check out the trailer.

CINEMA SPACE TRIBUTE

Check out beautiful footage from 35 of the most visually stunning space movies in this video collage edited by Max Shishkin. The piece combines the soundtrack of Interstellar to the narration of Anthony Hopkins and includes footage from space epics like Gravity, Aliens, and 2001: A Space Odyssey.

STEPHEN COLBERT RESPONDS TO LIGHTSABER ‘CONTROVERSY’

After the release of the “Star Wars: Episode VII” trailer this week, the internet was abuzz with fandom activity and inevitably cybertrolls everywhere crept out of hibernation (from their mom’s basement) to complain about the technical inaccuracy of the trailer’s featured ‘trisaber’. In response, fellow geek Stephen Colbert put his technical wisdom to use to send those trolls back under the rocks from which they belong in this clip from his show.

via Dean Gvozdic

FLUX CAPACITOR DOUBLES AS USB CHARGER

ThinkGeek recently released the invention of the century when it came to their attention we don’t need a separate flux capacitor and USB charger. Travel back a week in time and impress friends with your new iPhone 6 (ooh ahh) by picking up the 2-in-1 time machine-phone charger COMBO here.