March 20, 2019

The Morning After: Google does gaming with Stadia

The cloud can turn watching into playing with the press of a button.Google is launching a game-streaming service called Stadia Google’s plans for its streaming service to bring the industry’s “Netflix for games” promises to life. Ideally, it will allow folks to play any game on any connected device. Stadia […]
March 19, 2019

Lucasfilm's David Benioff and D.B. Weiss STAR WARS Project is Rumored To Be Set During THE OLD REPUBLIC

We really don’t know anything regarding the Star Wars trilogy projects being developed by Rian Johnson and Game of Thrones showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss. Well, a new rumor has surfaced regarding Benioff and Weiss’ project that is sure to get fans excited. According to an inside source who […]
March 19, 2019

Lucasfilm is Reportedly Developing an EWOKS Series For Disney+

As of right now, Lucasfilm is developing a couple of shows for Disney+ that include Jon Favreau’s The Mandalorian and Diego Luna‘s Cassian Andor series. We also know that they are working on multiple other projects that have yet to be revealed. Now according to a new report from Movie […]
March 19, 2019

Production Begins on Denis Villeneuve’s DUNE and Hans Zimmer Will Score The Film

Production has officially started on Denis Villeneuve’s adaptation of Frank Herbert’s Dune, and it’s been announced that Dark Knight and Inception composer Hans Zimmer will create the film’s score. Hans and Denis previously worked on Blade Runner 2049, so it makes sense that they would want to work together again. […]
March 18, 2019

What we're listening to in March: Star Wars and 'Keeping the Rave Alive'

Keeping the Rave Alive James TrewManaging Editor In 1994, much to my parents’ dismay, I discovered Gabber — a noisy, anarchic genre of dance music that will test most people’s limits (and eardrums). Decades later, I am pleased to say that my folks were wrong: I neither “grew out of […]
March 18, 2019

Poe and Leia's Relationship Will Carry Over Into STAR WARS: EPISODE IX

Poe Dameron (Oscar Isaac) and General Leia (Carrie Fisher) have had a very interesting relationship in the latest Star Wars saga films. Poe learned a lot about what it takes to be a real leader from her. As you know, he is a bit of a short fuse and is […]
March 18, 2019

Frank Oz Says STAR WARS Filmmakers Aren't Here to Fulfill Fan Expectations

Frank Oz the puppeteer and voice of Yoda in the Star Wars franchise is looking to stir up the fans with a recent statement he made regarding the complaints fans have had regarding Rian Johnson’s Star Wars: The Last Jedi. While some fans didn’t care for Johnson’s film, Lucasfilm stood […]
March 15, 2019

Oscar Issac Reiterates That EPISODE IX Is the End of the Skywalker Saga, Which Seems Like a Huge Spoiler to Me

Every minute this swiftly tilting planet spins closer to the release of Episode IX, or at least to the release of a trailer or even a title, and we know pretty much nothing about what is hopefully J.J. Abrams’ magnum opus. Except one small thing, maybe. When Disney acquired LucasFilm […]

Local Events

Local Events Past, Present & Future!
February 5, 2016
Force Awakens

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

On Dec 18th, 2015 Grab the Popcorn launched their 1st official event hosted at the Carmike Cinema in Pensacola, FL. Roughly 110 friends, family and fans of our website met together for a private screening of Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens. This long anticipated movie brought out people of all ages to watch […]
November 4, 2015

Pensacola Comic Convention 2015

The Pensacola Comic Convention was in full swing this past weekend. Hundreds of locals and visiting fanatics came to Pensacola for a two day extravaganza! Saturday, the doors opened at 10:00am and there were plenty of people waiting to get in to see some of their favorite guest, vendors and […]
March 7, 2015

Pensacon 2015 Auction for Ben Woolf

Pensacon was a great event and on Sunday at the end of the convention, CEO Mike Ensley announced they would be auctioning off a 1 of a kind piece of art. So as my interest peak, I gathered myself right in the front of the group. Wanting to take a look […]
March 6, 2015

Pensacon 2015

For the 2nd year, Pensacon did not disappoint! Feb 27th-28th could not have come fast enough for thousands of fans who waited in the cold to enter the Pensacola Bay Center. With record sales on Saturday (over 10,000 tickets sold) the event was forced to shut down sales. That didn’t stop […]

What's New to Netflix!

August 8, 2017

Janet King: Season 2

Summary of Season 1 (2014) – 3 discs Returning to work after maternity leave, senior crown prosecutor Janet King becomes involved in a controversial, high-profile case involving a senior-ranking police officer. She clashes with a colleague who will do anything to win and contends with Chief Superintendent Jack Rizzoli, who […]
August 8, 2017

Blindspot: Season 2

After making an unnerving discovery, Jane and the team are shocked to learn her true identity. However, the revelation raises as many questions as it answers, leaving Stapleton even more determined to crack the mystery of Jane’s past. Source link
August 8, 2017

Seed: The Untold Story

Focusing on an issue vital to human survival, this documentary follows a host of seed keepers, farmers and others who are waging a fight against the biotech industry, which is producing genetically modified seeds that threaten agricultural diversity. Source link
August 8, 2017

The Sea

Adapted from John Banville’s beloved novel, this pensive drama centers on a former art historian who, still grappling with his wife’s recent death, heads to a seaside village where he spent a fateful summer during his youth. Source link
August 8, 2017

The Hunter's Prayer

Contracted to kill a teenage girl, hired assassin Lucas can’t pull the trigger and instead ends up helping Ella, his would-be victim. With Lucas’s employers in pursuit, the two flee together across Europe and try to determine why Ella is a target. Source link
August 8, 2017

The Exception

This turbulent drama portrays the converging fates of Kaiser Wilhelm, exiled to Holland after Germany’s defeat in World War I, and a young Jewish woman whose presence in the Kaiser’s household raises the suspicions of an SS officer looking for spies. Source link
August 8, 2017

The Dinner

During a tense meal at an elegant restaurant, two brothers and their wives discuss how far to go in order to prevent their sons from being identified and arrested for a violent crime they committed that was caught on a security camera. Source link
August 8, 2017

The Fate of the Furious

Street racer and ex-convict Dominic Toretto and his crew return for more fast and furious action. In this installment of the hit franchise, their adventures take them to Iceland, Cuba and New York City to battle their adversaries. Source link

Video Vault

March 3, 2015

Penguins of Madagascar

Rated: PG. The penguins from Madagascar get their own film in this DreamWorks Animation production. When a villainous octopus named Dave (voice of John Malkovich) hatches a plan to eliminate the penguins, Skipper (voice of Tom McGrath), Kowalski (voice of Chris Miller), Rico (John DiMaggio) and Private (Christopher Knights) must […]
March 4, 2015

Sony Signs Marvel Team; Are the Russo Bros. Doing ‘Spider-Man’?

Sony Pictures has signed Captain America: The Winter Soldier directors Anthony Russo and Joe Russo to a three-year first-look deal that begins this April. The brothers and filmmakers will develop new projects for Sony and their subsidiaries Columbia Pictures and Tri-Star Pictures. Here’s what Columbia Pictures president Doug Belgrad had […]
March 4, 2015

‘Star Wars Rebels’ Season 2 Gets Sarah Michelle Gellar

In the hours after the Star Wars Rebels season finale aired on Disney XD, its executive producer/supervising director Dave Filoni revealed that actress Sarah Michelle Gellar (The Crazy Ones, Buffy the Vampire Slayer) will join the voice cast in a recurring role for Season 2 of the animated series. Filoni […]
March 5, 2015

Beauty and the Beast Gets Luke Evans as Gaston

Disney has entered into negotiations with Luke Evans to play Gaston in their live action remake of Beauty and the Beast, alongside Emma Watson, who signed on to play Belle back in January. We reported last month that Disney had offered the Beast role to Ryan Gosling, but it isn’t […]