Tag Archives: Star Wars

“Solo”: Perhaps not the origin story we were looking for, but it works

Nutshell: A fast paced rock ’em, sock ’em actioner that introduces a young Han Solo to the Star Wars universe. While folks who are looking for lots of links to cannon may be disappointed, moviegoers who don’t mind a cursory … Continue reading

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Superbowl TrailerWatch – “Solo: A Star Wars STory” hits hyperdrive

“Thought we were in trouble there for a second. But it’s fine. We’re fine.” The same can be said of Solo, a movie that seemed to pop up out of nowhere after being in pre-production for what seemed like forever.  … Continue reading

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“Star Wars: The Last Jedi”: trailer and new images!

It’s time to get a peek at The Last Jedi y’all! And gotta admit I’ve been watching this trailer since it dropped yesterday. ALL THE QUESTIONS! Can’t wait ’til December, amirite? And am I the only one who loves that … Continue reading

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7 (Spoiler-free) Pieces of “Rogue One”

Nutshell: Rogue One is definitely a rock ’em, sock ’em story worthy of the Star Wars ‘verse. But it doesn’t have that same charismatic pull that the original trilogy had. Dunno if that should be held against it, as very … Continue reading

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TrailerWatch: Rogue One

Per Nerdist, here’s the second trailer, I guess, for Rogue One. I am so here for this movie, I cannot even convey it in words or gifs. Though let’s be honest, this is a Disney movie, so we all know how … Continue reading

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TrailerWatch – “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story ” is the prequel we’ve been looking for

Yeah yeah yeah. The last Star Wars live action spin-off was Ewoks: The Battle for Endor. In 1985. So, does this signal Disney taking the lead and getting more Star Wars stories out there? Well, if the trailer for Rogue … Continue reading

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Star Wars VIII begins production. Fans, start your theories!

Here we go…how could I put this better than the official 411?  I can only hope there’s more R2D2/BB8 back-n-forth this time… Read on! Star Wars: Episode VIII Begins Production    Rey took her first steps into a larger world … Continue reading

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The Force & Frozen are coming to Awesome Con – Darth, Ackbar & Elsa!

Yeah I know — you’re still ironing your Jawa robe for Friday’s The Force Awakens happytimes (hint: dont!  Like Jawas had spray starch?)  But here’s the scoop on some seriously cool Star Wars action at next year’s Awesome Con: David … Continue reading

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#TheForceAwakens: this is the spoiler-free review you’re looking for

Nutshell: J.J. Abrams keeps the themes so beloved from Episodes IV-VI while keeping things fresh and compelling.  Action, suspense, dread, hope…it’s all here. An excellent addition to the Star Wars universe, and a must-see this awards season.  Grade: A “Force?” … Continue reading

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens — THE TEASER TRAILER IS GO!

Yeah, you’ve been worried.  You’ve thought there’s no way.  Jar-Jar Binks.  Raped childhood. Yeah.  I feel your pain. But check it.  The final moments of this trailer.  MILLENNIUM FALCON SIGHTING! That is all.  Needed to share, because that’s who I … Continue reading

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