REVIEW: The Rise of Skywalker (2019)

Well, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is out today, and that means that, one way or another, there will be controversy. Personally, like so many people, I grew up loving Star Wars. Along with James Bond, Indiana Jones, and various other film series, I was introduced to Star Wars by my dad. I had …

REVIEW: The Mandalorian – Season 1, Episode 6 “The Prisoner”

*SPOILERS* In “The Prisoner,” Mando meets up with a former associate and decides to join forces with him to bust someone out of jail. One of his crew is revealed to be a former lover of Mando’s, a Twi’Lek named Xi’An. Once aboard the ship, the team all toy with Mando, challenging him to remove …

Benioff and Weiss Exit Star Wars

David Benioff and DB Weiss have announced in a joint statement with Kathleen Kennedy that they will no longer be working on their Star Wars trilogy. The first film was initially set to hit theatres in December of 2022. The reason given, of course, was the dreaded scheduling conflicts. Usually, that excuse comes off as little …

Final Rise of Skywalker Trailer Arrives

The final Rise of Skywalker trailer is here. It opens on Rey running through the forest as Finn talks about how the Force brought them together. Meanwhile, Poe tries to rally the Resistance, saying that the heroes can lead them, as we get a continuation of the conversations Rey and Kylo had in The Last …

Kevin Feige to Make a Star Wars Movie

It looks like the creator of the Marvel Cinematic Universe is going to the galaxy far, far away. The Hollywood Reporter reports that Kevin Feige is going to be making a Star Wars film. Amid movies from David Benioff and DB Weiss and a potential new trilogy from Rian Johnson, Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy is …

A Quiet Place Writers Met with Lucasfilm

They may have written A Quiet Place, but Scott Beck and Bryan Woods are not being silent about a recent meeting with Lucasfilm. This meeting came thanks to the major success of the John Krasinski-directed horror flick. In an interview with IndieWire, Beck and Woods talked about their meeting with the company behind two of the greatest …