The Women of Star Wars: Princess Leia

Contrary to what Disney might have you believe, they didn’t create the concept of female Star Wars characters, or even female leads in the franchise. Of course, Princess Leia is one of the franchise’s most iconic characters and a beloved cinematic heroine in general. But there were others after her and before the soulless corporate …

Kathleen Kennedy Stays at Lucasfilm

Disney is closing out the third quarter of 2018 with a plot twist, as The Hollywood Reporter has exclusively revealed that, contrary to expectations, the Mouse House has renewed the contract of Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy for another three years, keeping her in charge of Star Wars at least through 2021. The past few months, …

REVIEW: Star Wars Rebels – “A Fool’s Hope” and “Family Reunion and Farewell”

The end of an era has finally come, as Star Wars Rebels has aired its final episodes, “ A Fool’s Hope” and “Family Reunion and Farewell.” These episodes have the duty of wrapping up the remaining stories and character arcs, while also setting the stage for Rogue One. After a really strange two-episode story last …

REVIEW: Star Wars Rebels – “Wolves and a Door” and “A World Between Worlds”

Note: This review covers both new episodes from this week, Episode 12 – “Wolves and a Door” and Episode 13 – “A World Between Worlds”. Star Wars Rebels returns this week with another set of double episodes, and things get very weird very quickly. With the team still reeling from the effects of last week’s …

REVIEW: Star Wars Rebels – “Jedi Night” and “Dume”

Note: This review covers both episodes included in Star Wars Rebels’ mid-season premiere event, Episode 10 – “Jedi Night” and Episode 11 – “Dume.” Star Wars Rebels returns from the show’s mid-season hiatus to deliver the first two episodes of the series’ final run. Things got quite a bit hairy in season 4’s mid-season finale …