‘Solo’ box office struggles may have doomed future ‘Star Wars’ spinoffs

“Solo: A Star Wars Story” may be the last “Star Wars Story” that Lucasfilm ever tells. The production company has reportedly put plans for future standalone movies on hold following Solo’s dismal box office performance. The spinoff was expected to rake in over $100 million domestically during opening week, much like it’s predecessor — “Rogue […]

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This breakout ‘Star Wars’ star used her salary to pay off her student loans

When Kelly Marie Tran finally landed her very first part in a film after eight years as a struggling actor, it was the role of a lifetime: fan favorite Rose Tico in “Stars Wars: The Last Jedi.” All at once, after almost a decade, she had made it — and making it meant, among other things, paying […]

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Christian Bale Confirms Solo Talks

Christian Bale has confirmed he was in talks for a role in this summer’s Solo: A Star Wars Story and he remains hopeful to work with Lucasfilm at some point in the future. While the Oscar winner did not reveal what part he was considering, all signs indicate it was that of Beckett, young Han’s smuggling mentor. […]

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New Star Wars Movie Reportedly Filming in Scotland Next Year

A new Star Wars movie – either Episode IX or Rian Johnson’s new trilogy – is set to start filming scenes in Scotland in June 2018. When Disney acquired Lucasfilm, the studio also announced a new trilogy that would kick off in 2015 with J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens. Disney and Lucasfilm also planned a number […]

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Yes, Star Wars: The Last Jedi Is An Open Letter to the Millennial Generation

Your dreams must die. You will have to figure out how to make it in this world on your own. No one is going to solve your problems for you. The future starts today. If you’ve seen Star Wars: The Last Jedi, you know many of these statements sound familiar. (If you haven’t seen it yet, spoilers […]

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Mark Hamill Posts A Perfect Tribute To Carrie Fisher One Year After Her Death

Mark Hamill marked the first anniversary of Carrie Fisher’s untimely death with a beautiful tribute to the late actress on Wednesday. Fisher died a year ago today after suffering a heart attack at age 60. The “Star Wars” actor posted photos of the two together alongside a drawing that depicted Fisher holding her beloved dog, Gary, and raising her middle finger. “No […]

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Mark Hamill On Star Wars: The Last Jedi: “He’s Not My Luke Skywalker”

Mark Hamill explains his creative differences with Rian Johnson on Luke Skywalker’s story in Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi. Hamill famously played Luke Skywalker in George Lucas’ original Star Wars trilogy, and he reprised his role for Lucasfilm’s Star Wars sequel trilogy, beginning with J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakensand […]

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The Heartbreaking Significance of Those Gold Dice in Star Wars: The Last Jedi

At two points in Star Wars: The Last Jedi, we get emotional scenes featuring a set of gold dice. They’re a heartbreaking nod to the dearly departed Han Solo (Harrison Ford), but if you’re having a hard time placing them, you’re not alone. Even if you’re a diehard fan of the galactic franchise, remembering the last […]

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Blasts Its Way to $220 Million Opening Weekend

The Force is strong with this one, too. “Star Wars: The Last Jedi,’’ the latest installment of the epic sci-fi adventure series now owned by Walt Disney Co., met the high expectations set by movie fans and analysts with an opening weekend of $220 million in the U.S. and the Canada. The results, based on estimates released […]

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‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’: Explaining the meaning behind that shocking ending

The climactic final battle of The Last Jedi saw Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) make his long-awaited return from exile to battle Kylo Ren (Adam Driver) on the salt fields of the planet Crait — or so it seemed. In one of The Last Jedi’s greatest twists, it was revealed that Luke had never actually left Ahch-To and was using the Force to project […]

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