The Rise of Kylo Ren #2 ties in to Solo in a brilliant and emotional way

The Rise of Kylo Ren #2 ties in to Solo in a brilliant and emotional way

In Solo: A Star Wars Story, we met Han Solo, before there was a “Solo”. When we first meet him in the film, he’s just “Han,” a young boy living on the streets of Corellia, but after a failed escape attempt resulted in Qi’ra being taken, Han joins the Empire. When asked for his family [...]

Disney seems to have a more favorable view of Solo than the public does – and rightly so

Disney seems to have a more favorable view of Solo than the public does – and rightly so

Recently, Walt Disney Studios head Alan Horn did an interview with The Hollywood Reporter to talk about a number of films and projects for Disney. Among other things, Horn said that he recently returned from a trip to the U.K. to visit the set of Episode IX and spend time with J.J. Abrams and Kathy [...]

Solo: A Star Wars Story nominated for Best Visual Effects Oscar!

Solo: A Star Wars Story nominated for Best Visual Effects Oscar!

The official nominations for the Academy Awards were released today, and Solo: A Star Wars Story was nominated for the Oscar in Best Visual Effects. Solo will be competing with Avengers: Infinity War, Christopher Robin, First Man, and Ready Player One in this category.  Industrial Lights & Magic actually worked on three of these five [...]

Jon Kasdan wonders how Solo: A Star Wars Story would have done if released in December

Jon Kasdan wonders how Solo: A Star Wars Story would have done if released in December

If you're finding this holiday season a bit strange, you're not alone: this is the first Christmas without a new Star Wars film since 2014. Of course, that really should just highlight how incredibly fortunate we have been to get a Star Wars movie every year for the last few years, and we're truly living [...]