Twelve things we learned from The Skywalker Legacy documentary about the making of The Rise of Skywalker!

Twelve things we learned from The Skywalker Legacy documentary about the making of The Rise of Skywalker!

The Rise of Skywalker released early on digital home media, and with it came lots of bonus content! Most prominently was a feature-length documentary, The Skywalker Legacy, focusing on the making of the film, with a recognition of the saga that came before it. I am utterly fascinated by the making of Star Wars films [...]

The best of Star Wars in 2019: End of year awards!

The best of Star Wars in 2019: End of year awards!

With 2019 over, let’s take a look back at the best moments from Star Wars over the past calendar year, giving out several awards.  We’ll hand out the hardware for best film, best show, best book, best comic, best comic arc, best episode, best game, best song, best hero, best villain, best performance, biggest surprise, [...]

Eleven things we learned from The Rise of Skywalker panel!

Eleven things we learned from The Rise of Skywalker panel!

We've already talked significantly about the trailer for The Rise of Skywalker, and we'll talk plenty more about it to come, but I wanted to go back and highlight some of the things we learned about the film from the panel. The panel was hosted by Stephen Colbert and featured director J.J. Abrams, Lucasfilm President [...]

It sounds like Finn and Poe share plenty of screentime in Episode IX

It sounds like Finn and Poe share plenty of screentime in Episode IX

When Star Wars: Episode IX hits theaters this December, we'll get the chance to see the three main heroes of the sequel trilogy on-screen together: Rey, Finn, and Poe Dameron. Recently, Oscar Isaac - who plays Poe in the films - specifically mentioned how he shares a lot of screentime with John Boyega, who plays [...]

Tons of new information about Galaxy’s Edge revealed, including some potential tie-ins to Episode IX!

Tons of new information about Galaxy’s Edge revealed, including some potential tie-ins to Episode IX!

At midnight eastern time on Thursday morning, a number of outlets released an extensive look at Galaxy's Edge, the state-of-the-art Star Wars theme park opening up later this year at Disney Land and Disney World. In short: it sounds and looks absolutely amazing. There is way too much information that has been released so I [...]

J.J. Abrams shares photo announcing that filming has officially wrapped on Star Wars: Episode IX!

J.J. Abrams shares photo announcing that filming has officially wrapped on Star Wars: Episode IX!

Filming for Star Wars: Episode IX has officially wrapped. Director J.J. Abrams took to social media to announce that, as well as share a heartfelt message of appreciation for his co-workers and a touching photo of Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, and Oscar Isaac hugging. https://twitter.com/jjabrams/status/1096496364576493568 "It feels impossible, but today wrapped photography for Episode IX," [...]

Naomi Ackie reveals she shares screentime with Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, and Oscar Isaac in Star Wars: Episode IX

Naomi Ackie reveals she shares screentime with Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, and Oscar Isaac in Star Wars: Episode IX

Information has been pretty tight surrounding Star Wars: Episode IX, and that includes with the identity of the newcomers to the franchise. There's an impressive cast of new faces, which includes Richard E. Grant, Dominic Monaghan, Keri Russell, and Naomi Ackie.  We seemed to get a bit of confirmation regarding which side Grant and Monaghan [...]

Star Wars: Episode IX includes Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, and Billy Dee Williams!

Star Wars: Episode IX includes Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, and Billy Dee Williams!

Lucasfilm today announced that Star Wars: Episode IX will begin filming next week at Pinewood Studios, on Wednesday, August 1, 2018! The movie is being directed by J.J. Abrams, who directed The Force Awakens, and was written by Abrams and Chris Terrio.  John Williams will once again compose the score, as he has done for [...]