Remembering Raiders of the Lost Ark, 40 years later!

Remembering Raiders of the Lost Ark, 40 years later!

Forty years ago today, Raiders of the Lost Ark was released, introducing fans to Indiana Jones in a film that has spawned a large film franchise and following. It has been met with tremendous critical acclaim over the past four decades, and it is routinely included on the lists of the greatest films ever made. [...]

We got our first look at Harrison Ford in the iconic Indiana Jones costume as he begins to film Indiana Jones 5

We got our first look at Harrison Ford in the iconic Indiana Jones costume as he begins to film Indiana Jones 5

I know, I know, you're probably thinking, "isn't this a Star Wars site?" Yes, it is! And don't worry; that's not changing! So even though there are a few Indiana Jones articles up this week (and you'll see two more coming soon in celebration of the 40th anniversary of Raiders of the Lost Ark), this [...]

Harrison Ford and John Williams both returning for Indiana Jones 5; Phoebe Waller-Bridge joins the cast!

Harrison Ford and John Williams both returning for Indiana Jones 5; Phoebe Waller-Bridge joins the cast!

We have a bit of non-Star Wars news that nonetheless is pretty relevant to many Star Wars fans and to Lucasfilm overall, and it pertains to the fifth installment of the Indiana Jones franchise, which is set to hit theaters on July 29, 2022. On Friday, Lucasfilm announced a few notable people who will have [...]

Indiana Jones 5 pushed back to 2022, but next Star Wars film still planned as scheduled

Indiana Jones 5 pushed back to 2022, but next Star Wars film still planned as scheduled

On Friday Disney announced a series of new release dates for their upcoming films, as the schedule has been disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Though we should be reminded that these dates could still change (especially given the uncertain nature of the timetable for the virus outbreak), of particular note is that 2022 could be [...]

George Lucas, Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, and Billy Dee Williams help open Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge!

George Lucas, Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, and Billy Dee Williams help open Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge!

On Wednesday evening, Disneyland hosted the grand opening for Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge, and it was a star-studded affair.  The ceremony was hosted by Disney CEO Bob Iger, who was joined by Star Wars legends George Lucas, Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, and Billy Dee Williams. https://twitter.com/starwars/status/1134163998394519554 In typical George Lucas fashion, he gave the park [...]

Mark Hamill says Lucasfilm found a way for Carrie Fisher to still be more prominent in Episode IX

Mark Hamill says Lucasfilm found a way for Carrie Fisher to still be more prominent in Episode IX

Much has been made recently of Mark Hamill's most recent comments about the sequel trilogy, but there's really not much new there and the bottom line is that his feelings toward it are quite nuanced and mixed and not easily relegated to support any side. But out purpose here isn't really to re-hash any of [...]

Harrison Ford surprises Alden Ehrenreich, praises actor and ‘Solo’ film as “spectacular”

Harrison Ford surprises Alden Ehrenreich, praises actor and ‘Solo’ film as “spectacular”

Harrison Ford is one of the most successful actors of all-time, and perhaps his most notable role (among many) is as Han Solo in the Star Wars film series.  He starred in A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back, and Return of the Jedi, and he returned to the role decades later in 2015's The [...]

Harrison Ford, Billy Dee Williams acted as advisors for Solo: A Star Wars Story, actors

Harrison Ford, Billy Dee Williams acted as advisors for Solo: A Star Wars Story, actors

One of the challenges facing the upcoming Solo: A Star Wars Story is getting fans to embrace a new generation of actors in the iconic roles of Han Solo and Lando Calrissian. Alden Ehrenreich will be playing the titular character of Han, while Donald Glover will don the cape as Lando.  It's a tall task [...]