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 [...]
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John Williams wins Grammy for his Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge theme!
Legendary composer John Williams wrote a theme for the Star Wars Galaxy's Edge park that opened last year at Disneyland and Disney World, and it earned him another Grammy win. On Sunday night, at the 62nd Grammy Awards, Williams took home the award for Best Instrumental Composition for his score for Galaxy's Edge. It's a [...]
John Williams’s score for The Rise of Skywalker will apparently feature iconic themes from across the saga
Solo: A Star Wars Story music disqualified from Oscars consideration
Solo: A Star Wars Story received no favors from Disney and Lucasfilm when it came to marketing the film prior to its release, and they're still receiving no favors from them after its release. In a stunning oversight, the score from Solo has been disqualified from Oscars consideration, according to Variety, because it was entered [...]
John Williams, John Powell nominated for Grammys for their work on Star Wars films
John Williams’ theme for Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge revealed!
John Williams and Michael Giacchino reportedly to compose brand new music for Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge!
Here’s what we learned from the Star Wars: Episode IX casting announcement
On Friday, Lucasfilm announced the official cast list for Star Wars: Episode IX, which begins filming on August 1. The most notable news was, understandably, the revelation that Carrie Fisher will reprise her role as General Leia Organa in the film posthumously via the use of unreleased footage shot for The Force Awakens. It is [...]
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 [...]
The Last Jedi receives four Oscar nominations
Earlier today, the nominees for the 90th annual Academy Awards were announced, and The Last Jedi has been nominated for four awards: best visual effects, best original score, best sound editing, and best sound mixing. With its four nominations, The Last Jedi is tied for the third-most Oscar nominations amongst Star Wars films, behind A [...]