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 [...]

Solo: A Star Wars Story music disqualified from Oscars consideration

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 [...]

Bob Iger takes the blame for Solo’s box office disapointment; says a Star Wars “slowdown” is coming

Bob Iger takes the blame for Solo’s box office disapointment; says a Star Wars “slowdown” is coming

In a new interview with The Hollywood Reporter published today, Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Iger had some interesting comments about Star Wars. In particular, Iger took the blame for Solo: A Star Wars Story's disapointment at the box office, and acknowledged that there will be a Star Wars "slowdown" coming. Here's the pertinent quote: [...]

Ten interesting tidbits learned from the Solo: A Star Wars Story Visual Dictionary

Ten interesting tidbits learned from the Solo: A Star Wars Story Visual Dictionary

One of the most essential publications that goes along with each Star Wars movie is the visual dictionary, written by Pablo Hidalgo of the Lucasfilm story group. In these visual dictionaries there are a ton of interesting tidbits and factoids that are shared that add to our understanding of the movie and of the universe [...]

Solo: A Star Wars Story novelization includes Saw Gerrera and Jyn Erso cameos, among other reveals

Solo: A Star Wars Story novelization includes Saw Gerrera and Jyn Erso cameos, among other reveals

The official novelization for Solo: A Star Wars Story, written by Mur Lafferty,  releases in less than two weeks, and we know that it includes plenty of scenes that weren't in the film - such as the scene with Tag and Bink! But the most surprising reveal included in the novel, at least that we've [...]

Solo: A Star Wars Story novel features Tag and Bink deleted scene

Solo: A Star Wars Story novel features Tag and Bink deleted scene

During production of Solo: A Star Wars Story director Ron Howard tweeted out a picture of himself with two actors playing Imperial officers, indicating with the caption that they were playing Tag and Bink. Their scene in the movie was ultimately cut, but the upcoming novelization (written by Mur Lafferty) features that scene.  StarWars.com recently [...]

Ranking the best moments of modern day Star Wars: Numbers 36-40

Ranking the best moments of modern day Star Wars: Numbers 36-40

On Twitter, Bryan Young recently asked his followers what their favorite moment of the modern Star Wars era (the Disney era) is, and there are too many great ones to count.  Inspired by that, we'll be taking a look at this author's top 50 moments from recent Star Wars material.  Today, we look at numbers [...]