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Leia Succeeded Where Luke Failed

Leia Succeeded Where Luke Failed

The Skywalker bloodline is perhaps defined by a series of failures. Anakin’s attempts to protect Padmé brought about the rise of the Empire. Luke’s pressure to live up to this prophecy of the chosen
The Most Important Thing The Rise of Skywalker Reinforces From The Last Jedi

The Most Important Thing The Rise of Skywalker Reinforces From The Last Jedi

On the surface, it’s easy to see Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker as a rejection of the more subversive elements of The Last Jedi—it re-litigates the origins of our heroes, dredging up a past its
The Most Important Thing The Rise of Skywalker Reinforces From The Last Jedi

The Most Important Thing The Rise of Skywalker Reinforces From The Last Jedi

On the surface, it’s easy to see Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker as a rejection of the more subversive elements of The Last Jedi—it re-litigates the origins of our heroes, dredging up a past its
Nolte: 'Rise of Skywalker' Falls Almost $100M Behind 'Last Jedi'

Nolte: 'Rise of Skywalker' Falls Almost $100M Behind 'Last Jedi'

Disney has a huge, huge problem on its hammy, left-wing hands.
The Moment Luke Skywalker's Legend Became Ben Solo's Greatest Specter

The Moment Luke Skywalker's Legend Became Ben Solo's Greatest Specter

The fall of Ben Solo is a path littered with regrets. Luke’s fleeting impulse to cut down the darkness in his own student, the shadow of expectation born from his father, his mother, and the bloodline
Kelly Marie Tran on ‘Rise of the Skywalker’s “Puzzle Piece” Leia Scenes

Kelly Marie Tran on ‘Rise of the Skywalker’s “Puzzle Piece” Leia Scenes

In Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Kelly Marie Tran made her debut as Rose Tico, a Resistance fighter who fights against the trauma of losing her sister to become one of the new trilogy's most startlingly
Nolte: 11 Ways Kathleen Kennedy Killed the 'Star Wars' Golden Goose

Nolte: 11 Ways Kathleen Kennedy Killed the 'Star Wars' Golden Goose

What kind of lunatic puts such a thing in a Star Wars movie?
Writer Chris Terrio Offers an Unsatisfying Explanation for Kelly Marie Tran's Limited Screen Time in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker [Updated]

Writer Chris Terrio Offers an Unsatisfying Explanation for Kelly Marie Tran's Limited Screen Time in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker [Updated]

Wait, where’s Rose? As anyone keeping up with the state of Star Wars discourse has undoubtedly heard, Rose Tico, the Resistance engineer introduced in The Last Jedi and played by Kelly Marie Tran, has
Writer Chris Terrio Offers an Unsatisfying Explanation for Kelly Marie Tran's Limited Screen Time in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Writer Chris Terrio Offers an Unsatisfying Explanation for Kelly Marie Tran's Limited Screen Time in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Wait, where’s Rose? As anyone keeping up with the state of Star Wars discourse has undoubtedly heard, Rose Tico, the Resistance engineer introduced in The Last Jedi and played by Kelly Marie Tran, has
Luke and Yoda Have a Dispute About a Party and a Stick in this Bad Lip Reading of The Last Jedi

Luke and Yoda Have a Dispute About a Party and a Stick in this Bad Lip Reading of The Last Jedi

It’s 2019, almost 2020, and I haven’t gotten tired of bad lip readings. I’m sorry. (I’m not sorry.)Read more...
Luke and Yoda Have a Dispute About a Party and a Stick in this Bad Lip Reading of The Last Jedi

Luke and Yoda Have a Dispute About a Party and a Stick in this Bad Lip Reading of The Last Jedi

It’s 2019, almost 2020, and I haven’t gotten tired of bad lip readings. I’m sorry. (I’m not sorry.)Read more...
Luke and Yoda Have a Dispute About a Party and a Stick in this Bad Lip Reading of The Last Jedi

Luke and Yoda Have a Dispute About a Party and a Stick in this Bad Lip Reading of The Last Jedi

It’s 2019, almost 2020, and I haven’t gotten tired of bad lip readings. I’m sorry. (I’m not sorry.)Read more...
Jon M. Chu Calls for a Rose Tico Disney+ Series — & He Wants to Direct

Jon M. Chu Calls for a Rose Tico Disney+ Series — & He Wants to Direct

Crazy Rich Asians director Jon M. Chu said, "Justice for Rose Tico!" this week when he called for the Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker character to get her own Disney+ TV series and yes, I'm all in on
10 Intriguing Star Wars Details We Learned From The Rise of Skywalker's Visual Dictionary

10 Intriguing Star Wars Details We Learned From The Rise of Skywalker's Visual Dictionary

A new Star Wars movie is out, and for better or worse, that always means there’s also a host of new tie-in material released which can explain or clarify some questions left lingering after the
10 Intriguing Star Wars Details We Learned From The Rise of Skywalker's Visual Dictionary

10 Intriguing Star Wars Details We Learned From The Rise of Skywalker's Visual Dictionary

A new Star Wars movie is out, and for better or worse, that always means there’s also a host of new tie-in material released which can explain or clarify some questions left lingering after the
10 Intriguing Star Wars Details We Learned From The Rise of Skywalker's Visual Dictionary

10 Intriguing Star Wars Details We Learned From The Rise of Skywalker's Visual Dictionary

A new Star Wars movie is out, and for better or worse, that always means there’s also a host of new tie-in material released which can explain or clarify some questions left lingering after the
10 Ways ‘Rise of Skywalker’ Says “F**k You” to ‘The Last Jedi’

10 Ways ‘Rise of Skywalker’ Says “F**k You” to ‘The Last Jedi’

J.J. Abrams' Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is a lot of movie, as it attempts to bring a satisfying conclusion to a nine-episode saga while also feeling a full experience on its own. It also, very

Competing hashtags reignite the fight between fans of J.J. Abrams and Rian Johnson

Amid the debate, fans raise more than $40K for Adam Driver's nonprofit. The post Competing hashtags reignite the fight between fans of J.J. Abrams and Rian Johnson appeared first on The Daily Dot.