THIS ARTICLE CONTAINS SPOILERS DO NOT READ BEYOND THIS POINT IF YOU DON’T WANT TO KNOW! BUT THERE IS NOTHING TO SPOIL ANYWAY The last Jedi Review I love Star Wars and I love film in general so it feels a bit like heresy to say I disliked ‘The Last Jedi’. There are some good […]
Star Wars VIII – The Last Jedi. After all the false trailers, fan trailers, leaked trailers and the ‘Is Vader really back?’ trailer, here is the real thing. Finally Luke says something although it is not exactly what we want to hear: Tell us what you make of it all!
Wanted men. The originators of the severed arm running gag. The surgeon and the thug. Pirates. Spicerunners. They escaped Jedha but not Obi-Wan Kenobi.
Untold Star Wars : Luke builds his Lightsaber When Star Wars The Complete Saga was released on Blu-ray, one particular deleted scene had fans salivating. It was teased at Star Wars Celebration V, during which George Lucas revealed the scene during an announcement for the upcoming HD release. In it, Luke Skywalker finishes building his […]
Untold Star Wars: Boonta Eve Podrace One of the most exhilarating sequences in Star Wars The Phantom Menace is the thrill ride that is the Boonta Eve Podrace. Taking full advantage of the special effects breakthroughs that ILM had made, the movie offered something unlike anything else that had been seen before on screen, with […]
But for one droid’s bad motivator, Luke Skywalker might never have joined the Galactic Civil War and the Death Star could still be menacing the galaxy. Who broke R5-D4’s motivator? Did he sacrifice himself? Did R2-D2 sabotage him? Was the droid actually a Jedi? Is there a conspiracy to hide the truth? We reveal all!
Untold Star Wars: Rescuing Darth Sidious The Star Wars prequel trilogy, and Revenge of the Sith in particular, is packed full of dramatic irony. One of the best examples of this is the opening to Episode III, which opens in the middle of a dramatic aerial battle above Coruscant, as Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker […]
Untold Star Wars : The Wampa Ice Creature There is a tradition in Star Wars movies of cutting between multiple action scenes, particularly in the climax of each film – it’s something that George Lucas always seems to take a great deal of joy in doing. A New Hope may have focused on the singular […]
Muppets and Star Wars The magic and mystery of special effects – a description that these days refers exclusively to practical, on set effects but back in pre-digital days meant any kind of physical or optical effect – was opened to the world with the arrival of Star Wars in 1977. Never before had the […]
Lost Stars – Review “The reign of the Galactic Empire has reached the Outer Rim planet of Jelucan, where aristocratic Than Kyrell and rural villager Ciena Ree bond over their love of flying. Enrolling at the Imperial Academy is nothing less than a dream come true for both of them. But Thane sours on the […]