It’s been an exciting week in the Star Wars fandom, between the article in Empire and the new teaser. We got a whole load of new info while the plot line of The Force Awakens is still very much a mystery. New The … Continue reading Weekly Round-Up
Roughly an hour ago the official Star Wars Instagram account posted a five-second teaser trailer and Twitter has only just about calmed down. Whether you enjoy the long and slow tease or are desperate for an “actual” trailer, you can’t deny … Continue reading Corridor Chat: Holy Teaser!
Star Wars is an epic tale of love, war, hate and hope. There are Jedi Knights, Galactic Senates and Death Stars which decide the course of the Galaxy. Yet Star Wars never feels too grand for its audience. Throughout the six Saga … Continue reading Ewoks, Wookiees and the Importance of the Little People
In the last day or so I’ve seen an interesting argument pop up again in the Star Wars fandom, namely the idea that the Original trilogy was more ‘masculine’ whereas the Prequel trilogy was more ‘feminine’. I first saw this argument on a … Continue reading Masculine Stories, Feminine Stories and Star Wars
As we get closer, slowly but surely, to the release of The Force Awakens more and more tidbits of news keep breaking free. So without further ado we’ll bring you the bad-ass Star Wars news of this week: Empire Magazine focuses on … Continue reading Weekly Round-Up
There hasn’t been a Scene It? post in a while as we’ve been furiously discussing the constant stream of The Force Awakens news. However, there is one scene which I haven’t been able to get out of my mind lately so it felt … Continue reading Scene It?: Darth Vader’s Funeral
We’ve decided that it’s time for a new series of posts: Mystery Box! In a 2007 TED talk J.J. Abrams enthused about his Mystery Box, a magic box he never opened and symbolized, to him, the beauty of mystery. In these … Continue reading Mystery Box #1: Padmé and the Senate (Deleted Scene)
Although Luke Skywalker is, arguably, the main character of the Star Wars Original Trilogy, he is also one of the characters that receives the most flack. From the moment Mark Hamill mentioned power converters and Tosche Station, Luke Skywalker seemed doomed … Continue reading Misperceiving Luke: is it whining or is it character-development?
In our new series The Star Wars Anthology Movie You’d Like To See readers of our blog get a chance to present a ‘mini-script’ of an Anthology movie they would like to see. Please send your contributions to us in … Continue reading The Star Wars Anthology Movie You’d Like To See I: Fett-Solo-Binks
Today Star Wars announced Rogue One‘s full cast and crew, thereby setting it firmly on track to become one of the most exciting Star Wars films of the next few years. “Rogue One takes place before the events of Star Wars: A … Continue reading Corridor Chat: ‘Rogue One’ is gearing up to be one hell of a film!