Ron Howard Will Take Over Directing For Young ‘Han Solo’

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Howard Was The First Name Heard To Take Over The Director’s Chair & Lucasfilm Made The Rumor True   After firing their directors for the young Han Solo film Monday night, Lucasfilm has already found a replacement. Academy Award-winner Ron Howard. Howard is no stranger to Lucasfilm. He starred in the production companies first ever film American Graffiti, back in 1973. Furthermore, he directed the companies fantasy cult classic Willow, in 1988. Here’s what Kathleen Kennedy says about the hiring: “At Lucasfilm, we believe the highest goal of each film is to delight, carrying forward the spirit of the saga that George Lucas began […]

Young ‘Han Solo’ Movie Loses Its Directors

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Directors Phil Lord & Christopher Miller Walk Away from the Project Due to Creative Differences   Surprising news from Lucasfilm, the untitled young Han Solo film will have to find some new directors. Both Phil Lord and Christopher Miller are walking away from the project. Lord and Miller seem to have creative differences with the producers at Lucasfilm. Here’s what Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy had to say in an official statement: “Phil Lord and Christopher Miller are talented filmmakers who have assembled an incredible cast and crew, but it’s become clear that we had different creative visions on this film, and we’ve decided to […]

Benicio Del Toro’s ‘The Last Jedi’ Character Looks Han Solo-Ish

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This Sneak Peek At The Next Film In The Star Wars Saga Film Reveals Some New Characters   Yesterday, we got our first look at the exclusive Vanity Fair covers for their special Star Wars: The Last Jedi issue. Now, we have the full digital feature story with plenty jaw-dropping reveals. We catch up with some old friends but also see new aliens, locales, and some new characters. Check out the full article here. It’s well worth the read. The most interesting picture to me is our first look at Benicio Del Toro’s DJ character. Doesn’t he remind you of […]

Check Out These ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Vanity Fair Covers

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The Four Exclusive Covers Give Us A Glimpse Of The Light Side & The Dark Side   Vanity Fair just gave fans a sneak peek at their special Star Wars: The Last Jedi edition of their upcoming issue. The four exclusive covers include all the major parts of the film and divide them up into their likely adventure groups. The amazing photographer Annie Leibovitz took the awesome character portraits. All the images are stunning and give us great detail on the heroes, and villains, of the film. Check these out: The late great Carrie Fisher is honored with her own cover and rightfully […]

Happy Star Wars Day! Here’s The Latest Rumor For ‘The Last Jedi’!

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It’s Star Wars Day! Here’s The Latest Rumor Involving Supreme Commander Snoke   Last Week, Reddit user “dbvjb” took to the Star Wars Speculation subreddit with what he claims to be inside information on what happens in Star Wars: The Last Jedi.  Before we get into it here’s your last chance to turn back now, just in case this is real and is spoilers for the film.   SPOILER WARNING!?!?!!?!?   Apparently, the first act of The Last Jedi features a scene with The First Order’s Supreme Commander Snoke will face off against General Leia of The Resistance.  In the Spoiler […]

‘Star Wars: Episode IX’ Gets A Traditional Star Wars Release Date

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The Three Newest Star Wars Films Release Around Christmas, Episode IX Returns To May   For much of the Star Wars saga, the films released in May to launch the summer blockbuster season.  However, the last two Star Wars films, The Force Awakens and Rogue One, saw a holiday release.  Additionally, Star Wars: The Last Jedi will hit theaters this Christmas on December 15, 2017.  With Episode IX, Disney is going back to the traditional date and releasing the film on May 24, 2019. What does this mean for fans?  A Star Wars film will get here sooner than the […]

‘Fate of the Furious’ Breaks ‘Force Awakens’ Box Office Record

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The Eighth Film in the Fast & Furious Franchise Knocks Star Wars Down a Peg…   Thanks to Chinese ticket sales, The Fate of the Furious sets a new worldwide box office record for its opening weekend.  Previously, the record was set by Star Wars: The Force Awakens which brought in $529 million globally during its opening weekend in 2015.  However, the eighth film in the Fast & Furious franchise was able to out duel Star Wars by raking in over $532 million dollars.  Something tells me the eighth film in the Star Wars franchise will reclaim the top seat at the end […]

Star Wars Land Is Going To Be Awesome!

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Disney Reveals New Details for Star Wars Land at This Year’s Star Wars Celebration   This weekend, while you were busy rewatching the Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer twenty times, Disney had a special panel highlighting their theme parks at Star Wars Celebration.  This panel gave new details and an exclusive look at Star Wars Land which opens at Disneyland and Disney World in 2019. When Star Wars Land opens, fans of the saga will finally be able to take a step into the Universe of Star Wars.  Not just take a simple tour….  We’re looking at you Star […]

‘Star Wars Battlefront II’ Full Trailer Reveals Epic New Story

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Single Player Mode Tells Untold Story of the Fall of the Empire and Rise of The First Order   Today, at the gaming panel of Star Wars Celebration, Electronic Arts unveiled the first details about Star Wars: Battlefront II.  The latest game in the Battlefront series features epic battles spanning all three film trilogies.  New additions to the series include Space Battles and a new single-player mode that tells a canon story that bridges the gap between Return of the Jedi and The Forces Awakens. Check out the full game trailer: So far, there are only a few details we […]

Season 4 of ‘Star Wars Rebels’ To Be The Last, Watch The Trailer

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Dave Filoni Reveals That The Fourth Season of Rebels Will Be The Final Season…   The Star Wars Rebels panel just ended at Star Wars Celebration.  Joining the cast of the show, Executive Producer Dave Filoni revealed a lot of juicy information about the shows fourth season.  Most noteworthy, the Rebels fourth season is also the final season.  While it’s sad to know the show is coming to an end, Filoni is happy to know he will actually get to finish this series.  His run on Clone Wars didn’t really get an ending. One of the new characters of the […]