Prequels

Han Solo Movie Looks Set For the Lowest Opening of 'Star Wars' in the Disney Era

Han Solo may be one of the most beloved characters of the <i>Star Wars</i> franchise, but he appears set to underwhelm at the box office — at least in the …

Celebrity News (UK)

Solo: A Star Wars Story Easter egg - Ron Howard reveals his favourite, Indiana Jones-themed reference

<i>Solo: A Star Wars Story</i> is the earliest movie to be set in the Star Wars universe since the prequels ended, and it has a load of Easter eggs and …

Celebrity News (UK)

A Risky 'Solo' Act for 'Star Wars'

By now, the overplayed talk show gimmick of "surprising" a guest with a walk-on by a co-star or other celebrity comes off as tired and phony. But …

Star Wars

Emilia Clarke: My Final Game of Thrones Scene "F--ked Me Up"

The end—and return—of <i>Game of Thrones</i> is still a ways off, but <b>Emilia Clarke</b> has already shot her final moments as Daenerys Targaryen. Brace yourselves.<p>…

TV Series

Han Solo was Almost in Revenge of the Sith

The new movie <i>Solo: A Star Wars Story</i> will give us a backstory for the character Han Solo and it is guaranteed to be somewhat more believable than the …

Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith

You Can Blame 'Return of the Jedi' for Giving Us the Star Wars Prequels

2018 marks the 35th anniversary of "Star Wars: Return of the Jedi," the third film in George Lucas' initial -- and, for a while at least, <i>only</i> -- trilogy.<p>And while it's easy to get swept up in the nostalgia, especially since it perfectly coincides with the release of "Solo: A Star Wars Story," in …

Star Wars

Star Wars timeline: How to watch every movie and TV show in chronological order

Another year, another Star Wars movie lightspeeds into cinemas around the galaxy. This year, 2018, marks the release of <i>Solo</i>, the second Anthology …

Star Wars

What Makes ‘Star Wars’ Superior to Marvel

For nearly a century now, Disney has operated as America’s premier myth factory. In the 20th century, the studio cultivated its reputation through …

Marvel Cinematic Universe

Deleted Lines from “Solo: A Star Wars Story”

“Sorry, babe, but I only ride . . . solo.”<p>“Because it’s as fast as a thousand falcons. What don’t you get about that? The name isn’t up for debate.”<p>“The multi-hyphenate Lando Calrissian’s subversive body of work as a pilot, smuggler, and admiral presents a perfect representation of today’s …

Star Wars Anthology Series

‘Game of Thrones’ composer plays iconic theme song on Nintendo Labo

Emmy- and Grammy-nominated composer Ramin Djawadi is best known for creating instantly iconic soundtracks for <i>Game of Thrones</i> and <i>Westworld</i>. And while …

Game of Thrones

5 Jewish facts about the new Han Solo ‘Star Wars’ movie

Star Wars” fans are eagerly awaiting the franchise’s latest film, “Solo: A Star Wars Story.” As its title suggests, the flick focuses on Han Solo, …

Cleveland

5 'Star Wars' Facts Fans Should Know Before Seeing 'Solo: A Star Wars Story'

<i>Solo: A Star Wars Story</i> is the second "stand alone anthology" film that Lucasfilm has attempted since Disney took the reigns. The first, <i>Rogue One: A</i> …

Star Wars

Gotham final season to incorporate popular Batman storyline Zero Year with The Riddler as antagonist

May,22 2018 14:03:08 IST<p>Fox’s hit TV show <i>Gotham</i>, which tells the backstory of DC’s superhero <i>Batman</i>, will be incorporating the iconic comic <i>Batman:</i> …

DC Comics

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Mikey, Ben and Eric are back with all the latest Star Wars and Solo news! We also dive into characters who have had multiple actors/actress portray …

Star Wars

Kendrick Perkins Unaware of Chewbacca, Doesn't Keep Up with 'That New Stuff'

<i>Star Wars</i> has been a hugely successful movie franchise since its debut in 1977, but Cleveland Cavaliers center Kendrick Perkins is unfamiliar with one of its most famous characters.<p>After the Cavs' 116-86 win over the Boston Celtics in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Saturday, Perkins and …

Basketball

Young Han Solo Almost Appeared In Revenge of the Sith

Audiences finally have a chance to meet young Han Solo when Solo: A Star Wars Story opens later this month, but they almost got that chance many …

Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith

Obi-Wan Kenobi is Reportedly Getting His Own Spin-Off Star Wars Movie

Ewan McGregor is expected to return as the Jedi Master who trained Anakin and Luke Skywalker.<p><i>Solo</i> might be the latest Star Wars spin-off movie …

Star Wars

Why Is Hollywood So Obsessed With Batman Prequels?

Earlier this week, word broke that pay cable Epix has ordered a drama about Alfred Pennyworth’s younger days, starting with his time in the British …

Time Travel

Solo: A Star Wars Story a solid film that fails to make the jump to hyperspace

THAT cheeky but lovable scoundrel Han Solo from the <i>Star Wars</i> films finally gets his own origin story with this occasionally thrilling, occasionally …

Movies

Batman's butler: origins and the most pointless prequels imaginable

An upcoming 10-part series will trace the story of Bruce Wayne’s right hand man Alfred leaving the door open for a string of even sillier propositions<p>The world is a fickle place. One day Infinity War is smashing box office records to shreds, and you’re telling yourself that comic book adaptations …

Comic Books

Rumor: ‘Lord of the Rings’ TV Series To Focus on Young Aragorn

Amazon will soon take us back to Middle Earth for the new <i>Lord of the Rings</i> prequel series, but we haven’t heard many details on what the …

Movies

Batman's Butler Alfred Is Finally Getting the Live-Action Origin Story He Deserves

<i>Gotham</i> may be on its way out, but one of its producers is not done with Batman television prequels.<p><i>The Hollywood Reporter</i> says the Epix network has …

Geek

Summer Movie Guide: ‘Ocean’s 8,’ ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story,’ ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ and More!

Bow down to these screen queens! From superhero epics and butt-kicking thrillers to hotly anticipated prequels and sequels, badass women rule at the …

Star Wars Anthology Series

Is Disney already working on an Obi-Wan Kenobi movie?

Rumors are swirling that Disney’s plans are already in place for production and release of an Obi-Wan Kenobi standalone film…<p>With <i>Solo: A Star Wars</i> …

Star Wars

Thandie Newton Wears Every Black Star Wars Character On Her Dress

Of course, they managed to all fit on one dress.<p>Thandie Newton arrived to the red carpet of the premiere of <i>Solo: A Star Wars Story</i> in Cannes wearing a custom gown designed by Vivienne Westwood–featuring imagery of all the black characters to ever appear in the <i>Star Wars</i> series. Rather than state the …

Star Wars

‘Solo’ Shows Why It’s Time for Star Wars to Give Up Prequels

<i>Star Wars</i>, stop trying to make prequels happen. They’re not going to happen.<p>You would have thought <i>Episode</i>s <i>I</i> through <i>III</i> would have made Lucasfilm …

Star Wars

Solo: A Star Wars Story – why prequels are killing the art of storytelling

They have become Hollywood’s favourite franchise-saver, but are they any substitute for a story well told?<p>We’re all excited to see Chewie hit the hyperdrive and test drive the brand new Millennium Falcon, but when the stars turn to streaks of light in Solo: A Star Wars Story, we’ll be in reverse …

Star Wars Anthology Series

10 Casting Decisions That Hurt Star Wars (And 10 That Saved It)

by Christopher Fiduccia<p>– on<p>in Lists<p>At this point, almost everybody has at least heard of <b>Star Wars</b>. Spanning over 40 years, George Lucas created …

Star Wars

'Star Wars: Episode 9' 'leak' suggests return of familiar planet

There are many secrets that will be revealed in “Star Wars: Episode 9,” and according to a new plot “leak,” JJ Abrams is going to connect all three …

Mark Hamill

Scientific Discoveries Redefine Werewolves in New Contemporary Fantasy Novel by Laura Perry

"Fatal Moon" is the first book of the Moonphase series, a smart take on genetically engineered human-animal hybrids, ancient extra-terrestrials, …

Moon