Rose Tico

The Last Jedi “Chauvinist” Cut Is a Mess. But Fan Edits Can Be Used for Good.

Gwendoline Christie, Laura Dern, Daisy Ridley, and Kelly Marie Tran during the <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> photo call on Dec. 13 in London.Stuart C. …

Star Wars

Johnson Explains Why the Knights of Ren Were Absent in Star Wars: The Last Jedi

<i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> director Rian Johnson has revealed that he didn’t include the Knights of Ren in his movie simply because he didn’t want it …

Star Wars

How the alt-right and nostalgic trolls hijacked geek pop culture

In the days after the release of <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i>, Luke Skywalker found himself facing down adversaries here on Earth, wielding a rhetorical …

Black Culture

Someone Edited The Women Out Of "The Last Jedi" And No One's Having It

*world-weary sigh*

Star Wars

Star Wars Adventures #6

The biggest new character from The Last Jedi, Rose Tico, makes her Star Wars Adventures debut in this special one-shot story! Rose prefers to solve …

Star Wars

'De-Feminised' Star Wars: Men's Rights activist creates 45-minute cut of The Last Jedi

It's a complete mess.<p>Angered by the the existence of strong female characters in Star Wars, one so-called fan has decided to create his own …

Star Wars

'Star Wars Adventures' Puts Rose Front and Center (Exclusive Preview)

The 'Last Jedi' breakout character makes her comic book debut in this week's issue of the all-ages series.<p>Fans who want to see more of Rose Tico (and …

Star Wars

The Working Class Awakens: 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' and the Birth of the Multitude

<i> Star Wars: Episode VIII -</i> <i> The Last Jedi</i> may be the first <i> Star Wars</i> movie with a clear class consciousness. For the first time, the storied film …

Star Wars

Inbox/Outbox: January 12, 2018

Last year, I started more books than I finished. By, like…a wide margin. I’m ready for a clean start!<p>Inbox (Books Acquired)<p>Topaz by Beverly Jenkins<p>I …

Shonda Rhimes

Star Wars: 15 Ways The Last Jedi Was Almost Completely Different

With a film as highly anticipated and commercially huge as <b>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</b>, it goes without saying that there was bound to be a large amount …

Star Wars

Why ‘The Last Jedi’ Might Be Making A Difference For Girls [Opinion]

<i>The Last Jedi</i> is scoring big reviews with many critics, although according to <i>Rotten Tomatoes</i> (and several groups of internet trolls, probably), the …

Star Wars

Objects in Space 1/5/18: Everything is fine

So much good television back this week, friends! Are you watching <i>The Good Place</i>? Or how about new shows like <i>9-1-1</i> (which managed to get a baby stuck …

Kelly Marie Tran

Class Conflict and The Last Jedi

By: Matthew McCaffrey <i><br>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> is now the only topic more controversial than Trump, and certainly the only one causing a larger number …

Conservative View

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Struggles in China

<i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> is one of the franchise’s most polarizing entries to date, but that hasn’t prevented the film from crossing the $1 billion …

Star Wars

Why So Many Men Hate the Last Jedi But Can’t Agree on Why

Carrie Fisher and her daughter, Billie Lourd, as General Leia and Lieutenant Connix, in a PR shot for <i>The Last Jedi</i> taken by Annie Leiboviz for <i>Vanity</i> …

Star Wars

The Last Jedi: 15 Behind-The-Scenes Secrets Disney Wants Hidden

<b>Star Wars</b> is more than a franchise at this point. It’s an empire of merchandise, it’s a marketing machine… Disney has basically become the kind of …

Star Wars

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Among Top 20 All-Time Highest Grossing Films

<i>The Last Jedi</i> may be one of the most divisive <i>Star Wars</i> films to date, but that hasn’t prevented it from cracking the list of the Top 20 …

Star Wars

The Force Awakens Brought Star Wars Fans Back Together. The Last Jedi Tore Us Apart

<i>(Note: This post contains spoilers.)</i><p><i>The Last Jedi</i> picks up exactly where <i>The Force Awakens</i> left off, as if it were the next episode of a Netflix …

Star Wars

Use these handy Star Wars: The Last Jedi quotes in your daily routine

Photo Credit: Lucasfilm<p>Use these Star Wars: The Last Jedi best one-liners and quotes in your everyday life.<p><i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> has conquered the …

Star Wars

You’ll never guess the most popular romantic pairing in the Star Wars Universe

Well, you would if you were on Tumblr or stayed up on your cosplay or on Ao3 I guess, so this post is STRICTLY for old people who are way behind the …

Star Wars

New Star Wars Rebels Hoth Connection Revealed in Forces of Destiny Comic

<b>Star Wars Rebels</b> has done a fine job of filling in the large gap between <i>Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith</i> and <i>Star Wars: A New Hope</i>. But the animated …

Star Wars

This Badass Fanart of The Last Jedi’s Rose Tico Is Now My 2018 Mood

Welcome to 2018! A new year, full of new possibilities and resolutions to keep. My visual inspiration going into 2018 is this awesome artwork of <i>Star</i> …

Star Wars

WATCH: Star Wars: The Last Jedi's Climactic Battle Recreated in 16-Bit

<b>SPOILER WARNING: This article contains major spoilers for</b> <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i><b>, in theaters now.</b><p>Just weeks after <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> hit …

Star Wars

Female heroes lead 2017’s top three highest-grossing movies in North America

“Star Wars: The Last Jedi”, “Beauty and the Beast”, and “Wonder Woman” are the top three highest grossing movies of 2017 in the US and Canada.The …

Movies

New Year's Resolution: In 2018 Take The Kylo Ren Challenge

Instagram users all over the world are taking on the Kylo Ren Challenge, a “challenge” inspired by the <b>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</b> scene that featured a …

Star Wars

The Last Jedi Quotes to Use in Everyday Life

<b>Spoiler warning! This article contains spoilers from Star Wars: The Last Jedi.</b><p>The latest chapter in <i>Star Wars</i> has arrived, and like the films before …

Poe Dameron

Quotes from "Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi"

Yoda: The greatest teacher, failure is.<p>Yoda: We are what they grow beyond.<p>Yoda: Young Skywalker. Missed you, I have...<p>Luke Skywalker: Where are you …

Kylo Ren

The underrated film acting performances of 2017

Mark Harrison Jan 2, 2018Gemma Arterton, Daniel Craig, Chris Evans and Carla Gugino are amongst our pick of the underrated acting work of 2017... <b>This</b> …

Movies

Last Jedi Director Says Truth About Rey's Parents Is 'Still Open'

<i>WARNING: The following article contains spoilers for director Rian Johnson’s Star Wars: The Last Jedi, in theaters now.</i><p><i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> …

Star Wars

Asian Representation In Film Is Getting Better — Here's Why That Matters

The first time I remember seeing someone who looked like me — a Vietnamese woman — onscreen, I was probably around 10 years old, and <i>Platoon</i>, Oliver …

Kelly Marie Tran