Star Wars Prequel Trilogy

Fan Theory Friday: Wait … is E.T. a Jedi?!?!

Welcome back to Fan Theory Friday, where I explore some of the most sensational fan theories as they pertain to your favorite films. This week we’ve …

Star Wars: The Phantom Menace

The trouble with the Alien: Covenant prologue

I want more from cinema than callbacks to decades-old science fiction classics<p>A four-minute prologue for Ridley Scott’s next film, <i>Alien: Covenant</i><i>,</i> hit the web last night, showing off how the film will borrow aesthetically from the original Alien, and ignore its more immediate predecessor, the …

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The fight scene from The Phantom Menace with improved sound effects

You may love or loath <i>The Phantom Menace</i> – but you’ll probably agree that the Darth Maul fight scene is far more satisfactory with some added squeaky …

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Make Anakin Skywalker turn to the Dark Side in this Lego Star Wars set

The dark moment from 'Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith' are among many iconic movie moments Lego is re-creating for 2017.<p>A badly injured Anakin Skywalker clings to life at the end of "Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith", and with a twist of an upcoming Lego set, you can transform …

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Rebels Showrunner: Prequels Add 'Depth' to Star Wars

Star Wars Rebels' showrunner Dave Filoni explains how the Star Wars prequel trilogy influenced the TV show.

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In Defence of the Star Wars Prequels: Are they really that bad?

<i>Ricky Church with a defence of the Star Wars prequels…</i><p>To say that the <b>Star Wars</b> prequels are controversial would be an understatement. Leading up to …

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A Way to Search for Film Recommendations Without the Trolls Screwing Everything Up

The promise of crowd-sourcing film opinions from the public carried a lot of potential and has resulted in a lot of data about movies for companies …

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Think the Star Wars prequels aren't that bad? Mark Hamill agrees with you

For every Darth Maul battle, the Star Wars prequels had (roughly) a billion things not to like about it: Jar Jar, terrible CGI, killing younglings …

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Mark Hamill sticks up for Star Wars prequel trilogy

Mark Hamill has defended the much maligned Star Wars prequel trilogy.<p>Sponsored12 of David Emanuel’s most hilarious faces from Say Yes To The Dress<p>The …

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Mark Hamill Can’t Believe How Intensely People Bashed the Star Wars Prequels

We caught up with Mark Hamill at the Sundance Film Festival this year where he was promoting his new movie <i>Brigsby Bear.</i> As one might imagine, plenty …

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Breaking Down Star Wars: The Last Jedi

<i>Anghus Houvouras on the Star Wars: Episode VIII title reveal and what it could mean for the movie…</i><p>It’s funny how little it takes to get people …

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Spaced TV Series Review - An oldie, But A Goodie

Verdict: 5 / 5<p><i>Spaced</i> was released in 1999, yet here I am, in 2017, watching it for the first time ever and absolutely loving it. It is, without a …

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The Star Wars Prequels Have Never Looked as Good as On These Posters

The <i>Star Wars</i> prequels will forever be a point of contention. Some love them as their <i>Star Wars</i> trilogy. Others find them mindless and painful. But …

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Funny Pictures – January 19, 2017

Shoe game on point.<p>My Walmart has officially given up.<p>A guy in a pub trying to prove to his girlfriend that he’s at home in bed.<p>Who’s genre-confused …

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These Posters For The STAR WARS Prequels Actually Make Those Movies Look Good

<i>The Phantom Menace</i>, <i>Attack of the Clones</i>, and <i>Revenge of the Sith</i> continue to divide Star Wars fans, but these cool new posters from artist Eric Tan …

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Woman Dies From Bacteria Resistant To All Antibiotics: Why Don't More People Care?

The Phantom Menace bacteria, Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE), is spreading and our society is running out of antibiotics. Does everyone realize how bad this is? (Melissa Brower/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention via AP)<p>Welcome to the future…a bad future. In September 2016, a …

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What If The Star Wars Prequels Were Cast Today?

It's been almost two decades since the Star Wars prequels first hit theaters, so let's imagine what the films would look like if they were cast today.

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Funny Pictures – January 12, 2017

When you pause Phantom Menace at just the right spot.<p>Two free hot dogs! Hey wait a second…<p>Company made 5 billion last year and all I got was a candy …

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Why Yoda Uses a Cane, Even Though He Can Jump Around and Do Amazing Acrobatics at Will

Ben Carlin of the Super Carlin Brothers explains his thoughts on why Yoda uses a cane, even though he can jump around and do all sorts of amazing …

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This Terribly Translated Chinese Bootleg of Revenge of the Sith Is Better Than Rogue One

Ok, maybe not better, but certainly more hilarious.<p>If you've seen <i>Rogue One</i> 18 times in theaters and are jonesin' for some new <i>Star Wars</i> content, look no further than the dubbed-over Chinese bootleg of <i>Revenge of the Sith</i>.<p>The bootleg includes very poorly translated English subtitles translated from …

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This Terribly Translated Chinese Bootleg Of 'Revenge Of The Sith' Is Better Than 'Rogue One'

Ok, maybe not better, but certainly more hilarious<p>If you've seen <i>Rogue One</i> 18 times in theaters and are jonesin' for some new <i>Star Wars</i> content, look …

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Let Us Rejoice That Someone Dubbed The Entire Chinese Bootleg of Revenge of the Sith

The <i>Star Wars</i> prequels aren’t known for having the most insightful dialogue, but one Chinese bootleg could turn that all around. In the words of our …

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Obi-Wan Remembers the Painful Truth About Luke’s Father With Footage From the Star Wars Prequels

Shahan Reviews has created a video where Obi-Wan Kenobi remembers the painful truth about Luke Skywalker‘s father, Anakin Skywalker, with footage …

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STAR WARS: REVENGE OF THE SITH Is Way Better with Nonsensical Bootleg Subtitles

Say what you will about the <i>Star Wars</i> prequels. Though usually spoken of with scorn, they are <i>Star Wars</i> movies, which means they each did go on to make …

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Star Wars: 15 Iconic Elements You Forgot Came From The Prequels

Hate them or find them OK, there's no escaping that the Star Wars prequels introduced a lot of core elements to the mythos.

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A Look At The Work Of The Third Floor On Rogue One

The Third Floor, worked on previs for <i>Rogue One</i> both in Los Angeles and in London. FX Guide has taken a closer look at the work they did and the close …

Why are the data-formats in Star Wars such an awful mess? Because filmmakers make movies about filmmaking

Sarah Jeong's long, terrifyingly thorough analysis of the data-formats in the Star Wars universe is both hilarious and insightful, and illustrates …

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Bootleg version of Revenge of the Sith features hilarious and bad subtitles

“Do not want!”<p><i>Rogue One</i>fans searching YouTube for information on alternate takes of the stand-alone anthology movie has led to the resurgence of another very important video: this bootleg version of <i>Star Wars: Episode III — Revenge of the Sith.</i><p><i>Star War The Third Gathers: The Backstroke of the West</i> …

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Cullen Bunn Talks Marvel’s Darth Maul Series - Plus a First Look at New Variant Covers

Maul (no longer Darth) has done pretty well for himself since Obi-Wan Kenobi sent him tumbling down a Naboo generator core. He’s discovered (and …

Star Wars: Revenge Of The Sith – the hilarious bootleg dubbed version

Simon Brew Jan 4, 2017Ever seen Revenge Of The Sith with badly translated Chinese subtitles read out as its audio track? Back in the earlier days of …

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