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Some Lessons Disney Must Learn to Keep ‘Star Wars’ Afloat

A peculiar time falls upon our beloved galaxy from far, far away with controversial plot decisions, a disastrous game launch, and social media hasn’t really helped either. But even with Lucasfilm's short comings, Star Wars is going to be just fine and here's why.   1. Solo: A Star Wars Story is a lesson Lucasfilm (hopefully) won't forget  The first Star Wars anthology film Rogue ...

How ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Fails Its Protagonist

Solo: A Star Wars Story is a fun comedic crime film that stands out from the franchise’s other offerings because of its setting.  Where the film fails however, is acting as a Han Solo origin film.  In a review of the film, one of my criticisms of Solo: A Star Wars Story was that Han ...

Box Office Report: ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Stalls With $103 Million Holiday Opening

In its Memorial Day weekend debut, Disney and Lucasfilm's Solo: A Star Wars Story struggled, where it came in well behind expectations with a three-day debut of $84.8 million and four-day debut of $103 million, according to Monday numbers. That's even coming in below Friday forecasts. The news is altogether grim globally as well, where Solo rolled out in every ...

‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Film Review

The next entry in Disney and Lucas film series of Star Wars Anthology films provides audiences with an origin story of sorts for the franchise’s most popular character: Han Solo.   Solo: A Star Wars Story is a science fiction crime film that delves into the seedier parts of the Star Wars universe, only briefly glimpsed in earlier ...

‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Review Round-Up: Here’s What Critics Are Saying

The second big film to premiere in May 2018, Solo: A Star Wars Story sets out to give audiences a look into the life of one of the franchise's most famous characters, Han Solo. A film that has been plauged with production troubles and a plethera of rumors, Solo debuted to great first reactions. But did that excitement translate ...

Ron Howard Discusses Phil Lord & Chris Miller’s Exit From ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’

After months of reports and speculation, director Ron Howard has finally offered some insight into Phil Lord and Christopher Miller’s exit from Solo: A Star Wars Story as directors. Last June, it was revealed that Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy had made the decision to part ways the duo off of the Star Wars spin-off due to creative differences shortly before ...

New ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Trailer & Poster Released

Written By: Nick Poulimenakos Tonight, Lucasfilm and Disney released a brand new trailer for their upcoming Star Wars anthology film, Solo: A Star Wars Story. Check out the trailer below! The new trailer showcases the young Han Solo as the film chronicles his life before his meeting with Ben Kenobi and Luke Skywalker in Star Wars: A New Hope. ...

‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ to Premiere at Cannes Film Festival in May

Written By: Nick Poulimenakos In a press release sent by Disney, Lucasfilm announced today that Solo: A Star Wars Story, the newest adventure taking place in the Star Wars galaxy, has been selected to screen at the upcoming Cannes Film Festival in Official Selection and Out of Competition during the film festival’s run, May 8-19, 2018. Director Ron Howard is expected to attend along ...

First Look at ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Revealed

Written By: Nick Poulimenakos The photo you see below is apparently the the first look at Star Wars' next anthology film, Solo: A Star Wars Story! The image includes the film's main stars,  Alden Ehrenreich, Donald Glover, Emilia Clarke, and Joonas Suotamo as Han Solo, Lando Calrissian, rumored character Kira and Han's best friend, Chewbacca. For Clarke, I wrote rumored because ...

Star Wars: Director Ron Howard Reveals the Title of the “Han Solo’ Standalone Movie

Written By: Artur Galvao After months and months of teases and behind the scenes pictures, today, director Ron Howard officially revealed the name of the anticipated Star Wars anthology film centered on Han Solo. The standalone movie will be called: Solo: A Star Wars Story. Check out the announcement video below! https://twitter.com/RealRonHoward/status/920320502320771073 The film using this title reveals a ...

Ron Howard Shares New BTS Photo From the ‘Han Solo’ Film Editing Room

Written By: Artur Galvao Ron Howard is back to sharing new BTS photos on Twitter. Today, the legendary director revealed a new picture from what looks to be the editing bay. https://twitter.com/RealRonHoward/status/917010451023642624 At first glance, this looks like a normal photo without any big reveals. However, this is Ron Howard and like previous Han Solo BTS photos, ...

‘Han Solo’ Movie Adds Warwick Davis to the Cast

Written By: Nick Poulimenakos In what should come as no surprise to anyone, Warwick Davis is returning to the Star Wars franchise. Having had roles in all three main Star Wars trilogies, he also played a minor role in Rogue One and now, director Ron Howard has announced that Davis will make an appearance in ...

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