What I love in each trilogy | May the Fourth Be With You!

Happy May the 4th! May the 4th be with you! At the risk of sounding corny, on May the 4th, we should celebrate everything we love about this franchise. There’s constant debate about which movies are good, which movies aren’t, what’s canon and what’s not. And to a certain extent, I think you can say… Continue reading What I love in each trilogy | May the Fourth Be With You!

Ranking the Star Wars Planets – Starloggers Guest Post

Recently, when ruminating on the success of the failures of the Star Wars Sequel Trilogy, I was thinking about planet designs, and I began to wonder; were the planets that George Lucas designed more inspired, more fleshed out, and generally better, than the ones we saw in the sequel trilogy? Well, after creating a 30-point… Continue reading Ranking the Star Wars Planets – Starloggers Guest Post

One Thing The Mandalorian Does Better Than the Rest of Star Wars

So, everyone has been praising The Mandalorian for a variety of positive attributes. People love the smaller scale, the serious tone, the western/samurai homages, and of course, Baby Yoda. But there’s one rather specific thing that I think The Mandalorian does particularly better than certain Star Wars movies, which is the action set pieces which… Continue reading One Thing The Mandalorian Does Better Than the Rest of Star Wars

“Rise of Skywalker nullifies ******’s arc” [Spoilers]

Before I complete my Star Wars Favorite Scenes series, I’m going to briefly talk about one thing from the fan reaction of this movie that I think is a little misguided. While I didn’t love this movie, I think it’s getting some undue hate. Let’s talk about one of the things that fans have put… Continue reading “Rise of Skywalker nullifies ******’s arc” [Spoilers]

How J.J. Abrams (and many others) Miss the Point of Last Jedi

All right, I see that #TheLastJedi is trending on Twitter. I have heard the call to arms, but by the time I have completed the post, it won’t be trending anymore, so, yknow, whoops. Any frequent reader of this blog – or anyone who has spent any time on any Star Wars-focused part of the… Continue reading How J.J. Abrams (and many others) Miss the Point of Last Jedi