What does Star Wars IX ‘The Rise of Skywalker’ mean? 9 Possible Answers

The trailer for Star Wars IX dropped a while back, revealing the film’s title and a few choice details; however, the reason I hadn’t yet posted about was because I’ve been obsessed with Avengers: Endgame and pondering the question, “What the Bantha poodoo does ‘The Rise of Skywalker‘ mean?” What follows are the range of … More What does Star Wars IX ‘The Rise of Skywalker’ mean? 9 Possible Answers

Fans weigh in on why Solo did so poorly at the Box Office

Recently, I asked fans on social media why they thought Solo: A Star Wars Story was doing so poorly at the Box Office. While it was an admittedly informal and imperfect poll, I did get an aggregate 3,186 responses across seven social media fan groups. I think it sheds some light on what went awry. … More Fans weigh in on why Solo did so poorly at the Box Office

The Last Jedi & Why Rian Johnson’s Version of Rey’s Parents is Garbage

Ever since The Force Awakens debuted, the question of who Rey’s parents were has been a hot topic of discussion. The proposed answers have included Obi-Wan Kenobi, Luke Skywalker, Leia and Han Solo and even Palpantine. A lot of fans were disappointed by the answer provided in The Last Jedi. Spoiler warning! This post contains … More The Last Jedi & Why Rian Johnson’s Version of Rey’s Parents is Garbage

Top Ten Fan Complaints About The Last Jedi

Well, by now you have probably read that there is quite a bit of disagreement between critic and audience reactions to Star Wars: The Last Jedi (TLJ). Coupled with its dramatic 77% Friday-to-Friday sales decline and even a Change.org petition approaching 75,000 signatures calling for the film to be removed from the official Star Wars canon, it looks … More Top Ten Fan Complaints About The Last Jedi

Letting the Past Die: The Last Jedi & the Chosen One Prophecy

After watching the second installment of the Star Wars sequels, I’m left wondering once more: What was the point of that whole Chosen One prophecy that was pretty much the focal point of the prequels? In the introductory commentary to the Special Edition of A New Hope (2000/VHS), George Lucas confirmed that the prophecy of … More Letting the Past Die: The Last Jedi & the Chosen One Prophecy