Episode 52 | Resistance Recap

The Droids are at it again! Tune in for more bad singing, random tangents and occasional Star Wars thoughts in this week’s edition of the pod.

We discuss the first three episodes of Resistance as well as the announced directors of The Mandalorian and which director we are most excited to see create an episode of Star Wars television.

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Episode 51 | The Mandalorian

At long last details of a live action Star Wars series have finally been announced. The Mandalorian will grace the streaming airwaves in 2019 when Disney launches its new service and Jon Favreau’s entry into the galaxy will be added to the canon.

Join us for our thoughts on the series and where we hope it will take us in the galaxy as well as reaction to the joyous news that Kathleen Kennedy will return for at least three more years to lead Lucasfilm. Plus, we discuss the news that a large portion of the Last Jedi backlash was Russian bots as well as excitement for the premiere of Resistance.

NOTE: This episode was recorded prior to the release of the first image and news that the Mandalorian would have episodes directed by Dave Filoni, Deborah Chow, Rick Famuyiwa, Bryce Dallas Howard, and Taika Waititi.

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Episode 50 | Backseat Iger

For the first time in the history of the Droids Pod the entire crew is all in one place for an episode! Join us for episode 50 as we look back on the best moments in Star Wars since the podcast began as well as what happens now that Disney is taking a step back in Star Wars production?

Plus, we get into another heated edition of Star Wars Family Feud and Chris’ episode IX hot and fresh takes us to destinations so remote the outer rim hasn’t even heard of them.

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Episode 49 | How to cap off a Trilogy

As we creep closer to Episode IX we check back in with Ryan on his expectations regarding the final film in the Skywalker Saga. Plus, Galaxy’s Edge is ready to serve all of the drinks at the Cantina and hopefully to Droids as well!

Plus, how many times are you watching Solo this weekend?

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Episode 48 | Ep IX Cast Additions

The cast of Episode IX just keeps growing for JJ Abrams with Matt Smith & Dominic Monaghan joining the already talented group. Will they be playing similar roles to some of their previous work or will they fit seamlessly into the Star Wars universe.

Plus, jackets, theories and Galaxy’s Edge news as Chris, Sam and Mike discuss the ever changing expectations for Episode IX.

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Episode 47 | Resistance Trailer & Kelly Marie Tran NYT Piece

This week the Droids discuss the first trailer for the animated series Resistance which debuts in a few shorts weeks. Plus, we offer a few thoughts on Kelly Marie Tran’s beautiful piece in the New York Times, if you haven’t read it find it here.

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Episode 46 | What does $100 million get you?

The Droids are back with another edition of the pod addressing some of the latest developments in the expanding Star Wars Galaxy.

Mark Hamill is taking his old stoic act to another property on the history channel, Jon Favreau’s Star Wars TV show has a $100 million dollar budget for season one, and Ewan McGregor can’t avoid the Obi Wan Film talk we all so desperately want to be true.

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Episode 45 | Consultant George?

Join the Droids in a discussion about George Lucas’ involvement in Episode IX. Did JJ bring Lucas in to give his thoughts on how the Skywalker Saga should end? Why hasn’t George made more of the films he always intended after the purchase of Lucasfilm?

Plus, updates on the Clone Wars rewatch, KOTOR replay and Sam’s thoughts on Finn’s vest shown in JJ’s first photo from the set of Episode IX.

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Episode 44 | Ep IX Cast

Production has begun for the final chapter of the Skywalker Saga! JJ Abrams and crew began rolling cameras on August 1st and prior to that announced the cast for Episode IX.

A few surprises included Mark Hamill returning, new cast members like Keri Russell, and in the biggest news of the announcement, Carrie Fisher will portray Princess Leia once more. Unused footage from The Force Awakens will help conclude her story and the Droids have reaction to the news on this week’s pod.

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Episode 43 | Clone Wars Returns

Death Star Alert worthy news this week as The Clone Wars will return for one final season on the new Disney streaming service announced for next year. The unexpected announcement offers a conclusion to the long running series and encourages a few of the Droids to catch up on the high acclaimed show from creator Dave Filoni.

Tune in for our thoughts on the return of the series as well as what other long dormant Lucasfilm properties should be brought back.

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Episode 40 | Guest Johnna Scrabis – An Outsider’s Solo Perspective

This week the Droids are joined by Johnna Scrabis for a non-Star Wars obsessive’s point of view on Solo: A Star Wars Story. Plus, what is happening with the stand alone films, are they still being made or has Lucasfilm put them on an indefinite hold?

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Episode 38 | Fandom Part 2 & Fallen Order

The Droids return for a few more thoughts on Star Wars fandom at large as Sam weighs in with his perspective. Plus, we discuss John Boyega adding his voice to the news and what are the best ways forward to improve online Star Wars discourse.

We also discuss the latest video games news out of E3 that includes Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order. What will this new single player game from Respawn & EA focus on and how can it nail the Star Wars experience.

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Episode 37 | Disturbance in the Fandom

Following the recent news that Last Jedi actress Kelly Marie Tran shut down her Instagram due to harassment from a small but vocal group of purported Star Wars fans, the Droid Heads address the franchise’s fandom.

We also return to Solo: A Star Wars Story and give a few thoughts on the Kessel Run, giant space monster (& ghouls), and hear from Chris about why he hasn’t spent his hard earned dollars on a second screening of the film yet.

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Episode 36 | Solo Review & Box Office

The reactions have been vast and varied to Solo: A Star Wars Story and the Droid Heads return to breakdown the tenth film in the endlessly expanding Star Wars universe.

Following an underperforming Box Office, the group analyzes why Solo missed the mark financially and what that will mean for the future of stand alone films.

Plus, a full breakdown of the structure and writing of Solo with the widest disparity in perspectives we have had on the pod in the year-plus we’ve been doing the show.

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Episode 35 | Solo Instant Reaction

The Droid Heads react to Solo: A Star Wars Story in this instant reaction podcast recorded just after the Thursday night screening.

Join us for a spoiler-laden edition of the show recorded live in a New Jersey mall following the first viewing of a Star Wars movie we have all done together.

Let us know your thoughts on the movie as we will return with an in-depth reaction in our next podcast.

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Episode 34 | Final Prep for Solo

After a tumultuous production, Solo: A Star Wars Story is finally set to make its debut in theaters. The Droid Heads get out their last thoughts before seeing the movie on Thursday night as we prepare ourselves for the second stand alone Star Wars film from Lucasfilm.

Join us for the discussion of the Variety cover story about the film, our ever-changing expectations as well as a few tangents along the way.

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Episode 33 | Early Solo Reactions

With a little over a week till the release of Solo: A Star Wars Story the early reactions are rolling in and we have our first thoughts on the critical response. This is a no spoilers podcast about the overall perspective on the film from the early screenings, so fear not about any details of the story being discussed.

Tune in to hear the Droids’ thoughts on what the early reactions mean for the film and where this could lead for the ensuing stand alone Star Wars films.

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Episode 32 | Solo Clips & Resistance

Solo: A Star Wars Story is creeping up on us and new footage has been revealed in the form of multiple clips as part of the marketing campaign. Check in on our ever-changing Alden perceptions as well as what is the deal with the holochess moves always being the same?

Plus, we discuss Resistance and what excites us about Dave Filoni’s latest animated Star Wars adventure.

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Episode 31 | Infinity Star Wars

The release of Solo: A Star Wars Story is imminent and Lucasfilm has continued to wet our appetites with a behind the scenes featurette divulging all of the quotes marketing would allow.

Tune in for our reaction to the new footage as well as Ron Howard’s generic, somewhat uninformed comments about the character and galaxy of the film.

Plus, the Droid Heads venture out of the Star Wars universe to react to Avengers Infinity War and what it tells us about Disney cinematic universes. Comparisons are made, hearts are broken and crossovers are joked about.

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Episode 30 | Solo Trailer 2

“I’ve got a really good feeling about this!” The latest trailer for Solo: A Star Wars Story flips the script on a classic quote and it also sums up our growing affinity for a movie the Droid Heads were apprehensive about until now.

Tune in for all of our reactions to the trailer including Alden analysis, Emilia Clarke’s presence as a guide for young Solo and Donald Glover owning every moment. Plus, we pontificate about Chewy and the mysterious second Wookiee, did the Holiday Special just become canon?

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Episode 29 | Ramp Up to Solo

We are under two months from the release of Solo: A Star Wars Story and the marketing ramp up has led to the reveal of sets, creatures and oddly specific character names. Join us for our thoughts on the latest bits of news from the Galaxy Far, Far Away as well as more analysis of The Last Jedi which has only deepened with repeat viewings.

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Episode 28 | Solo “Stories”

This week we discuss the anonymous actor from the set of Solo: A Star Wars Story who gave some insights into the turnover from Lord & Miller to Ron Howard as well as the acting coach hired for Alden Ehrenreich. Take it all with a grain of salt but behind the scenes morsels always make headlines in the Star Wars cinematic universe. 

Plus, Mark Hamill has more to say about the the end of Luke Skywalker’s run as the Galaxy’s hero by offering tidbits about George Lucas’ potential Episode 9.

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Episode 27 | The Director & The Jedi

The Last Jedi has arrived for endless home viewings and this week the Droids discuss the most special of special features, the making of documentary The Director and The Jedi. Unlike many making of documentaries of the past this gives you a more authentic view of the process of creating one of the biggest films in the history of cinema.

Tune in for our thoughts on how Mark Hamill is portrayed in the doc and listen to us gush over Rian Johnson and the masterful producer Ram Bergman.

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Episode 26 | Favreau Series

Jon Favreau is creating a Star Wars series? Favreau? Which Favreau?  Breaking news strikes again and the Droids weigh in with their takes on another straight forward hire by Lucasfilm. Tune in for thoughts on his filmography to date, stories of Favreau meetings past from Ryan as well as what he has done well in previous projects that could fit in the universe of Star Wars.

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Episode 25 | Benioff & Weiss join Star Wars

The news just keeps on breaking in the Star Wars cinematic universe! This week Chris, Ryan, Mike and Sam react to the announcement that Game of Thrones showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss will be creating a SERIES of Star Wars films. Join the droids as we discuss what we excites us and concerns us about this news and what their prior work could mean for the future of the franchise.

Plus, we announce the winner of our poster contest as well as answer some email.

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Episode 24 | Solo Teaser Reaction

Finally there is proof that Solo: A Star Wars Story was actually shot and will be released in theaters this summer! The Big Game this year included the first imagery of Alden Ehrenreich as Han Solo alongside Chewbacca, Donald Glover as Lando and Emilia Clark as a character who’s name Chris cannot pronounce.

Join us for our initial reactions to the teaser trailer and all the jokes Ryan can get in about Ron Howard’s film catalog in a 45 minute episode. We theorize and react to what is sure to be a constant in our lives for the next four months as well as allow Sam to give a dispatch on a mystery topic.

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Episode 23 | Saga Film Rankings

Following a winter hiatus the Droids have returned with a new pod to discuss the latest in the Star Wars universe. Join the discussion on the lack of news about Solo: A Star Wars Story as well as a brand new saga ranking segment where there is dissent among the members about the proper order!

Plus, you can still enter our poster contest by emailing us at droidspod@gmail.com and you will have a chance to win a limited edition Force Awakens poster.

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Episode 22 | Last Jedi Fan Reaction

The Last Jedi has been in theaters for over a week and in this edition of the pod we discuss the discrepancy in reactions from throughout the Star Wars fan community. Chris, Mike, Ryan and Sam are joined once again by Nicole to consider the various perspectives on the film and why the chasm between fans is so wide for a film that garnered such overwhelming critical praise.

Plus, we touch on some of the aspects of the film that we didn’t get to in our initial reaction pod including Rian vs. JJ, Hyperspace Tracking and the lasting imagery of Holdo’s hyperspace sacrifice.

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Episode 21 | Last Jedi Instant Reaction

After ages of waiting we have finally seen The Last Jedi! In our instant reaction podcast we give our gut responses to the major moments in the film and discuss how it changes the overall canon of the Star Wars universe. Let us know your initial thoughts on the movie as the conversation about Episode VIII has only just begun.

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Episode 20 | Last Jedi Premieres & Force Awakens Rewatch

At long last cinemas across the globe will premiere The Last Jedi this week and here on the Droids Pod we are full of emotions as our first viewings approach. Join us for thoughts on our mental and physical states in the final days before the release of the film as well as another chaos filled edition of Star Wars feud at the end of the episode.

We also complete the rewatch with Episode VII: The Force Awakens. JJ Abrams revitalized the franchise and we go in depth on as much as we can in a podcast that felt like it could have lasted for many hours beyond the total run time. We’ve done it and we are now ready for The Last Jedi!

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Episode 19 | Return of the Jedi Rewatch

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Time is dwindling as we are within striking distance of the release of The Last Jedi! Episode VIII is almost here and we have just two movies left in our rewatch to get ready for the latest installment in the Star Wars saga. Join us for a few pre-release nervous jitters as well as a scramble of Star Wars Family Feud at the end of the episode plus details of a brand new poster giveaway!

We wrap up our original trilogy discussion with takes on Jabba, Ewoks, Luke’s path to the Dark Side and what we thought would be the end of the Skywalker Saga. Plus countless impressions of characters, Yoda, Vader, Salacious Crumb and of course Bib Fortuna.

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Episode 18 | Empire Strikes Back Rewatch

We are getting close now. The Last Jedi looms on the horizon as we are just weeks away from Rian Johnson’s first entry into the Star Wars cinematic universe debuting December 15th. This week we double our efforts and rewatch Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back where we try to not overload our circuits with pure joy while discussing every single scene.

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Episode 17 | Battlefront II & New Hope Rewatch Part 2

The Droids return with part two of our Skywalker Saga rewatch as well as our thoughts on the latest in the Star Wars video game universe, Battlefront II. Chris, Ryan and Mike discuss the implications of Inferno Squad on the larger saga and whether or not the key story moments could play a monumental role in Episode VIII.

Also, don’t miss Ryan’s Battlefront II gameplay video and commentary with more to come on our youtube channel.

Show note: If you want to avoid Battlefront II spoilers skip ahead to 25:00 into the show.

Plus in the rewatch, the guys discuss Harrison and Carrie, Uncle Owen’s Jedi envy and the most overlooked characters in the galaxy. Sadly, Sam could not join us but stay tuned for the end of the episode when we preview Sam’s Star Wars jacket segment from next week.

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Episode 16 | New Hope Rewatch Part 1

One month remains before The Last Jedi graces the screens of cinemas across the globe which means time is dwindling for our Skywalker Saga rewatch and this week the Droids embark on Episode IV: A New Hope.

The film that started it all back in 1977 brings back memories of childhood’s past as the group recounts their first experiences with the franchise as well as the vast collection of talent that made Star Wars a worldwide phenomenon.

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Episode 15 | Rian Johnson’s Trilogy

Planet-shattering news (apologies Alderaan), Last Jedi director Rian Johnson has been tasked with creating a brand new Star Wars trilogy separate from the Skywalker Saga! Lucasfilm announced Thursday that Johnson would write and direct the first of a “blank canvas” trio of films that explore an unknown corner of the galaxy. Chris, Mike, Ryan and Sam discuss with glee all of the possibilities that come from this news and what it means for the future of the franchise.

Plus, Disney also announced that a live action Star Wars TV series would be coming to it’s new streaming platform in the next few years. A major expansion to the Star Wars canon is upon us and The Droids You’re Looking For has all of the elated instant reactions.

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Episode 14 | Prequels Wrap Up

This week we conclude our thoughts on the prequel trilogy as well as discuss the latest Last Jedi behind the scenes video from USA Today. Tune in to hear our preferred order of watching the entire series as well as reflections on what the prequels mean to us as we look back on them.

Also, stay tuned at the end of the podcast for a preview of the latest SpacePod Network show Star Trek Trek with Sabrina and Sam.

Note: There was an audio issue with Mike’s microphone and we apologize for the less than stellar quality, the Empire was jamming us so invasion is forthcoming.

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Episode 13 | Revenge of the Sith Rewatch + Solo

It’s time for the fun to begin with our rewatch continuing with Episode III: Revenge of the Sith. Chris, Mike, Ryan and Sam complete the prequels and discuss how George Lucas’ final foray in the Star Wars universe wraps up the Anakin origin story.

We also discuss the news of the untitled Han Solo film finally having a title that was surprise to only those on the outer rim planets. Solo: A Star Wars Story was announced by Ron Howard and is still on schedule for a May 2018 release.

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Episode 12 | The Last Jedi Trailer Reactions!

The official trailer for The Last Jedi has arrived and the entire crew is here to give you all the gut reactions and overwhelming joy that ensued after watching it. Chris, Mike, Sam and Ryan are joined by Sabrina to pontificate wildly about what it all means and what challenges our beloved characters will meet in Rian Johnson’s entry into the Skywalker Saga.

Grab your Snoke Cloak and settle in as we discuss every tension filled moment.

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Episode 11 | Attack of the Clones Rewatch

We are partaking in “aggressive negotiations” this week on the pod as we revisit Episode II: Attack of the Clones. Our rewatch of the entire franchise continues in this edition where we discuss sand and its properties, chemistry and its absence as well as dialogue and what to do when it has “parted.”

Join us for Coruscant chase scene praise, Yoda lightsaber build up and fawning over Ewan both in this movie and a hypothetical alternate version that has been recast except for Obi Wan. Is this the low point of the franchise? Download and send us your thoughts on Twitter (@droidpodcast), Facebook (@thedroidspodcast) or even via email (droidspod@gmail.com).

Episode 10 | JJ Strikes Back!

JJ is back to finish what he started! After last week’s news that Colin Trevorrow had been relieved of his duty as the director of Episode IX, Tuesday brought the announcement that the man who awakened the Force would be capping off the Trilogy he started. Chris & Mike are once again joined by Ryan to talk everything involving this latest shake up in the Star Wars director landscape and discuss what this means for the entire franchise. Plus, Chris shares his favorite Porg recipes for self-outcasted Jedi on Ahch-To.

Episode 9 | Phantom Menace Rewatch

The Phantom Menace Revisit Pod! At long last Chris & Mike are joined by Ryan & Sam to discuss the film that changed everything in the Star Wars galaxy. How have our perspectives on Lucas’ first prequel evolved over the years and what aspects would we change about the most divisive film in the series? This begins our rewatch of the entire franchise in the build up to Episode 8 so grab your Jar Jar tongue lollypop and try not to grimace at the utterance of Midichlorians.

Episode 6 | Ron Howard on Han Solo

Mike & Chris are back to discuss their reactions to the ever changing landscape of the Han Solo stand alone film. Can Ron Howard save the project? What does this mean for future stand alone films? Will great directors be deterred from working with Lucasfilm? The guys discuss it all as the dust seems to finally be settling after the latest Star Wars shakeup.

Update: June 21st, 2017

Sound the alarm! Phil Lord and Chris Miller are no longer directing the stand alone Han Solo film! What? Mike has a quick update on the news that will reshape the next non-saga Star Wars film and what it could mean for the future.

There is only one reaction appropriate for this news, “I’ve got a bad feeling about this!”

Episode 5 | The Last Jedi Vanity Fair Issue

Mike & Chris return to discuss every minute detail of news from the Star Wars cinematic universe. The guys delve into all the information unveiled in the Vanity Fair cover story and discuss what it all means for The Last Jedi.

Plus, Star Wars VR thoughts as well as Donald Glover’s comments on playing Lando and the long awaited winner of the poster contest!

Episode 4 | Rumors, Rebels, and Star Wars Land

In the wake of Star Wars Celebration, Chris & Mike follow up on all the news that was not the Last Jedi Trailer. This week the discussion focuses on the release date of Episode IX, more standalone film rumors, Battlefront 2, Star Wars Land as well as the conclusion of Rebels.

Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter (@droidpodcast) and Facebook (@thedroidspodcast) and check out the link below for Secret Cinema to get a better idea of what might be in store from Disney’s Star Wars Land.

Secret Cinema: The Empire Strikes Back – https://youtu.be/a7bouwv3YME

Episode 3 | The Last Jedi Teaser Reactions!

The Last Jedi trailer has arrived! Chris & Mike are joined by long time Star Wars addict Ryan to discuss every frame of the trailer for the latest installment of the Skywalker Saga.

Tune in for theories about where Luke’s journey is headed, what are the whispers hidden throughout the trailer and general awe of new footage for a Star Wars film.

Episode 2 | Rogue One Special Features and Star Wars Games

Inspired by Rogue One, episode two of The Droids You’re Looking For: A Star Wars Podcast drops you right into the action.

This week Chris & Mike discuss their favorite Star Wars video game memories as well as react to the special features from the Rogue One home video release. The duo also talks about what 15 years of Star Wars movies may look like and make predictions for Celebration.

Stick around for Chris’ wild theories about Episode 9 and Mike’s not-having-it reaction.

Episode 1 | A New (Podcast) Hope

The inaugural edition of The Droids You’re Looking For: A Star Wars Podcast. Chris & Mike talk the latest news from the Star Wars universe and tell stories about their earliest memories of playing with toy speeders from the franchise.

This week we discuss the release of Rogue One on digital and Blu Ray, rumors of an Obi-Wan stand alone film, Woody Harrelson’s comments on the Han Solo film, Star Wars Land progress and our theories for the opening scene of The Last Jedi.

Kenner exploding speeder bike