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‘Star Wars’: A Reflection on Rey and Finn

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is not perfect, but one thing that it got entirely right was the depiction of the two leads. Their stories are nearly subversive, entirely reflective of the world we live in, and a celebration of a new fandom eager to explore the gritty, lived-in world of a galaxy far, far away. FN-2187, or Finn, as he is christened by the roguish pilot Poe, is not your average Stormtrooper. In the search for Poe and BB-8, his unit lands on Jakku, where Finn is baptized in blood ...

So Here’s The Scoop On Rey’s Instant Bread

Remember that scene in the beginning of Star Wars: The Force Awakens when Rey gets her dehydrated food ration and she makes that instant bread? Did you think it was CGI? Because I totally did and I was instantly jealous that bread takes WAY longer to make in real life then it does in the future on Jakku... Last week, MTV posted an article explaining the magic behind that instant bread! Special effects supervisor Chris Corbould explained what all went into making that less than 5 second ...

Wave Two Of Star Wars Toys Will Feature Rey

Everyone everywhere has been tapped into the controversy (if you'd want to all it that) about the lack of Rey toys in the line for The Force Awakens. The main excuse has been because they didn't want to ruin anything about the character or give away any spoilers. To be completely honest, I feel like that's kind of a cop out response but that's a different post for a different day. The second wave of toys for The Force Awakes is set to have a few including Rey. Let's all have a collective ...

‘Star Wars’ Spinoff Narrows Search for Young Han Solo

Disney and Lucasfilm are closer to finding their young Han Solo for an untitled Star Wars spinoff. According to Variety, the studios have narrowed the list down to about 12 actors that include Miles Teller, Ansel Elgort, Dave Franco, Jack Reynor, Scott Eastwood, Logan Lerman, Emory Cohen and Blake Jenner. The site goes on to say that producer Kathleen Kennedy and directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller will begin testing the group with a decision expected within the next couple of weeks. ...

Princess Leia Makes TV Debut on Disney’s ‘Star Wars Rebels’

Princess Leia dropped the "Princess" in favor of her well-deserved title, General, in the new film, The Force Awakens; however Disney's Star Wars Rebels takes place back when she was still known as "Princess." No matter though, because her tough-girl attitude comes through. In her television debut, Princess Leia goes beyond her Empire facade to show there's a true leader at the heart of her. https://youtu.be/fmPBFBjNHVE Yes, that's right, in the upcoming Star Wars Rebels episode, 'A ...