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Ewan Mcgregor Is Well Up For Reprising Obi-wan Kenobi Role

As we await the release of the second 'Star Wars' anthology film, 'Solo', Ewan McGregor has spoken out about his interest in reprising his role as Obi-Wan Kenobi for the possible upcoming spin-off flick about...

10 Most Anticipated Films Of 2018

As always, there are far too many sequels, spin-offs, remakes and reboots clogging the cinemas, but surely some will be worth the effort. Release dates are subject to change, of course, but there's still an...

10 Best Films Of 2017

There were some nice surprises in cinemas this year, with thoughtful thrillers, quality blockbusters, exhilarating franchise reboots and twists on familiar genres. Needless to say, it was difficult wittling down the number to just ten,...

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' To Push Past $1 Billion In Worldwide Box Office

Disney and Lucasfilm are bringing the year to end with a big bang, as it's been revealed that their latest episodic release in the 'Star Wars' franchise, 'The Last Jedi' will pass the $1 billion...

Mark Hamill Regrets Voicing Criticisms Of 'The Last Jedi'

Mark Hamill has admitted he regrets publicly voicing his criticism of ‘The Last Jedi’ and director Rian Johnson.During the press tour for the film earlier this month, Hamill gave a few choice quotes about the...

'Star Wars': Luke Skywalker Wanted Leia As His First Jedi Student

Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) may have failed in helping cultivate new Jedi talent, but according to a new slice of information now given to fans, he didn't get the best start when his sister refused...

'Luke Would Never Say That': Mark Hamill Discusses Character Flaws In 'The Last Jedi'

Since the release of the eagerly anticipated 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi', there has been quite the mixed reaction from fans. Now it seems that even Mark Hamill had some reservations about the direction his...

Disney Respond To Low Audience Score For 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

Despite the great critical reception to 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi', the film hasn't fared as well with the overarching general public who have seen the movie, and the sci-fi picture is the joint lowest...

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Takes In $450 Million At The Worldwide Opening Weekend Box Office

As was expected, 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' has had an incredible opening weekend in the worldwide box office, taking in $450 million across the globe and sitting just behind 2015's record-breaking 'Star Wars' release,...

Mark Hamill Shares His Favourite Memory From Making 'Star Wars'

It's true that the sets and scenery from 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' have been bigger and better than ever before, and for Mark Hamill it was almost an other-worldly experience that reminded him of...

Rian Johnson Puts The Characters 'Through Their Paces' In The Last Jedi

Getting to direct a 'Star Wars' movie would be the opportunity of a lifetime for any filmmaker out there, but for Rian Johnson - who was a die-hard fan of the franchise before he even...

John Boyega On How 'Star Wars' Changed His Life 'Just A Tad'

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' is set to hit theatres this weekend, and star John Boyega reflects on how his life has changed since becoming a part of such a major cinematic legacy. After all,...

Daisy Ridley Talks Rey's 'Warrior' Transformation In 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' has been one of the most anticipated films of the year, with millions of people set to flock to cinemas this weekend to see Rey on her latest space adventure....

Early Reactions To 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Make Their Way Onto Social Media

Rian Johnson looks set to enjoy huge success with his upcoming 'Star Wars' movie, 'The Last Jedi'. Critics have been taking to their social media accounts after the embargo was lifted on them making their...

Daisy Ridley Warns Of Mental Health Dangers Of Social Media

Star Wars actor Daisy Ridley has spoken out about the dangers to mental health represented by social media, saying that she removed herself from several platforms after having found fame.The 25 year old star, who...

Daisy Ridley Rules Herself Out Of Future 'Star Wars' Films Beyond Episode 9

With the eighth instalment in the Star Wars franchise just around the corner and excitement building about the recently announced new trilogy, Daisy Ridley has revealed that she will very likely not be taking part...

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Could Open With $200 Million In North America

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' is already looking like it could be a major success in North America, with tracking services making an early prediction that the film will take in around $200 million across...

Rian Johnson Breaks Silence On Planned Fourth 'Star Wars' Trilogy

With the world about to be introduced to his take on the Star Wars universe in less than a month with The Last Jedi, director Rian Johnson has spoken for the first time about Disney’s...

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Is The Franchise's Longest Film To-date

The hype for new 'Star Wars' episodic instalment 'The Last Jedi' just continues to grow, and will do so even more now that director Rian Johnson has confirmed it will be the longest entry into...

Princes Harry And William Star Alongside Tom Hardy And Gary Barlow In 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

Earlier this year, Gary Barlow revealed that he had shot a scene for 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'. Featuring as a Stormtrooper, fans won't really know when he's on screen, but it's been claimed now...

Disney Announces New 'Star Wars' Trilogy With Rian Johnson

Disney would appear to be extremely confident about Rian Johnson’s handling of the upcoming Star Wars movie The Last Jedi, revealing that they have green-lit a further trilogy of movies, entirely under the director’s aegis.The...

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Won't Answer "All The Questions"

When writer/director Rian Johnson joined 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi', legions of fans were immediately excited about what the filmmaker would bring to the world's biggest sci-fi franchise. Having already worked on such projects as...

Domhnall Gleeson Was Excited By Rian Johnson's Script For 'The Last Jedi'

After starring in the hugely successful The Force Awakens a couple of years ago, Star Wars actor Domhnall Gleeson has admitted that he only signed up to its sequel The Last Jedi after having been...

Colin Trevorrow Will No Longer Be Directing 'Star Wars: Episode Ix'

While we excitedly await the second film in the new 'Star Wars' sequel trilogy, some surprisingly news is unveiled about the production of its follow-up 'Star Wars: Episode IX'. It seems that director Colin Trevorrow...

Is Obi Wan Kenobi Set For A Spin-off 'Star Wars' Film?

A stand-alone film concerning the back-story of Obi Wan Kenobi is set to be added to the ever-expanding Star Wars universe, according to new reports.The Hollywood Reporter published an article on Thursday evening (August 17th)...

John Boyega Says Carrie Fisher Gets An "Amazing Send-off" In 'The Last Jedi'

Carrie Fisher’s iconic Princess Leia is to be given an “amazing send-off” in the character’s final Star Wars film The Last Jedi, according to co-star John Boyega.The young London-born actor, who plays Finn, revealed to...

Colin Trevorrow On The "Challenge" Of Creating 'Star Wars Episode Ix'

Despite his film being two years away, director Colin Trevorrow is already facing criticism because of the studio's chioce to have him in the Director's Chair for the ninth episode of the 'Star Wars' franchise....

Ron Howard To Step In To Direct Han Solo Movie

After the spin-off Han Solo movie was hit by the loss of its directors earlier this week, LucasFilm and Disney have acted quickly to fill the gap vacated by announcing Hollywood heavyweight Ron Howard as...

'Star Wars' Han Solo Spin-off Movie Loses Both Its Directors

The forthcoming Star Wars spin-off movie about Han Solo has been hit with the loss of its directors, Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, in the middle of production in what has been officially put down...

Lucasfilm Exec Hints Princess Leia Would Have Been The Focus Of 'Star Wars: Episode Ix'

Interviews with the cast and crew of the upcoming eighth Star Wars film, The Last Jedi, have revealed that the late Carrie Fisher would have been “at the forefront” of the next and final film.Kathleen...

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