Report: Lucasfilm puts Obi-Wan film “on hold” after underwhelming Solo debut

Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Lucasfilm) The film news and reviews site Collider posted an exclusive report on Wednesday concerning the fate of future Star Wars films—and in particular, a long-rumored, not-yet-announced film focused on the classic character Obi-Wan Kenobi. Citing “sources with knowledge of the situation,” Collider confirmed that all pre-production for Lucasfilm’s unnamed […]

During filming, the ‘Solo’ cast didn’t know which ‘Star Wars’ character would make the shocking cameo at the end

LucasFilm The cast of “Solo” had no idea about that major appearance from an iconic Star Wars character at the end of the movie.  Han Solo actor Alden Ehrenreich said he only learned about the cameo a few months ago.  Please don’t read this post if you don’t want to know about the spoiler.  Warning: […]

Star Wars Han Solo FLOP and fan boycott: 'Kathleen Kennedy to QUIT in September'?

Could the all-powerful head of Lucasfilm be flying ‘Solo’ after the summer? A new report warns: “The talk out there is of a September changing of the guards.” This refers to growing rumours that Kenendy is under huge pressure after the disastrous box office performance of the Han Solo movie. The legendary producer has run […]

Avengers Infinity War: Drax for solo movie after Guardians Of The Galaxy 3?

Marvel actor Dave Bautista has joked on Twitter that his chances of getting his own caper as the popular character must be “astronomically high” after reports emerged of DC doing a film for The Joker. When a journalist called the move a “bad idea”, Bautista quipped: “But on the bright side! Which I usually try […]

Ep. 470 – American Animals and Solo Post-Mortem (GUEST: Alan Scherstuhl from The Village Voice)

David, Jeff, Kristy and Alan Scherstuhl discuss writer-director Bart Layton’s latest film American Animals starring Evan Peters, Blake Jenner, Ann Dowd and Barry Keoghan. Make sure to check out Alan’s review of American Animals at Village Voice as well as Kristy’s review at Riot Material. Lastly, David and Jeff conclude this episode with an ‘After […]

Star Wars: Analysts reveal the REAL reason why Han Solo movie failed at the box office

Several reasons have been touted as to why Solo will be the first Star Wars movie of the Disney era to make a box office loss. One popular one doing the rounds has been “franchise fatigue”; suggesting the five-month gap between The Last Jedi and Solo just wasn’t long enough. Another has been the prominent […]

‘Solo’ Drops 65% in Second Weekend But Still Tops Domestic Box Office

Solo: A Star Wars Story continues to fly so low at the box office, with its second weekend seeing a drastic 65% drop. Solo only made $ 29.3 million at the domestic box office this weekend, far less than its $ 84 million three-day opening, though still enough to maintain its No. 1 spot. And while the Star […]

‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Editor Pietro Scalia on the Train Robbery Sequence and Why Chewie is an Editor’s Dream [Interview]

Pietro Scalia‘s fingerprints are all over many, many great films. The Academy-award winning editor’s work on JFK is nothing short of masterful, and the same goes for his several collaborations with Ridley Scott. Throughout his career, Scalia has shown a wide range – he has cut together epic period pieces, documentaries, comic book movies, and dramas like Good Will […]