Alex Carlson returns for a nerdy, nit-picky, and eventually VERY spoilery review of the year’s most anticipated film, ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi.’
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On growing up, and being grown, with the most popular film series of all time. The final Essays on Star Wars installment.
How, in trying to resolve one major plot hole, ‘Rogue One’ kills one of the secret joys of ‘Star Wars.’
The most common criticism of ‘The Force Awakens’ is its familiarity, but it has something to say about the stories we’ve heard a million times.
‘Revenge of the Sith’ is the final film of a director who is seldom thought of, first and foremost, as a director.
How the favored Star Wars composer tries to save ‘Attack of the Clones’ from itself.
‘The Phantom Menace’ could have been a great prologue. But its inconsistent approach results in fundamental missteps.
Return of the Jedi has become a warning for movies wishing to age well.
The ‘Empire Strikes Back’ villain is guilty of betrayal, murder and worse. But there’s one aspect of his villainy that often goes unexplored.
‘Star Wars’ is loaded with spectacular moments and mind-blowing special effects. But your eyes aren’t what draw you into the universe.
In the lead-up to ‘The Last Jedi,’ Introducing a collection of daily essays on each of the ‘Star Wars’ movies.
‘Rogue One’ is exactly the movie you’d expect to get if you let a soulless corporation make a Star Wars film by committee.
A (mostly) spoiler-free look at Disney’s take on the most popular franchise of all time.
From Worst to Best, our EXHAUSTIVE ranking of all the Star Wars Themes.
In honor of Helen Mirren’s turn in ‘Red 2,’ a look at some of our favorite Unlikely Movie Bad-Asses
Share your thoughts on one of the most newsworthy announcements of the past several weeks.
Alex and Phil talk about a current Disney movie and a future Disney franchise in this week’s episode.
Face it. ‘Star Wars’ is coming back, and it’s here to stay. Let’s stop whining, be optimistic, and talk about what we would like to see.
Brief reviews of ‘The African Queen,’ ‘Chico & Rita,’ ‘Star Wars,’ and ‘The Godfather’.
A pre-emptive look at the people, movies, moments, and anything else unlikely to receive the credit (or derision) they deserve in 2011.