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Carrie Fisher’s Princess Leia WILL Return in ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’

Buried in the Star Wars: Episode IX casting confirmations today came the news that our dearly departed Carrie Fisher will indeed be returning to the galaxy far, far away as Princess General Leia Organa. In the big announcement posted today on Star was the information (along with a statement) about how J.J. Abrams will be including Fisher’s […]

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The Next Star Wars Spinoff Should Be About Young Princess Leia Organa

Every Star Wars fan has their idea of what the next spinoff title should be, but I personally believe it’s time for a Princess Leia: A Star Wars Story. Obviously a better title would be ideal, but keeping with the current offshoot films would mean that last bit. Why, you ask? Hopefully that would be pretty self-explanatory. […]

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[Grammys] Our Dearly Departed Carrie Fisher Won a 2018 Grammy

The 60th Annual Grammys are happening today, and that means hours upon hours of awards being presented. Several (we mean literally dozens) of the awards are given out in a separate ceremony that is not televised in the primetime slot, and that happened just a little bit ago. Congrats Best Spoken Word Album – 'The […]

It’s Been A Year Since We Lost Carrie Fisher, And It Still Hurts

A year ago today, the galaxy was stunned by the news that Carrie Fisher had suffered a heart attack on a flight from London to Los Angeles.   The updates were few and far between as to her status, most notbaly her brother Todd Fisher updating everyone via various news sources that she was for a time in […]

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General Leia Organa from The Last Jedi Makes for One Great Hot Toy

General Leia Organa is getting her own Hot Toys release. As portrayed by the late Carrie Fisher, this release will ship in 2018. As with all Hot Toys releases, General Leia will come with many accessories and screen-accurate clothing. Once again on the run from dark forces determined to crush freedom in the galaxy, the […]

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[SPOILERS] The Last Jedi: Space Jewelry, Cameos, and Easter Eggs

There were so many wonderful parts to Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Go ahead, fight me. Writer/director Rian Johnson knew his audience well, and hid numerous nods to the fandom in his film. Some of these things are well known now after a weekend of repeated viewings (I myself saw it twice), but maybe you missed […]

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[SPOILERS] Star Wars: The Last Jedi and Our Beloved Princess-General

There are strong emotions for some of us going into Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Being aware of the absence in real life of Carrie Fisher makes so much of TLJ hurt more. Yes, there will be spoilers here, so if you haven’t seen Episode VIII, you should do that before you read and watch my video where […]

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Secret Smark Carrie Fisher Kept Booty-Os Cereal in Her Kitchen

We laughed when, as part of their mourning of Carrie Fisher‘s 2016 death via the posting of literally dozens of clickbait articles, posted the article “WWE Stars React to the Tragic Death of Carrie Fisher.” But it’s who has the last laugh, because it turns out that clickbaiting jewel was more accurate than […]

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If You Miss Carrie Fisher Like We Do, You Should Watch This Video

It’s been almost a year since we lost one of the great lights in the galaxy: our Princess General, Carrie Fisher. For many, she was a symbol. What kind of symbol changes by era and by person, of course. Hope, recovery, humor, humanity — she was all those things and more. St. Carrie of the self-rescuing […]

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Takes Over Entertainment Weekly’s December Issue

December is getting closer, and with it the release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Director Rian Johnson‘s follow-up to J.J. Abrams‘s Star Wars: The Force Awakens will set the tone for the the future of the galaxy far, far away. Entertainment Weekly just released a look at their upcoming December magazine, with its four Star Wars-themed […]

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Rian Johnson Confirms The Last Jedi Runtime: 2 Hours And 30 Minutes

Rian Johnson is in France doing press for the upcoming release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. While there, he went ahead and confirmed that the runtime of the film is 2 hours and 30 minutes, including credits. That will make this the longest Star Wars film to date. IGN France tweeted out the details: […]

Fraidy Cat Mark Hamill Was Scared Of Star Wars Return

On the screen as Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars saga, Mark Hamill is a fearless Jedi courageously fighting against the forces of the dark side. But in real life, it turns out, Hamill is a big ol’ scaredy cat. In an interview with the New York Times, Hamill admitted that he was downright terrified […]

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“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” Trailer Hits

At long last, the full trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi has appeared. Long rumored to be airing during Monday Night Football, the trailer’s arrival was confirmed last week by several notable sources via twitter.  Also, tickets for the 8th main Star Wars saga film go on sale today, too. Get ready. Trailer tomorrow. #TheLastJedi — […]

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Lucasfilm Reveals Two New Vehicles Featured In ‘The Last Jedi’

The Last Jedi has quite a bit to live up to. It is following up one of the most successful films of all time, The Force Awakens. It will be the final time we see Carrie Fisher on screen, as we all collectively say goodbye to our beloved General Leia. Luke Skywalker will be on screen for […]

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ – EW Spotlights Rey, Luke In New First Looks

Entertainment Weekly‘s 2017 Fall Movie Preview is feeling the full power of The Force, spotlighting our two main force-wielding heroes (…or are they??? Hmmm…) ahead of the December 15, 2017, premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. The issue (which hits news stands this week) comes with two covers to choose from: one showing Rey […]

D23 Roundup: 11 Highlights You Should Know About

Disney fans from all over the world have flocked to the Anaheim Convention Center to celebrate the House of Mouse and all its various properties during the official Disney Fan Club event, the D23 Expo. Several big announcements have come out of the convention — trailers, key art reveals, casting announcements — and you might […]