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“Indiana Jones 5”: Lucasfilm’s Kathleen Kennedy – “Only Harrison Ford Can Play Role”

"Indiana Jones 5": Harrison Ford Says Production Begins Summer 2020

Harrison Ford is ready to don the bullwhip and Fedora at least one more time for the next installment of the Indiana Jones franchise. While the 77-year old came on The Ellen DeGeneres Show to promote his latest film, The Call of the Wild, he provided details on his next upcoming project. "It's going to […]

"Star Wars": Lawrence Kasdan Talks "Solo", Moving on from Franchise

The only other person outside of creator George Lucas, who's as creatively synonymous with Star Wars, is Lawrence Kasdan. Kasdan wrote three of the nine episodic films and the standalone, Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) in the franchise. He spoke with SyFy at the Austin Film Festival about his return to Star Wars and […]

Marion Ravenwood's 'Raiders' Hangover Cure Finally Revealed

Sometimes FilmTwitter can be an amazing place, with creators and fans asking the right questions at the right time. This happened recently with an Indiana Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark longstanding question that needed to be answered. Mainly: what the hell is it that Marion Ravenwood (Karen Allen) holds up to her temples after winning […]

Alden Ehrenreich Confirmed As Han Solo

I was making the headline how Alden Ehrenreich was confirmed as Han Solo for Solo film… and realized how odd that sounded. It's been believed for months that Ehrenreich had the role for the stand-alone Han Solo film (that sounds better), but it was confirmed today at the Star Wars Celebration. The announcement was made […]

Rumored Rogue One Reshoots Suggest Film In Trouble

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story may have a difficult road ahead as Page Six claims the project will "go into expensive reshoots over the summer" to align the film with Disney's vision for it. The film, staring Felicity Jones, Forrest Whittaker and Mads Mikkelsen is the first in Disney's ambitious plan to create a yearly […]

Your Young Han Solo Shortlist Emerges

According to Variety, a shortlist of actors to play the young Han Solo has surfaced featuring names like Whiplash's Miles Teller, Ansel Elgort and Dave Franco. The search began last year for the right mixture of swagger and goofball charm to bring a young Han Solo to the screen for 2018's untitled Star Wars story focused […]

The Force Awakens Breaks Weekend Box Office Records And Other Tales Of The Star Wars

Though final numbers are not yet available, it appears Star Wars: The Force Awakens has broken the worldwide box office opening weekend record set by Jurassic World last summer. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the current estimate sets the film's earnings at $528 million, just a few million ahead of the Jurassic opening total of […]

Daisy Ridley On The Possibility Of A Love Story And Other Tales Of The Star Wars

In this video interview from BadTaste.It, Star Wars: The Force Awakens star Daisy Ridley discusses whether or not there is room in the film for a love story … or if one is even necessary. [youtube][/youtube] Meanwhile, Flicks and the City has uploaded video from the Star Wars Press Conference on Sunday. Most of the […]

Lawrence Kasdan Calls Star Wars Its Own Genre

While talking with Wired about a variety of topics, Lawrence Kasdan — Star Wars: The Force Awakens co-writer and a writer on The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi — said Star Wars is its own genre of storytelling. "It's not really science fiction. It's really something on its own, fantasy and myth […]