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[FANTASTIC FEST] "Knives Out" - Rian Johnson Slays the Whodunit (Non-Spoiler Review)

"Knives Out" is the Most Rian Johnson of Rian Johnson Murder Mysteries

Knives Out is fun. It's Rian Johnson doing an update on the Agatha Christie movies that featured all-star casts that were a regular thing in the 1970s and early 1980s. On the surface, the movie is about who killed a famous mystery author. Johnson uses the structure to offer social commentary on the hypocrisy of […]

Beautiful Art of Mark Hamill's Favorite 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Moment

One of our favorite parts of a Star Wars Celebration being right around the corner is the amount of incredible artwork that'll be available at the event. Like this beautiful and heartbreaking piece from Karen Hallion of Luke Skywalker kissing General Leia's head from the Star Wars: The Last Jedi scene. The piece will be […]

Rotten Tomatoes Revamps Site Following 'Captain Marvel' Review Bomb

If you visit review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes this evening, you'll notice some big changes. Following the ongoing "review bombing" trend that started on the site with a group of users attempt to "ruin" such box office record breaking films as Star Wars: The Last Jedi  and Black Panther, RT has decided to remove certain functions in […]

Rian Johnson's Heartfelt 'The Last Jedi' Thanks, 1 Year Later

In case you didn't realize, a friendly reminder that it's been a year since Star Wars: The Last Jedi hit theaters [and the fandom] with all the impact of a speederbike into a tree on Endor. There are still heated debates about the pros and cons of Episode VIII, raging emotions on both sides of the […]

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Guardians of the Galaxy Director to Angry Star Wars Fans: "Go to Therapy"

Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn took to Twitter Wednesday to advise Star Wars fans who respond to things they dislike about Star Wars movies by attacking the people who made the movie to seek mental health counseling. Gunn's sentiments were in response to comments Gunn received after he tweeted a link to a […]

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Jar Jar Binks Actor Considered Suicide After Star Wars Prequel Backlash

Recent harassment against the cast of Star Wars: The Last Jedi by entitled manbabies might seem like a horrifying recent development, but though it's definitely horrifying, it's actually not all that new. Ahmed Best, who played Jar Jar Binks in the Star Wars prequels, took to Twitter to reveal that backlash against the films, and […]

A Box Office Story: Solo's Numbers So Low, It Didn't Even Beat Justice League

Solo: A Star Wars Story told moviegoers "I love you" this weekend, but moviegoers responded only with: "we know." The film fell short of projections, earning an estimated $83 million for its opening weekend at the domestic box office, though the four-day total could push it past the $100 million mark, provided audiences turn out […]

American Horror Story Season 8 Brings Billie Lourd Back to the Future

Actress Billie Lourd is set to go back to the future, returning to the twisted universe of Ryan Murphy's American Horror Story for season 8. Lourd will join her fellow AHS alums Sarah Paulson, Evan Peters, and Kathy Bates. New cast member Joan Collins (Dynasty) has also joined, set to portray Peters's grandmother, and Anjelica Huston (Prizzi's Honor) […]

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Rian Johnson Talks About the Planning Stages for His Star Wars Trilogy

We don't know that much about what Rian Johnson has planned for his new series of Star Wars movies. We do know that it isn't going to have anything to do with what the current set of films, which is interesting. Johnson recently spoke to Digital Spy about his approach to these new movies and […]

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Mark Hamill is Worried We're Approaching the Saturation Point with Star Wars

Disney is going to make Star Wars movies until they stop making money or the universe itself ends whichever one comes first. While most fans are pretty excited to see one Star Wars movie a year there is one person who thinks we're approaching the saturation point and that's Mark Hamill. In an interview with […]

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Mark Hamill Can't Bring Himself to Watch That Final Scene with Carrie Fisher

For fans of the late Carrie Fisher, watching Star Wars: The Last Jedi is really hard. It's even harder when watching the documentary, The Director and the Jedi, and seeing Mark Hamill and Fisher act out the scene where the Skywalker twins reunite. It's hard for fans to watch, but it's nearly impossible for Hamill […]

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Mark Hamill Wants Luke Skywalker to Be a Spooky Force Ghost

"No one is ever really gone" was the line to remember from Star Wars: The Last Jedi. There is a certain important person who is now gone in the Star Wars universe, and that is Luke Skywalker as played by the legendary Mark Hamill. But since no one is ever really gone, and the idea […]

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[#SXSW] What We Learned from Twitter's The Last Jedi Panel

[Editor's Note: This Last Jedi-centric piece comes to us from Bleeding Cool correspondent Brandon Wainerdi from SXSW 2018.] I am currently writing this in a Starbucks in Georgetown, Texas. Only 30 miles outside of Austin, the pressure kept building in my head as I sped back home, so much so that I had to finally pull […]

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Mark Hamill Getting Emotional When Seeing Yoda is All of Us Too

Mark Hamill is a hero to a large number of us for many reasons, but chief among them is how he wears his emotions like a badge of honor. Those of us who have met him know what a warm and kind person he is. That is part of why his role in The Last […]