• Donald Glover Says Kylo Ren Is Better Than Darth Vader

    4 monthes ago - By Screen Rant

    Solo: A Star Wars Story star Donald Glover believes Kylo Ren is a better villain than Darth Vader. The galaxy far, far away is no stranger to memorable antagonists, with Vader widely considered to be one of the greatest in movie history. His stature in pop culture made crafting a great villain for the sequel trilogy a daunting task, but J.J. Abrams pulled it off by making Kylo Ren Darth Vader's grandson, forever haunted by his family legacy. The fallen Ben Solo deeply aspires to be as powerful as his grandfather , giving his character a compelling inner-turmoil. This decision seems to have...
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  • Joonas Suotamo Interview - Solo: A Star Wars Story

    4 monthes ago - By Screen Rant

    Joonas Suotamo is a Finnish actor and former professional basketball player. Known for his extraordinary height, he served as a body double for Peter Mayhew in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Suotamo then reprised the role in Star Wars: The Last Jedi , with Mayhew as a consultant. Now he will be reprising his role as Chewbacca in Solo: A Star Wars Story , which premieres on May 25, 2018. Screen Rant got a chance to talk with Joonas Suotamo on press day, where we discussed the his excitement about taking over the role from the legendary Peter Mayhew and bringing a new physicality to the role.
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  • Solo: A Star Wars Story Could Make Less Opening Weekend Than We Thought

    Solo: A Star Wars Story Could Make Less Opening Weekend Than We Thought

    4 monthes ago - By Cinéma Blend

    While the movie is expected to rake in a boatload of money, it may not be as much as you would expect.
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  • How Alden Ehrenreich Feels About Using Aging Technology To Play Harrison Ford-Era Han

    How Alden Ehrenreich Feels About Using Aging Technology To Play Harrison Ford-Era Han

    4 monthes ago - By Cinéma Blend

    CinemaBlend recently had the chance to ask Alden Ehrenreich how he would feel about using CGI to play an older Han after Solo: A Star Wars Story .
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  • SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY Is The Most Expensive Film In STAR WARS Franchise History

    4 monthes ago - By Comic Book Movie

    Following the film's extended and troubled production Ron Howard's Solo: A Star Wars Story has become the most expensive film in the popular science-fiction franchise yet. Make the jump to find out more.
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  • Solo Isn't 'Necessary' - But Neither Is Star Wars

    4 monthes ago - By Screen Rant

    One of the more common critiques of Solo: A Star Wars Story is that it isn't a narrative that "needed" to be told, but the same can be said about every installment in the famed franchise. When Lucasfilm first officially confirmed Solo back in the summer of 2015, it was the new Star Wars film met with the most trepidation. Despite the prequel trilogy's improved reputation in the past two decades, the fan base still has a shaky history with origin stories of beloved characters, and this one had the added wrinkle of recasting Harrison Ford as the iconic smuggler. When you factor in the...
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