• Is the White Worm character from Solo, a reference to Bram Stoker's Lair of the White Worm?

    5 monthes ago - By Movies Stack Exchange

    At the beginning of Solo: A Star Wars Story , we are introduced to a younger Han Solo and his girlfriend Qi'ra who are under the thumb of some criminal organization led by an an alien that is literally a White Worm-like creature , who lives in a water hole, and is sensitive to light.
    This scene and creature is very similar to the concept and creature presented in Bram Stoker's horror story, Lair of the White Worm .
    Is 'Solo' intentionally referencing Bram Stoker's work?
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