Rian Johnson Not Writing Star Wars 9, Plus The Last Jedi Spoilers!

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The first Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer, which premiered at Star Wars Celebration, was an incredible look at what director Rian Johnson has in store for us. When he was hired to write and direct Episode VIII, he was also hired to write the treatment for … [Read more...]

Star Wars Celebration Wrap-Up: The Last Jedi, Rebels, and Battlefront II

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Star Wars Celebration came to a close this weekend, but we learned a lot about what is coming down the pipeline. We didn't hear much about the Han Solo film or Episode IX, but a lot was revealed regarding The Last Jedi, Star Wars Rebels, and more! So let's get … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction to the Star Wars: The Last Jedi Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) It's finally here! Lucasfilm and Disney premiered the brand new trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi at Star Wars Celebration and have just put it online for the whole world to see. So why are you reading this instead? Go watch the trailer embedded right … [Read more...]

Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Character Details Revealed, and 40th Anniversary Announcement

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) There's a ton of Star Wars news hitting the net today! Everything from a brief description of the Star Wars: The Last Jedi preview, to character details for Poe Dameron, Laura Dern's new character, and Supreme Leader Snoke. Plus there's an announcement for … [Read more...]

Rian Johnson Talks Star Wars: The Last Jedi

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Now that Rogue One: A Star Wars Story has broken a billion dollars at the box office to become the highest grossing film of 2016, it is time to look at the next film in the franchise, the recently titled Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Empire had a chance to speak … [Read more...]

Rian Johnson Talks Star Wars: Episode VIII

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Star Wars: Episode VIII won't hit the big screen until the end of the year, but that doesn't stop any of us from clamoring for more info about the film. Director Rian Johnson recently spoke with USA Today and revealed a few details about the upcoming film. First … [Read more...]

Daisy Ridley: Star Wars: Episode VIII Will Reveal Truth About Rey’s Parents

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the biggest questions from Star Wars: The Force Awakens was who are Rey's parents? While that movie didn't give us the answer to the question, it did leave some intriguing clues with her flashback to her being left on the desert planet of Jakku. There … [Read more...]

Adam Driver Compares Star Wars: Episode VIII To Empire Strikes Back

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Adam Driver has compared Star Wars: Episode VIII's dark tone to the seminal The Empire Strikes Back (1980). The actor, who will reprise his role as Sith villain Kylo Ren in the blockbuster, spoke to Collider about director Rian Johnson's 'clear' and 'nuanced' … [Read more...]

Is This The Title Of Star Wars: Episode VIII?

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Star Wars: Episode VIII may be 19 months away, but that hasn't stopped the internet going into meltdown over an apparently leaked official title. A video posted on Reddit (via Games Radar) shows a small screen with graphics which says Star Wars: Fall of the … [Read more...]

Rian Johnson Teases Maz Kanata’s Return in Star Wars: Episode VIII

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Star Wars: Episode VIII director Rian Johnson is currently helming the next chapter in the saga, and has released a new image via Tumblr of Lupita Nyong’o as Maz Kanata. Of course, the character is brought to life with motion capture and visual effects, so … [Read more...]

Star Wars: Episode VIII Tidbits

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Star Wars: Episode VIII is just under 2 years away, but we're now starting to see bits and pieces of the upcoming film. Unlike The Force Awakens, director Rian Johnson is apparently going to be a bit more lax with allowing behind the scenes information to make it … [Read more...]

Star Wars: Episode VIII Announcement Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Lucasfilm and Disney surprised fans by releasing a special announcement trailer for Star Wars: Episode VIII, which just started production. Take a look here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GQQMLE4FuIQ The first shots are from the island where Luke … [Read more...]

Captain Phasma Will Play A Bigger Role In Star Wars: Episode VIII

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The Force Awakens actress Gwendoline Christie has confirmed that she will reprise her role as Captain Phasma in Star Wars: Episode VIII. Many fans were left disappointed with the star's lack of screen time in the JJ Abrams-directed blockbuster – which has so far … [Read more...]

Colin Trevorrow Wants To Shoot Star Wars: Episode IX In Space

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) For a film about space travel, none of the past Star Wars films has ever traveled to the final frontier to shoot space on film. If director Colin Trevorrow has his way, Star Wars: Episode IX will be the first to shoot in space. During the 'Power of Story: The … [Read more...]

Star Wars: Episode IX To Shoot On Film

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Just a few days ago one of Hollywood's best cinematographer, Roger Deakins, said that film is over. With the collapsing infrastructure to support the medium and very few choices in stock, he just doesn't see it being a viable alternative to digital … [Read more...]

Star Wars: Episode VIII Pushed To December 2017

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the things that made the ending of Star Wars: The Force Awakens really exciting was that Episode VIII would be just a year and five months away (May 2017). A few days ago on Meet The Movie Press a rumor came out that the script was being rewritten, which … [Read more...]