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Solo: A Star Wars Story Is Swashbuckling Fun!

Solo: A Star Wars Story – Chewbacca (Joonas Suotamo), Beckett (Woody Harrelson), Qi’ra (Emilia Clarke) and Han Solo (Alden Ehrenreich) – Photo courtesy of Lucasfilm Ltd..

It took less than five minutes for me to just accept that Alden Ehrenreich is Han Solo. That is what’s known as an achievement.

With all the behind-the-scenes drama in the making of Solo: A Star Wars Story, the finished product is simultaneously better than I expected and not quite as much as I was hoping for.

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Scoundrels Featurette: Solo: A Star Wars Story!

Solo: A Star Wars Story – Lando Calrissian (Donald Glover) – Photo courtesy of Lucasfilm Ltd.

Solo: A Star Wars Story begins its theatrical run with preview screenings tonight.

To whet your appetite, here’s a new featurette featuring the film’s two biggest scoundrels – Han Solo and Lando Calrissian.

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Lucasfilm Releases Nine (9!) Character Posters for Solo: A Star Wars Story!

Lucasfilm has released a set of character posters for Solo: A Star Wars Story – encompassing the nine featured characters in the film.

They’re a powerful reminder of how thoroughly the Star Wars movies have impacted our pop culture – check out the star-studded cast in their Solo: A Star Wars Story roles below.

Solo: A Star Wars Story opens on May 25th.

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Putting The Band Together Trailer: Solo: A Star Wars Story!

Solo: A Star Wars Story – Beckett (Woody Harrelson) and Han Solo (Alden Ehrenreich) – Photo courtesy of Lucasfilm Ltd.

Thought for the day: Chewie is a pessimist!

See for yourself in the new spot for Solo: A Star Wars Story, below.

Solo: A Star Wars Story opens on May 25.

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A Mind of My Own Trailer: Solo: A Star Wars Story!

After Super Bowl LII’s teaser for the trailer, Solo: A Star Wars Story’s first actual trailer was released today and it is a beauty!

Meet young Chewbacca, Lando Calrissian – and a strange woman who claims to know what Solo really is!

Solo: A Star Wars Story opens on My 25th.

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Untrustworthy Targaryens SDCC 2017 Trailer: Game of Thrones!

Game of Thrones – Petyr Baelish (Aiden Gillen), Sansa Stark (Sophie Turner) – Photo by Helen Sloan/Courtesy of HBO.

It seems Jon Snow is about to propose an alliance with Danerys Stormborn while Cersi (first of her name) tries to rustle up support to defeat the enemies on all sides of her.

Oh, and Littlefinger is giving Sansa some contradictory information.

Game of Thrones runs on HBO, for the next five Sundays (9/8C)

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Monarchs on the March Teaser: Game of Thrones: Season 7!

Game of Thrones – What all the fuss is about – Photo courtesy of HBO

The new teaser for Game of Thrones: Season 7 focuses on Jon Snow, Daenarys Targaryan and Cersi Baratheon, as each marches resolutely to a/the throne.

Cersi releases a misty deep breath and guess who seems to be watching, patiently…

HBO’s Game of Thrones returns on July 16th.

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Terminator Genisys – Close But No T-800!

Left to right: Series T-800 Robot and Jai Courtney plays Kyle Reese in Terminator Genisys from Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions.
Left to right: Series T-800 Robot and Jai Courtney plays Kyle Reese in Terminator Genisys from Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions.

After the abysmal Terminator 3 and Terminator Salvation, I had virtually no expectations going into Terminator Genisys – it could hardly have been worse than those two movies, right?

Well, right – but not by nearly enough to warrant a $170 million budget. Even with Arnold back and some great performances ( by Emilia Clarke and Jason Clarke), Terminator Genisys falls short.

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