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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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Han Meets Lando; Chewy Learns Holochess – Lucasfilm Releases Two New Solo clips!

SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY – Lando ‘All The Stories Are True’ Calrissian (Donald Glover) – Photo courtesy of Lucasfilm Ltd.

Han meats Lando in one of two new clips released by Lucasfilm today.

In the other, Chewbacca is taught a lesson in holochess by Becket.

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

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Chewy Challenges You To Roar For Change!

Lucasfilm and Star Wars: Force for Change today announced Roar For Change, a global challenge in support of UNICEF. The initiative invites fans and families to share their own version of Chewbacca’s iconic roar. For each public post, like, or share on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter that includes #RoarForChange between May 3 – 25, 2018, Star Wars: Force for Change U.S. will donate $1 to UNICEF USA, up to $1 million. Funds will be used to support UNICEF’s lifesaving work for children around the world.

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Solo: A Star Wars Story: Tour The Millennium Falcon with Lando!

In Solo: A Star Wars Story, the shiny, immaculately kept Millennium Falcon is owned by Lando Calrissian. Therefore it’s fitting that Lando (Donald Glover) himself takes us on a tour of ‘the fastest piece of junk in the galaxy.’

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

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Stupidity Combined With Bravado: Solo: A Star Wars Story Behind the Scenes Featurette!

Solo: A Star Wars Story – Han Solo (Alden Ehrenreich) faces poor odds – Photo courtesy of Lucasfilm Ltd.

Almost forty years ago, Han Solo bounded onto movie screens around the world as a fully formed rougish scalliwag of galactic proportions. Since then – even as we delighted in his every appearance – we’ve wondered how he came to be the… unusual(?) guy he was.

Solo: A Star Wars Story tells that story and – in a new featurette – director Ron Howard and members of the cast talk about how Solo became scruffy nerf herder we all know and love.

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

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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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Solo: A Star Wars Story To Screen At Cannes!

Ron Howard’s Solo: A Star Wars Story will be presented at the Cannes Film Festival – which runs from May 8-19.

Howard and cast members Alden Ehrenreich, Woody Harrelson, Emilia Clarke, Donald Glover, Thandie Newton, Phoebe Waller, Joonas Suotamo and Paul Bettany are expected to attend.

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Game of Thrones Creators Move From Winterfell To a Galaxy Far, Far Away!

David Benioff and D.B. Weiss – Photos courtesy of HBO/Lucasfilm Ltd.

David Benioff and D.B. Weiss – creators of the television phenomenon Game of Thrones – have signed on to write and produce a new series of Star Wars films.

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