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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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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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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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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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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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Best in the Galaxy: Solo Teaser for the Trailer!

It’s been a while since there was a film deserving of a teaser for the trailer. Solo: A Star Wars Story just happens to be that film.

Take a peek at the galaxy of the young Han Solo – a young scoundrel who plans to be the best pilot in the galaxy.

Solo: A Star Wars Story will be in theaters on May 25th.

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