Thank you for joining me on my Star Wars fandom journey for anyone new to my blog and reading this! Star Wars is Poetry may be unfamiliar to you, so I’ll introduce it briefly here, so you are all up-to-date! Star Wars is Poetry is simply a blog series of posts focusing purely on literature,… Read More Star Wars is Poetry – Skywalker: A Family at War
Today’s Star Wars is Poetry post is about the early ideas for the script for Return of the Jedi and a discussion that Lucas had with screenwriter extraordinaire Lawrence Kasdan: KASDAN: I think you should kill Luke and have Leia take over. LUCAS: You don’t want to kill Luke. KASDAN: Okay, then kill Yoda. LUCAS:… Read More Star Wars is Poetry – George Lucas’ Script Discussion with Lawrence Kasdan
You can get many wonderful tidbits of BTS knowledge on Twitter if you follow the right accounts. The official star wars Twitter often has nice gems of information like this one about Rey that I didn’t know: So Rey “decides” that the Jedi are her ancestors. Hmm, okay well I don’t really have a problem… Read More Star Wars Cinematic Universe – Rey Changing Her Lineage
It seems that a lot of Star Wars fans, including myself, need to read a lot more because we’re missing huge pieces of the puzzle and going off on tangents. In speculation, this is fine, I think, because that’s one of the best parts of being in a fandom. Sitting around talking about what might… Read More George Lucas Revealed His Plans for the Sequel Trilogy in 1976!
I used to screw up my nose at controversy surrounding the review ratings for Star Wars movies – particularly the prequel and sequel trilogies. I find it odd that these two trilogies seem to continuously attract controversy no matter how much time has gone by. Even today, people still say the prequels are bad because… Read More Star Wars Controversy – What Is It With the Rotten Tomatoes Score for TRoS?