Star Wars

Organizing a Star Wars rewatch prior to the latest movie release on December 18th

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December 14

Movie: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

It is a period of civil war. Rebel spaceships, striking from a hidden base, will attempt to win their first victory against the evil Galactic Empire. During the battle, Rebel spies hope to steal secret plans to the Empire's ultimate weapon, the DEATH STAR, an armored space station with enough power to destroy an entire planet. [more inside]
posted by EndsOfInvention at 6:58 PM - 395 comments

July 12

Star Wars Books

Chuck Wendig's Aftermath: Life Debt officially was released today and the newest installment in the Post-RTOJ novelized Expanded Universe. Just a couple months ago, the most excellent Bloodline by Claudia Gray came out, and well, I was curious if anyone would be interested in starting book discussions on these and other additions to the Star Wars Expanded Universe. If so, we can start with Bloodline or even the first Aftermath book, and go from there. Thoughts?
posted by Atreides at 8:08 AM - 0 comments

December 16

Movie: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens

A continuation of the saga created by George Lucas and set thirty years after Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983).
posted by EndsOfInvention at 7:18 PM - 3134 comments

December 6

Movie: Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

After rescuing Han Solo from the palace of Jabba the Hutt, the rebels attempt to destroy the second Death Star, while Luke struggles to make Vader return from the dark side of the Force.
posted by PigheadedGnu at 3:28 AM - 86 comments

November 20

Movie: Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back

After the rebels have been brutally overpowered by the Empire on their newly established base, Luke Skywalker takes advanced Jedi training with Master Yoda, while his friends are pursued by Darth Vader as part of his plan to capture Luke.
posted by PigheadedGnu at 5:31 AM - 95 comments

November 6

Movie: Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope

Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a wookiee and two droids to save the universe from the Empire's world-destroying battle-station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader.
posted by PigheadedGnu at 2:18 AM - 62 comments

October 23

Movie: Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

As the Clone Wars near an end, the Sith Lord Darth Sidious steps out of the shadows, at which time Anakin succumbs to his emotions, becoming Darth Vader and putting his relationships with Obi-Wan and Padme at risk.
posted by PigheadedGnu at 10:54 AM - 102 comments

October 15

Star Wars Rebels - Season 2

Howdy all! Season 2 of Star Wars: Rebels has commenced (again?)! For those who haven't seen it on the front page of Fanfare, here's the link to "The Lost Commanders."
posted by Atreides at 8:26 AM - 0 comments

October 9

Movie: Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones

Ten years after initially meeting, Anakin Skywalker shares a forbidden romance with Padme, while Obi-Wan investigates an assassination attempt on the Senator and discovers a secret clone army crafted for the Jedi.
posted by PigheadedGnu at 6:48 AM - 54 comments

September 25

Movie: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace

Two Jedi Knights escape a hostile blockade to find allies and come across a young boy who may bring balance to the Force, but the long dormant Sith resurface to reclaim their old glory.
posted by PigheadedGnu at 2:11 PM - 124 comments

August 28

Star Wars Rewatch?

I'm assuming it exists already somewhere and I just can't find it, but a Star Wars movies rewatch before the new movie comes out? [more inside]
posted by PigheadedGnu at 5:43 AM - 28 comments