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The awakening of John and Daisy

November 27, 2015 15:54:11 Posted at November 27, 2015 15:54:11
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Sarah is American and I feel bad asking her to write a Star Wars post on her Thanksgiving break so you’re stuck with me for this Star Wars article. Another TV spot was released yesterday. At first I was like, Jesus, does Star Wars really need to build all this anticipation? EVERYONE is going to see Star Wars. Full Story

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Meet Your New Fave: John Boyega

November 10, 2015 16:37:51 Posted at November 10, 2015 16:37:51
Sarah Posted by Sarah

Lainey set me up yesterday to talk about the New New Star Wars TV spot with Lupita Nyong’o’s voice making leading statements about “eyes”. You can see the spot here Full Story

Surprise! More Star Wars!

November 6, 2015 16:59:45 Posted at November 6, 2015 16:59:45
Sarah Posted by Sarah

After the full trailer was released last month, we weren’t supposed to get any more trailers for New New Star Wars. The JJ Abrams School of SECRETY SECRETS is in full effect and it seemed like we’d seen all we were going to see until the movie opens on December 18. Full Story

New New Star Wars has no right eyes

November 5, 2015 17:50:39 Posted at November 5, 2015 17:50:39
Sarah Posted by Sarah

Character posters for Star Wars: The Force Awakens were released yesterday, featuring Han Solo and Princess Leia, plus John Boyega’s Finn, Daisy Ridley’s Rey, and Adam Driver’s bad guy, Kylo Ren. For some reason, they all have their right eyes obscured. The Force hates righties? Also apparently the Force hates Luke Skywalker because he has once again been omitted from the marketing materials—it’s almost like they’re saving Luke for a big mid-movie reveal or something. Full Story

Star Wars broke the internet

October 20, 2015 14:53:28 Posted at October 20, 2015 14:53:28
Sarah Posted by Sarah

After a long-ass delay, the final Star Wars Episode VII trailer arrived last night, plunked in the middle of Monday Night Football, just to ensure that Disney got ALL the attention and money. Why the delay? The JJ Abrams School of SECRETY SECRETS makes already strict security measures a living nightmare, but there’s also a time crunch on, as they barrel closer to that December 18th release date. Full Story