The monsters of Star Wars have fascinated us for so long, but their importance is far greater than we have ever imagined.Read more "Monsters and Monomyth in a Galaxy Far Far Away"
Snoke theories don’t necessarily suck… but is all this speculation really worth it?Read more "The Plague of Snoke Theories: Good or Bad?"
All these years, we thought we knew…. but are we wrong about Vader’s redemption?Read more "The Mistake of Vader’s Redemption?"
The Star Wars movies have always had elements of history… and they are getting more and more modern.Read more "The First Order, History, and the Evolution of a Galaxy"
The final word on what can be done with Leia in Episode IX.Read more "The Problem Of Leia"
“I like visual imagery, but I started out in pure film which is really a kinetic experience. So that’s where my focus is. That’s why I intend more of a kinship with silent films than more modern film.” –George Lucas, Empire Magazine, 1999 The prequel trilogy elicits strong feelings from admirers and detractors alike, but […]Read more "Worth a Thousand Words: How George Lucas Used Visual Composition to Tell the Story of Revenge of the Sith"
Money matters in the Star Wars galaxy… more problematic than you’d expect.Read more "Pulling Threads Till the Tapestry Falls Apart: The Jedi and the Problem of Government Finances"