Tag Archives: Star Wars

Film Review – Solo: A Star Wars Story

Have you ever wondered how Han Solo got his blaster? How he met Chewbacca? Or exactly how he made the Kessel run in less than twelve parsecs? Me neither. Yet Solo: A Star Wars Story gives us the answers to … Continue reading

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Factual Veracity Bores

We’ve all met them: the railway enthusiast who moans about the wrong carriages being pulled by the wrong steam train in a period drama. The music buff who points out that particular Rolling Stones track wasn’t released in 1970, when … Continue reading

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In Defence of The Last Jedi

Since the release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, despite widespread critical acclaim, fan reaction has been decidedly mixed. Some, including yours truly, have embraced the film (see my spoiler free review here). Others have been absolutely scathing. In this … Continue reading

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Film Review – Star Wars: The Last Jedi (SPOILER FREE)

“This isn’t going to go the way you think…” Luke Skywalker’s words, deftly deployed by the Lucasfilm marketing department, are a fairly good summary of how things turn out in The Last Jedi. Is that a good or bad thing? … Continue reading

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