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Odd Silence in ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Causes Theatres to Post Warning Signs

One particular unconventional choice made by Film Director Rian Johnson is creating a bit of confusion to movie goers seeing Star Wars: The Last Jedi causing some movie theaters to intrude. At approximately 1 hour and 52 minutes into the movie, all sound ceases for about 10 seconds. Star Wars VFX supervisor Ben Morris agrees […]

‘The Last Jedi’ Helps Put Walt Disney Studios Over $6 Billion in 2017

Helped by strong ticket sales from Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Walt Disney Studios will top over $6 billion at the worldwide box office in 2017, making it the first studio to do so two years in a row. Disney also saw strong performances from Beauty and the Beast and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. […]

Mark Hamill Disagrees with Rian Johnson’s Treatment of Luke Skywalker in ‘The Last Jedi’

During production of Star Wars: The Last Jedi word made the rounds that actor Mark Hamill, famous for his portrayal of original trilogy protagonist Luke Skywalker, wasn’t comfortable with the character’s new story line. It seems that those rumors were on the mark, as Hamill recently expounded on his feelings about Skywalker and his lack of […]

Second Best Opening Weekend Ever for ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’

The latest installment in the saga, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, had an incredible opening weekend, premiering on 4,232 screens in North America and topping $220 million at the box office domestically, which puts it in second place for the highest opening weekend of all time. The Last Jedi couldn’t match the record holder, Star […]

Ample Hills Creamery at Disney’s Boardwalk to Offer ‘The Last Jedi’ Ice Cream Flavors

If watching trailers and speculating with friends in the lead up to the newest Star Wars release has got you working up a sweat, you can cool off with some The Last Jedi-inspired ice cream. Ample Hills Creamery at Disney’s Boardwalk Resort has 3 new flavors celebrating the film’s upcoming December 15th release. Ample Hills co-founders Brian […]

Director and Cast From ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ to Stop By ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ on Friday

In an official press release, ABC has just announced the guests for Jimmy Kimmel Live episodes this week. ABC has revealed that the director of Star Wars: The Last Jedi Rian Johnson will be appearing on the Friday, December 1 episode along with cast members Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker), Adam Driver (Kylo Ren), Daisy Ridley (Rey), John Boyega […]

Star Wars: The Last Jedi to Have the Longest Runtime in Franchise History

Writer and director of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Rian Johnson confirmed to IGN France that the upcoming film will have a run time of 2 hours and 30 minutes, including the credits, making it the longest Star Wars film in the franchise’s history. The upcoming film will be released in theaters on December 15, […]

Extended TV Spot Indicates That Kylo Ren Failed Luke Skywalker

A new Star Wars: The Last Jedi TV spot was recently released, and the dialogue gives fans a better understanding of the relationship between Luke Skywalker and Kylo Ren! It becomes very clear in this TV spot that Rey is going to have a hard time convincing Luke to train her in the ways of […]

Disney Releases Look at New Star Tours Destination and Hints at More

Last month, Disney announced that a new scene inspired by the upcoming Star Wars: The Last Jedi would be added to Star Tours at both Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disneyland Park. Now, the Disney Parks Blog is giving guests a peek at what they’ll experience when the new scene debuts on November 17th. During your […]

Star Wars Galactic Nights Will Feature Warwick Davis, a Galaxy’s Edge Panel, and More!

Earlier today, the Disney Parks Blog released exciting new details about the Star Wars Galactic Nights event coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios the night of December 16, 2017! Warwick Davis will be attending the event! Davis is known amongst Star Wars fans for playing Wicket the Ewok in Return of the Jedi as well as […]