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“The Rescue” Throws The Mandalorian into “Star Wars” Lore

“The Rescue” gives “Star Wars” fans everything they could have hoped for, but somehow that ends up being slightly disappointing to the show’s mythos. Spoilers abound in what’s coming – if you haven’t watched the episode, you really should do so now. And also, how are you not already spoiled. Now shoo! There’s a review […]

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The Mandalorian Is Back

The story isn’t so important here, but understanding the structure is. Remember the frustration last season that the show wasn’t forthcoming with details? The producers here almost seem to be telling us not to expect different this year

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The Mandalorian – Sanctuary Review

‘Sanctuary,’ the fourth episode of ‘The Mandalorian,’ delivers a familiar western theme. A lone stranger comes to the rescue of a village under siege. Mando lands on a planet looking to lay low with Baby Yoda and finds almost what he needs. Except for the former rebel soldier and a village being pillaged by raiders […]

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The Mandalorian – The Sin Review

If you didn’t care for the somewhat slower pace of the previous two episodes of ‘The Mandalorian,’ ‘The Sin’ definitely makes up for it. This episode of the Disney+ show is almost all action, from gunfight to the tense decision The Mandalorian goes through questioning where his loyalties lie. The bounty hunter goes from predator […]

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The Mandalorian Episode One Review

‘The Mandalorian’ has to have been one of the most hotly anticipated entries into the ‘Star Wars’ universe in recent memory. Perhaps slightly more so than ‘The Rise of Skywalker’ because ‘Mandalorian’ promised something different than what we were used to. On that note, the show does deliver. We might be left waiting a while […]

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A Few Updates On The Star Wars Live Actions Streaming Shows

Variety is reporting that Nick Nolte will be joining the cast of ‘The Mandalorian’.  No word on what part he might be taking on, but you may remember that he was originally considered for none other than Han Solo.   ‘The Mandalorian’ is currently filming with Jon Favreau at the helm.  The other Disney live-action show which […]

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Pedro Pascal Will Take The Lead In The Upcoming Star Wars Series ‘The Mandalorian’

Jon Favreau’s upcoming ‘Star Wars’ series for Disney+ has found it’s lead.  Pedro Pascal will be playing ‘The Mandalorian’ on the house of mouse’s new streaming service.  Pascal is no stranger to genre titles, having previously held roles in ‘Game of Thrones’, ‘Kingsmen: The Golden Circle’, and an upcoming appearance in ‘Wonder Woman 1984′.  It was also announced earlier this […]

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Timeline For Jon Favreau’s Star Wars Series Revealed

Jon Favreau revealed to Nerdist’s Dan Casey where in the Star Wars timeline his upcoming live-action series would take place.  Speaking at the premiere of ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’, Favreau said the new show will take place 7 years after the events of ‘Return of the Jedi’.  The actor/director went on to say that the new show […]

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Jon Favreau Set To Executive Produce And Write Star Wars Live Action TV Show

Lucasfilm has signed actor/director/writer/producer Jon Favreau to executive produce and write a new live-action ‘Star Wars’ series for Disney’s upcoming streaming service.  This won’t mark the first time Favreau has worked either for Disney or for Lucasfilm.  He’s played roles in both ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ and ‘Star Wars: Clone Wars’ for Lucasfilm, and directed “The Jungle Book’ […]

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