Moments From the Original ‘Star Wars’ Trilogy

The new Disney era of “Star Wars” is well known at this point for its incessant nods to old “Star Wars” movies, and “Solo: A Star Wars Story” is the most referential of these movies yet. Below you’ll find our list of 22 times “Solo” reused, repurposed or just referenced the original “Star Wars” trilogy. … Read more

9 Big Takeaways From That Slick New ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Trailer

Lucasfilm Because it’s the only one of the new “Star Wars” movies being released in May instead of December, the marketing campaign for “Solo: A Star Wars Story” has been kind of strangely compressed. They don’t start marketing the new one until the previous one has been released, and so we’re already on our third … Read more

‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Denny’s Ad Teases Young Han and Lando Playing Sabacc (Video)

Denny’s released a new advertisement Monday that features child actors standing in for the young Han Solo and Lando Calrissian. Set in a cantina, the commercial features young Han and Lando playing a game of Sabacc surrounded by Chewbacca and a few new creatures. According to Board Game Geek, Sabacc is a gambling card game based … Read more

Will ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Be ‘The Big Lebowski’ in Space?

When you see “Solo: A Star Wars Story,” don’t be surprised if Han reminds you of Jeff Bridges’ beloved Southern Californian loafer from “The Big Lebowski.” The screenwriters of the upcoming “Star Wars” film say that the burnout-bowling flick was influential to their screenplay. Han is The Dude in this case, and Chewbacca is his hapless, … Read more

‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ – Tentacle Monsters Are Back and 9 Other Things We Learned From First Full Teaser Trailer

Disney/Lucasfilm Disney really gave “Star Wars” fans a lot to chew over in the past 24 hours, with two separate teasers and a collection of totally rad character posters. We dug through the Super Bowl spot for interesting nuggets here, and now it’s time to take a closer look at this second, longer teaser (click here … Read more

Han to Meet Chewbacca for First Time in ‘Solo,’ Film’s Synopsis Reveals

Lucasfilm released the official synopsis for “Solo: A Star Wars Story,” the Han Solo spinoff movie and origin story coming out this summer, and it confirms that not only will his trusty sidekick Chewbacca be in the film, it will tell the story of how the two met. Here’s the official plot synopsis: Board the Millennium … Read more