Category Archives: Star Wars

Week 4 – ‘Star Wars Sequels Review Season’

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And welcome to the final instalment of the ‘Star Wars Sequels Review Season’!

After checking out and reviewing the original Thrawn trilogy by Timothy Zahn, it’s time to conclude this ‘Star Wars’ review season by checking out the final film of the ‘official’ ‘Star Wars’ sequels trilogy – ‘Star Wars: Episode IX – The Rise of the Skywalker’. The first time I saw this movie was back in December 2019. Continue reading

Week 3 – ‘Star Wars Sequels Review Season’

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And welcome back everyone to the ‘Star Wars Sequels Review Season’!

It’s time to conclude the original Thrawn trilogy of ‘Star Wars’ books by Timothy Zahn as we look into the third instalment called ‘The Last Command’. I read the e-book version of ‘The Last Command’ from January to February 2021. I was watching the sequels trilogy and the ‘Empire of Dreams: The Story of the ‘Star Wars’ Trilogy’ making-of documentary whilst reading this book. Continue reading

Week 2 – ‘Star Wars Sequels Review Season’

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And welcome back everyone to the ‘Star Wars Sequels Review Season’!

Today, we’re taking a look at the second book in the original Thrawn trilogy by Timothy Zahn called ‘Star Wars: Dark Force Rising’. I read the e-book version of ‘Dark Force Rising’ in December 2020 whilst I was watching ‘The Mandalorian’ web TV series on Disney+ and revisited the original ‘Star Wars’ film trilogy on DVD. Continue reading

Week 1 – ‘Star Wars Sequels Review Season’

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MAY THE FOURTH BE WITH YOU as we begin the first instalment of the ‘Star Wars Sequels Review Season’!

To celebrate ‘Star Wars’ on this particular day in May, I’ve decided to tackle a number of ‘Star Wars’ sequels and share reviews on them for the next four weeks. From October 2020 to February 2021, I’ve been revisiting ‘Star Wars’ itself from watching the movies on DVD, watching ‘The Mandalorian’ web TV series on Disney+ and reading some ‘Star Wars’ e-books. Continue reading

DVD Special Feature Review – ‘Empire of Dreams: The Story of the ‘Star Wars’ Trilogy’

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I’ve recently seen the ‘Empire of Dreams: The Story of the ‘Star Wars’ Trilogy’ making-of documentary on the ‘Star Wars Trilogy’ Bonus Material DVD. This is also available to watch on Disney+. I watched this after watching all eleven ‘Star Wars’ films on DVD recently. It was fun to watch! Continue reading

Quick ‘Mandalorian’ Review – ‘Chapter 16: The Rescue’

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Wow! Time has flown by! I can’t believe Season 2 of ‘The Mandalorian’ is over! I wish we could go back in time and re-watch the series again as I’ve greatly enjoyed it. That could account for the season finale of Season 2 of ‘The Mandalorian’ being very satisfying, featuring some nice surprises. 🙂 Continue reading

‘Star Wars’ Tributes

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There have been a lot of deaths in 2020 – please keep safe. As I’m currently revisiting the ‘Star Wars’ movies and enjoying ‘The Mandalorian’ series on Disney+, it’s very sad for me to hear the news that David Prowse, the original actor who played Darth Vader in the original ‘Star Wars’ trilogy and Jeremy Bulloch, who played Boba Fett in the original trilogy have passed away recently this year. Continue reading

Quick ‘Mandalorian’ Review – ‘Chapter 15: The Believer’

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It’s time to talk about the penultimate episode of Season 2 of ‘The Mandalorian’. Lately in ‘Star Wars’, I’ve revisited ‘The Empire Strikes Back’ and I’m on Chapter 12 of ‘Dark Force Rising’, the second book of the original Thrawn trilogy. I enjoyed those before seeing this ‘Mandalorian’ episode. Continue reading

Quick ‘Mandalorian’ Review – ‘Chapter 14: The Tragedy’

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Lately, I’ve been revisiting ‘Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope’, the movie that started the whole ‘Star Wars’ franchise off back in 1977. I’ve also finished ‘Heir to the Empire’ as an e-book and have started reading the second book of the original Thrawn trilogy ‘Dark Forces Rising’ by Timothy Zahn. Continue reading

Quick ‘Mandalorian’ Review – ‘Chapter 13: The Jedi’

SPOILERS ALERT!!!

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At this point, I’ve revisited ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ on DVD. I’m also nearly finished with reading ‘Heir to the Empire’, the first of the original Thrawn trilogy, with me currently on Chapter 30. I’m hoping to share my review on ‘Heir to the Empire’ soon in May 2021 along with other reviews. 🙂 Continue reading