Saturday, June 23, 2018

The IPC Podcast LIVE #194 | The Incredibles

0 comments

On this episode Ben and Zac kick off an incredible new Pixar-themed arc, starting with a discussion on the 2004 classic The Incredibles. The guys break down the favorite characters, scenes and lines from this childhood favorite. They touch on the surprisingly deep and dark tones of this "kids movie" and the moral messages its story and characters present. Furthermore, Ben gives his mini, spoiler-free review of the recently released sequel, Incredibles 2, and drops more than a few hints about how the new film continues the story 14 years on. Also listen as they discuss an Incredibles deleted scenes for #BBQWatch. Catch all of that and more.

Read more...

Friday, June 22, 2018

Rumor: More Insight Into The Status of Future 'A Star Wars Story' Films

0 comments
By: Dominic Jones

More details about what is going on with the future of the stand alone Star Wars films, known as the A Star Wars Story series, have been revealed by The Hollywood Reporter.  Writing for THR, Borys Kit spoke with several insiders to provide updates on how the company is responding to the disappointing box office returns of Solo: A Star Wars Story and what it's planning going forward.  Contrary to reports that all future A Star Wars Story films were on hold, one insider told Kit and THR, "They haven’t slowed down development, but they are licking their wounds."
Read more...

The SWU Podcast LIVE | 22/06/18

0 comments
On this episode Dominic, Ben, and Chris track the bizarre week of rumors about cancellations and non-cancellations of Star Wars movies that were never announced.  They look at how the lackluster returns for Solo: A Star Wars Story at the box office may impact the stand alone films going forward and speculate about what this Mos Eisley movie might have been.  They also continue the discussion about Solo by breaking down the Mimban sequencePlus, Lando might be back for Episode IX, more SDCC exclusives, and comics news.  All this and much more!
Twitter: @TheSWU
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Read more...

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Rumor: A Mos Eisley Movie Has Been Shelved, Still Hope For Kenobi and Fett Films

1 comments
By: Dominic Jones

Yesterday it was reported that Lucasfilm was putting the whole idea of doing stand alone films, otherwise known as the A Star Wars Story series, on hold. This meant that the rumored Obi-Wan Kenobi and Boba Fett films that Stephen Daldry and James Mangold, respectively, were rumored to be working on were being shelved.  This may not be the case, according to two follow up reports that came out today, one from ABC's Clayton Sandell and one from Jason Ward over at MakingStarWars.net
Read more...

Lego and Hot Wheels 'Star Wars' SDCC Exclusives Revealed

0 comments
By: Dominic Jones

A pair of Millennium Falcon themed collectibles that will be available exclusively at San Diego Comic Con were revealed this week.  Both Lego and Hot Wheels revealed their Star Wars exclusives for the annual convention, both of which feature Han Solo's iconic freighter.  The Lego exclusive is a mini-recreation of the Falcon's cockpit as seen at the end of Solo: A Star Wars Story, while the Hot Wheels exclusive features the exterior of the Falcon with a Porg on top.  Check out images of the two exclusives below,
Read more...

'Star Wars: Poe Dameron' Comic To End In September

0 comments
By: Dominic Jones

Marvel comics announced today that the Star Wars: Poe Dameron ongoing comic book series will be coming to an end in September.  The series, which kicked off in April 2016, mainly focused on Poe's adventures leading up to the events of The Force Awakens--specifically the search for Lor San Tekka.  More recently the series had shifted to telling the story of The Force Awakens and The Last Jedi from the point of view of Poe and his friends in Black Squadron (with some fun interludes set on the Millennium Falcon after the Battle of Crait featuring Rey, Finn, and Poe all together).
Read more...

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Alden Ehrenreich Talks 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' Spoilers With ET

0 comments
By: Benjamin Hart

Solo: A Star Wars Story ended up including more surprises than we originally expected, some of which will have fans talking for year to come. It's always a treat to catch up with the cast and crew after the fact and get their takes on the reveals, and Entertainment Tonight did just that the actor who portrayed the title character.
Read more...

Rumor: Lucasfilm Puts Future 'A Star Wars Story' Films "On Hold"

2 comments
By: Dominic Jones

There is no denying that Solo: A Star Wars Story was a major disappointment at the box office.  It currently stands at having made just $194 million domestically and $147 million internationally (for a grand total of $341 million).  As a result, it appears Lucasfilm has decided to place all current Star Wars spin off films, otherwise known as the A Star Wars Story films, on hold, a new report from Collider claims.  The company is instead focusing their efforts on the production of Star Wars Episode IX, while it decides what to do going forward with the spin offs.
Read more...

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

At Last, Funko Introduces 'The Clone Wars' Pop! Figures

0 comments
By: Benjamin Hart

This year the beloved animate series Star Wars: The Clone Wars officially turns ten years old old. July 26th marks exactly a decade since The Clone Wars theatrical film debuted in theaters. To mark the occasion, the guys over at Funko have, for the first time ever, revealed a slate of The Clone Wars-themed Pop! vinyl figures.
Read more...

Monday, June 18, 2018

Rumor: Classic Character Set To Return In 'Episode IX'

0 comments
By: Dominic Jones

Production on the final installment in the Star Wars sequel trilogy will begin next month, and it looks like fans can expect to see one more familiar face in the film.  The team over at Fantha Tracks is reporting that a big name star from Star Wars history is slated to reprise their role in JJ Abrams' Star Wars Episode IX.  Since we haven't had any official casting announcement yet, we'll classify this as a minor spoiler.  If you're interested in finding out who it is then keep reading, if not stop reading now!
Read more...

Sunday, June 17, 2018

The IPC Podcast LIVE #193 | Newsreel: E3 2018, Wonder Woman 1984 & Spider-Man

0 comments

On this episode Ben and Zac are joined by longtime friend and loyal listener Chris Abbott from the Starrapter YouTube channel. Chris' video game expertise is put to the test while discussing some of the biggest reveals from E3 2018, including Halo: Infinite, Cyberpunk 2077, Assassin's Creed Odyssey and Jedi: Fallen Order. The guys also break down some tantalizing movie news, including new photos from Wonder Woman 1984 and some trailers for Halloween, Dumbo and Ralph Breaks The Internet. Listen on for a Spider-Man themed Quote Of The Night and Ben's review of Pulled Pork Poutine on #BBQWatch. Catch all of that and much more!



Read more...

Friday, June 15, 2018

The SWU Podcast LIVE | 15/06/18

2 comments
On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic cover the week that was in Star Wars, discuss the current state of Star Wars fandom and continue their deep dive in Solo: A Star Wars Story.  They talk about the impact of toxic fandom on the community and how to best combat it and its effects.  They then delve into the latest announcements from E3, including the reveal of Jedi: Fallen Order, as well as some recent comments from George Lucas about what his sequel trilogy might have covered.  This leads to a discussion about the nature of the Force and how the light and dark sides cover.  Then, to wrap things up, they break down the Corellia sequence from Solo.  Plus, Resistance updates, Detours news (sorta), and the latest on San Diego Comic Con.  All this and much more!
Twitter: @TheSWU
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Read more...

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

More 'Solo' Behind The Scenes Footage Revealed On 'The Star Wars Show'

0 comments
By: Benjamin Hart

It's Wednesday, and that means another episode of The Star Wars Show just dropped on YouTube! The webseries, hosted by Anthony Carboni and Andi Gutierrez, has been including exclusive behind the scenes looks at Solo: A Star Wars Story in some of its most recent episodes, and this newest one is no different.
Read more...

More Hasbro 'Star Wars' SDCC Exclusives Revealed

0 comments
By: Dominic Jones

Toy manufacturer and Star Wars-licensee Hasbro revealed two more Star Wars products that were available exclusively at San Diego Comic Con (SDCC).  Announced were a Rey vs. Kylo Ren 6" Black Series scale centerpiece, and a 6" scale Black Series Han Solo from The Empire Strikes Back which comes with a Mynock.   The new reveals were made on Entertainment Weekly's website.   You can see some pictures of the SDCC exclusives below,
Read more...

Monday, June 11, 2018

Jim Rash Talks Briefly About 'Star Wars Resistance'

0 comments
By: Dominic Jones

Later this year the next animated installment in the Star Wars saga will hit the small screen.  Star Wars Resistance will debut on the Disney Channel in the Fall and explore the era just prior to The Force Awakens.  Little is known about the series outside of its cast and setting in the Star Wars galaxy, however one of the series' stars has revealed a few tidbits about the series.  Jim Rash, best known for his role as Dean Pelton on Community, spoke with Entertainment Tonight's Ash Crossan recently and shared some insight into the series.  Check it out below,
Read more...
 
This site is not endorsed by Lucasfilm Ltd. or Disney and is intended for entertainment and information purposes only. The official Star Wars site can be found at www.starwars.com. Star Wars, the Star Wars logo, all names and pictures of Star Wars characters, vehicles and any other Star Wars related items are registered trademarks and/or copyrights of Lucasfilm Ltd., or their respective trademark and copyright holders. All original content of this site, both graphical and textual, is the intellectual property of The Star Wars Underworld - unless otherwise indicated.
Site template © 2011 DheTemplate.com. Supported by PsPrint Emeryville and homeinbayarea.com