Production On Han Solo Star Wars Story Gets Underway
Principal photography on the currently untitled Han Solo spinoff film has gotten underway at Pinewood Studios in London. Directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller of The LEGO Movie and 21 Jump Street fame, the new Star Wars Story (in the same vein as Gareth...
Woody Harrelson Joins Han Solo Spinoff Movie
It has been officially revealed today by Lucasfilm that Woody Harrelson has signed on to star in the currently untitled Han Solo spinoff anthology movie. This will serve as the second in the new assortment of singular Star Wars stories in the wake of...
Stunning Star Wars Rebels Season 3 Mid-Season Trailer
We at Filmoria love Star Wars Rebels; Disney XD’s exhilarating animated offering which bridges the gap between Episodes III and IV via Rogue One. Following the dramatic midseason finale back in December, the show is set to return this Saturday (7th...
Production On Han Solo Star Wars Story Gets Underway
Principal photography on the currently untitled Han Solo spinoff film has gotten underway at Pinewood Studios in London. Directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller of The LEGO Movie and 21 Jump Street fame, the new Star Wars Story (in the same vein as Gareth Edwards’ masterpiece, Rogue One), will explore Han and Chewbacca’s adventures before the events of Episode IV: A New Hope, including their early encounters with that other card-playing... Read more
Woody Harrelson Joins Han Solo Spinoff Movie
It has been officially revealed today by Lucasfilm that Woody Harrelson has signed on to star in the currently untitled Han Solo spinoff anthology movie. This will serve as the second in the new assortment of singular Star Wars stories in the wake of Gareth Edwards’ incredible Rogue One. Harrelson, known for wide-ranging roles in film and TV such as The Hunger Games, No County For Old Men, True Detective, Cheers, and Zombieland, will... Read more
Watch: Fascinating Look At How Rogue One Resurrected Grand Moff Tarkin
Gareth Edwards’ enthralling masterpiece Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is currently storming the global box-office, and with good reason: the film is incredible. But a big question upon the lips of many is just how Lucasfilm’s Industrial Light & Magic managed to digitally recreate Peter Cushing’s legendary Imperial operative Grand Moff Tarkin, considering the actor passed away in 1994. Well thanks to ABC News, we now have a wider... Read more
Stunning Star Wars Rebels Season 3 Mid-Season Trailer
We at Filmoria love Star Wars Rebels; Disney XD’s exhilarating animated offering which bridges the gap between Episodes III and IV via Rogue One. Following the dramatic midseason finale back in December, the show is set to return this Saturday (7th January), and to celebrate, the good folks at Lucasfilm have unleashed an incredible new trailer. Featuring plentiful glimpses at Sabine with the Darksaber, Grand Admiral Thrawn’s diabolical... Read more
Rogue One Finishes 2016 As The Biggest Film At The UK Box Office
It was almost an inevitability, but it’s now been confirmed that Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is officially the UK’s biggest film of the 2016 box office. With the figures all tallied up at the close of last year, Rogue One ended as the most successful film of the annual calendar with a staggering £50.7m in total. It pipped Warner Bros’ Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them in the final hours and achieved the feat in just 17 days... Read more
Carrie Fisher Had Completed Work On Star Wars: Episode VIII
In the wake of the great Carrie Fisher’s untimely passing – with her mother Debbie Reynolds also leaving us just a single day later – news has broken that the legendary Star Wars actress had completed her work on the forthcoming Saga entry, Star Wars: Episode VIII. The sequel to J.J. Abrams’ The Force Awakens, director Rian Johnson (Looper) had wrapped filming in July and is currently in the midst of post-production. Variety... Read more
How Rogue One Rebels Against Hollywood’s Diversity Crisis
Gareth Edwards’ exhilarating and astonishing Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (our full ★★★★★ review can be found right here) has been in UK and US theatres for some seven days now, and chances are you’ve seen it. Perhaps more than once. This writer most certainly has. Now the film has been in circulation for some time, we thought it was apt to comment on something extremely important it promotes: diversity. Now it is widely reported... Read more
Gareth Edwards Explains Rogue One’s Original Ending
*WARNING – CONTAINS ROGUE ONE SPOILERS* While we saw quite a few snippets from the trailer removed from Rogue One‘s final cut in cinemas, it appears that the movie certainly didn’t fail in delivering a five-star cinematic experience and it’s fascinating to find out that the ending we’ve all witnessed wasn’t originally the one that was planned. Director Gareth Edwards spoke on the Empire podcast and revealed things... Read more
Filmoria’s Top 10 Films of 2016
December means only one thing: movie lists. Okay, two things including Christmas… To keep festive traditions alive, the Filmoria team has burrowed deep into the archives of 2016 to extract the very best films the year had to offer. From awe-inspiring animation, to emotionally harrowing character drama, from caped crusaders, to intergalactic battles, we have consumed a rich variety of cinema across the last twelve months, and as a collective... Read more
Saw Gerrera Is Coming To Star Wars Rebels, And Forest Whitaker Will Provide The Voice…
Saw Gerrera is perhaps the original Rebel. The primary figure who brought the fight to the Imperial Empire after he could no longer stand residing in a galaxy reigned by repression and terror. We’ve seen him in Star Wars: The Clone Wars, and most recently alongside Jyn Erso in Gareth Edwards’ remarkable Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, but now character creator Dave Filoni is bringing him back to the small-screen. Following the festive mid-season... Read more
Watch: Filmoria’s Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Spoiler Talk
Chris Haydon, James Thompson, and Scott Allden of Filmoria gathered to talk about the world’s biggest movie right now, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, in this spoiler-filled video. WARNING: this video contains major spoilers. If you are yet to see Rogue One, revisit this video after viewing. Rogue One stars Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Mads Mikkelsen, Riz Ahmed, Donnie Yen, Jiang Wen, Forest Whitaker, and Alan Tudyk, and is directed... Read more
Rogue One Trailer Scenes Which Didn’t Make It Into The Movie
Gareth Edwards’ Anthology epic Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is an AMAZING movie. An absolutely enthralling, bombastically entertaining, big-screen extravaganza which evokes the very best of what blockbuster filmmaking can achieve. We gave the film top marks in our official review. However, having seen the movie, it is evident that a number of moments from the picture’s heavy promotional campaign actually didn’t make it into the... Read more