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The Morning Watch: ‘Monsters Inc.’ Storyboard Comparison, Vanity Fair’s ‘Star Wars’ Recap & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, watch a storyboard breakdown of the climactic, exciting door chase from Pixar Animation’s Monsters Inc., Vanity Fair breaks down everything they learned about Star Wars: The Rise of the Skywalker, and Tom Ha...
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How Disney's new Star Wars lands will help keep the magic (and profits) flowing

With Galaxy's Edge — Disneyland's new Star Wars land opening in Anaheim, California next week — Disney shows off one of its core corporate strengths. Here's how its theme park unit could keep the Star Wars magic alive long after the Skywalker saga ends.
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J.J. Abrams reveals how Carrie Fisher is incorporated in 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker'

"Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" will included unused footage of Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia left over from the 2015 film "The Force Awakens." Director J.J. Abrams explains how he pieced the scenes together.
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Daily Podcast: Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker and Christopher Nolan’s Tenet

On the May 22, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall , weekend editor Brad Oman, and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film and TV news, including Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker and Christopher Nolan’s next movie. Opening banter:   In The News : HT – Everything We Learned From the New ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ Photos Chris – How ‘Star Wars: The Rise o...
Tags: Christopher Nolan, Movies, Leia, Chris, Kylo Ren, Skywalker, Tenet, Ben Pearson, Jacob Hall, Hoai Tran Bui, Chris Evangelista, Film Daily Podcast, Brad Oman, Sam Hume, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Carrie Fisher Brad Rey


New ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ Revelations Help Flesh Out the Teaser Trailer

When the teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker debuted, it was our first real look at the final installment of the Skywalker saga. There were plenty of new details to obsess over and theorize about, but much of what we saw still left us in the dark about exactly what we were seeing. However, thanks to Vanity Fair’s new cover story, we can look back at the trailer and have a much better idea of what’s going on in the teaser trailer, who is involved, and what we can expect from the ...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Sequels, San Diego, Jordan, Resistance, Lucasfilm, Vanity Fair, Luke Skywalker, Kylo Ren, Rey, Snoke, Ren, Jakku, Skywalker, Keri Russell


‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’: Rey and Kylo Ren’s Connection Runs Deeper Than We Thought

It’s unofficially Star Wars Day on the internet today since Vanity Fair released their now-traditional cover story about the upcoming Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. While we already covered a slew of information that came from new details revealed in the magazine’s extensive story and gorgeous photos by Annie Leibovitz, there were some more significant discussions to be had about the connection between Kylo Ren (Adam Driver) and Rey (Daisy Ridley). In Star Wars: The Last Jedi, director Rian ...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Sequels, Darth Vader, Annie Leibovitz, Lucasfilm, Adam Driver, Vanity Fair, Rian Johnson, Leia, Luke Skywalker, J J Abrams, Kylo Ren, Leia Organa, Ben Solo, Rey


Abrams, Driver on Rise of Skywalker & Force Awakens Connections

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Abrams, Driver on Rise of Skywalker & Force Awakens connections Director J.J. Abrams and actor Adam Driver recently shared with Vanity Fair that much of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker was planned “from the very beginning,” as the ending was always designed to close a satisfying arc of the entire Skywalker saga. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStand...
Tags: Star Wars, Movies, Carrie Fisher, Johnson, Adam Driver, John Williams, Vanity Fair, Rian Johnson, J J Abrams, Kylo Ren, Billy Dee Williams, Leia Organa, Abrams, Skywalker, Keri Russell, Rian


How J.J. Abrams Went Renegade for ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker,’ Which He Says is About “the Promise of the Future”

With the Star Wars films constantly changing hands from director to director, it’s difficult for some filmmakers to be beholden to fan expectations. J.J. Abrams, who returns to direct Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker after introducing the sci-fi franchise to a new generation with Star Wars: The Force Awakens, is feeling that pressure, especially on the heels of the rule-breaking, fandom-dividing film that was Rian Johnson’s Star Wars: The Last Jedi. And while some are concerned that he may fall bac...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Sequels, Johnson, Lucasfilm, George Lucas, Vanity Fair, Rian Johnson, J J Abrams, Abrams, Lawrence Kasdan, Skywalker, Rian, Star-Wars, Star Wars Episode 9, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker


Billie Lourd Asked to Share Scenes with Late Mother Carrie Fisher in Rise of Skywalker

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Billie Lourd asked to share scenes with late mother Carrie Fisher in Rise of Skywalker In an interview with , director J.J. Abrams revealed that Billie Lourd specifically requested that her character be written in scenes with her late mother, Carrie Fisher, in the upcoming Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker movie. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStand...
Tags: Star Wars, Movies, Carrie Fisher, John Williams, Leia, Daisy Ridley, Billy Dee Williams, Leia Organa, Fisher, Abrams, J J Abrams, Carrie, Skywalker, Keri Russell, Billie Lourd, Lando Calrissian


Everything We Learned From the New ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ Photos

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is the end of an era. But fittingly, the ninth and final film in the Skywalker Saga is bringing things full circle. While new characters, both allies and enemies, will be introduced in the highly anticipated new Star Wars film directed by J.J. Abrams, Episode 9 will have more than a few familiar elements that offer some kind of poetic symmetry. An extensive report from Vanity Fair reveals a slew of new Star Wars The Rise of Skywalker photos along with new detail...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Bliss, Sequels, Jordan, Annie Leibovitz, Resistance, Lucasfilm, Adam Driver, Grant, Vanity Fair, Mark Hamill, John Boyega, Leia, Luke Skywalker, J J Abrams


Everything We Learned From the New ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ Photos [Updated]

Update: The original source claiming that Kylo Ren was fighting the Knights of Ren has changed. Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is the end of an era. But fittingly, the ninth and final film in the Skywalker Saga is bringing things full circle. While new characters, both allies and enemies, will be introduced in the highly anticipated new Star Wars film directed by J.J. Abrams, Episode 9 will have more than a few familiar elements that offer some kind of poetic symmetry. An extensive report fro...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Bliss, Sequels, Jordan, Annie Leibovitz, Resistance, Lucasfilm, Adam Driver, Grant, Vanity Fair, Mark Hamill, John Boyega, Leia, Luke Skywalker, J J Abrams


'Star Wars' fans, rejoice! Take a look at Keri Russell's new 'Rise of Skywalker' character

A new Vanity Fair cover story on 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' features new photos and intel, including a character reveal for Keri Russell.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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How ‘The Rise of Skywalker’ Brings Back Leia (and Carrie Fisher)

When Carrie Fisher died in 2016, the immediate assumption was that her character General Leia would not be returning for the next Star Wars sequel. But that idea was soon put to rest when it was revealed director J.J. Abrams would be utilizing unused footage of Fisher to complete the Skywalker saga. Now, we have even more details on how Abrams and company are bringing back Leia for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. Star Wars: The Force Awakens had a heavy emphasis on Han Solo. The Last Jedi ...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Carrie Fisher, Sequels, Lucasfilm, Leia, J J Abrams, Luke, Fisher, Abrams, Carrie, Skywalker, Billie Lourd, Star-Wars, Lourd, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker


New Star Wars Characters, Funky Planet Names, and Teases of Rey and Kylo's Force Bond in The Rise of Skywalker

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker centers around closing the decades-long Skywalker saga and paving the way for a new generation of heroes. Therefore, it only makes sense that the film is bursting with new and returning characters, including Keri Russell’s Zorri Bliss and Kylo Ren’s infamous Knights of Ren. But the…Read more...
Tags: Science, Kylo Ren, Rey, Skywalker, Keri Russell, Zorri Bliss


'Star Wars' boss hints there won't be any more character spin-off movies like 'Solo'

Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy hinted that there won't be any more "Star Wars" character spin-offs like "Solo." "You can't turn this into some kind of factory approach," she told Vanity Fair. "You can't even do what Marvel does, necessarily, where you pick characters and build new franchises around those characters." Disney CEO Bob Iger promised a "slowdown" on "Star Wars" movies after "Solo" disappointed at the box office last year, failing to even crack $400 million worldwide. Aft...
Tags: Hollywood, Disney, US, Trends, Jurassic World, Lucasfilm, Vanity Fair, Kennedy, Kathleen Kennedy, Skywalker, Weiss, David Benioff, Bob Iger, Disney Star Wars, Vanity Fair You


Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Vanity Fair Photos Revealed!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Vanity Fair photos revealed As is tradition, the first look photos for the new Star Wars movie, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, have arrived online courtesy of Vanity Fair! Check them out along with the cover art and a behind-the-scenes video of the photo shoot! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; ...
Tags: Star Wars, Movies, Carrie Fisher, Annie Leibovitz, John Williams, Vanity Fair, Finn, Matt Smith, Billy Dee Williams, Leia Organa, Rey, Lev Grossman, Abrams, Ren, Skywalker, Allegiant


The Knights of Ren return in 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker'

“Ben …” When he ignited his sparking red lightsaber through the heart of his father, Kylo Ren finally ceased being the person Han Solo called out to in that climactic scene of The Force Awakens. In The Last Jedi, we saw Luke Skywalker struggling with the realization that his nephew had been seduced by a powerful darkness. And in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, we see a return of the group that first led him astray — the brutal Knights of Ren, revealed for the first time in a desert battle in n...
Tags: News, Annie Leibovitz, Luke Skywalker, Kylo Ren, Ren, Skywalker, Vanity Fair Also Kylo


Bosch sensors used in Skywalker’s lightsaber will keep flying taxis in the air

Bosch wants to help companies make flying taxis a reality. Aviation technology is too big and too expensive to power a flying taxi, so the German firm is developing a universal control unit using smaller, cheaper sensors already used in cars. The post Bosch sensors used in Skywalker’s lightsaber will keep flying taxis in the air appeared first on Digital Trends.
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The Star Wars News Roundup for May 17, 2019

Star Wars news for the week of May 17, 2019 The purpose of this roundup is to put all the Star Wars news from the week of May 17, 2019 in one location. If you read this each week, you should be able to converse fluently with any Star Wars on everything from the latest Star Wars developments to the latest toys. And maybe you’ll even share with them something that they might have missed. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAuto...
Tags: Star Wars, Comics, Games, TV, Movies, James Earl Jones, Darth Vader, Jon Favreau, Lucasfilm, John Williams, Mark Hamill, Luke Skywalker, Leia Organa, Sara, Skywalker, Star Wars News


Daily Podcast: The Future of Star Wars, Netflix’s Disney Loss, That Horrible Aladdin Clip and The Food We Wanna Eat At Galaxy’s Edge

On the May 14, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by managing editor Jacob Hall , weekend editor Brad Oman , and writer Chris Evangelista to discuss the latest film and tv news, including Star Wars, Netflix, Honey I Shrunk The Kids, The Twilight Zone, Aladdin , and Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge . Opening banter: Water Cooler will return tomorrow, we just have too much news to discuss. In The News: Chris: ‘Star Wars’ Film From ‘Game of...
Tags: Movies, Netflix, Will Smith, Ali, Chris, Jacob, Skywalker, Josh Gad, Peter Sciretta, Jacob Hall, Chris Evangelista, Film Daily Podcast, Brad Oman, Sam Hume, Star Wars Netflix Honey, White Soon Jacob


Game of Thrones creators’ Star Wars trilogy will follow Rise of Skywalker

After the release of Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker, the trilogy of Star Wars films from Game of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss will be the next movies in the franchise to hit theaters. The post Game of Thrones creators’ Star Wars trilogy will follow Rise of Skywalker appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Star Wars, News, Trends, Game Of Thrones, Skywalker, Weiss, David Benioff, Movies & TV


Bob Iger Teases A Potential Third Live-Action Star Wars Series

Bob Iger teases a potential third live-action Star Wars series Despite the end nearing for the primary saga of the long-running sci-fi film franchise Star Wars, Disney CEO Bob Iger not only announced today that the next three Star Wars films are the in-development projects from Game of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, but that there may also be a third live-action TV series extension of the franchise in the works. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlon...
Tags: Star Wars, TV, Movies, Disney, TV News, Iger, Jon Favreau, Stephen Schiff, Skywalker, Weiss, David Benioff, Bob Iger, TV Premiere, Cassian Andor Diego Luna, MoffettNathanson Media Communications


Kill The Head With Redband The Dead Don’t Die Trailer

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Kill the head with redband The Dead Don’t Die trailer The time is quickly approaching for the highly-anticipated ensemble zombie comedy The Dead Don’t Die from Jim Jarmusch (Only Lovers Left Alive) and as it heads to Cannes, Focus Features has debuted a new redband trailer in which Adam Driver (Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker)’s Officer Ronald Peterson teaches the characters how to kill zombies, which can be viewed in the player below! PB = P...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Horror, Bill Murray, Jim Jarmusch, Steve Buscemi, Tim Story, Tom, Skywalker, Gary Gray, Ronald Peterson, Richard Roundtree, Jarmusch, Movie News, Dead Don, The Dead don't Die


A Naked Singularity Adds Bill Skarsgard to Cast

A Naked Singularity adds Bill Skarsgard to cast According to The Wrap, It star Bill Skarsgard has been tapped to join the cast of Scott Free Productions’ forthcoming film adaptation of A Naked Singularity. He joins previously announced cast members John Boyega (Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker) and Olivia Cooke (Modern Love). This project will be the second collaboration between Skarsgard and director Chase Palmer, who co-wrote the script for It. PB = PB || {}; ...
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A Third Live-Action ‘Star Wars’ Series May Be Released Between Episode 9 and the Next Trilogy

Lucasfilm is expanding the Star Wars universe to the small screen in a big way with their first live-action series set in a galaxy far, far away coming to Disney+ this fall. The show is called The Mandalorian (seen above), and the footage shown at Star Wars Celebration impressed the hell out of us. After that, there will be a series focusing on Rebel Alliance spy Cassian Andor before the events of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. But according to Disney chief Bob Iger, there will be a third live-a...
Tags: Star-Wars, Television, Movies, Sci-fi, Disney, Sequels, Iger, Jon Favreau, Lucasfilm, Skywalker, Obi Wan Kenobi, Bob Iger, Disney/Pixar, MoffetNathanson Media Communications


It's Official: The First Star Wars Film After Rise of Skywalker Will Be From Game of Thrones' Showrunners

We’re going from Westeros to a galaxy far far away. While speaking at the MoffetNathanson Media & Communications summit, Walt Disney Company chairman Bob Iger confirmed that the next Star Wars film following The Rise of Skywalker will be from Game of Thrones showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, coming in 2022.Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Science, Disney, Game Of Thrones, Walt Disney Company, Lucasfilm, Skywalker, Westeros, Weiss, David Benioff, Bob Iger, Db Weiss, MoffetNathanson Media Communications


Next Star Wars Movies Confirmed to Be from Game of Thrones Creators

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Next Star Wars movies confirmed to be from Game of Thrones creators Speaking at the MoffettNathanson Media & Communications Summit, Disney CEO Bob Iger confirmed that the next batch of Star Wars movies the company will be released will be from the series penned by Game of Thrones creators, David Benioff and D.B. Weiss. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gp...
Tags: Star Wars, Movies, David, Iger, Lucasfilm, Rian Johnson, Dan, Kathleen Kennedy, Skywalker, Weiss, The Walt Disney Company, David Benioff, Bob Iger, Benioff, ComingSoon


‘Star Wars’ Film From ‘Game of Thrones’ Showrunners Confirmed to Follow ‘The Rise of Skywalker’

It’s official: the next Star Wars film following The Rise of Skywalker will come from Game of Thrones showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss. Benioff and Weiss were already announced as being involved with a new Star Wars trilogy outside of the Skywalker Saga, but it wasn’t clear which series would come next – the one from Beniof and Weiss, or the one from Rian Johnson. Now we know. During today’s MoffetNathanson Media & Communications summit, Walt Disney Company chairman Bob Iger confirme...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Disney, Pandora, Walt Disney Company, Iger, Rian Johnson, Skywalker, Weiss, David Benioff, Bob Iger, Benioff, Star-Wars, Disney/Pixar, Skywalker Saga, David Benioff and D.B. Weiss


John Williams Reveals ‘Rise of Skywalker’ Reaction as He Composes His Final ‘Star Wars’ Score

The release is still months away, but the first Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker reaction is in! Of course, it’s not exactly from an impartial source. John Williams, who composed music for every main Star Wars movie, is hard at work scoring the Rise of Skywalker, and he’s revealed his early thoughts on the film. When The Rise of Skywalker arrives in December, it will mark the end of an era. Not only will this be the final film in the Skywalker Saga, it will also feature the last Star Wars sc...
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