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John Williams to write theme song for Star Wars’ Han Solo anthology film

Legendary composer John Williams will not be scoring the forthcoming Han Solo anthology, Solo: A Star Wars Story. The good news, however, is that he will be composing the film’s main theme. This news comes courtesy of Variety, who learned of Williams’ involvement during an interview about The Last Jedi. “The present plan,” he said, “is that I’m

Hope in the Shadow of the Empire: Star Wars and the Jewish Identity

Star Wars has always drawn a connection between the Empire and the Nazis. From the very beginning, the franchise presented images of Grand Moff Tarkin and his officers, replete with enforcers dubbed “stormtroopers,” wearing uniforms that likened them to the men who served Hitler. It’s a visual choice that’s meant to tell the audience who

Film Review: Star Wars: The Last Jedi Moves Fast, Takes Risks, and Gets Political

Very rarely is anything ever black or white. All too often in life there’s a gray area, where nuance opens the floor for tough decisions to be made, blurring the lines between right and wrong. For the most part, Star Wars has bucked that trend, striving to be a mythologized story about good and evil

Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks star in Steven Spielberg’s The Post: Watch the trailer

Between them, Steven Spielberg, Meryl Streep, and Tom Hanks have won seven Academy Awards; all three may again find themselves in contention for Oscar gold with their latest project, The Post. The true-life drama follows the Washington Post’s 1971 coverage of the Pentagon Papers, which controversially blew open the United States’ involvement in instigating and sustaining

Justin Bieber a NEW Star

by Portal Focka Justin Bieber a NEW Star Justin Bieber at sixteen yr old is a NEW rising star. His very first tour is a huge a single. For 52 weeks his concert tour will visit major cities in both the United States and Canada. Come see this new sensation. Interviewing Usher (April 2009) about

Alison Krauss Tickets – Star of the Grammy Show

by TEDxCanberra Alison Krauss Tickets – Star of the Grammy Present As if Alison Krauss didn’t have enough golden gramophones adorning her fruitful music job, the chirpy bluegrass vocalist snagged yet another five final night, bringing her grand complete to 26 Grammy Awards won by way of the years. Krauss and newest partner-in-crime Robert Plant