The Cantina Cast: Star Wars VIII News, Character Dissections and Scene Analysis

Mike and Joao are back at their normal routine after hitting the road the last two shows.

 

In this episode:

  • Celebration Orlando announced
  • Rogue One Posters out in the wild
  • Chris Miller tweets a picture of Han Solo's DL-44 blaster
  • Alden Ehrenreichcast as t he young Han Solo
  • Battlefront 2 is coming in 2017
  • Mark Hamill's comments on his first reading of the Force Awakens script 
  • The Bloodlines timeline and it's effects on the Force Awakens
  • Bloodlines gives evidence of Rey NOT being Luke's
  • Main Topic: Compassion vs Passion in the GFFA

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Mike, Joao, and Becca take the stage live on April 29th from Indiana Comic Con to talk about Star Wars themes, Love, Revenge, and Redemption and then answer some amazing questions from the audience.

In This Episode:

  • Han Solo's Loyalty to his friends
  • Anakin's love and attachments
  • Revenge of the Jedi (Obi-Wan's Revenge)
  • The Sith's plan for revenge
  • Ben Solo's revenge against Han Solo
  • Luke's redemption of the Jedi
  • Anakin's Redemption
  • Ahsoka's affirmation
  • Can Ben Solo be redeemed?
  • Questions from the audience

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Mike, Joao and Becca all headed to Indiana Comic Con.Thisepisode is short, but it has some great Star Wars talk.

in this episode:

  • Mads Mikkelsen spills the beans on the character he plays inRogue One
  • The Ghost and Chopper appear in Force Awakens LEGO short calledRey Strikes Back
  • The gang also goes off track and has a good Star Warsconversation
  • Joao interviews JohnJackson Miller on the Rebels Characters development and histhoughts on an Obi-Wan standalone movie

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Seems like yesterday Mike and Joao were talking about J.J. recent comments, well apparently they had more to say on the matter.


In this Episode:


  • J.J. Clarifies his recent comments on Rey's parents
  • Joseph Campbell's influence in Star Wars Part III
  • Obi-Wan's Revenge?
  • Did Obi-Wan seek revenge against Darth Vader and the Emperor?
  • Did Obi-Wan plant the seed of Revenge in Luke's mind?

 

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Mike and Joao had planned to talk more about Joseph Campbell's influence in Star Wars, but J.J. Abrams had other ideas.

In This Episode:

  • The Original Trilogy (1997 special editions) is returning to limited theaters.
  • Daisy Ridley comments on Rey parents
  • J.J. Abrams comments Rey's parents are not in The Force Awakens (J.J. clarified these comments, we will address this on the next episode)
  • Rediscovering the Clone Wars (Down fall of a Droid and Duel of the Droids

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Looks like Mike and Joao had a lot to cover this week.

In this Episode:

  • Initial thoughts on the Rogue One teaser trailer
  • Who's the baddie in the black cloak?
  • Who's in the Bacta Tank?
  • J.J. reveals where the back story on Kylo Ren's ashes
  • The Force Awakens is released on Blu-Ray
  • Breaking down Rey's vision
  • Comparing Rey's vision to Anakin's and Luke's
  • Comparing how Rey, Luke and Anakin reacted to their visions

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Finally the Force Awakens in on blu-ray! It's now Mike and Joao's turn to do a blu-ray commentary on the Force Awakens. To sync up with Mike and Joao start your blu-ray at, A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away....

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What an emotional episode of Star Wars: Rebels...

In this episode:

  • Adam Driver comments on Episode VIII's script (Click here to read the article)
  • Harrison Ford comments on playing Han Solo again
  • Ewan McGregor talks to Collider on the possibility of an Obi-Wan Spin-off (Click here for the interview)
  • Ahsoka Tano Novel Coming In October (2016)
  • Rebels Season two season Finale breakdown
  • Pablo Hidalgo says season three of Rebels will sync up with Rogue One
  • Season three is rumored to be Rebels final season

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Mike and Joao jump back in to the Clone Wars, is Joao enjoying this second look at the Clone Wars?

In this episode:

  • Force Ghost speculation for Episode VII
  • Who did Luke admire more, Obi-Wan or Yoda?
  • Battlefront: Outer Rim DLC
  • Indiana Comic Con announcement
  • The Force Awakens Deleted scene's trailer
  • Rediscovering the Clone Wars (Malevolence Arc)
  • Random Star Wars topics that came up during the Clone Wars segment
  • Speculation on the season finale of Rebels.
  • Does Ahsoka Die this season?

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Joao and Mike take on the mysteries of the Rebels episode: The shroud of Darkness and more of Joseph Campbell's influence in Star Wars.

In this episode:

  • Non-Star Wars news, Indy V is set to hit the theaters in July 2019
  • The alleged short list of actors for the Han Solo movie
  • Rogue One miniseries coming in October 2016
  • Battlefront outer rim trailer
  • Episode VIII filming
  • Rebels the Shroud of Darkness breakdown
  • Joseph Campbell's influence in Star Wars Part II
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