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Apr 14, 2017, 12:00pm EDT
  • January 12, 2018

    The Last Jedi came thrillingly close to upending Star Wars — but lost its nerve

    Director Rian Johnson raised questions, but shied from the answers.

  • December 27, 2017

    Rian Johnson, the creative force behind Star Wars: The Last Jedi, explained

    A brief guide to the visionary director’s earlier work, and how it helped set the stage for his entry into a galaxy far, far away.

  • December 19, 2017

    The “backlash” against Star Wars: The Last Jedi, explained

    Why the latest film in the galaxy-spanning franchise has proved so unexpectedly polarizing.

  • December 18, 2017

    Star Wars: The Last Jedi’s director and producer on fan theories and defying “wish fulfillment”

    Longtime creative partners Rian Johnson and Ram Bergman discuss making a huge franchise their own.

  • December 18, 2017

    Star Wars’ porgs and the power of “charismatic minifauna,” explained

    The puffin-like creatures are unfortunately fictional. But their cuteness might be able to help real-life animals.

  • December 17, 2017

    Star Wars: The Last Jedi spoilers: the truth about Rey is revealed. Or is it?

    The big reveal is perfect. But the next movie could still screw it up.

  • December 16, 2017

    The Last Jedi is a magnificent next step for the Star Wars universe

    With Rian Johnson at the helm, Episode VIII examines power and brings hope to a weary universe.

  • December 15, 2017

    Star Wars: The Last Jedi: where we last left all the key players

    It’s been a long two years.

  • October 10, 2017

    Star Wars fans are pretty excited for The Last Jedi — but they’re REALLY excited for porgs

    Porg memes are adorable; deal with it.

  • October 9, 2017

    Star Wars: The Last Jedi first full trailer: Rey faces an unexpected choice

    Porg!

  • May 25, 2017

    Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi: everything we know about the movie so far

    The Last Jedi comes out December 15, but what is it actually going to be like?

  • April 15, 2017

    Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer: a breakdown of its best moments and biggest mysteries

    Unfortunately, we have no answer as to why the prolific Laura Dern doesn’t appear in this trailer.

  • April 14, 2017

    Star Wars: The Last Jedi: watch the movie’s first official trailer

    “It’s time for the Jedi to end…”

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