Sam Staley | Friday June 1, 2018 at 2:55 PM PST | Comments Off on Solo: A Star Wars Story Entertains with Grounded Individualism
The newest contribution to the Star Wars film universe, Solo: A Star Wars Story, has a lot to offer libertarians, lovers of underdogs, and modern-day pirate enthusiasts.
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Sam Staley | Friday December 23, 2016 at 9:02 PM PST | Comments Off on Rogue One Is a Rousing Addition to Star Wars Saga
Leaving the movie theater after watching Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, I was wondering if the “one off”—a story that is within the Star Wars universe but is independent from the nine core films (Episodes I through IX)—might really be the recipe needed to reboot the franchise. The move to Disney Studios likely...
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Anthony Gregory | Monday February 15, 2010 at 11:56 AM PST | 11 Comments
James Cameron’s blockbuster Avatar is a thrill to see, and various commentators have judged the film for whatever ideological message they have found in it, but what struck me most is that the Na’vi people, in defending their land on Pandora from the imperialist exploitation by the humans, are engaging in one of the...
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