Patriarchy and Star Wars: The Mother Strikes Back

Patriarchy and Star Wars: The Mother Strikes Back

Vanessa Olorenshaw  1.01.2016
In Star Wars, mothers rarely get a mention: Padme died in childbirth; and Shmi was brutally killed after losing her son to the Galactic...
Chewbacca Actor Invites 'Star Wars' Fan's Widow To Home At Christmas

Chewbacca Actor Invites 'Star Wars' Fan's Widow To Home At Christmas

Natasha Hinde  31.12.2015
The wife of late 'Star Wars' fan Daniel Fleetwood had a wonderful surprise this Christmas, after Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew invited her...
George Lucas Reveals Why He Wasn't Impressed With 'The Force Awakens'

George Lucas Reveals Why He Wasn't Impressed With 'The Force Awakens'

Daniel Welsh  31.12.2015
‘Star Wars’ creator George Lucas has finally seen the new instalment, ‘The Force Awakens’, but it seems he’s unimpressed with...
Why 'The Force Awakens' Is the Perfect Star Wars Movie at the Right Time

Why 'The Force Awakens' Is the Perfect Star Wars Movie at the Right Time

Alan Boiston  30.12.2015
Last week I was lucky enough to attend the European Premiere for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the buzz on the red carpet being an almost...
How to Find Happiness After 'Star Wars: Episode VII'

How to Find Happiness After 'Star Wars: Episode VII'

Veronica Melkonian  30.12.2015
I actually found myself longing to live a long time ago in a galaxy far far away, I as a little jealous of all the excitement wrapped up...
Carrie Fisher Is Exacting Sweet Revenge On Those Age-Shaming Her

Carrie Fisher Is Exacting Sweet Revenge On Those Age-Shaming Her

George Bowden  30.12.2015
'Star Wars' actor Carrie Fisher has hit out at those commenting on her age on Twitter, saying ageist remarks hurt "all three" of her feelings. READ...
This 'Star Wars' Prequel Could Have Worked Out Very Differently

This 'Star Wars' Prequel Could Have Worked Out Very Differently

Ashley Percival  30.12.2015
The ‘Star Wars’ prequel ‘Attack Of The Clones’ could have worked out very differently, as Leonardo Dicaprio has revealed he was...
Daisy Ridley From Star Wars: The Force Awakens Is Our Newest Style Crush

Daisy Ridley From Star Wars: The Force Awakens Is Our Newest Style Crush

Poorna Bell  29.12.2015
The red carpet can be treacherous territory to navigate for a newcomer but 23-year-old 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' actress Daisy Ridley...
The Best Films of 2015

The Best Films of 2015

Roger Crow  24.12.2015
2015: a year of extraordinary films, fascinating indie flicks and nostalgic blockbusters. Here's my favourite 30 movies - and a few of...
'Star Wars' Fan Goes To Extreme Lengths To Be Named Ultimate Champion

'Star Wars' Fan Goes To Extreme Lengths To Be Named Ultimate Champion

Daniel Welsh  24.12.2015
‘Star Wars’ fever has swept the nation ever since the release of ‘The Force Awakens’ earlier this month, but one fan in America...
A Long Time Ago, in a Galaxy (Not So) Far, Far Away...

A Long Time Ago, in a Galaxy (Not So) Far, Far Away...

Matthew McCormack  23.12.2015
The desert scenes in The Force Awakens clearly reference British films about war in North Africa such as Ice Cold in Alex. Finally - and...

Neil deGrasse Tyson Takes Down 'Star Wars The Force Awakens' With Science

Nitya Rajan  22.12.2015
It has happened. Neil deGrasse Tyson, the famed scientist has commented on 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' with a wonderful list of what...
People Had A 'Star Wars' Hairstyle Contest On Instagram, And It Was Amazing

People Had A 'Star Wars' Hairstyle Contest On Instagram, And It Was Amazing

Rosy Cherrington  22.12.2015
The words 'Star Wars' and 'hair' may instantly conjure up images of Princess Leia's buns, but there's actually a whole galaxy of options...
Losing Your 'Star Wars' Virginity

Losing Your 'Star Wars' Virginity

Piney Gir  22.12.2015
I returned home and proudly showed my new P.J.s to my boyfriend, he gave me a blank smile. It turns out he is a Star Wars Virgin (how?)...