Episode 147: The Last Jedi Is the Best Luke Skywalker Film. Period. Full Stop.

On this week's episode, Beks, Devin, Eve and Jeremy sit down and chat everything from Star Wars underperforming in the Chinese film box office to Disney's streaming woes and retcon rumors that have whispers of Obi-Wan returning for Episode IX. We also take a closer look at Luke's journey and hypothesize on whether or not The Last Jedi was indeed Skywalker's greatest film. So, was it? Listen below to find out what the gang thinks! 

News Stories For the Week: 

  • Why ‘Star Wars’ Movies Are Bombing at the Chinese Box Office, According to ‘Rogue One’ Star Donnie Yen (Link)
  • Disney Reportedly Wants the Star Wars Broadcast Rights Back for Its New Streaming Service (Link)
  • Disney Will Not Include Any STAR WARS Films From Before 2019 to Their Streaming Service (Link)
  • Could JJ Abrams Retcon Rey's Origin With Obi-Wan? (Link)
  • The Resistance Broadcast – Did Reactions to Episode VIII Cause Script Changes For Episode IX? (Link)

Closer Look: The Last Jedi is the Best Luke Skywalker Film. Period. Full Stop. 

  • ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Is the Best Luke Skywalker Movie Ever (Link

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