Journey to Tataouine: The Archaeology of a Faraway Galaxy

In 1976, a production company stormed the sands of Tunisia to film a little movie that virtually no one expected to be remembered. In 1995, upon finishing his PhD in archaeology, Dr. David West Reynolds contacted Lucasfilm in the hopes finding the original filming locations of Star Wars.  To his disappointment, no records were kept.  In … Continue reading Journey to Tataouine: The Archaeology of a Faraway Galaxy

Star Wars: Rebels – “In the Name of the Rebellion, Parts 1 and 2”

Warning: Spoilers Ahead. From the beginning of Star Wars: Rebels, we always knew the crew of the Ghost would hook up with larger Rebel cells and eventually find their way into the core of the Rebellion as we saw it take shape in the events of the original trilogy.  It was a foregone conclusion.  We … Continue reading Star Wars: Rebels – “In the Name of the Rebellion, Parts 1 and 2”

From a Certain Point of View: 40 Stories Celebrating 40 Years of Star Wars (Anthology)

The original Star Wars (aka, A New Hope) is the single most scrutinized film of all time, and one of the most beloved.  Dedicated fans across the world know every line by heart because we've seen it 500 times.  But as we all know in the Galaxy Far, Far Away, "... many of the truths … Continue reading From a Certain Point of View: 40 Stories Celebrating 40 Years of Star Wars (Anthology)