Episode CCCXV: Teach Me You Did and an Irish Preview

Episode CCCXV: Teach Me You Did and an Irish Preview

Episode CCCXV: Teach Me You Did and an Irish Preview Recorded 4/29/19 Bryan and Holly gathered to talk about Teach Me You Did, the annual May 4th Celebration of teachers and mentors through the lens of Star Wars. They talked about Solo and his mentor Beckett, as well as other mentors in Star Wars. Then, they offered a preview of their upcoming trip to Ireland...

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Episode CCCXIV: Sheev Palpatine

Episode CCCXIV: Sheev Palpatine

Episode CCCXIV: Sheev Palpatine Recorded 4/22/19 With all eyes on Darth Sidious after his (alleged) reappearance in The Rise of Skywalker, Bryan and Holly decided to do a deep dive into the character and try to discover what might motivate him. Is it revenge? Power? Wealth? Or is he just unflinchingly evil? They trace is beginnings and his ends and all points in...

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Episode CCCXIII: Star Wars Celebration Special

Episode CCCXIII: Star Wars Celebration Special

Episode CCCXIII: Star Wars Celebration Special Recorded 4/14/19 Bryan and Holly took a trip to Star Wars Celebration Chicago and saw all of the things. From the Episode IX trailer and the Mandalorian to the Clone Wars and the 20th Anniversary of The Phantom Menace, they saw it all and brought you this report. If you like the show, please leave us...

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Episode CCCXII: Middle Chapters

Episode CCCXII: Middle Chapters

Episode CCCXII: Middle Chapters Recorded 4/7/19 Inspired by the words of Star Wars author Jason Fry, Bryan and Holly got together to talk about the function of middle chapters in Star Wars and how they always seem to zag when you expect them to zig. They discuss Attack of the Clones, The Empire Strikes Back, and The Last Jedi in this context. If you like the...

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Episode CCCXI: 365 Women of Star Wars with Amy Richau 

Episode CCCXI: 365 Women of Star Wars with Amy Richau 

Episode CCCXI: 365 Women of Star Wars with Amy Richau Recorded 3/31/19 Amy Richau, the woman behind 365starwars.com joins Bryan and Holly to talk about some of the women behind the Star Wars films, her project to highlight them, and what contributions from women we’re excited to see in the future of Star Wars. They also had an intriguing discussion...

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Episode CCCX: Tom Spina Loves Tauntauns

Episode CCCX: Tom Spina Loves Tauntauns

Episode CCCX: Tom Spina Loves Tauntauns Recorded 3/25/19 Holly and guest Tom Spina discuss Tom’s plans for Star Wars Celebration, both with his company Regal Robot and as a panelist. They also talk about Tauntauns, Wampas, and Tom’s adventures in prop restoration. If you like the show, please leave us iTunes/Stitcher/iHeartRadio/Spotify reviews and share us...

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Episode CCCIX: Queen’s Shadow

Episode CCCIX: Queen’s Shadow

Episode CCCIX: Queen’s Shadow Recorded 3/17/19 Holly and Bryan are joined by Bria Lavorgna to discuss E.K. Johnston’s new book Queen’s Shadow. Queen’s Shadow tells the tale of Padme Amidala’s transition from queen to senator, as well as tales of her handmaidens, particularly Sabe. If you like the show, please leave us...

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Episode CCCVIII: The Beginning

Episode CCCVIII: The Beginning

Episode CCCVIII: The Beginning Recorded 3/10/19 Bryan and Holly dive deep into the original behind the scenes documentary for The Phantom Menace, The Beginning. They talk about favorite moments, what it taught them, and what it’s like looking back on Phantom Menace and its making after more than 20 years. If you like the show, please leave us...

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Episode CCCVII: Galaxy’s Edge

Episode CCCVII: Galaxy’s Edge

Episode CCCVII: Galaxy’s Edge Recorded 3/3/19 Bryan and Holly discuss the avalanche of Galaxy’s Edge news and details. They talk about the most exciting updates, the things they’re most excited for, and what they think the park is really going to be like. If you like the show, please leave us iTunes/Stitcher/iHeartRadio/Spotify reviews and...

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Episode CCCVI: The Phantom Menace Reminisces

Episode CCCVI: The Phantom Menace Reminisces

Episode CCCVI: The Phantom Menace Reminisces Recorded 2/24/19 With news of a 20th anniversary of The Phantom Menace panel coming to Star Wars Celebration, Bryan and Holly got together to talk about the film and their experiences with it after all this time. They talk about the time and place  in which the film came out, where they were  at in their lives, and...

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