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‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Finale: An Unfulfilling Conclusion to a Poorly Written Story

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Overall Fanatic Score: 7/10 Warning: The following contains spoilers! Second Warning Third Warning Welp. The final chapter of the most anticipated and most disappointing Disney+ original addition of the Skywalker Saga is finally here. After watching it myself, completing the promise I made in my first review of the series, I am anything but fulfilled. And if this conclusion delivers me ...

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‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Part V Made Me Laugh When I Should’ve Cried, Worst *SPOILER* Scene in the Saga

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Fanatic Overall Score: 4.5/10 Warning: Contains Spoilers Second Warning Third Warning Just when I thought this straight-to-streaming installment of the Skywalker Saga could not get any more disappointing, a new episode came along to prove me wrong. Part V of Star Wars’ Obi-Wan Kenobi dropped on Disney+ on Wednesday, June 15, and with it, one of the weakest deliveries yet. After four ...

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‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Part IV: Terrible Execution of a Crucial Part of the Story

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Overall Fanatic Rating: 4.5/10 Warning: This Review Contains Spoilers Second Warning Third Warning Part IV of the Disney+ Original Star Wars Series Obi-Wan Kenobi dropped on Wednesday, June 8, and as we review this episode, dear readers, let’s talk about the difference between an idea and its execution. We are now 2/3 of the way through one of the most anticipated (and, ...

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‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’: Terrible Acting, False Suspense, and Cheap Fan Service

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Updated: 6/15/22 (See below for reviews of Parts III, IV, and V) Fanatic Overall Score: 5/10 WARNING: THIS ARTICLE CONTAINS SPOILERS SECOND WARNING THIRD WARNING May 27 marked the release of the highly-anticipated Star Wars limited series, Obi-Wan Kenobi, on Disney+. After watching the first two episodes, I have to say I am incredibly disappointed with what Lucasfilm delivered. What ...

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‘Star Wars Wasn’t Me’: Obi-Wan Kenobi Actor Discusses Doubts About His Role

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Ewan McGregor’s character Obi-Wan Kenobi is a fan favorite among characters in the Star Wars universe; however, the Scottish actor wasn’t always certain that he wanted to play Obi-Wan. Back when McGregor was first considering playing young Obi-Wan in the Star Wars prequels (which are now famously maligned), the Moulin Rouge actor has revealed that he had serious doubts about the ...

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Ewan McGregor’s Wife Joins ‘Star Wars’ Series

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Scottish actor Ewan McGregor’s fans are apparently not the only ones inspired by his return to his Star Wars role as Obi-Wan Kenobi! McGregor’s wife Mary Elizabeth Winstead (who just became his wife in April 2022) is joining the Star Wars universe too. In a recent interview with Vanity Fair, Ewan McGregor revealed that his new wife is in fact joining the “Star Wars ...

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‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Update: New Trailer Released, More Info Revealed

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Star Wars fans are less than one month away from the double-episode launch of the highly-anticipated limited series Obi-Wan Kenobi, and as Disney and Lucasfilm with everyone, “May the Fourth be with you,” they also share some new information–including a new trailer. Check it out: The trailer gives fans the first indication that Kenobi and Owen Lars knew each other, and ...

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PHOTOS: Disney+ ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Gets New Inquisitor Villain

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Star Wars fans are getting closer and closer to the release of the highly-anticipated limited series Obi-Wan Kenobi on Disney+. On March 9, an exclusive from Entertainment Weekly gave an inside look at what fans can expect–most notably a new villain. Related: John Williams to Compose ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Theme Meet Reva, one of Darth Vader’s force-sensitive inquisitors. Brought to life by actress Moses Ingram, ...

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PHOTOS: A First Look at the Returning Obi-Wan Kenobi

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The man referred to by Entertainment Weekly as “everyone’s favorite bearded Jedi master”, Obi-Wan Kenobi, is back for his upcoming TV series on Disney+ — and a more detailed first look at the new and improved Obi-Wan in the upcoming Star Wars series has been released! Obi-Wan Kenobi is played by Scottish actor Ewan McGregor, just as he was in previous ...

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