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Hayden Christensen Explains the Physical Challenges of Playing Darth Vader

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On the D23 podcast, one of the most famous actors from the Star Wars franchise spoke about his love of Disney (FYI, he and Lightyear actor Chris Evans share a favorite Disney movie!), his daughter Briar Rose’s connection with the Disney princess Briar Rose, and his experience switching from Anakin Skywalker costumes to the iconic but uncomfortable Darth Vader costume in the new ...

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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’ Part III: Better, The Force is Getting Stronger

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Fanatic Overall Score: 7/10 WARNING: THIS ARTICLE CONTAINS SPOILERS SECOND WARNING THIRD WARNING Wednesday, June 1, saw the release of the third episode of Disney+’s limited series, Obi-Wan Kenobi. Last Friday, I wrote an admittedly scathing review of the show’s double-episode premiere, but I made it clear that I would continue watching the show in its entirety. I stand by my ...

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Disney+ Edits ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ After Release

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The return of Ewan McGregor as the Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi has been highly anticipated by fans of the Star Wars franchise (even though the Scottish actor didn’t want to return for his Jedi role at one point). Now that the Disney original series has finally premiered on Disney+, it has unfortunately received some negative reviews — and one significant edit. ...

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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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‘Andor’ Teaser Trailer Is Released

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Star Wars fans have been spoiled lately as more and more content from a galaxy far, far away has headed towards Disney+ — and now the next Star Wars Disney+ Original Series is getting closer! The series Andor is on its way this summer, and the teaser trailer for the new show was just released . Watch the brand-new teaser trailer for #Andor, streaming ...

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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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