Star Wars

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The Bigger Luke Hypothesis: going deep on Star Wars’ most absurd fan theory
According to diehard ‘Lukers’, two Luke Skywalkers appear in the original trilogy – one a tiny bit shorter than the other. James Shackhell investigates

James Shackell

26, Oct, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Oscar Isaac films – ranked!
As he appears in cinemas in Dune and The Card Counter – and on TV in Scenes from a Marriage – we rate the best roles of the rakish smoothie, from space fighter to folk singer

Guy Lodge

21, Oct, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Frank Oz on life as Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy and Yoda: ‘I’d love to do the Muppets again but Disney doesn’t want me’
He played some of the most memorable characters of all time on The Muppet Show and Sesame Street - then became a brilliant comedy director. What is he most proud of?

Hadley Freeman

30, Aug, 2021 @5:00 AM

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‘I wouldn’t take my kids to this’: Star Wars’ Phil Tippett on his hellish animation Mad God
The leading visual effects designer, whose credits include Star Wars and Jurassic Park, has spent three decades directing his gruesome animated fable

John Bleasdale

20, Aug, 2021 @7:00 AM

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‘I never saw my guitar again’: readers on belongings they lost in a breakup
Long after two people have gone their separate ways, some partings still rankle. Readers reflect on the beloved items they left behind

Guardian readers

30, Jul, 2021 @2:43 PM

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Darth Vader’s helmet raises charity funds in May the 4th auction
Items collected by the late David Prowse, who played Vader, go under hammer in Bristol

Steven Morris

04, May, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Star Wars: the Bad Batch review – badass clones strike back
Following on from the long-running animation Star Wars: The Clone Wars, this new Disney+ series boasts mutant renegades and action-packed fight scenes. May the fourth be with you!

Jack Seale

04, May, 2021 @5:00 AM

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DisneyMustPay: authors form task force to fight for missing payments
Coalition of author groups call for Disney to pay outstanding royalties owed to writers of novels and comics including Star Wars, Alien and Buffy the Vampire Slayer series it now owns

Alison Flood

28, Apr, 2021 @5:07 PM

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Laddie: The Man Behind the Movies review – Star Wars film boss gets his name up in lights
Alan Ladd Jr greenlit Star Wars, Alien, The Omen and many more – winning the lasting admiration of countless directors and actors. Now, his daughter has made a heartfelt celluloid tribute to the producer

Andrew Pulver

24, Apr, 2021 @6:02 PM

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Star Wars: Darth Vader actor David Prowse’s items up for auction
Actor’s collection, including The Empire Strikes Back script, will be sold on 4 May in his home city of Bristol

Steven Morris

19, Apr, 2021 @4:16 PM

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Hear me out: why Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker isn't a bad movie
The latest in our series of writers defending unloved films is a defense of JJ Abrams’s troubled sci-fi sequel

Jordan Hoffman

15, Mar, 2021 @2:04 PM

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Racist trolls may think they own Star Wars, but the saga's diversity issues are not cut and dried
The social media harassment of Kelly Marie Tran was abominable, but it’s not fair to say that racism is baked into the epic franchise’s core

Ben Child

05, Mar, 2021 @12:00 PM

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