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The Star Wars stand-alone movies have been a swirling vortex of mystery and rumors ever since it was unveiled that Disney would be branching out beyond the new, core trilogy. Some said they’d focus on old characters, with Han Solo, Yoda, and Boba Fett all getting their own origin story movies. Some have said they’ll revisit old events from the original trilogy from… Continue reading The First 'Star Wars' Stand-alone Movie Casts One of This Year's Best Actress Nominees

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As much excitement as there is over the upcoming “Star Wars: Episode VII,” there’s just as much interest in the standalone — of spinoff — “Star Wars” movies that Lawrence Kasdan and Simon Kinberg overseeing. Characters like Yoda and Han Solo have been rumored to be the subjects of the movies, but now a source is saying that bounty hunter Boba Fett will be the… Continue reading The First 'Star Wars' Standalone Movie Will Be About Boba Fett: Source

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Last week we got official news that Wonder Woman was joining Batman vs Superman and that X:-Men: Apocalypse was coming in 2016, which caused Movies.com managing editor Erik Davis to muse about how all these other superhero franchises bringing in or spinning off tons of heroes and villains meant we were finally feeling the true effect of The Avengers. And oh how… Continue reading 'Venom' and 'The Sinister Six' Will Get Standalone Films After 'The Amazing Spider-Man 3'

Are you sick of “Star Wars” news yet? I hope not, because Entertainment Weekly just confirmed some big stuff. In addition to the J.J. Abrams-directed “Episode VII,” EW reports that Disney is planning spin-off films for two of the franchise’s most beloved characters, Han Solo and Boba Fett.

According to EW, the Han Solo movie would focus on the smuggler’s origin story and “would take place in the time period between… Continue reading 'Star Wars' Spin-Off Movies: Boba Fett and Han Solo Get Stand-Alone Properties