The Problem With Short Films Before Movies, Star Wars, Robert Rodriguez, Lord of the Rings
Nov 30th, 2017 by slashfilmdaily
On the November 30, 2017 episode of /Film Daily, Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film senior writer Ben Pearson and /Film writer Chris Evangelista to discuss the latest news, including a Star Wars news extravaganza with bits ranging from The Force Awakens to The Last Jedi to standalone films. Also in the news: director Robert Rodriguez and the Lord of the Rings television series.
In the News:
‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Ending Changed At The Last Minute
‘The Force Awakens’ Title Referred To Both Kylo Ren and Rey
‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Almost Made Luke Skywalker Blind
‘Star Wars’: Denis Villeneuve Interested in Directing a Standalone Film
Director Robert Rodriguez Is Going Low-Budget Again With His Next Film
HBO Passed on the ‘Lord of the Rings’ TV Series – Here’s Why
In Our Feature Presentation: Hot Take: ‘Olaf’s Frozen Adventure’ Should Not Have Debuted Before ‘Coco’
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