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‘Revenge of The Sith’ Is Underrated. No, Really.

Looking at the better sides of the final installment in the ‘Star Wars’ prequel trilogy 15 years after its release

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‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘The Rise of Skywalker,’ and the Challenges of Modern Fandom

Two of the biggest properties of the century wrapped up their stories with critical failures. Why did they fail to stick their landings?

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What Does the Final Scene of ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Mean?

Mal and Jason discuss the series’ final four episodes on Disney+

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The ‘Clone Wars’ Finale Perfectly Tied Together Every Era of ‘Star Wars’

The animated series—which began more than a decade ago—finally concluded Monday with a send-off that positioned both its writer and its most memorable character for expanded roles in the franchise’s future

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Taika Waititi Revived the ‘Thor’ Franchise. Can He Give ‘Star Wars’ a Boost?

The director will helm a future ‘Star Wars’ feature film, while Leslye Headland will be in charge of an upcoming television series

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Ask the Underscore: ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars,’ ‘Survivor,’ and More

Answering your questions about the final season of ‘The Clone Wars’, the greatest seasons of ‘Survivor,’ and more

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A New Season of ‘The Clone Wars’ Is a Small Miracle for ‘Star Wars’ Completists

Long ago left for dead, the animated series gets a new life on Disney+ with its seventh season, which begins on Friday

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: The Best Episodes and Arcs of ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Ranked (Seasons 1-6)

Mallory and Jason pick their favorite episodes and arcs from the first six seasons of ‘The Clone Wars’

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: Darth Vader’s Eight Best Moments in ‘Star Wars’

Mallory Rubin and Jason Concepcion go deep on arguably the most iconic character from the ‘Star Wars’ saga, Darth Vader

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: Ranking the Best ‘Star Wars: Rebels’ Episodes and Arcs 

Mallory and Jason give us their picks for the top eight episodes of the Disney XD series

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: Darth Vader: A Character Study/The Farewell

Mal and Jason analyze the archetypal villain Darth Vader by exploring his life, lessons, and legacy

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: Star Wars Rebels

Mallory and Jason explore how the animated TV series presents a newfound perspective, examine the iconic villain Grand Admiral Thrawn, and more

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: Ahsoka Tano’s Best Moments, Ranked

Mallory Rubin and Jason Concepcion dive into the iconic character Ahsoka Tano, from ‘Clone Wars’ and ‘Star Wars Rebels’

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: Ahsoka Tano—a Character Study

Plus, Mallory and Jason list eight of the top Ahsoka moments

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Surprise, the Obi-Wan Kenobi Disney+ Series Is Delayed Indefinitely

The series is the latest in a string of Disney-led ‘Star Wars’ projects to hit a snag during the production process

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: Genndy Tartakovsky’s ‘Star Wars: Clone Wars’

Mallory Rubin and Jason Concepcion teach you everything you need to know about Genndy Tartakovsky’s 2003 animated series ‘Clone Wars’

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: ‘The Clone Wars’

Mal and Jason celebrate the canonical animated TV series ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ by exploring its crucial role in expanding the universe

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The Alleged Trevorrow Script Would Have Prevented a Lot of the Problems of ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’

But even assuming the Reddit description of it is legit, there’s no guarantee it would’ve delivered a better onscreen experience than ‘The Rise of Skywalker’

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: Explaining the History of LucasArts

Mallory Rubin and Jason Concepcion teach you everything you need to know about the history of ‘Star Wars’ video games

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: ‘Star Wars’ Video Games

Mal and Jason discuss their own game-playing experiences, and rank characters with Ben Lindbergh

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How to Handle Baby Yoda

Mallory Rubin knows exactly what to do

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John Williams Defined the Sound of ‘Star Wars’—and Remained the Franchise’s Most Reliable Piece

The legendary composer was the most consistent part of the franchise. What will happen now that he’s stepped down?

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Ranking Han Solo’s Best Moments in All of ‘Star Wars’

Breaking down Harrison Ford’s top moments across the saga

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: Han Solo, A Character Study

Mal and Jason list eight of the top Han Solo moments across the films and award the Medal of Bravery

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What Does the Future of ‘Star Wars’ Hold?

With another blockbuster movie and a small-screen hit, the franchise is healthy. Yet there’s unrest in the fandom. How can Disney and Lucasfilm fix that?

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Death by a Thousand J.J. Cuts: Why the Studios Will Always Win

Unsatisfied ‘Star Wars’ diehards are demanding the release of a rumored original J.J. Abrams cut of ‘The Rise of Skywalker.' Unfortunately for those fans, their pleas echo futile movements behind other past cultural institutions.

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‘The Mandalorian’ Gave Us Everything We Wanted

Reflecting on why this piece of ‘Star Wars’ content worked where others failed

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‘Binge Mode Star Wars’: The Holdo Maneuver Explained

Mallory Rubin and Jason Concepcion teach you everything you need to know about the iconic manuever

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‘Binge Mode Star Wars’: The Darksaber—How Did It Get to ‘The Mandalorian’?

Mallory Rubin and Jason Concepcion head to the Jedi Temple to explore the history of the Saber

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: ‘The Mandalorian’ Chapter 8, “Redemption”

Mal and Jason explore the idea of the family you choose in the season finale

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‘The Mandalorian’ and the Power of an Unimpeachable Season Finale

The first installment of Disney+’s flagship series had its hiccups, but a beautiful final episode added emotional depth, set up a second season, and showed what ‘Star Wars’ could do on TV

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‘The Mandalorian’ Finale Was a Showcase for What Makes the Series Great

The Taika Waititi–directed "Redemption" brought the first season full circle while preserving the series’ main mystery for the future