Tag: Star Wars

‘Rogue One’ a triumphant comeback for Star Wars

By: CHRISTINE GIVER Columnist I know that the excitement of “Rogue One” has come and gone, but anyone who hasn’t seen it more than once should definitely give it a re-watch. Let me first make it clear before I delve into the rest of this column that this particular installment is very heavy on opinion.

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Rogue One: The story “Star Wars” fans deserve

By: CHRISTINE GIVER Columnist While I realize this can be just as controversial a topic as the presidential election, depending on the audience, there is something I just have to say. I did not like “Star Wars: Episode VII.” To put it more specifically, it disappointed me in several significant ways. Anyone who is an

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The long awaited return of the Jedi

By: CHRISTINE AIKEN Columnist aikenc@umail.iu.edu Undoubtedly, every “Star Wars” fan in the world nearly, or actually, screamed the first time they saw the new trailer for “The Force Awakens” the moment that Han Solo and Chewbacca appeared on screen. This isn’t “The Phantom Menace,” boys and girls. This is the first “Star Wars” sequel featuring

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Disney and the war over ‘Star Wars’

By Dylan Lemert Columnist    Perhaps this article was only a matter of time. Like any “Star Wars” fan under the age of 30, I didn’t have the luxury of seeing the groundbreaking original series in all its campy, cinematic glory. Instead, I grew up on the prequels, the films that are considered by most

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