Pic of the Day – Behind the scenes of Solo (2018)

Bradford Young on the set of Solo A Star Wars Story copy

Cinematographer Bradford Young (Arrival, Selma, A Most Violent Year) frames up a handheld shot of Chewbacca on the set of Solo: A Star Wars Story. That’s actor Warwick Davis behind Chewie. Davis first appeared as the Ewok Wicket in Return of the Jedi and has since played various roles in The Phantom Menace, The Force Awakens, Rogue One, and The Last Jedi.

Behind the scenes of Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)

With the latest installment of the Star Wars saga now out on Blu-ray and VOD, I culled together a few behind the scenes pics from the Making Of videos available over at the official Star Wars website and Industrial Light & Magic’s YouTube Channel.

Set Pics of the Day: The Last Jedi (2017) gallery

Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)
Who the Devil Shot It: cinematographer Steve Yedlin
Director: Rian Johnson

Photos from the official Star Wars website. The Last Jedi hits theaters on December 15th.

Also check out this sprawling gallery of posters from across the Star Wars saga.

The Posters of Star Wars

In commemoration of the 40th anniversary of the original Star Wars’s theatrical release, here’s a look back at the space saga’s history through its posters. Also check out this interesting read from Film School Rejects’ William Dass detailing the stories behind some of these iconic pieces of movie art. Continue Reading ›

Behind the Scenes: Chewbacca’s Star Wars photo archive

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In the last two weeks Peter Mayhew, the 7’2″ actor who portrayed Chewbacca in the original Star Wars trilogy, has tweeted dozens of behind the scenes pics from the films. Here’s a sampling. For more, check out Mayhew’s Twitter feed @TheWookieRoarsContinue Reading ›

On the Road: See Chewbacca’s head and Walter White’s underwear at the Museum of the Moving Image

 

The Museum of the Moving Image in Queens, New York contains more than 1,400 artifacts from the history of motion pictures – everything from silent film-era cameras to Star Trek happy meal boxes. (continue reading) Continue Reading ›