Solo at 5
Here’s the latest from those great folks over @ Fantha Tracks
It’s hard to believe it’s been half a decade since the second anthology film in the Star Wars saga graced our screens but boy, this film has aged well. Let’s dive past the Kessel Run and take a look.
In order to really appreciate this film we need to go back to the time it was released. For the original and prequel trilogies we were used to a film every three years. These release dates always worked so well albeit we were in a different time, not only for the world but for how we consumed media. Flashforward to the modern era under Disney and it was time for an annual Christmas release strategy. The Force Awakens, Rogue One and The Last Jedi all adhered to this, but Solo was the first film to be released in May since 2005’s Revenge of the Sith…