Gina Carano Fired from Lucasfilm, #CancelDisneyPlus Trends

Gina Carano, Star of Disney+’s The Mandalorian, has been fired from Lucasfilm, future Star Wars projects and her talent agency. The move came after a posting yesterday on Instagram wherein she compared the plight of conservatives in Hollywood to Jews in Germany before the Holocaust and claimed that they were facing discrimination and mob harassment.Continue reading “Gina Carano Fired from Lucasfilm, #CancelDisneyPlus Trends”

GUG Review – News of the World (2020)

I’ve been meaning to put more effort into linking my work being published outside of the Cultural Revue more frequently. Part of my initial goal with this website was creating a space where I can accumulate my waste swath of disparate material across the internet into one convenient place where anyone can find it. Admittedly,Continue reading “GUG Review – News of the World (2020)”

A Brief Recap of The Mandalorian – Season 2 Finale

HEAVY SPOILERS AHEAD for The Mandalorian Episode 16 Holy Crap… they actually pulled the trigger on the one thing I didn’t think they would do. I’m currently writing Geeks Under Grace’s Season 2 review but I wanted to pump out a quick note on the finale that addressed some of the massive events from theContinue reading “A Brief Recap of The Mandalorian – Season 2 Finale”

Boba Fett Spin-Off “Book of Boba Fett” Announced for Disney+ in the Mandalorian Series Finale

In the post-credits scene for The Mandalorian Season 2, a surprise stinger for the rumored Boba Fett series appeared with a tentative premiere date of December 2021! As we talked about last week, Disney’s extensive slate of Disney+ announcements announced the plan to release dozens of Star Wars, Marvel and Disney shows over the nextContinue reading “Boba Fett Spin-Off “Book of Boba Fett” Announced for Disney+ in the Mandalorian Series Finale”

A Brief Recap of The Mandalorian – Episode 15

I was worried going into this episode that this was going to just be another filler episode. After last week’s episode set the stage for the finale, I didn’t just want an episode about Mando breaking Bill Bur’s character out of jail. Thankfully that wasn’t exactly what we got. Bill Bur gets excused from hisContinue reading “A Brief Recap of The Mandalorian – Episode 15”

A Brief Recap of The Mandalorian – Episode 14

When the title drop of “the tragedy” appeared in the opening credits for this week episode, my heart honestly sank. I shouldn’t have been surprised. We’ve reached the point of this season where the story needs to start building up to a decisive conclusion and ramping up the stakes. Nothing that happens is shocking. ThatContinue reading “A Brief Recap of The Mandalorian – Episode 14”

A Brief Recap of The Mandalorian – Episode 13

The episode this entire season has built up to has arrived! Boy was it a doozy! The episode does NOT hold off getting to the point quickly. The episode immediately debuts with Ahsoka Tano single handedly laying siege to a village on a swamp planet with her two white lightsabers from Star Wars: Rebels. AsContinue reading “A Brief Recap of The Mandalorian – Episode 13”

A Brief Mandalorian – Episode 11 Recap

The writers of The Mandalorian are really starting to fall back on Deus Ex Machinas in a pinch too frequently. Last episode was resolved by the X-Wing pilots swooping in to save the day at the last minute and this episode starts with Mando needing to be saved again after being captured by pirates. ConvenienceContinue reading “A Brief Mandalorian – Episode 11 Recap”

A Brief Mandalorian – Episode 10 Recap

I’m getting really invested into The Mandalorian once again! I couldn’t actually tell you why. For the most part, I’ve grown weary of spectacle blockbusters of late. For whatever reason though this show seeps right through my logical analysis into my lizard brain and makes me really REALLY happy! I already reviewed the season premiereContinue reading “A Brief Mandalorian – Episode 10 Recap”