Kneel Before Pod – Photogenic Memory (148)

Star Wars Day (May the 4th) is upon us once again and Kneel Before Pod continues its annual discussion of the Star Wars movies in release order. This year it’s time to venture into Prequel Country with the 1999 release Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace. The team discusses how good the word…

Star Wars: Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker

The Skywalker Saga is brought to an end in J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars: Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker. It’s safe to say the new Star Wars trilogy has been a source of much controversy among fans for various reasons but the divide has been largely around whether you prefer The Force Awakens or…

Kneel Before Pod – Ewok Dance Party (121)

It’s time for Kneel Before Pod’s annual pilgrimage to the Star Wars universe in aid of Star Wars Day; also known as May the 4th. This year the team discuss the finale of the Original Trilogy; Episode VI: Return of the Jedi. The discussion covers divisive plot lines, Palpatine’s villainy and the Ewok celebration buffet. Craig and Angus can…

Solo: A Star Wars Story

The Star Wars franchise delivers the backstory of iconic scoundrel and smuggler in Ron Howard’s Solo: A Star Wars Story. Prequels are a tricky business because storytellers have to sell an adventure that audiences will already know about in a broad sense. The Star Wars franchise has a troubled history with prequels thanks to the…