The Most Pointless Scenes in the Star Wars Saga

The end of pregnancy does weird things to you…for instance – everyone is telling you to “get your sleep” while you can, but yet, you find yourself waking up in the middle of the night, uncomfortable, and unable to fall asleep again for at least an hour. And what do I do during that hour+? … Continue reading The Most Pointless Scenes in the Star Wars Saga

Advertisements

Haiku Me Friday! Dagobah Cave Edition

The cave on Dagobah is one of the few moments in Star Wars where it bangs you over the head with its metaphors and deeper meaning.  Think about it…we don’t see much of this in the OT where the characters have to face their fears in this strange, almost out-of-body way. When Luke confronts Vader … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! Dagobah Cave Edition

Scene it on Friday – ESB Scene #51

Symbolism. Star Wars does not often come to mind as a movie ripe with symbolism.   It’s no On the Waterfront, that’s for sure. But this scene is (still) one of the most talked about scenes within the Star Wars saga. It deviates from Lucas’ normal way of telling his stories and instead takes you on … Continue reading Scene it on Friday – ESB Scene #51