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Solo: A Star Wars Story
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 2018
Bradford Young, ASC, recently discussed his lensing of Solo: A Star Wars Story, noting that the film--initially directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller before they were replaced by Ron Howard--was inspired at first in part by Robert Altman’s McCabe & Mrs. Miller.
Sunday, Jun. 3, 2018
"Solo: A Star Wars Story" is losing momentum quickly at the box office, even with a relatively quiet weekend free of any new blockbuster competition. After an underwhelming launch, the space saga fell 65 percent in weekend two with $29.3 million from North American theaters, according to studio...
Sunday, May. 27, 2018
In the largest disturbance yet in Disney's otherwise lucrative reign over "Star Wars," the Han Solo spinoff "Solo: A Star Wars Story" opened well below expectations with a franchise-low $83.3 million in ticket sales over the three-day weekend in North American theaters.
Wednesday, May. 16, 2018
If there's one takeaway from "Solo: A Star Wars Story ," it's that our favorite scoundrel had been through a lot before he ever met up with Luke, Obi-Wan and Leia.
Sure, he'd talked up his Kessel Run time and out-maneuvering Imperial ships, but this film contains at least three epic set-...
Thursday, May. 3, 2018
Ron Howard's 40-year directing career almost ended before it began. His first day directing a feature film, the high-octane road movie "Grand Theft Auto," came the day after his 23rd birthday.
"I thought I was going to be fired by lunchtime," remembers Howard. "The second day felt more...
Monday, Apr. 23, 2018
Summer starts early this year in Hollywood with the potentially record-breaking release of "Avengers: Infinity War" Thursday, and the marquee Marvel superheroes couldn't be coming at a better time.
The box office for the year is down nearly three percent, and the industry is looking to...