Shot-by-shot Analysis of the Star Wars: The Force Awakens Teaser 2 (Part 1)

Happy Star Wars Day!! The latest Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser dropped two weeks ago at Star Wars Celebration in Anaheim. Like a doofus I actually tuned in for entirety of the Episode 7 panel, which included useless behind-the-scenes photo reveals, mind-numbingly boring cast interviews, and finally the brand-spankin’-new teaser debut—which I replayed 20-25 times that day, examining every detail and creaming all over myself. It was a mess.

I begged Dan like a pestering child to record a new podcast episode with me, but he said “no way José.” So instead, I have an even better companion to chat Star Wars: Jason Heffron. Jason knows a his way around Star Wars but he isn’t a fanboy weirdo. He’s just a knowledgeable guy with good film taste who also happens to be a Star Wars fan. He’s a great person to discuss this teaser with because he has fun speculating. He and I spent a good amount of time dissecting this teaser shot-by-shot because we’re nerds. If you’re a nerd too, then kick back with a tall glass of Bantha milk and read to your heart’s content. This post is a long one… Continue reading


Episode 13: Star Wars: The Force Awakens Teaser

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This week there’s no excuse for you not to tune in (unless, you know, you think this podcast blows). In this week’s episode we yack endlessly about the teaser for Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Yeah, the one released in November of last year. If you’ve had trouble with our podcast up until now, it might be because we bully you into watching the films we chat about before you listen. And since the past several weeks have been Oscar-nominated snooze-feasts, no one can blame you for passing on a few episodes. I mean let’s face it, even we had to drag ourselves to Selma kicking and screaming. Continue reading