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5 New Star Wars: Episode VIII Teases From Director Rian Johnson

Tue Jan 10 07:16:29 EST 2017 | Comic Book
The next movie in the Skywalker Saga of Star Wars has a long time between now and its release (over 330 days still to go), but with Rogue One technically in the rearview mirror (go see it, or see it again if you haven't, though!), Episode VIII is beginning to dominate the conversation. Spunout from their 2017 movie preview, USA Today chatted with writer-director Rian Johnson about his upcoming Star Wars movie, and bucking the trend of extreme secrecy at Lucasfilm, he act..

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The next movie in the Skywalker Saga of Star Wars has a long time between now and its release (over 330 days still to go), but with Rogue One technically in the rearview ..
“I want it to be a blast and to be funny and to be a ride the way ‘The Force Awakens’ and the original ‘Star Wars’ movies were,” Johnson said. Some of this fun will include time in..
We still know so little about Star Wars: Episode VIII. Does Tom Hardy have a cameo? Will Chewbacca rip some arms off a space Nazi? Will we finally find out who Rey’s parents are? (..
Star Wars: Episode VIII is the middle film in the new sequel trilogy, and because of that, everyone expects it to be dark like The Empire Strikes Back. Some of its actors have even..
With Rogue One: A Star Wars Story now out for four weekends, the conversation is beginning to shift primarily to Star Wars: Episode VIII. The film, topping most "most ant..
Star Wars: Episode VIII director Rian Johnson recently sat down with USA Today to talk about his highly anticipated film project. As a fan of Johnson's previous film work, I'm exci..
Although the launching for the next Star Wars movie is still months away, it is quite surprising that developments about the new episode have been under wraps. Despite the muffled ..
Those of you hoping to finally refer to the sequel to “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” as something other than “Episode VIII” are going to have to wait a little longer. Director Rian..
Star Wars: Episode VIII director Rian Johnson recently talked with USA Today about his highly anticipated upcoming film. In the process, he confirmed that the film will pick up imm..
(Photo : Getty Images/Vince Talotta ) In Toronto on December 3, 2015 Replica's on display of Star Wars character's that will be in the new Star Wars film : The Force Awakens . "Sta..
So far, the most we’ve heard about Star Wars: Episode VIII has come from a very enthusiastic Adam Driver, who has praised how “socially active” the film is, among other things. Now..
It's almost hard to believe, but Rogue One: A Star Wars Story has been out for about a month. The first standalone movie in a galaxy far, far away has been making tons of cash, whi..
Even though this new Star Wars trilogy launched by J.J. Abrams in Star Wars: The Force Awakens is shining a spotlight on classic characters like Han Solo (Harrison Ford) and Luke S..
(Photo : Getty Images/Vince Talotta ) In Toronto on December 3, 2015 Replica's on display of Star Wars character's that will be in the new Star Wars film : The Force Awakens . "Sta..
Now that Rogue One is in theaters and the calendar has officially flipped to 2017, Star Wars fans can safely start their mass consumption of all information on Star Wars: Episode V..
Rian Johnson, who wrote and directed the untitled Star Wars: Episode VIII movie, revealed some secrets for the highly anticipated sequel to The Force Awakens. However, don’t expect..
Since much of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story takes place immediately before the events of Episode IV: A New Hope, director Gareth Edwards wanted to include two vital characters ..
After reports that Tom Hardy will have a cameo in Star Wars: Episode VIII began making the Internet rounds, it was only a matter of time until the actor was asked outright about hi..
Even though it was great to see familiar faces like Han Solo and Leia Organa when Star Wars: The Force Awakens was released in December 2015, the new Star Wars trilogy is mostly po..
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story has officially become the second ranking Star Wars movie ever at the U.S. box office, after just three weeks in theaters. Rogue One hit $461 ..
Later this year, Lucasfilm will see the next piece of its new Star Wars trilogy fall into place. Star Wars: Episode VIII will hit theaters in December 2017, and production on the f..
Two fresh rumors hit the Star Wars blogosphere that both center around the ships we'll be seeing in Star Wars: Episode VIII. The film, currently in post-production, doesn..
Tom Hardy has addressed rumours that he’ll be making an appearance in Star Wars Episode VIII, which hits cinemas this December. The rumour that Hardy would appear in the next ..
The Star Wars: Episode VIII rumors are flowing fast now that Rogue One, at least on a promotional side, is mostly in the rearview mirror. After a rumor about about new bi..
Even though the First Order isn't the same as the Empire, the tyrannical organization introduced in The Force Awakens borrows several elements from its Imperial predecessor. The st..
Luke Skywalker is, without doubt, one of the most popular characters in the history of film. Mark Hamill thinks the reason that Luke resonated with so many is actually quite simple..
Tom Hardy, who was previously reported to make a cameo in "Star Wars Episode VIII", has responded to the rumor. He is asked whether he will appear as Stormtrooper, but his answers ..
I don't want to put the Bantha before the cart here, because I know there isn't even an official title yet. But come on. Where is the teaser trailer for Star Wars: Episod..
In a galaxy not so far way, there's a new Skywalker in town. A new gibbon species was discovered in southwest Asia, and scientists have named it for the famous "Star Wars" characte..
A team of researchers named a newly-discovered species of primates in eastern Myanmar and southwestern China after the famous fictional clan at the center of the Star Wars franchis..
Not long ago, a theme park very close to home announced that its Star Tours exhibit would be getting an upgrade in honor of Lucasfilm’s Star Wars: Episode VIII. Yesterday, Disney P..
A rumor has been going around (we’ll get to the spoiler-y specifics in a bit) that Tom Hardy of Mad Max: Fury Road and Myspace fame may have a cameo in Star Wars: Episode VIII. Whe..
Of all the characters that we're excited to see again in Star Wars: Episode VIII it's possible none is as intriguing as the villain, Kylo Ren. Now the actor that plays him says tha..
Director Rian Johnson has revealed that his Star Wars: Episode VIII has had a title for a few years now — since his first draft of the film. And with the upcoming install..
With the release of the follow-up to Star Wars: The Force Awakens less than a year away, it's time to start slowly ratcheting up anticipation for the movie. But what can writer and..