The Star Wars Underworld Podcast (general)

SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY TRAILER BREAKDOWN!  On this episode, Dominic, Ben, and Chris analyze the two previews for Solo: A Star Wars Story that were released this week.  They share their thoughts on Alden Ehrenreich as Han, Donald Glover as Lando, and the rest of the cast, as well as what new ideas this film is bringing to the table.  Plus, they break down the announcement that Game of Thrones showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss are going to write and produce a new series of Star Wars films and what this means for Star Wars going forward.  Plus, Natalie Portman raps on SNL.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_09-02-18.mp3
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On this episode, Dominic, Ben, and Chris discuss the news that a trailer for Solo: A Star Wars Story will (probably) debut during the Super Bowl and share what they hope to in the preview. They also break down the character arcs of Poe Dameron and Admiral Holdo in The Last Jedi.  They analyze the evolution of Poe's character and how his conflict with Holdo played out.  Plus, gaming updates, the latest on Episode IX, and some Star Wars Rebels updates.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_02-02-18.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:28pm PDT

On this episode Dominic, Ben, and Chris, discuss the characters Finn, Rose, and DJ and their stories in The Last Jedi.  They talk about how Finn's arc was portrayed, their love of Rose, and how DJ brings something to Star Wars that's been missing.  They also delve into how Star Wars can be used as an inspiration for real change in the world.  Plus, The Last Jedi picks up several Oscar nods, some deleted scene details, and speculation about when we might see the first Solo trailer.  They also share their thoughts on the new Star Wars Rebels trailer and what may happen in the final seven episodes of the series.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_26-01-18.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:09pm PDT

On this episode, Dominic and Ciaran breakdown the trailer for the final seven episodes of Star Wars Rebels.  They discuss what role the Emperor might play, why he's interested in Ezra, and how this connects to previous seasons.  They also share what they hope to see from Ahsoka and how the show might handle references to Mortis from The Clone Wars.  Plus, what characters might die, predictions for how the series might end, and how Rebels fits in with the larger Star Wars galaxy.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: Season_Four_Midseason_Trailer.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:04pm PDT

On this episode, Dominic, Ben, and Chris discuss the arc of Luke Skywalker in The Last Jedi.  They discuss how the film approaches the idea of the man vs the myth, the lessons of Luke Skywalker's final days, and if his death was earned.  They also analyze the Solo synopsis for clues about the movie and why it was released now.  Plus, the latest Star Wars Rebels news and a discussion about that series' place in Star Wars.  All this and much more! 

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Direct download: SWU_19-01-18.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:06pm PDT

On this episode, Dominic, Ben, Chris, and Ciaran are joined by SWU Patreon supporters Mike Dengler, Katie Horn, Andy Seiner, Nikk Serrano, Joey Mays, Gary Myer, and Rusty Zion to discuss The Last Jedi and Solo: A Star Wars Story.  They delve into where they see Kylo Ren's arc going after The Last Jedi and if the character can be redeemed.  They also delve in the soundtrack for The Last Jedi and discuss how the Rian Johnson trilogy could approach it's score.  They also discuss the expectations for Solo and whether the film's relative lack of promotion will benefit the film or hinder it.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: Kanjikast_Jan_18_final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:17pm PDT

On this episode, Dominic, Ben, and Chris, continue the discussion about The Last Jedi by analyzing Rey's character arc in the film.  They discuss her interaction with characters like Kylo Ren and Luke Skywalker, what she is actually searching for, the "reveal" of her parents, and where she goes next. They also discuss what makes Star Wars comedy work and why some of the humor in The Last Jedi has been so divisive.  They debate whether the death of Admiral Ackbar was handled properly.  Plus, Solo and Rebels updates, what Rian Johnson is actually doing when he "explains" the film, and when The Last Jedi may be coming to home media.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_12-01-18.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:49pm PDT

On this episode, Dominic, Ben, and Chris, catch up on some of the news they missed following the release of The Last Jedi last year.  They look at some recent comments from Rian Johnson about the role of Snoke in the film, Rey's vision, and the reveal of who her parents were.  They also discuss fan reaction to the film, and the film's success at the box office.  Plus, Dominic and Ben review the Star Wars: Jedi Challenges augmented reality (AR) game.  Also, John Williams' contributions to Solo, and Episode IX's working title.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_LIVE_05-01-18.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:59pm PDT

It's The Star Wars Underworld's annual Boxing Day special!  This year,Dominic, Chris, and Ciaran discuss The Last Jedi with eight different guests!  They discuss Luke Skywalker's arc with Frank Rich of Star Wars Autograph News, the mysteries of the Force with Sal Perales of The Rogue Rebels and Now This Is Podcasting, the LA premiere and immediate reactions with Bryan Young of Full of Sith, the tone of the film with Laddie: The Man Behind the Movies director Amanda Ladd-Jones, the Canto Bight Sequence with Jamie Stangroom, the characters Rose Tico and Kylo Ren with Kristen Bates of The Imperial Senate Podcast, the film's shortcomings with Graham Hancock of Brick Fanatics, and fan response with Steele Saunders of the Steele Wars podcast.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_Boxing_Day_2017.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:48pm PDT

On this episode, Dominic, Ben, and Chris are joined by SWU Patreon supporters Rusty Zion, Joey Mays, Gary Myer, Katie Horn, Matt Taylor, and Jacob Campbell to continue the discussion about Star Wars: The Last Jedi.  They discuss why reactions to the film have been so mixed, Leia's flight, the Rey and Kylo's relationship, the Canto Bight sequence, Finn's arc, and Broom Boy.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_LIVE_22-12-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:31pm PDT