Wookieeleaks: A Star Wars Podcast
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New Rockstars ('Westeros Weekly,' 'Inside Marvel') bring you breakdowns, theories and commentary on what's happening right now and what's coming next in the Star Wars universe.
Rise of Skywalker Rejected Script by Colin Trevorrow LEAKED! Go to https://buyraycon.com/newrockstars for 15% off your order! Brought to you by Raycon. Star Wars Episode 9 The Rise of Skywalker's early script draft by original director Colin Trevorrow has leaked, with the title of DUEL OF THE FATES! How is the story of this alternate Trevorrow version different from the theatrical release of The Rise of Skywalker? Erik Voss breaks down this alternate Episode 9 script. Why was Palpatine added to the story? Who was the original Sith Master? What is the realm of Mortis from the Star Wars animated series?

What secret did Finn try to tell Rey in The Rise of Skywalker? Director JJ Abrams revealed the truth, opening up even bigger mysteries about the future of the Star Wars universe! In Star Wars Episode 9 The Rise of Skywalker, Finn tried to tell Rey a secret but never got a chance. What did he want to tell her?

Star Wars Rise of Skywalker Breakdown & Analysis! Use code newrockstars9 to get 9 free meals. That’s $90 off your first month of HelloFresh! https://bit.ly/2M6DKDp Purchase required. What Star Wars Easter Eggs did you miss throughout The Rise of Skywalker? How does Star Wars Episode 9 parallel The Force Awakens, Return of the Jedi, and Revenge of the Sith, with key references to A New Hope, The Last Jedi, and Phantom Menace? In this Rise of Skywalker analysis, Erik Voss reviews the film scene by scene for all the interesting visual details and connections to past Star Wars films. How did Emperor Palpatine return in The Rise of Skywalker, and how could it connect to The Mandalorian? What cameos from Star Wars The Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels were hidden throughout the film? What secrets are buried in the use of COLOR throughout the modern trilogy?

Rise of Skywalker Final Scene Breakdown! How does Star Wars Episode 9 The Rise of Skywalker complete the Skywalker saga with callbacks to the previous films -- A New Hope, Return of the Jedi, and Revenge of the Sith? Spoilers ahead! What happens to Rey, Kylo Ren, Leia, and Emperor Palpatine in the ending of The Rise of Skywalker? Erik Voss explains The Rise of Skywalker ending scene, and how its deeper meaning ties into the nine films as a whole. How has Palpatine returned, and what is Palpatine's plan? What does Rey learn about her origin? And What new backstory does The Rise of Skywalker establish about Leia?

How could the #Mandalorian connect to the #RiseOfSkywalker? What secrets is #BabyYoda hiding? Thanks again to @BangEnergy for sponsoring this video! Get 25% off at bang-energy.com using code NEWROCKSTARS25! Follow the inventor @BangEnergy.CEO #BangEnergy #EnergyDrink #AdMandalorian Episode 7 "The Reckoning" gets a full analysis and breakdown, with every Star Wars Easter Egg you missed! How could the seventh episode of The Mandalorian on Disney+ set up major twists in Star Wars Episode 9 The Rise of Skywalker? Erik Voss breaks down the interesting updates to the Star Wars mythology in this episode of The Mandalorian -- the introduction of "Force healing," genetic engineering, and secret conspiracies by the Empire after its collapse. Why did Baby Yoda Force-choke Cara Dune? Who is Giancarlo Esposito's new character, Moff Gideon, and why did he shoot his own Imperial allies? Do all TIE fighters' wings fold?

Thank you Marvel Collect! for sponsoring this video! You can download and play MARVEL Collect! free here: http://bit.ly/NRockstars Star Wars Episode 3 Revenge of the Sith Analysis! How does Revenge of the Sith salvage the other prequels The Phantom Menace and Attack of the Clones with a powerful tragic descent and insidious rise of the true protagonist of the prequels, EMPEROR PALPATINE? What is the true "revenge" of the film's title, and do the Sith ever truly achieve it? In this #StarWars rewatch series, Erik Voss revisits the surprisingly effective #RevengeoftheSith, and the interesting visual details that rank it higher in most best-of lists than you might expect. What secrets of immortality does Palpatine hide in his cryptic tale of Darth Plageuis the Wise? Why do the Jedi fall so easily against Darth Sidious and Order 66? Why doesn't Count Dooku expose Palpatine's plot before his death? And how do the events of this film teach Yoda his most crucial life lesson?

Star Wars Episode 2 Attack of the Clones gets a full, in-depth analysis and rewatch! How are the weaknesses of Attack of the Clones balanced out by an introduction of the Clone Wars animated series to the Star Wars universe and an interesting subplot of Palpatine's rise to become the Emperor? Erik Voss revisits Attack of the Clones (2002) for all the interesting details you might have missed, and how John Williams' music in the final shot provides a secret silver lining to the awkward romance between Anakin and Padme. What visual details connect Attack of the Clones to The Empire Strikes Back?

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Download Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order here: https://pixly.go2cloud.org/SH1RN Make sure to use my creator code! new-rockstars Thanks to Epic Games for sponsoring this videoStar Wars Episode 6 Return of the Jedi (1983) Full Movie Breakdown & Analysis! What infamous changes did George Lucas make to the Return of the Jedi final scene, and how does this film establish the Emperor as the true villain of the entire Star Wars series? Erik Voss continues our #Wookieeleaks Star Wars rewatch series as we count down the days to the Rise of Skywalker release. In what ways is Return of the Jedi a major turning point in the series? What secrets and Easter Eggs are hidden throughout the film? What is the deeper meaning of John Williams' music?

Protect your financial identity online using virtual cards with Privacy.com, and get $5 off your first purchase TOTALLY FREE! Sign up here: https://privacy.com/newrockstars Mandalorian Episode 4 Star Wars Easter Eggs Revealed! "Sanctuary," the fourth episode of The Mandalorian on Disney+, gets a full breakdown and analysis for all the Star Wars references and visual details you overlooked! Erik Voss reviews Mandalorian Chapter 4 scene by scene for the interesting elements you missed, like the visual redesign of the AT-ST walker, homages to The Matrix in the fight choreography between Mando and Cara Dune (Gina Carano), and how the Mandalorian designers are using ET as an example of practical puppeteering to illicit strong emotional reactions from Baby Yoda.

Go to https://expressvpn.com/newrockstars, to take back your Internet privacy TODAY and find out how you can get 3 months free. Mandalorian Episode 3 Full Breakdown & Analysis! What are all the Star Wars connections and film homages you overlooked in The Mandalorian Chapter Three "The Sin" on Disney+, in which The Mandalorian returns Baby Yoda to the mysterious client, but then decides to rescue the child? Erik Voss breaks down the third episode of The Mandalorian to point out all the nods to The Empire Strikes Back, Darth Vader, Admiral Ackbar, and the secret cameo by Jon Favreau! What are the secret plans for the Baby Yoda in The Mandalorian?

Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back (1980) film analysis! Why do Star Wars diehards consider The Empire Strikes Back to be the best Star Wars film, and what production secrets give Empire layers upon layers of hidden meaning? In this special #Wookieeleaks Star Wars rewatch series, Erik Voss turns to the darker second installment, in which Darth Vader reveals himself as Luke's father, Yoda reveals himself as more than an annoying jerk, and Boba Fett still comes off as a badass. How did director Irvin Kershner change the character dynamics among Han Solo, Leia, and Luke Skywalker to give the Star Wars franchise the emotional gravity to last decades? What subtle camerawork elevates the terror of Darth Vader? What is the real-world philosophical origin of Yoda's wisdom? And how does the Wampa of Hoth foreshadow the entire plot of the film?

Star Wars (1977) Full Movie Breakdown & Analysis! How did George Lucas revolutionize filmmaking with the original Star Wars A New Hope, and what secrets behind the film's production reveal the deeper meaning of this groundbreaking achievement? The legend of Luke Skywalker, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Han Solo, Princess Leia, Chewbacca, Darth Vader, R2-D2, and C-3PO are known to all, but what is the TRUE reason Star Wars has lived on in our hearts for over 40 years? Join Erik Voss in New Rockstars official premiere of our #Wookieeleaks Star Wars rewatch series, counting down the days until the final chapter of the saga, Episode 9 The Rise of Skywalker. How does Star Wars take inspiration from Flash Gordon, 2001 A Space Odyssey, Arthurian mythology, westerns, samurai films, and WW2 aerial combat imagery? What details has George Lucas changed over the years, and how has the controversy over whether Han Solo or Greedo shot first become the actual narrative about Star Wars and the legacy of film editing? How did composer John Williams use the classic themes of Wagner to synthesize the most iconic film score of all time?

Thanks to monday.com for sponsoring this Star Wars Rogue One rewatch! Give monday.com a try at: http://go.thoughtleaders.io/1420320191105Star Wars Rogue One (2016) has aged well over the years as a Star Wars story well rooted in the most interesting aspects of the universe -- Darth Vader as a symbol of fear, the dark realities of war, and stunning visuals. What new details emerge from a rewatch of Rogue One? In preparation for Star Wars Episode 9, Erik Voss is rewatching past Star Wars films as part of New Rockstars' #Wookieeleaks series. How does the imagery, lighting, and color palette of Rogue One cause the film to dovetail perfectly into the original Star Wars (1977)? Stay tuned for future classic rewatches of the Star Wars original trilogy and prequels in the coming weeks!

Star Wars Rise of Skywalker Trailer Easter Eggs! What clues did you miss in the final Star Wars trailer that could unlock the mystery to the plot of Episode 9? Why do Rey and Kylo shatter a Darth Vader shrine, and where is this location? In this episode of #Explained, Erik Voss and special guest Danny Prikazsky break down the visual details that you might have overlooked in the Rise of Skywalker trailer. What is the story behind the dagger that Rey holds? Why is Chewbacca’s bowcaster and bandolier visible? How could have Rey and Kylo accidentally reawakened the soul of Palpatine to restart Operation Cinder?


Star Wars Timeline Breakdown! What new Star Wars film is Kevin Feige developing, and which iconic Star Wars character will star in it? How do Rise of Skywalker, The Mandalorian, the Obi Wan Kenobi series, and the upcoming Knights of the Old Republic films fit in the broader Star Wars chronology? Erik Voss breaks down the full canonical timeline of Star Wars properties, including all films and canon TV series, to explain the history of the Mandalorians, the rise of Palpatine, and the origins of the First Order. How did the Star Wars universe begin? And HOW WILL IT END??

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Star Wars Episode 9 The Rise of Skywalker Trailer Breakdown! What Easter Eggs did you miss in this Star Wars trailer that shows an EVIL REY with a dual-wield red lightsaber similar to Darth Maul? Erik Voss breaks down the missable details in this shot-by- shot breakdown of the Rise of Skywalker footage from D23. How will JJ Abrams connect all the films from the Star Wars series? Why are C-3PO's eyes red? How has Palpatine returned, and what is his plan? And how has the First Order (or EMPIRE) constructed a massive fleet of Star Destroyers in complete secrecy?

Star Wars Mandalorian Trailer on Disney+ gets a breakdown for all the details you missed! How does The Mandalorian connect to the Star Wars timeline, and how is he related to other Mandalorian armored characters like Boba Fett? Erik Voss breaks down this trailer shot by shot for all the Star Wars connections and Easter Eggs -- carbonite, astro-mech droids, a Twi'lek girl, Imperial speeder bikes, and Death Troopers. What callbacks to Rogue One can be seen in this Mandalorian trailer? Who is Werner Herzog's character and how is he connected to the Empire?