There may be a dozen featurettes and documentaries out right now that give you a taste of what it’s like to be on the Star Wars: The Last Jedi set, but none let you set foot on it. Until now.

A Star Wars VR set video has been released that gives you an idea of what it’s like to step onto the set of The Last Jedi. The Star Wars VR video allows you to walk alongside BB-8, dive into the salty trenches of Crait, and most importantly, sit in the orchestra itself as legendary composer John Williams scores the film. Get your VR goggles out, this is going to be an out-of-this-world experience.

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In this edition of Star Wars Bits:

  • Some exciting new additions to canon from an unexpected source
  • Frank Oz talks about Yoda’s future in the Star Wars universe
  • Some galactic experts discuss an explosive theory about Kylo Ren
  • Some stunning looks behind the scenes at Star Wars: The Last Jedi
  • And much more!

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holdo force sensitive

Vice Admiral Holdo blessed us for only a short stretch of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, but she she left us with a lasting impression — and one of the most stunning sequences in Star Wars history.

Laura Dern‘s violet-haired Last Jedi character managed to steal our hearts in the short time she commanded the Resistance, but we still know very little about her. But Dern recently revealed another intriguing facet of her character: Holdo was Force-sensitive.

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last jedi deleted scene

Star Wars: The Last Jedi is the longest Star Wars movie to date. It would’ve been even longer with the inclusion of several deleted scenes that are featured on the home video release. Now, Mark Hamill, has voiced his regret over the deletion of one specific scene: Luke mourning the death of Han Solo.

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Star Wars The Last Jedi Honest Trailer

By now we’re all familiar with the intense arguments that have sprouted in reaction to Star Wars: The Last Jedi, so we don’t have to rehash them here. Instead, we’re going to let the folks at Honest Trailers stir the pot for us by creating a two-for-one roast of The Last Jedi that simultaneously praises the movie while making fun of it, mocking all the fanboys who can’t stop hating it, as well as all the vocal fans who will defend it to death. Read More »

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Star Wars The Last Jedi gag reel

Star Wars: The Last Jedi has been available to buy on Digital HD platforms for a little while now, today marks the first time the latest film in the Star Wars saga is available to own on Blu-ray and DVD. To celebrate, Entertainment Tonight has released another peek at one of the film’s bonus features: a gag reel that shows Oscar Isaac‘s Poe Dameron getting slapped repeatedly by Carrie Fisher‘s General Leia, actors making goofy faces on the set, and more.
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New Blu-ray Releases

(Welcome to Not Dead Yet, a feature dedicated to new Blu-ray releases and what special features you should be excited about. Because yes, some of us still like to own physical copies of our movies.)

Hello, physical media fans. This week sees a big Blu-ray release: Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Below, I delve into nearly every special feature contained on the Blu, from making-of featurettes to deleted scenes. In addition to the Last Jedi Blu-ray review, you’ll get a look at new Blu-ray releases for Jumanji: Welcome to the JungleBehind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon, and this year’s Best Picture winner, The Shape of Water

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last jedi concept art

There was one genuinely surprising cameo in Star Wars: The Last Jedi – Yoda. Early marketing for the film did a great job keeping the late Jedi master out of sight, making his big reveal all the more delightful. Now, as The Last Jedi heads to Blu-ray, the cat’s out of the bag. Newly released Last Jedi concept art highlights Yoda’s return. Plus, watch an excerpt of the full Yoda scene below.

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last jedi backlash

Star Wars: The Last Jedi came out three months ago, but director Rian Johnson will be discussing its intense fan backlash until he’s in his grave. Or at least, until his next Star Wars trilogy is released.

Right before the release of Last Jedi, Johnson was given the keys to a new Star Wars trilogy that he gets to shape from scratch. But when Last Jedi was released, all hell broke loose. Fan outcry was all anyone could talk about, and it dominated every interview that Johnson gave about Last Jedi. But in spite of that, Johnson assures that he won’t let it affect him or the new trilogy.

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LEGO Star Wars The Last Jedi

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows.

In this edition, a video essay attempts to solve the mystery of J.J. Abrams by looking at his work on Felicity. Plus, watch a LEGO version of Star Wars: The Last Jedi in two minutes, and see a Pacific Rim: Uprising music video with a Jaeger performing some pretty sick dance moves. Read More »