Daily Podcast: Did The Star Wars Sequel Trilogy Use More Bits From George Lucas' Treatments Than We Thought? Avatar, Dexter, Static Shock, And Last Starfighter

On the October 19, 2020 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman, senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Chris Evangelista to discuss the latest film and tv news, including Star Wars, Avatar, Dexter, Static Shock, and Last Starfighter.

In The News: 

  • Do you think we'll end up seeing one of the major studios buying out one of the major chains?
  • Why do you think they didn't make this a Disney+ animated movie or series instead?
  • Maybe more of George Lucas' original treatments made it into the final films than we think?
  • How can they redeem the Dexter finale?
  • Is this going to be a sequel, reboot or legacequel?

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