Maybe just me, but was Pedro Pascal’s character really the focus of season 1 anyway? Mando roams around with the bounty hunter helmet on, expressionless and often with a very dry, yet effective delivery (credit Pascal there). It was all about Baby Yoda, er, The Child. Everybody wanted Mando’s playful, cute alien buddy and Mando … Continue reading What if The Mandalorian focuses on new characters halfway through season 2?
When it comes to highly anticipated The Mandalorian Season 2 which is coming October 30, 2020 to Disney+, not having a season 2 trailer available the month before is … curious. Any day now? Insider Grace Randolph has now revealed the reason, as she’s claiming that the studio “didn’t like” the season 2 trailer and … Continue reading Do “BIG” problems exists with The Mandalorian Season 2?
I don’t get the internet hate aimed at Kathleen Kennedy. Hold the angst, Star Wars fans, she might have been a strong executive producer and had a hand in ruining Disney Star Wars, but I’m applying greater damage to the writers and directors than the executive producer. Many have blamed Kennedy for shutting down projects, … Continue reading Kathleen Kennedy and The Mandalorian Rumors
Season 1 “Chapter 8 – “Redemption” Two stormtroopers kicking it on a break waiting on their evil leader, Moff Gideon, and instructions. With The Child in tow, one of them punches Baby Yoda when he moves around in a sack. They decide to finally take him out when “he’s not moving” (something the internet is … Continue reading TV SERIES Review: The Mandalorian S1E8 Chapter 8 – Redemption ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️½
Season 1 “Chapter 7 – The Reckoning” Carl Apollo Creed Weathers offers Mando an opportunity to clear his name with the guild by returning with The Child for a mission with the client who originally wanted The Child. Mando stops by and recruits Cara Dune to join – she accepts. From there the Razor Crest … Continue reading TV SERIES Review: The Mandalorian S1E7 Chapter 7 – The Reckoning⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Season 1 “Chapter 6 – The Prisoner” Mando stops at a port to accept a new mission along with several mercenaries: to enter the heavily fortified new republic prison ship protected by droids. We’ve seen Mando show off his battling skills several times and this episode is no exception. He gets to team up with … Continue reading TV SERIES Review: The Mandalorian S1E6 Chapter 6 – The Prisoner ⭐️⭐️⭐️½
Season 1 “Chapter 5 – The Gunslinger” Mando encounters a brief spaceship firefight only to emergency land on Mos Eisley. His ship needing repair, a female dock mechanic at port offers to fix, but Mando needs more coin. He heads into a cantina and meets a new guild recruit who has a difficult mission and … Continue reading TV SERIES Review: The Mandalorian S1E5 Chapter 5 -The Gunslinger⭐️⭐️⭐️½
What follows is my mostly non-spoiler review of the episode, but these episodes are so short that you probably just want to watch it yourself and then come back and read. At the end I’m including reviews by others. I cannot guarantee of course that those reviews won’t spoil more than you want, so proceed … Continue reading TV SERIES Review: The Mandalorian Season 1 Episode 4 – Sanctuary⭐️⭐️⭐️½
Season 1 “Chapter 3 – The Sin” The Mandalorian turns in Baby Yoda and gets the bounty of baskar steel used to forge powerful new armor. He asks what will happen to baby Yoda during the exchange, which is met unfavorable by the handler. And then it’s back to the cantina to meet Apollo Creed, … Continue reading TV SERIES Review: The Mandalorian Season 1 Episode 3 – The Sin ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Season 1 “Chapter 2 – The Child” ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ The Mandalorian is transporting baby Yoda (not really Yoda, but sure looks like him) and runs into Jawas scavenging his spaceship. Trapped on the planet, he is offered a plan to recover the parts, but it’s not without risk. Almost as amazing an episode as the first … Continue reading TV SERIES Review: The Mandalorian Season 1 Episode 2 – The Child ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️