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Star Wars Stand Alone's Include 'Han Solo' Movie & 'Boba Fett' Film

Outsiders - February 06, 2013


Walt Disney Pictures CEO Bob Iger confirmed the rumors that they were looking at doing stand-alone Star Wars movies that would focus on individual characters from the Star Wars Universe. Internet rumors started circling that a stand-alone Yoda movie may be the first movie done but Entertainment Weekly have been told by sources that the first two movies will focus on a 'young Han Solo saga, focusing on the wisecracking smuggler’s origin story, and a bounty hunter adventure with Boba Fett at the center of a rogue’s gallery of galactic scum.'

The Han Solo story would take place between Revenge Of The Sith and A New Hope and would have a new younger actor for the lead. The Boba Fett movie would take place between A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back and Return Of The Jedi up to the point where he plunges into the sarlaac pit. In the original trilogy, Fett never removed his helmet so anyone could play the role. Depending on the movie and if Fett is to remove his helmet than the studio would look into getting a bigger name to play the role.

Sources confirmed this was the direction the development was taking, although they cautioned it’s still very early in the process. Lucasfilm and Disney declined to comment on the information.






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Bespin refugee
2014-01-18
12:45 am

[url= (link) Kennedy On the Sequels And Stand-Alone Films[/url] 
Bespin refugee
2014-01-08
9:14 pm

I'm wondering how, or [I]if[/I], they're going to fill in the 30 year gap. I thought the animated series would do it, but, since that's going to be pre-ANH, the stand-alone movies would be a good option. I understand basing films around your most popular characters, but, once you establ... read more 
Wheeljack35
2014-01-08
8:42 pm

They could do shadows of the empire..I know the cast is old but if they do it in CGI like the way the Polar Express was animated they could make the actors look like they did back in the day.Remember Harrison wouldn't be in this movie 
Bespin refugee
2014-01-08
7:47 pm

[url= (link) Fett & Han Solo Stand-Alone Movie Details Revealed?!?[/url] 
yojoebro82
2013-12-18
2:07 pm

[quote name='CaptainTriumph' timestamp='1387370749' post='16805470'] [quote name='Bespin refugee' timestamp='1387346478' post='16805467'] [url= (link) Solo Stand-Alone Film For 2016?[/url] According to the article, 2015 - Episode 7 2016 - Han ... read more 
CaptainTriumph
2013-12-18
12:45 pm

[quote name='Bespin refugee' timestamp='1387346478' post='16805467'] [url= (link) Solo Stand-Alone Film For 2016?[/url] According to the article, 2015 - Episode 7 2016 - Han Solo Stand-alone 2017 - 2018 - Boba Fett Stand-alone 2019 - 2020 - Yoda Stand-alone Sh... read more 
Bespin refugee
2013-12-18
6:01 am

[url= (link) Solo Stand-Alone Film For 2016?[/url] According to the article, 2015 - Episode 7 2016 - Han Solo Stand-alone 2017 - 2018 - Boba Fett Stand-alone 2019 - 2020 - Yoda Stand-alone Shouldn't Ep 8 be 2018 (3 years apart), or, are they now talking about sequels every other y... read more 
JoeRhyno
2013-02-07
10:15 pm

Man.. I really wish the Live Action show happened... I mean, it probably, or something like it, could still happen, but just the thought of a Rogue Squadron show, like the Battlestar reimagine... sigh... that would have been cool. As long as they didn't make all the main characters female, lol. 
Bespin refugee
2013-02-07
10:12 pm

With all of the 'Han Solo Adventures' novels and EU stories*, I don't see a real need for a 'young Han Solo' movie, not to mention the challenge of casting a young Harrison Ford. Are we looking at the [i]Star Wars[/i] equivalent of the [i]Last Crusasde[/i] openning sequence? see ... read more 
yojoebro82
2013-02-07
10:10 pm

[quote name='JoeRhyno' timestamp='1360274130' post='16784584'] Whatever would happen, it would be cool if at the end of the Han Solo movie, he meets up with Lando and wins the Falcon. That'd be kind of cool.. heck, there are a lot of things I think that could be in the H... read more 
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