Star Wars: Before and After The Force Awakens The Fool Who Follows Him We all remember the witticism of old Obi-Wan in A New Hope when the Jedi Master berates the Force-denying smuggler with his pointed proverb: “Who is the more foolish: the fool or the one who follows him?” Of course, Han follows Obi-Wan […]
Karl and Jason break down the three characters who invite our heroes of the sage to begin their Hero’s Journies: Qui-Gon, Obi-Wan, and Maz Kanata! They look at how these wise, older characters invite our heroes to begin their journeys!
Karl and Jason discuss our Big Three Heroes’ calls to adventure. They look at Anakin, Luke, and Rey and how they are invited onto their adventures and how they respond and move forward to follow the call!
Everyone knows that time travel isn’t possible, yet. Sure, we’ve had plenty of examples on TV, films and books with characters coming and going through the time stream. Einstein even has a theory that proves it is possible but, to this day we just can’t do it. Now, that doesn’t mean a little slice of […]
Obi-Wan is the Man. He is a mentor, and more importantly friend to those around him. He is – without a doubt – my favorite character in Star Wars. I absolutely loved Ewan Mcgregor’s portrayal of the character in the prequels, but I have to admit that I have a very special place in my […]