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Bethany Blanton joins us to talk The Force Awakens and The Holidays – CCC Ep. 032



This week we are joined by The Star Wars Report’s very own Bethany Blanton! This episode is packed with fun conversation and analysis as Bethany gives her thoughts on The Force Awakens.



In this episode Bethany recounts her experience of seeing The Force Awakens for the first time and what her favorite and most interesting parts were. We also discuss what it was like having Star Wars for the holiday season. This is one episode you really shouldn’t miss scoundrels so strap in because we are making our approach at lightspeed!


Podcast: The Force Awakens Score with Composer Gordy Haab – SWR #203

Riley sits down with Battlefront composer Gordy Haab to break down The Force  Awakens score on this week’s episode of The Star Wars Report! SWR 2

Williams is back with a complex, at times scaled back, and subtly thematic score. Gordy is a true student of John Williams and takes the time to really break down in depth all of the new theme in the TFA score!

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John Williams 1st Composer to Recieve AFI Life Achievement Award

Five-time Oscar winner John Williams will receive the 44th AFI Life Achievement Award June 9 in Los Angeles. It’s the first time that the AFI is honoring a composer… EVER.

John Williams is the Man!

“John Williams has written the soundtrack to our lives,” Howard Stringer, Chair of the AFI Board of Trustees, said in a statement. “Note by note, through chord and chorus, his genius for marrying music with movies has elevated the art form to symphonic levels and inspired generations of audiences to be enriched by the magic of the movies.”

Well deserved!


Riley’s Top 5 “Can’t Miss” events at Star Wars Celebration Anaheim

Star Wars Celebration Anaheim promises to be the best Star Wars celebration to date! The following are my personal “can’t miss” panels and event going on over the celebration weekend.

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1. Writer/Director/Producer J.J. Abrams and Producer Kathleen Kennedy

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Don’t miss the big kickoff for Star Wars Celebration Anaheim. Star Wars: The Force AwakensWriter/Director/Producer J.J. Abrams and Producer Kathleen Kennedy will be on the Celebration Stage, joined by special guests. This panel is scheduled to be simulcast to the Digital Stage from the Celebration Stage.

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Someone Who Loves You- TWL #115

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