The Road to the End: The Star Wars Saga Leading Up to ‘The Rise of Skywalker’

The Star Wars franchise has reigned supreme since the 1970s. Nonstop box office success, tons of acclaim, and a fanbase that might be the biggest in the world when it comes to films, the Star Wars franchise has impacted pop culture in many significant ways. Listen to this edition of MovieBabble Presents: Babble With Brennan to hear Brennan and Collin breakdown the Skywalker saga leading up to the end with this week’s much anticipated Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker.

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Brennan Dubé

Brennan Dubé is a Political Science and Communications student at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada. He is a contributing freelance journalist for MovieBabble. You can follow him at both of his Twitter accounts; @BrennanForFilms and @Brennan_Dube

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  1. January 22, 2020

    […] Wars is a messy topic of discussion these days. I’m not here to discuss its merits (The Last Jedi), nor its faults (The Rise of Skywalker). I’m here to discuss one thing and one thing only, […]

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