Star Wars: The Force Awakens Official Trailer

While not book related, this is Star Wars related, and I am, after all, the Jedi Librarian. A little less than 13 months to go folks.

Natacha Guyot

When I heard the first official trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens would go online today, I was extremely excited. The trailer went beyond my expectations. While I’d have loved to see some of the old gang show up, I think that keeping them out of this first trailer until a second or third one is actually pretty brilliant.

I had goosebumps and so many feels watching (and rewatching) this trailer. I’ve been a Star Wars fan since I was two year old and Star Wars has always had a significant place in my heart and life.

I was very happy to see three identified characters (not included the Dark side we see from behind that I want to believe can be Gwendoline Christie, until I’m proven wrong! And what a lightsaber!) the first two were a person of color and a female one, thanks to John Boyega and…

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First Look at Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

Loved this book and can’t wait to see it on the big screen!

Legion of Leia

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

Today we got our first look at Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, which is based on the book by Seth Grahame-Smith, and it features some kick ass ladies in fancy dress. Hey, the zombie apocalypse has been going on for decades and these girls are ready to fight. In the shot from EW, we see Elizabeth (Lily James), Lydia (Ellie Bamber), Mary (Millie Brady), Jane (Bella Heathcote), and Kitty (Suki Waterhouse) with weapons at the ready.

“Even in the original story, Elizabeth’s a fighter and beyond her contemporaries in her ambitions and her ideas of women,” James told EW. “She’s a badass warrior. She’s a ninja.” How do you even do that in a corset?

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies will hit theaters next year.

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