Star Wars: The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson is developing an all-new trilogy set in the galaxy far, far away, and it’s exactly what the franchise needs at this point in time. Disney famously acquired Lucasfilm back in 2012 and went right to work on a full slate of annual film releases that wouldn’t just add to the Skywalker saga, but also flesh out other aspects of the canon. A key selling point of Star Wars‘ new future was the prospect of spinoff movies that presented an opportunity to expand horizons and add to the lore. However, in the early going, things didn’t exactly go that way.

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