People say the Ewok movies aren’t canon, they never happened, nobody likes them them … but we’re saying maybe that’s not true? Join us as Ewok Movie Month rages on we take a look at some of the many things first seen in the two made for television Ewok films that have spread into other eras of Star Wars! From Nightsisters to video games to Galaxy’s Edge, the Ewok Movies are EVERYWHERE! And listen for an EXCLUSIVE Blast Points Ewok Movie Month report from Talking Bay 94 as Brandon interviews TEEK herself, Niki Botelho! They talk about studying Warwick Davis’ movements as a Wicket stand-in, Wilford Brimley and all the Teek Love in the world today! If that wasn’t enough, there’s tons of amazing messages from listeners on why THEY love the Ewok movies!! It’s an all out Ewok Movie Love Fest so listen today!
It’s Ewok Month week THREE and it’s time to get deep into the incredible mythology of the Ewok Saga! To help us with this quest, we welcome Marie-Claire Gould from the wonderful What the Force podcast. Join us as she breaks down the hero’s quest in Caravan of Courage, the heroine’s journey in Battle for Endor, a brain exploding Hidden Fortress parallel, the meaning of the Gorax, Teek, Fairy Tales and so much more. It’s an illuminating episode that will make you never look at the Ewok Adventures the same way again! So sing that sweet lullaby to Wilford Brimley, listen today and celebrate the love!
Ewok Month continues as we look at the dark, bizarre and beautiful second chapter in the Ewok Stand Alone Cinematic Saga, 1985’s The Battle for Endor. It’s the lighthearted Sunday night kids film George Lucas said he wanted to be all about DEATH and it shows! How did this weird one get made? Who made it? How many times do they talk about friends and family dying? Does Wilford Brimley REALLY drop an F-bomb in the movie? What are some of our favorite parts? Tune in as we answer all those crucial questions and more!
So fly away like the little bird Father Towani told you about and celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!