- The L.A. Time‘s Hero Complex blog has a report from the Egyptian Theatre premiere; More photos at Monsters & Critics.
- George Lucas tells reporters why The Clone Wars was able to forgo most of the prequels’ big-name actors.
- Mental Floss has seven reasons The Clone Wars will be worth seeing. (Snark alert!)
- Scientific American has a lengthy Q&A with The Science of Star Wars author Jeanne Cavelos on the scientific possibilities of The Clone Wars – they also sit down with Dave Filoni.
- Cinematical’s Monday morning poll asks if you’re excited for The Clone Wars. As I type this, it’s 52.9% ‘Nope, not excited at all.’
- Controversy! A (negative) AICN review of the movie was taken down at
Lucasfilm’sWarner Brothers’ request.
- Since Rotten Tomatoes still isn’t calculating, here are some reviews from the majors: The Hollywood Reporter, Variety, Empire. We’ll start getting the bulk of them later this week. When I’m on a plane and most of CJ will be getting drunk. Great timing, huh?