Why Star Wars is even worse than You thought it Was

June 14, 2009 at 04:48 | Posted in Film critique, star wars | Leave a comment

 

I just came across an idiosyncratic and very good critique of the Star Wars series. I could never stand Star Wars very much, at least not since I stopped being a teenager – but I never spent much effort analysing why. The obvious absurdity of lightsabers and superluminal flight always seemed enough for me, but it wasn’t until today that I realized how outright malevolent the Star Wars mythology really is. Read it here.

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