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Solo: A Star Wars Story Reviews

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May 18, 2018
It's a smorgasbord of fanservice moments that practically look directly into the camera and wink, but each time it happens, the gesture gets less and less endearing.
June 6, 2018
The two entries into the new trilogy have felt epic and heavy but also joyous and uplifting. Solo tries to grasp at both ends of this spectrum, with doomed romances alongside soaring Falcon chase sequences, but it never really reaches either.
May 20, 2018
There's a whole galaxy out there, but Ron Howard doesn't seem to realise it. His Han Solo prequel is a pedestrian journey through a series of inconsequential set-pieces, where character development of its iconic protagonist is stuck to the surface.
May 15, 2018
This movie springboards off the flaws of Star Wars movies that have come before it, not the strengths... If new Star Wars movies are meant for a new generation, then I feel like a new generation deserves better than this.
May 24, 2018
My main beef is that there is no sense of originality despite it being an origin story.
June 1, 2018
The problems extend from characterization to plot.
May 30, 2018
If you want to see a perfect example of a once-loved and brilliant movie franchise being milked bone-dry, then the prequel spinoff "Solo" is the movie for you.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
May 15, 2018
"Solo" is not an awful movie, it just has a few awful parts that feel uninspired.
May 24, 2018
An annual Star Wars film might have been the childhood dream of many of us, but Solo suggests otherwise.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
May 25, 2018
Whenever "Star Wars" tries to develop one of the franchise's key characters, it whiffs. "Solo" is no exception, a disappointment on par with "The Last Jedi" and the prequels.
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
May 29, 2018
Franchise fatigue is real and it's acutely felt in a galaxy far, far away.
May 21, 2018
It's cool that Solo: A Star Wars Story lets you know how Han met Chewbacca and Lando. But that's just enough intrigue to fill a trailer -- not a feature film.
May 25, 2018
Taking its cues from the superhero origin story, Solo goes to great lengths to do fan service over its two-hour running time. For the rest, this prequel is a by-the-numbers entry in the franchise and easily the weakest film in the rebooted series.
May 23, 2018
Could Solo, like Rogue One, become something deeper than an appeal to nostalgia? As it turns out, the answer's no.
May 16, 2018
The only thing this version of Han would do first to Greedo is bore him to death.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/10
May 25, 2018
These auxiliary tales are starting to look less and less like true standalone efforts, picking up the bad habits of one too many convenient tie-ins from their MCU cousins.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
May 16, 2018
The rest is nothing more than a compendium of action scenes filmed in a pedestrian way and without inspiration. [Full review in Spanish]
May 25, 2018
If a robot... is the most charismatic character, something is wrong. [Full review in Spanish]
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
June 18, 2018
A complete whiff...
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
May 16, 2018
"Solo" is the worst "Star Wars" movie ever released
Full Review | Original Score: D+
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