Other ‘Star Wars’ stories yet to be told
The ‘Star Wars’ spinoffs you’re not looking for
But what about exploring the lesser-known stories of the Star Wars saga? Here are some suggested pitches for Disney’s next two-dozen-or-so forays into the Star Wars universe.
The Shape of Jabba
A blind woman falls madly in love with a gangster on Tatooine. He may be a lecherous slug—but she doesn’t know that.
The Silence of the Banthas
Jedi apprentice Ahsoka Tano interviews a bounty hunter to catch a bounty hunter in this pulse-pounding R-rated thriller.
In the labyrinthine hovering streets of Coruscant, a battle droid hunts down malfunctioning droids for a living. When he finally realizes that he, too, is a droid, his whole world is turned upside down.
Sand People have it tough on Tatooine. When a young Tusken Raider lands a spot on a game show in Mos Espa, he finally has the chance to rise out of poverty for good.
Dead Jedi Society
At the Jedi Academy, a new instructor (Ki-Adi-Mundi in a star-making-turn) inspires a group of padawans, but his effervescent teachings attract the ire of the dogmatic Master Yoda.
This biopic explores the rise and fall of one of the Galactic Republic’s greatest politicians, from his humble beginnings to the surprising vote of no confidence from Queen Amidala.
Days of Pod Thunder
After Sebulba humiliatingly loses to Little Ani in a major podrace, he regains his confidence with some help from a former podracing champion (a Mon Calamari voiced by Robert Duvall).
The Supreme Leader
Snoke’s entire life story—including his motivations and anxieties—are explored in this sprawling, 4-hour epic.
An Inconvenient Hoth
In this critically-acclaimed documentary narrated by former Prime Minister candidate Bail Organa, the alarming story of how excessive coaxium usage threatens one of the great ice planets.
Full Metal Trooper
At clone trooper basic training, a young clone named Cody must reckon with a fellow clone’s incompetence—and later, his mental unraveling. Just kidding—they are all clones genetically engineered to be perfect soldiers!
No Country for Old Ewoks
Old Sheriff Wicket thought he had seen the worst of society during the Battle of Endor. When an off-world Bothan starts killing ewoks, Wicket’s worldview is shattered forever.
We Need to Talk About Kylo
Raising a child is never easy, but when you’re Han and Leia—and your son’s idol is Darth Vader—you’ve got a problem.
Jedi Master & Commander: The Far Side of the Galaxy
On a dangerous trade voyage during the Clone Wars, the gruff Mace Windu and his sensitive first mate, Plo Koon, form an unlikely bond.
Jedis Wide Shut
In this lesser-known episode from Anakin and Padme’s marriage, Anakin finds himself in a series of escalating sexual encounters until he stumbles into a Sith-inspired sex cult.
The Blair Sith Project
Three teenagers film a documentary in the Blair swamps of Naboo about the ghost of a Sith Lord reported to haunt the area.
The Gungan’s Speech
Ambassador Jar-Jar Binks must overcome a speech impediment if he is ever to grant “emergency powers to the Supreme Chancellor.”
It’s a Jango Fett movie. Besides the obvious pun, that’s it. That’s the whole movie.