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Star Wars Report Podcast

The flagship show of starwarsreport.com, hosts Riley Blanton and Mark Hurliman talk about all the latest Star Wars news. From Star Wars Rebels to the upcoming theatrical films, and all other new Star Wars projects, they cover it all. The show also features conversation and coverage of Star Wars Celebrations, Dragon Con, and other fan gatherings. Packed with in-depth interviews, reviews, and can’t-miss coverage and commentary, the Star Wars Report is YOUR Star Wars podcast home.

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We Rip the Arms Off of Solo! – SWR #332

A full positive review of Solo: A Star Wars Story with Bruce Gibson, Riley Blanton, Scott Ryfun, Mark Hurliman, Christy Morris, and Michael Morris. Is Alden Ehrenreich a good Han Solo? What about the rest of the cast and the story? And that big reveal!!! Plus, Riley gets initial reactions from U.S. Air Force lieutenants. […]

1hr 54mins

28 May 2018

Rank #1

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The Rise of Skywalker – Trailer Reaction!! – SWR #375

Mark, Riley and Bruce are joined by Christy Morriss to talk about The Rise of Skywalker trailer! Hear Bruce and Christy’s in-person account of seeing the reaction live from Star Wars Celebration! The Star Wars Report is available on Apple Podcasts! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review! You can show your support of The Star Wars Report podcast […]

47mins

13 Apr 2019

Rank #2

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Ben Solo and Redemption in The Rise of Skywalker – SWR #417

Riley, Bruce, and Mark Reunite to talk about the theme of Redemption in Star Wars and how it played out in Ben Solo’s journey. You can show your support of The Star Wars Report podcast by becoming a Patron at www.patreon.com/starwarsreport Get all kinds of exclusive bonus content for our patron supporters!  Topics:  Ben’s Journey Download the mp3 HERE! (Right-click and “save […]

38mins

2 Jan 2020

Rank #3

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Final Rise of Skywalker Trailer Reaction – SWR #399

Aaron Goins, Scott Ryfun, and Bruce join Riley LIVE for a first reaction to the final TROS trailer! You can show your support of The Star Wars Report podcast by becoming a Patron at www.patreon.com/starwarsreport Get all kinds of exclusive bonus content for our patron supporters! Topics: The final trailer! Boba’s Bounty: N/A Feedback: N/A ————————————————————- Download the mp3 HERE! […]

33mins

23 Oct 2019

Rank #4

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Dark Rey! Mando Trailer! Obi-Wan is Back! Oh My! – SWR #393

Obi-Wan is back! The Mandalorian has a trailer, and we break down the Dark Rey teaser! The Star Wars Report is available on Apple Podcasts! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review! You can show your support of The Star Wars Report podcast by becoming a Patron at www.patreon.com/starwarsreport Get all kinds of exclusive bonus content for our patron supporters! Topics: […]

1hr 35mins

28 Aug 2019

Rank #5

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How Palpatine Fits Into Rise of Skywalker – SWR #398

Bruce and Riley hit on Rian Johnson’s newfound hesitance about his upcoming trilogy + new comments from J.J. Abrams lead to theories abounding about the role of old Palps in TRoS.   You can show your support of The Star Wars Report podcast by becoming a Patron at www.patreon.com/starwarsreport Get all kinds of exclusive bonus content for our patron supporters! […]

51mins

14 Oct 2019

Rank #6

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10 Minutes Before TRoS – Our Final Thoughts Going In – SWR #414

Riley and Bruce get together live, in-person before the Atlanta Press screening to give their thoughts going into the Rise of Skywalker! You can show your support of The Star Wars Report podcast by becoming a Patron at www.patreon.com/starwarsreport Get all kinds of exclusive bonus content for our patron supporters!  Topics:  Pre-TRoS Download the mp3 HERE! (Right-click and “save as”) […]

12mins

18 Dec 2019

Rank #7

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Mandalorian Trailer 2 Reaction – SWR #400

Bruce Mark and Riley revisit the TRoS Trailer and then the new Mando trailer drops mid-show! You can show your support of The Star Wars Report podcast by becoming a Patron at www.patreon.com/starwarsreport Get all kinds of exclusive bonus content for our patron supporters! Topics: The final TRoS trailer! Mark’s Trailer thoughts  Star Wars: Ewan McGregor Confirms Obi-Wan Series […]

1hr 1min

29 Oct 2019

Rank #8

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Episode IX starts filming! – SWR #342

Episode IX is in front of cameras and Riley is back with Stephen Kent from Beltway Banthas and Michael Morriss. Star Wars Report is available on Apple Podcasts! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review! You can show your support of the Star Wars Report podcast by becoming a Patron at www.patreon.com/starwarsreport Get all kinds of exclusive bonus content for our […]

58mins

6 Aug 2018

Rank #9

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Ep. IX Cast Announced! – SWR #341

Riley is back with Mark and Michael, and Bethany to chat about the breaking cast announcement! Star Wars Report is available on Apple Podcasts! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review! You can show your support of the Star Wars Report podcast by becoming a Patron at www.patreon.com/starwarsreport Get all kinds of exclusive bonus content for our patron supporters! Thanks to […]

55mins

30 Jul 2018

Rank #10

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Revisiting Revenge of the Sith – SWR #379

The trio, Mark, Bruce and Riley catch up on the latest in SW! The Rise of Skywalker trailer breaks records, Deals for May the 4th, Toys “R” Us comeback and Riley watched ROTS with his girlfriend for her 1st time. He has thoughts. The Star Wars Report is available on Apple Podcasts! Be sure to subscribe, […]

47mins

1 May 2019

Rank #11

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Multiple Episode IX Stories – SWR #345

Episode IX has more developments: Dominic Monaghan has been added, using deleted scenes of Leia, principal photography’s end date, and on-the-set photos in our spoiler section. In a sneaky way, we also now know when Star Wars Resistance takes place. Hosts Riley Blanton, Bruce Gibson, and Mark Hurliman. Star Wars Report is available on Apple Podcasts! Be sure to […]

47mins

27 Aug 2018

Rank #12

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Clone Wars Saved at Comic-Con – SWR #340

#CloneWarsSaved. Riley reports in from Comic-Con International in San Diego about the return of The Clone Wars, fan reactions, new Padme and Obi-Wan & Qui-Gon books, and the Trail of Poe Dameron. In addition, he provides interviews with LEGO, Topps, Coffee with Kenobi, and The Legal Geeks. Bruce and Mark also discuss the Solo digital/Blu-ray release and […]

1hr 3mins

23 Jul 2018

Rank #13

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The Leia Connection + 1st TFA & TLJ Reactions – Star Wars Tonight! – SWR #412

The Music of the Final TRoS trailer brilliantly links Rey to Leia’s story. Riley Breaks it down. You can show your support of The Star Wars Report podcast by becoming a Patron at www.patreon.com/starwarsreport Get all kinds of exclusive bonus content for our patron supporters!  Topics: The Music of the Final TRoS trailer brilliantly links Rey to Leia’s story. […]

34mins

11 Dec 2019

Rank #14

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The Skywalker Legacy – SWR #426

Annnnd, we’re back! Join Riley and Bruce as they break down the TRoS home video bonus features and the latest on the Clone Wars You can show your support of The Star Wars Report podcast by becoming a Patron at www.patreon.com/starwarsreport Get all kinds of exclusive bonus content for our patron supporters!  Topics:   Rise of  Skywalker Home Video […]

46mins

10 Apr 2020

Rank #15

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J.J. Dishes Out New TRoS Details On GMA w/ Mark Newbold – Star Wars Tonight! – SWR #405

Star Wars Tonight Returns with special guest Guest: Mark Newbold – https://fanthatracks.com You can show your support of The Star Wars Report podcast by becoming a Patron at www.patreon.com/starwarsreport Get all kinds of exclusive bonus content for our patron supporters!  Topics: ‘Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker’ Featurette: An Emotional Look At Four Decades Of The Pop Culture Force https://buff.ly/2sfbF5V Star […]

51mins

25 Nov 2019

Rank #16

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New Release Dates Announced for next Trilogy – SWR #381

Riley is joined by Joey Tavano of RetroZap! to discuss the announcement of the release date of the next SW trilogy – and TPM turns 20! The Star Wars Report is available on Apple Podcasts! Be sure to subscribe, rate and review! You can show your support of The Star Wars Report podcast by becoming a Patron at www.patreon.com/starwarsreport Get […]

1hr 2mins

15 May 2019

Rank #17

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The Sin – Mandalorian Ep 3 With Thomas Harper – SWR #404

Back for the Friday Show with special guest Guest: Thomas Harper – https://twitter.com/thomasLharper You can show your support of The Star Wars Report podcast by becoming a Patron at www.patreon.com/starwarsreport Get all kinds of exclusive bonus content for our patron supporters!  Topics r/StarWars – NEW Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker International Poster https://buff.ly/2D6tPcg Disneyland’s first Rise of the Resistance commercial reveals new […]

32mins

22 Nov 2019

Rank #18

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That’s Not How The Force Works – SWR #336

Solo & Star Wars spin-off films. Rumors swelled this week about the standalone “A Star Wars Story” films…off-again, on-again. We break it down along with listener feedback, a possible remake of The Last Jedi, author Chuck Wendig’s tweets, Boba’s Bounty, and more! Join Bruce Gibson, Michael Morris, Christy Morris, Matt Rushing, and Bria LaVorgna. Star Wars Report is […]

1hr 24mins

25 Jun 2018

Rank #19