The Definitive ‘The Last Jedi’ Case For Rey Skywalker – Themes

Written by: Needs_More_Sprinkles, robotical712, Josey

In the first article we explore how the themes of the movie and franchise belie the idea Rey is just someone caught in the middle of the Skywalker family drama. Our belief is, in making Rey appear unrelated, the movie is actually thematically necessitating her inclusion in the family’s ranks.

Part of our analysis of The Last Jedi.

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The Definitive Post-“The Last Jedi”Case For Rey Skywalker – Introduction

A Shadow Council tour de Force

Written by: robotical712, Josey, Needs_More_Sprinkles

The vast majority of the fandom feels The Last Jedi has unequivocally shut the door on Rey being the daughter of a legacy character, particularly Luke Skywalker. In this series, we’ll make the case that the movie does not close the door, but in fact makes the Rey Skywalker theory just as viable, and immeasurably more meaningful, satisfying and powerful.

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Rumors of Rey Skywalker’s Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated

The movie told us one answer while showing us the actual answer the whole time. Spoilers at the jump.

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Shadow Council Spoiler Policy

Per feedback and discussion, we’re going to implement the following spoiler policy:

  1. Our WordPress blog will contain movie spoilers starting December 15th in clearly marked posts.
  2. Our Social Media accounts, including Tumblr, will refrain from featuring spoilers until January 1st.
  3. This moratorium includes answering questions or reblogging content containing spoilers. DMs are fine.

May the Force be with you!

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