Rian Johnson, director of Star Wars: Episode VIII, had the film’s cast and crew watch six classic films prior to shooting The Last Jedi. You can find a related article here.

In the months leading up to the premiere of The Last Jedi, Vintage Recap will take a look at each one of the films, and speculate on what elements of the film we may see in The Last Jedi.

This episode includes a primer on on the series, and gives insight into the art of critiquing film. Joining Devin are longtime Unmistakably Star Wars personalities, Jeremy Scott and Tyler Sharp.

Vintage Recap is an occasional series that highlights and discusses Star Wars related items from the 1970s and 1980s. If you have an idea for a future series, let us know by contacting us at unmistakablystarwars[at]gmail[dot]com.