Forty-two years in the past, following the unbelievable success of the unique Star Wars, CBS aired the Star Wars Vacation Particular on tv. Nevertheless dangerous you assume the prequels are, no matter your opinion on Disney’s sequel movies, nothing made for Star Wars earlier than or since has such an entire stinker. To at the present time it’s by no means been launched on residence video.
However that was a very long time in the past, on an leisure distribution system far, distant, and Disney thinks it’s time for a brand new take. What higher method to assist Star Wars shake off its franchise blues than by teaming up with LEGO, whose model enchantment appears to be in perpetual hyperdrive? Therefore, the LEGO Star Wars Vacation Particular, hitting the Disney+ streaming platform on November seventeenth.
Fortunately, this new cartoon is not only a LEGO-fied model of the unique, wherein a household of screaming Wookies hand around in their treehouse watching barely-coherent cooking reveals and VR porn. (Sure, that actually occurred in 1978!) The LEGO Vacation Particular is extra like a enjoyable little bit of fan fiction, wherein characters from all three eras of Star Wars motion pictures get thrown along with some Avengers: Endgame-fashion time journey shenanigans.
This being a LEGO cartoon, you’ll be able to count on the supply materials is lampooned with mild dignity. Younger followers can spot their favourite new heroes like Rey and Finn, and outdated parents could make an egg nog and/or blue milk consuming recreation out of recognizing the Easter eggs. And since Disney must lean into Star Wars‘ solely current inarguable hit, Child Yoda makes at the least one look.