Solo: A Star Wars Story - Movie Review


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  • GoddessOfWhim2003
    GoddessOfWhim2003 10 hours ago

    yeah, i waited a long time to see it. wasn't impressed at all. so glad i didn't spend money on it

  • Alex
    Alex Day ago

    Im surprised to read in the comments that you actually liked it. The movie was a complete cringe-show with the worst dialogues ive seen in my life. On a very good day its an average movie and on a bad day its garbage. They could have done so many things in this movie and yet they delivered this.
    I was never planning to watch it after i saw last jedi and the first reviews that came in but after reading comments around like in this video i said meh lets give it a shot. And imagine i had very low expectations and it still dissappointed me.
    The only way i could enjoy the movie is if i was 13 years old. Thats it i will never trust the reviews in comment sections.

  • João Carriço
    João Carriço 3 days ago

    Something about the duality of men sir

  • Pretentious Username

    I feel Alden was the second best part of thr movie. First, Paul Betany

  • deathshere4u
    deathshere4u 8 days ago

    hey u described what captain phasma did in the force awakens

  • It's all good man!
    It's all good man! 10 days ago

    Love your jacket...oh and I'm tired of the dilution, and milking of the Stars Wars galaxy. I was late to the Star Wars party, born in '81 but I've grown to love the 1st trilogy and now I'm not caring anymore...saddened and depressed by it all. JJ's jacket though...Awesometacular!!

  • minners71
    minners71 12 days ago

    What an awful reviewer talk about pacing try pacing your voice.

  • Drunken Busker
    Drunken Busker 14 days ago

    Poor movie by Star Wars standards. I think people have got used to watching bad movies and feel positive about anything remotely better than the last Jedi.

  • Spence Mundorf
    Spence Mundorf 16 days ago

    Honestly I liked it. It certainly wasn't a great movie but it's was good for sure. The main cast was pretty fun, there was an unclear villain thing going on although it came off as if it was done on purpose. Now that's not to say that it worked perfectly but it was certainly made to be that way. I liked the scenes with the Empire but we didn't get much of that. Mostly small crime organizations. They were alright but none was shown in a way that made them super badass. Even the most badass characters weren't all the way there. They were just pretty good at what they do. I liked the jokes and Lando was a wonderful time. When it comes down to it, I actually place it at #2 best Disney star wars movie

  • IFM
    IFM 19 days ago

    I enjoyed this movie

  • Mr. Therapist
    Mr. Therapist 22 days ago

    If Phil Lord and Chris Miller weren't fired, Solo would have been on par than The Last Jedi. As it stands under Ron Howard, This movie fucking sucked. What could have been a unique and inventive film, is now turned into more cookie-cutter, formulaic shit.

  • Mike French
    Mike French 26 days ago

    I finally got around to seeing Solo. Gradually got better. 1st act was slow, 2nd act got better, 3rd act was great. Hope they make the trilogy like they were intending

  • Sondra Stableton
    Sondra Stableton 28 days ago +1

    Great movie. At least Darth Vader was not crying again & butch lesbians bashing all the guys up. Glover was not very good. Get serious.

  • Libby Smith-hughes
    Libby Smith-hughes 29 days ago

    You mention that no one asked for this movie. Well nobody asked for Star Wars back in 77'. So there is something the two films have in common.
    Also both surprisingly good. Two for two.
    Also I liked the fact that the villain isn't in your face. Enigmatic right?
    You are going to remember this movie cause it's Star Wars.

  • Joe Snaffer
    Joe Snaffer Month ago

    I actually liked the movie, but I can understand why some people found it boring

  • Old ben kenobi
    Old ben kenobi Month ago +1

    it is boring i got baked to watch it and still couldn't i gave up in the beginning of the movie

  • nyrew06
    nyrew06 Month ago +1

    Literally until I watched this review I had completely forgotten I saw it. 🤕 Hans is one of my fave characters and this movie was too sprinkled with great actors😍 carrying un-great characters🙄 giving the best performances they could with the material they had. 🤦🏾‍♀️💔

  • enishi4ty5
    enishi4ty5 Month ago

    Idk, i finally got convinced to watch it and honestly its imo a good movie. Granted, i only watched the first of the original SW, and i grew up on the prequels, my only real knowledge of Han was lore knowledge, and tfa.. for anyone who’s first starwars movie was tfa, the solo movie made Hans death even more impactful. Also they pretty much shut up the who shot first problem. Hand wouldve because its how he was raised to survive. Rogue one did somethings better but the cast was super forgettable. Vader scene alone upstaged every aspect of that movie. I thought this one stood well by itself. Decent amount of issues tho

  • DADventureTV
    DADventureTV Month ago

    Haha. Spot on

    LIGER ZERO Month ago +1

    I fell asleep TWICE during the movie, meaning had to watch it over several sessions. Movie was boring and the guy who plays han is literally nothing like him and more like the whiny kid luke skywalker.
    Not against the guy in the star wars verse...but not as Han solo
    Anthony ingruber would have been so much better

  • cornedbeefz ok
    cornedbeefz ok Month ago

    fuk your annoying

  • Commander Wolffe
    Commander Wolffe Month ago +1

    I heard that it totally bombed in the box office.

  • Nefff
    Nefff Month ago

    First of all, this movie sucks. The SJW shit is back again and it's bad. The movie doesn't tell anything about about Han Solo and his past. And the is boring.

  • Libby Smith-hughes
    Libby Smith-hughes Month ago +1

    You are fast talking for sure. But right about this movie you are not. For me personally, didn't like it much at the cinema but in repeat viewings on bl u ray, it's actually a really good star wars movie. Better than the prequels, better than SWLJ and as good as Force Awakens.

  • M.T.S The Shark Movie Reviews

    Really enjoyed this one

  • sheek1982
    sheek1982 Month ago

    Definitely not a Star Wars fan, and went in expecting it to be pretty bland, but i must say i actually enjoyed this film, and may even get into the series after this.

  • MrWeareone777
    MrWeareone777 Month ago

    Dude your on your own. I personally loved this movie along with many others. Watching it again on DVD.

  • Chris Browning
    Chris Browning Month ago +1

    Y'all need to relax this was his opinion on the movie I get some of y'all enjoyed and im gonna be watching it tonight I know I'm late to the party lol but point being is that he reviews movies based of the knowledge he seen in the movies and add it in there and then he gives his opinion of the movie

  • Alexander Mayes
    Alexander Mayes Month ago

    Pmsl, so many people getting triggered.
    Yep, Jeremy was pretty much spot on here, about most things.
    The movie was pointless and redundant from the get go.
    The firing of Lord and Miller only exacerbated that fact.
    Plus, every single thing - every . . . . Single. . . . . Thing . . . we know about such an iconic character is shoehorned into one
    Short timeframe, in this one film.
    Casino Royale is how you examine the prequel backstory of a character.
    Solo really, really isn't.
    It's sadly bland, and irrelevant.

  • Zulzon80
    Zulzon80 Month ago

    I think this is the first time I completely disagree with everything Jeremy thought about a movie. These new Star Wars movies are creating such a schism between fans, it's annoying as fuck.

  • koolR.J.
    koolR.J. Month ago

    Jeremy I unsubscribed

  • AllowIllaoi
    AllowIllaoi Month ago

    i really, really enjoyed this movie.

  • xiomara guzman
    xiomara guzman Month ago

    Jeremy I respect you man I do, but come on Solo is way better than Rogue one.

  • No name
    No name Month ago

    I thought it was pretty good (kind of boring) but just didn’t feel like a Star Wars movie...

    HELL'S HITMAN Month ago

    It's a film that didn't deserve the hate it got. It was ok but could it of been better and did we need it?
    When it was first announced people were hyped up for it but they were over it before it came out. Unfortunately Last Jedi put most off and this just wasn't good enough to get people in for it.
    The only backstory that could work now would be for Yoda, the rest aren't worth doing but I bet Disney still made money off Solo.

  • Oliver Wise
    Oliver Wise Month ago

    Bro I typically agree with you but I think you’re way off this time. You should rewatch it and dismiss your previous biases, change Han Solos name in your head and you might like it more

  • Craxin01
    Craxin01 Month ago

    You know, I think your review made me enjoy the film more. I was expecting it to be pathetic, but I really enjoyed it. Tp be fair, I think a lot of critics over-watch films. Looking at the pacing, character development, framing, and they are important parts, but they aren't the movie. They're ingredients in a cake. Maybe it's not going to be the best cake, but it's still a decent cake if a few parts aren't there or aren't the highest quality.

  • Benjamin Perez
    Benjamin Perez 2 months ago

    Expectations were bad... 2 different directors, chaos in the production, but that was a pretty good movie for me. I enjoyed it.

  • Cameron Brown
    Cameron Brown 2 months ago

    I just finished watching this film and as soon as the credits rolled i was like to myself "welp Attack of the clones isnt my least favourite anymore"

  • OStarzFilmz
    OStarzFilmz 2 months ago +1

    I'm gonna have to disagree with you there Jeremy Jahns, after seeing this movie in blu-ray. I gotta say that I enjoy this movie & I cannot wait for other standalone Star Wars movies. Although, The Last Jedi is what destroyed Solo: A Star Wars Story by box office numbers. This movie felt a lot like Rouge One, a mixer to it. I really enjoy watching Solo, I thought it was gonna be pretty bad despite we didn't want Solo movie, but it was really good. My overall rating with it is 8/10, it had some Star Wars vibe to it. It was trying to be different & I enjoy that, as much I hate The Last Jedi. I hope Star Wars will have a chance to be revived what it use to be.

    • MG3
      MG3 2 months ago

      rogue not rouge

  • Hector Arredondo
    Hector Arredondo 2 months ago

    I didn't like the droid she was unbearable for some reason the idea of drones beong slaves came out of now where

  • Eddie Costa
    Eddie Costa 2 months ago +2

    Just saw it and it’s not bad it’s more like filler… An origin story which was it was great to see Han shoots first lol

  • NickBigsmoke
    NickBigsmoke 2 months ago

    The first act was definitely slow and meanders a lot. Although the rest of the movie was great and I was thoroughly entertained. I personally think this is the best star wars movie of the new 4 that have been made

  • Lee Smith
    Lee Smith 2 months ago

    I loved Solo. Hated last Jedi

  • JohnnyCabrera26
    JohnnyCabrera26 2 months ago +1

    Sorry JJ got to disagree with you on this one. I found it entertaining and that scene when Solo and Chew meets and the friendship that they develop it’s a great. You understand Chewbaca’s scream when Kylo kills Solo.

  • John Roby
    John Roby 2 months ago +1

    I finally watched the movie and I gotta say apart from how he got his name and the “villain” of the’s really not a bad movie...I don’t personally see why the people who hate it hate you had some big expectations for Han Solos past or something....the guy who plays Han had no easy task according to some people but he made the role his own instead of doing a Harrison Ford Impersonation...Donald Glover was entertaining as Lando....The Kessel heist was interesting...the kessel run was the best part of the movie to’s like a 6.5 out of 10

  • George Paxson
    George Paxson 2 months ago +1

    Did not read any reviews and waited for red box. Was a heist movie. Was boring with the bonus SJW character punishment. Then the children from Mad Max Thunder Dome show up at the end.

  • Robert Couchman
    Robert Couchman 2 months ago

    Finally got to watch this... didnt hate it tbh. But it could be the origin references

  • erasmussen14
    erasmussen14 2 months ago

    Movie was streaming hot trash. Watched the review and saw a ton of comments defending the movie. Glad you liked it.
    To each their own, but for me, it was a waste of time.

  • James Hubball
    James Hubball 2 months ago

    Baffling that this gets a lower rating than the last jedi... even though solo, is by farrrr a much better movie

  • DavZ NoT HerE
    DavZ NoT HerE 2 months ago

    I'd love to see the movie you were hoping to see.. But I don't think you were going to get that with Han Solo.. as a character he's really not interesting enough to pull off more than what this movie did.

  • Connor Williams
    Connor Williams 2 months ago

    This was a fantastic movie that looked at an otherwise one sided universe in a different way giving it dimension

  • Kevin Schmevin
    Kevin Schmevin 2 months ago

    I didn't think the pacing was the problem, for me it was all the stupid and illogical decisions they made. All the sjw stuff seriously made me want to puke.

  • The Last Starfighter
    The Last Starfighter 2 months ago

    For you, it was boring. like for me suicide squad was a piece of shit...

  • Derek Sutton
    Derek Sutton 2 months ago

    This dude thinks he's a lot funnier than he actually is

  • dj monkey
    dj monkey 2 months ago

    Thanks for the comment, but I liked the movie

  • Kush kingOnyx
    Kush kingOnyx 2 months ago

    The movie wasnt bad...its better then the last jedi I can say that

  • Sammy D'Onofrio
    Sammy D'Onofrio 2 months ago

    I just saw SOLO for the first time last night. On the DVD. Took me this long because of all the haters that are so-called Star Wars fans. And I wish I never listen to anybody on the internet, on TheXvid, or word of mouth I LIKED IT. AND I ALSO REALLY LIKED ROGUE ONE. I mean how stupid do you have to be to be so narrow-minded, to think that every story has to involve the Skywalkers. Take the movie for what it is, and it's a fun Western /movie Heist. And I thought there was really good chemistry between all the actors.

  • cas grafx
    cas grafx 2 months ago +1

    It was better than I thought

  • King's
    King's 2 months ago

    This was good movie...u r uptight..7.5% dislikes..hmmm

  • Gingrnut
    Gingrnut 2 months ago

    I actually really liked it. I went into it with low expectations, but I really really liked it!

  • Bubba Booey
    Bubba Booey 2 months ago

    I wasn't bored at all...Like it wasn't great but wasn't bad at all....Put it this way we didnt gain anything from solo but we didnt get anything ruined and nothing was lost so it was a Push

  • Felipe Carvalho
    Felipe Carvalho 2 months ago

    Harrison was great in it

  • Felipe Carvalho
    Felipe Carvalho 2 months ago

    This movie is not that bad. Starts fine, the ending sucks.

  • Lawrence Yang
    Lawrence Yang 2 months ago

    Well I like the pacing of Solo; it is better than Rogue One. I like the story in Rogue One, but I almost fell asleep in the theatre. I was kind of surprised that people can complain about the flaws in Solo even after watching The Last Jedi, that one was...disgusting. I don't care about the critics out there; I think Solo was not too bad, and I liked prequels.

  • AWF
    AWF 2 months ago

    Most boring star wars film yet, I agree with you Jeremy. Disney killed Star Wars. Didn't see the Last Jedi though because I heard it was terrible and that Luke's character was destroyed (literally in every way).

  • Andrew Catallo
    Andrew Catallo 2 months ago

    Ya I waited till today to buy it and watch it happy to have it happy I watched it but idk it’s not bad but its off maybe they should of made it grittier or something idk

  • Ron Wylie
    Ron Wylie 2 months ago

    I didnt want to like it but I have to say, after bottling up pure HATE since the bloody awful The Last Jedi, this was really quite good, it had some great moments.
    See it yourself and make your own mind up {I didnt pay to see it, I wont see another one in a cinema either, I didnt appreciate being called a fanboy}

  • Fotze Gaming and Media
    Fotze Gaming and Media 2 months ago

    This is the biggest pussified copout I think I've seen yet from a reviewer. Oh, I'm not talking about THIS video in particular, but the one you did prior with the links giving different opinions depending on what the VIEWER WANTED to hear

  • Anthony Marcus
    Anthony Marcus 2 months ago

    He is reaching this movie wasn't bad. It wasn't great but damn.

  • upgon
    upgon 2 months ago

    i always trusted jeremy's opinions and reviews, hence i came here directly after watching the movie, to my surprise it wasnt the review i expected, im really glad i watched it before this review. i think starwars fans have been spoiled a lot lately. word of advice for every movie fan, dont watch trailers, dont watch movie review before seing the movie, you'll be doing yourself a big favor.

  • Emil Aaltonen
    Emil Aaltonen 2 months ago

    The thing that pissed me off about the whole thing were all the unnecessary political statements inserted everywhere

  • Sean
    Sean 2 months ago

    This movie is hung so low

  • Okoye Henry
    Okoye Henry 2 months ago

    Solo is actually a fun and entertaining movie. Rogue One is still better but it's miles better than TFA and TLJ.

  • Dr.Pepper
    Dr.Pepper 2 months ago +1

    what the hell are you talking about ??? were you watching a different movie or something O.o ??? the pacing was fine and the movie was great !, why do people hate it so much i dont understand o.O

  • JonnyCashh
    JonnyCashh 2 months ago

    Ya I just finished watched it was dope .....and I think TRUST was the real story behind it was really good and btw fuck that betch watta cunt at the end huh

  • Todd Garver
    Todd Garver 2 months ago

    Rogue One was boring

  • batshineman
    batshineman 2 months ago

    Personally I though the movie was good it wasn’t ground breaking but it didn’t need to be. I think we got a pretty good Star Wars movie that sadly came way too soon.

  • Mark Caramat
    Mark Caramat 2 months ago

    Movie was great. I really don't see how you thought it was boring.

  • EmmetSparks
    EmmetSparks 2 months ago

    I loved it honestly

  • Josh S-TV
    Josh S-TV 2 months ago +1

    I guess it tried to have heart. But Rogue One was much better sorry. In terms of spinoffs R1 had better music, more emotion, more epicness, better scenery, etc.

  • Bryce Ferguson
    Bryce Ferguson 2 months ago

    Agreed. 1000%. Boring. It was like the fruit cake of movies. Everything thrown in and a lot of hope it was good in the end, but alas, only disappointment. Disney ruins everything. Marvel and star wars are lost relics in the terrible world of the house of mouse.

  • Juanpi Jimenez
    Juanpi Jimenez 2 months ago

    so i have just seen this movie and i liked it a lot! i didnt go to the cinema because i wasnt interested and i thought it was boring the setting (im tired of the empire era). but i loved it a lot. han was played really good (even though the actor doesnt look like him but i didnt mind that) and i loved the criminal world in this film. lets hope they make more of them (which i dont think so based on how it underperformed on the box office)

  • cam wade
    cam wade 2 months ago

    I just watched this film for the first time and i actually really enjoyed it, miles better then Last Jedi

  • vedomedo
    vedomedo 2 months ago

    Agree, movie was boring as hell and all the "oh this is how that happened" moments were sooo heavy handed. The way he got his name was fucking stupid as well. Had to watch the movie in two sittings simply because i couldn't be bothered.

  • BatPierrot
    BatPierrot 2 months ago

    Suprisingly, this was actually a decent movie with an interresting story.

  • themurdo21
    themurdo21 2 months ago

    I just watched this movie and enjoyed it. In short, it was good; quit your bitching, bitch. ;)

  • Yaxez
    Yaxez 2 months ago

    Thank god, im not the only one ..

  • HybridBoss
    HybridBoss 2 months ago

    another shouting youtuber with jerky cut edits.

  • Alex Hero
    Alex Hero 2 months ago

    Normally agree with your reviews but tbh I think good time no alcohol required for me

  • Travis Silcox
    Travis Silcox 2 months ago

    This was literally the worst movie I've ever seen in my life. The script made no sense. The empire doesn't do backround checks, nor does it have a military justice system, or apparently any understanding of how rank structure actually works (could you imagine how quickly your soldiers would revolt if some captain had the authority to have one of his troops torn apart by a wookie with no justification or second opinion?), and even though apparently a captain can have a wookie tear apart a soldier based on opinion, the empire clerk was still willing to take a bribe?
    Oh and the whole "Lets do a Jesse James Train heist" was so sad in it's unoriginality, and they didn't even originally have enough members to pull off the heist so why would they reject Solo's help? You'll also notice that no one cared about the two member of the crew's death after their scenes. Their original plan was so dangerous and stupid that they could never be considered professional Han Solo wasn't even an anti-hero in this movie, he did nothing wrong. They literally took the template for the new Captain Kirk and just framed it on young Solo without any care or concern to the Lore. Every scene was predictable from the beginning "Oh I bet he's going to crash his car after he makes an overconfident statement... oh... wow... Oh... the engine didn't 'punch it' when he wanted it too.... wow..." they might as well just have put "Laugh Now" signs up. In my theatre, no one laughed. Not a single person and the theatre was approx 70% full. It was literally, the worst storytelling, I've ever seen. Oh, and remember when Woody Allen said "i'm not with you on this one" after basically only knowing the guy for a year (acting as if they spent their childhood together), and then he dramatically walks off into... Where? WHERE DOES HE WALK OFF TOO? because it's a small outpost. HE WALKED OFF INTO THE MIDDLE OF THE DESERT. Oh but he made his over dramatized point.
    The only interesting thing about it was seeing the actors struggle to do what they could with the crap that they got.

    • Travis Silcox
      Travis Silcox 2 months ago

      Depression Cherry Remember when Chewbacca solved that problem in the millennium falcon because he’s 300 years old or whatever? How would being 300 years old mean that he would know the electrical / circuit board system of a unique ship like the millennium falcon? These writers have absolutely no critical thinking at all.

    • Depression Cherry
      Depression Cherry 2 months ago

      "This is literally the worst movie I've ever seen in my life". I can only guess you haven't seen many movies.

  • Voytek Pavlik
    Voytek Pavlik 2 months ago

    Haven't seen it, and will never do.

  • Sauron Merciful
    Sauron Merciful 2 months ago

    I liked this movie the first half was really good, got a bit boring in the second half but picks up in the end. Not sure what Jeremy is talking about here, the first 30 minutes was really fast paced

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  • Richard Hawley
    Richard Hawley 2 months ago

    As a casual Star Wars fan, I really didn't think this movie was too bad. I was expecting a lot worse from the panning it got but I was generally entertained throughout. I think saying it was boring was a bit harsh. Watched it with my wife, who has never seen a Star Wars movie and generally doesn't like science fiction - she enjoyed it too! Granted it's not the greatest movie ever but it's still better than episode 1 to 3 combined. My only criticism was I thought the colour grade was a bit dark and if I was to be picky, the story was fairly linear. But over all, I'd give it a 6.5.

  • Beerus
    Beerus 2 months ago

    Teras Kasi

  • Ayman Khan
    Ayman Khan 2 months ago

    Now lets wait for Boba Fett movie which can be better that this Solo movie?

  • bigbabysld
    bigbabysld 2 months ago

    This movie was awesome...and where exactly was it boring?

  • Chenny Boy
    Chenny Boy 3 months ago

    A lot people who say they enjoyed it needed to go back and watch ep5, their standards have been lowered to much by the last jedi

  • Who Knew 22
    Who Knew 22 3 months ago

    Please Disney no more of these origin stories you are ruining fans Childhood memories of the original Star Wars films