Lengthy earlier than Disney took over ABC and Lucasfilm, a made-for-television film centered on the Ewoks was produced. The Ewok Journey premiered in 1984 on ABC and was later proven on the large display screen abroad beneath the title Caravan of Braveness: An Ewok Journey. And in 1985, Ewoks: The Battle of Endor was launched. Whereas these films have acquired combined critiques by a number of Star Wars followers through the years, there are nonetheless some who love them and want Disney+ would formally begin streaming them. Legendary poster artist and frequent Lucasfilm collaborator Drew Struzan simply shared a few of his authentic poster artwork for The Ewok Journey and it is superior.
Drew Struzan shared The Ewok Journey poster artwork on social media and received a fairly enormous response. One can immediately inform that Struzan is the artist behind the work, particularly Star Wars followers. Some followers have even commented that the poster truly makes the film look good, which is fairly harsh. Whereas each of the made-for-television films aren’t that nice, they’re definitely higher than different current Lucasfilm releases.
The Ewok Journey takes place after the occasions of The Empire Strikes Again and earlier than Return of the Jedi. The story takes place on the forest moon of Endor and focuses on the Towani household after their ship crashes on the moon. The dad and mom vanish, so it is as much as siblings Mace and Cindel to search out them with the assistance of the Ewok village.
Wicket is outstanding as he befriends the younger Cindel and the film introduces a brand new Ewok character Chukha-Trok, who’s later killed. Each Ewok films are a bit on the darkish facet, which can be why Disney+ hasn’t added them to their Star Wars assortment but.
In The Ewok Journey, Mace is performed by actor Eric Walker, who has been attempting to get Lucasfilm to launch each films on Disney+. He claims if a petition will get began, he’ll hand-deliver it to George Lucas, although it is unclear what precisely that may accomplish since Lucas would not actually have a complete lot of say today. Regardless of the case could also be, Walker has stated, “if we are able to get 500,000 signatures I’ll present up as Mace Towani in costume.”
Perhaps Disney+ is contemplating releasing The Ewok Journey and Ewoks: The Battle for Endor. They definitely will not have the ability to return and edit among the darker parts, but it surely’s actually no darker than Avengers: Endgame or Infinity Conflict when it comes all the way down to it. It does appear to be some odd timing for Drew Struzan to be pulling out the unique poster artwork and sharing it on-line. Although each films aren’t thought-about to be official Star Wars canon anymore, there are nonetheless loads of followers who would like to see each films, and even the Christmas Particular, obtainable to stream on Disney+. You possibly can try The Ewok Journey paintings above, because of Drew Struzan’s Twitter account.