21 November 2012 7:27 PM, PST | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

Our daily series where Allison Keene watches the Star Wars movies for the first time. Read her intro/explanation here, and here’s her reviews of Star Wars and The Empire Strikes Back. Before the scroll started (and by the way, what a great thing that scroll is -- such a simple way to convey backstory exposition, yet you never see it used elsewhere) there should have been a line that said "… and now for something completely different!" I want to say upfront that I really enjoyed Return of the Jedi, even though for the first time it felt like a movie in a clearly family-oriented franchise, and not one just for the fanboys (and girls).  It had a more direct story trajectory than Empire Strikes Back, but still found time for side-bar narratives, like bringing back Lando in a redemptive arc and introducing Ewoks (which I loved, series infantilization »

- Allison Keene

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