The Mandalorian episode 4 doesn't only pay tribute to other Star Wars stories but also the work of Japanese director Akira Kurosawa!
This Star Wars article contains spoilers for The Mandalorian.
Episode 4 of The Mandalorian finds the Mando looking for a place to lay low for a while, and a new planet brings new surprises that will be familiar to longtime Star Wars fans and general cinema buffs alike. Here’s our guide to the references and easter eggs in this week’s episode:
- An ex-soldier, Cara Dune says that everything changed for her after the New Republic rose to power. Before that, she was a Rebel shock trooper, fighting against ex-Imperial warlords. Afterward, “politics” changed her life. What exactly this means is yet to be revealed in full, but she isn’t the first Star Wars character to notice that fighting on the side