Episode 108 - Leigh Brackett, Writer Of The Star Wars 2

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Leigh Brackett, is an almost forgotten figure in Star Wars history, but she is responsible for the first draft of what was known as Star Wars 2 and eventually became The Empire Strikes Back! Join us as we explore her life & her fascinating version of what became Empire! Who is The Minch? What does this version say about Luke’s father? And how does this Brackett draft connect to Last Jedi? Did she create Master Codebreaker?!?! Who is wearing a gold robe??? Listen and find out! Plus there is some Solo gossip, Last Jedi deleted scene Caretaker party info & so much more! So take the Jedi Oath, feed your gargoyle and celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS! Read the Brackett draft of Star Wars 2 here: http://scyfilove.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/05/Star-Wars-The-Empire-Strikes-Back-Brackett-Draft.pdf Blast Points t-shirts are now available! Get them here: www.etsy.com/shop/Gibnerd?section_id=21195481 visit the Blast Points website! www.blastpointspodcast.com reviews! comics! recipes, articles and tons more! if you dug the show please leave BLAST POINTS a review on iTunes and share the show with friends! If you leave an iTunes review, i will read it on a future episode! honestly! talk to Blast Points on twitter at @blast_points leave feedback, comments or ideas for shows! also like Blast Points on Facebook for news on upcoming shows and links to some of the stuff we talk about in the show!! we are also on Instagram! Wow! your hosts are Jason Gibner & Gabe Bott! contact BLAST POINTS at contact@blastpointspodcast.com send us show ideas, feedback, voice messages or whatever! May the Force be with you, always.

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