Will we finally see the Kessel Run in ‘Han Solo’?

The cast and crew of the Han Solo Star Wars spinoff film - Phil Lord, Woody Harrelson, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Alden Ehrenreich, Emilia Clarke, Joonas Suotamo as Chewbacca, co-director Phil Lord and Donald Glover

In the first Star Wars movie, Han Solo infamously made the Kessel Run in 12 parsecs.

Infamous, mostly, because a “parsec” is a unit of distance and not time. But books and comics have attempted to explain just what the Kessel Run is, exactly, and why Han was so quick to boast about it. Smugglers use the

Now it would appear that [replacement] director Ron Howard will finally show the world what the big deal was in the upcoming Han Solo spinoff movie.

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“Spicy” likely refers to the spice mines of Kessel, which means there’s a good chance we’ll see Han make that Kessel Run in the film.

While we’re not sure of how the scene will play out, I can assure you that it will be nothing like Family Guy.

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The currently untitled Han Solo movie is set hit hit theaters on May 25, 2018. The title is currently rumored to be Han Solo: A Star Wars Story.

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