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New Details on What Lando Used The Millennium Falcon For and Why Han Solo Turned it Into a Hunk of Junk

Posted On: Feb 14, 2018   |   Posted By: GeekTyrant

It has been fun to see what the early version of the Millennium Falcon looked like before Han Solo won it from Lando in a Sabacc Tournament. We've seen some cool shots of it in action in the trailers that have been released for Solo: A Star Wars Story and we got a more detailed look at the Ralph McQuarrie -inspired design here. Now we actually have some additional details on the early look of the Millennium Falcon, what Lando used it for, and why Han Solo ended up turning it into a hunk of junk. It's explained that the ship is like a living thing and that the "differences tend to reflect its current occupant." Co-writer Jon Kasdan explains to EW : “Where Han gave it a certain shabby coolness and a dinged up quality that reflected where he was at that point in his life, this Falcon reflects its owner very clearly in its shape and aesthetic and his needs, even if those needs be a little more space to entertain. One of the things Larry and I had talked about was the Falcon should always reflect the personality...

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