WATCH: This two-part video essay on the Star Wars saga is essential viewing for film lovers 3 months ago

WATCH: This two-part video essay on the Star Wars saga is essential viewing for film lovers

"Star Wars is the juggernaut in any film conversation. It's so big it can't be one thing anymore..."

That's the kernel of an idea that sparked YouTuber Mikey Neumann into life, who decided to go in-depth when looking at how critics and fans alike reacted to every film in the Star Wars saga.

In his now-complete two-part video essay, Neumann explores the lasting cultural and cinematic impact of Star Wars, breaking down the key components of a franchise that continues to speak to new generations of fans.

It's a typically thoughtful and insightful breakdown from Neumann, whose 'Movies With Mikey' series is essential viewing for film lovers.

Check out both parts below.

Part One

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Part Two

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