It stayed a bit past its welcome, per usual, but Saturday Night Live‘s spoofy video take on the recently released teaser trailer for the next Star Wars arrived from a galaxy long, long ago, then landed a few good blows on the Disney juggernaut coming in a year.
It landed a few very good, almost poignant shots at what the original series’ aging heroes are really up to these days, including VCR angst with R2D2, early-bird specials at the cantina and a walker made of light sabers (that has to hurt).
Here’s the clip. And no, it’s not in slow motion. Let us know what you think.