Robert Rodriguez Says He Would Totally Direct a Han Solo 'Star Wars' Spinoff

[Via MTV Movies BlogThough the mystery of the "Star Wars: Episode VII" director may be solved, the future of the franchise and the talk of spin-off movies still lingers. In theory, standalone movies set in the "Star Wars" universe would be a way of attracting serious talent who would otherwise be hesitant to commit to numbered installment and who could put their own spin on George Lucas' world.

When MTV's Josh Horowitz caught up with director Robert Rodriguez at this year's Sundance Film Festival, Rodriguez had his own ideas for the future of the "Star Wars" franchise.

"I don't mind them doing more 'Star Wars,' " he said. "I also like the whole idea of them doing off-shoot films, like you just have a 'Boba Fett' movie over here."

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