The Guardians of the Galaxy director revealed exactly how he feels about George Lucas' incarnation of Howard the Duck. The post James Gunn Loves Howard the Duck, But Thinks the 1986 Movie ‘Sucks’ appeared first on CBR.
In "Raiders of the Lost Art," Legends of Tomorrow basically invented Star Wars by inspiring a young George Lucas. In this episode, titled "Fellowship of the Spear," the Legends get up close and personal with the creator of another excellent trilogy and its disappointing prequel follow-up, J.R.R. Show More Summary
Not the photo up top, the one below. There’s nothing at first glance that would tell you why Lucasfilm refused to release this behind-the-scenes photo from A New Hope. But once you hear it, and put it together with George Lucas’ need to control details, it makes total sense. Read more...
3rd time's the charm? Read the full article on AICN Hey folks, Harry here... Rex Harrison originated the role of DR. DOLITTLE on screen - and it's merchandizing failure was what led way to the stupendous deal that George Lucas made with 20th Century Fox which directly led to his immense Star Wars fortune to come about. Show More Summary
Star Wars fans love legends. They love the expansive, complex, and seemingly infinite universe that George Lucas built 40 years ago. But they also love the mythology surrounding the moves themselves, the stories of the creative decisions behind iconic moments and the tales of how certain characters came to be. Show More Summary
Director Gareth Edwards reveals what he tried to hide from George Lucas when he visited the Rogue One: A Star Wars Story set.
While George Lucas is no longer the leading voice behind the Star Wars movies, he's still a vitally important person to the people who have taken over the reins of the franchise. However, when Gareth Edwards met the man, he worked hard to keep one thing from him.
Marin County is truly unique. Nestled on a peninsula between the Pacific Ocean and the San Francisco Bay, these hills gave birth to mountain biking and were home to George Lucas’ magic-makers – all just a short drive from San Francisco over the iconic Golden Gate Bridge. Show More Summary
After being hired to direct their very own Star Wars films, it’s fair to say that Gareth Edwards and Rian Johnson felt like the proverbial kids in a candy shop with the cinematic riches that they had at their disposal. It now turns out...Show More Summary
George Lucas may not have been far off in his depiction of Luke Skywalker’s home, according to scientists. Researchers at University College London found evidence of planetary debris orbiting a double sun in deep space, making a real-life Star Wars’ Tatooine entirely possible. Researchers found the...
One of the biggest complaints that Star Wars fans have about the prequels (at least those who don’t enjoy them that much) is that it seems like George Lucas abandoned the tangible feel of real sets and practical effects in favor of too many computer generated imagery. Show More Summary
Legends of Tomorrow really hit its stride since it came back from the winter break. That George Lucas episode seems to have reminded everyone involved of the importance of a good story. As last night’s […] The post The Legends of Tomorrow Battle the Black Knight and Brandon Routh’s British Accent appeared first on Geek.com.
No need to wait for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ and George Lucas’ movie museums to open in Los Angeles: Major cities in Australia, Europe and North America have their own such institutions, most offering a diverse selection of screenings and permanent and temporary exhibits....
In 2013, Bill Whitaker of CBS This Morning visited George Lucas’ Skywalker Ranch, a vast property in Marin County with a 300-seat theater and a man-made lake. The massive main house, built in the 1980s, looks Victorian, and the ranch has its own functioning fire station — helpful, maybe, to pacify...
Did you know that the most iconic movie prop ever was made out of a piece of photographic gear? While George Lucas was making A New Hope, he used all sorts of junk as props. He wanted to suggest the sense of history and make the items in the movie seem used. Show More Summary
In this edition of Star Wars Bits: Mark Hamill sticks up for Jake Lloyd and George Lucas. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story may be hitting Blu-ray and DVD very soon. Star Wars: The Clone Wars is leaving Netflix. You can now dress like Jyn Erso for $450. Show More Summary
Being a graduate of the Southern Californian School of Cinematic Arts, there is no surprise that George Lucas was inspired by all sorts of storytelling, stories that would have a huge impact on young […] The post The Horror Mythos Behind Star Wars appeared first on Geek.com.
The Star Wars series is really easy to follow, and George Lucas set the whole thing up so both kids and adults can enjoy watching the films, but as simplistic as the storylines are they still leave the viewers with a lot of questions. Show More Summary
Mark Hamill and George Lucas have been pals ever since the former was cast as Luke Skywalker in the latter’s 1977 blockbuster Star Wars: A New Hope. However, that doesn’t mean that their time as friends hasn’t had its ups and downs. In fact, during a recent interview with Vulture Mark Hamill alluded to his... Show More Summary
Last week on Legends of Tomorrow, we had such a tongue-in-cheek episode where the Legends needed to save George Lucas, as Star Wars was responsible for the creation of at least two of the Legends and their heroics (and probably countless others throughout history). This week, however, the show the show went back to its […]