Amazingly,TheStarWarsHolidaySpecialhasremainedfreshinpeople’sminds thankstothememorybanksofoldnerds,grainyuploadsontheinternet,andapassionatecultfollowing.Foryears,peoplehaveclamoredforanofficialre-releaseoftheincredi-badoddity,butdespitethepotentialforfinancialgain, StarWarscreatorGeorgeLucashasprotectedhisbrandandrefused.
Once upon a time, in a galaxy not so far away, CBS aired a holiday show about Chewie's family. Lucas still hates it
Fun fact: it was Jon Bon Jovi's first album, and George Lucas almost axed it because he didn't think Yoda should be Christian. Christmas is not a good time of year for the Star Wars franchise. In fact, two of Star Wars's biggest debacle have happened over the holidays. Show More Summary
Eyes On Cinema recently uploaded this nearly-six-minute video of soundless footage from filming in 1976. As the footage shows George Lucas, Mark Hamill, and Garrick Hagon (Biggs Darklighter) on the Tatooine set, it's not only set footage, it's set footage of a scene that got cut. Read more...
“We’ll Meet Again” was picked as Stephen Colbert’s farewell song for The Colbert Report, and while the star-studded performance featured people like George Lucas and Bill Clinton to name a few, it seems they’re one person short. An audio...Show More Summary
There’s a school of literary criticism which holds that American popular culture is mostly about people who, like Huck Finn, want or need to “light out for the territory“. Joshua Rothman, in the New Yorker, finds George Lucas squarely in that tradition: From “How Star Wars Conquered the Universe,” the new history of the sci-fi [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
A recently discovered behind-the-scenes video from the original 1977 'Star Wars' shows Mark Hamill and George Lucas shooting a deleted scene. [...]
We've now reached the stage where there are so many Star Wars homages out there that it's almost impossible to be impressed by anything new that tips its hat to George Lucas' beloved series. However a music teacher from San Francisco has managed to do just that with his very own Star Wars music Christmas lights show. Show More Summary
Jon Stewart, James Franco, Bryan Cranston, George Lucas and J.J. Abrams are among the dozens of stars who joined Stephen Colbert's final episode read more
The Colbert Report is no more. The final episode included a fitting tribute from his friends, a singalong to “We’ll Meet Again,” including everyone who is anyone, whether they were there or not. There’s Patrick Stewart, George Lucas,...Show More Summary
The film releases January 23. Read the full article on AICN Here’s a new poster for STRANGE MAGIC, a title once rumored to be associated with a FROZEN sequel or spin-off, but now understood to be a new George Lucas produced entry arriving in theaters January 23. Show More Summary
A colorful assortment of goblins, elves, fairies and imps are showcased on the first poster for George Lucas' 'Strange Magic'. [...]
It’s no secret that George Lucas borrowed story ideas from Akira Kurosawa’s samurai movies when he created Star Wars. Even Darth Vader’s suit resembles samurai armor. If that wasn’t obvious enough, Bandai’s badass S.H. Figuarts Star...
Wait, what movie do you think we're talking about? Oh, you thought we meant "Star Wars," the multibillion dollar-generating franchise created by George Lucas? No, no, no, we're talking about the similarly titled 1977 cult film classic...Show More Summary
When Disney purchased Lucasfilm a couple of years ago, two legendary properties went into the Mouse House's possession. These projects were George Lucas' two biggest money printers of all time - Star Wars and Indiana Jones. Were Disney...Show More Summary
The Geffen Playhouse will honor George Lucas and his wife, Mellody Hobson, as well as Sir Elton John and his partner, David Furnish, at its annual fundraising gala that is set to take place March 22.
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We are only a little over a year away from Star Wars: The Force Awakens and while George Lucas may not give a damn about the latest installment of the Star Wars franchise, the rest of the world is in a frenzy for any bit of information they can get. After an absolutely titillating teaser […]
What did R2-D2 think of the Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer? How about Lando? Because we already know that George Lucas hasn't bothered to watch the first promo reel for J.J. Abrams' new Star Wars movie, and now Luke Skywalker himself...Show More Summary
Star Wars: Black Stormtrooper 2:10 It took quite a few takes to nail John Boyega's introduction to the Star Wars universe. Submitted by: Hush Money Sketch Regular Keywords: star wars george lucas jj abrams john boyega the force awakens...Show More Summary