According to CBS’ Chicago affiliate, George Lucas’ Museum Of Narrative Art is almost certainly not going to be built in the Windy City. The museum has been in the works for years, with Lucas choosing to build it in Chicago when San Francisco wouldn’t give him the location he wanted. Show More Summary
As fondly remembered as the original Star Wars: A New Hope is, the film was not entirely without its issues. However, as George Lucas proved with the Special Editions, there's no problem that you can't go back and fix later. The good news is, this time, the solution doesn't require more CGI. Show More Summary
No, I'm not talking about the prequels to Star Wars! It was something much earlier. People could be forgiven for not knowing this, but Star Wars was not George Lucas's first successful film. He was known for another great movie, American Graffiti, a semi-autobiographical film that recalled his days as a young man in Modesto, California. Show More Summary
I’ve always subscribed to the idea that real Star Wars fans hate Star Wars, and they live to pick apart everything George Lucas ever did. That is apparently transferring to Disney. Now that the warm glow of a new Star Wars film has worn...Show More Summary
As if we didn't know already.
Star Wars is popular for many reasons, but the one thing that makes it unique is the moving scrawl of text that narrates the events prior to the ones that are yet to happen in every film. The Star Wars theme that plays every time the narration text in space appears only makes the experience... Show More Summary
George Lucas explains the voice behind the original Star Wars trilogy, adding an interesting dynamic to the stories.
Star Wars has got a lot of iconic moments and visuals, but maybe nothing screams Star Wars more than the opening title crawl. From the second you see “a long time ago, in a galaxy far far away” and the music cues up, you know that this is a Star Wars film. Show More Summary
We all know who the main characters of George Lucas’ six Star Wars films are: Anakin Skywalker, his son and daughter, and their friends. But who’s the narrator? Turns out Lucas had a crazy theory that makes total sense. Read more...
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At the Tribeca Film Festival this week, Carrie Fisher took part in a Q & A for Catastrophe, along with the show's co-star and co-creator Sharon Horgan. By the way, Catastrophe's second season has been up on Amazon for...
An L.A. artist will represent the U.S. in Venice. The Panama Papers continue to expose art world shenanigans. And George Lucas’ Chicago museum is no sure thing — despite a possible new location. Plus, the Guggenheim suspends labor talks over construction of its Abu Dhabi show palace, an artist...
$1.2 billion...and that's just to start: Mayor Rahm Emanuel's administration on Monday unveiled the details of its last-ditch plan to put "Star Wars" filmmaker George Lucas' museum along the lake, a lift so heavy the mayor might have...Show More Summary
Mayor Rahm Emanuel wants to tear down McCormick Place East to create a lakefront parcel for Star Wars filmmaker George Lucas' art museum in an effort to prevent Lucas from taking the project to another city, a source close to the mayoral administration said Friday. The source confirmed the mayor's...
Portland singer-songwriter doesn't want your parties, only George Lucas films.
This summer, Alamo Drafthouse is taking George Lucas’ space opera on the road.
George Lucas produced a movie about a flirtatious space duck who is forced to save Earth from an alien invasion. What could go wrong?
Ever since George Lucas went back and tinkered with the original Star Wars trilogy, the debate about whether or not Han Solo shot first has raged. Perhaps more important than whether or not Han was the one who fired on Greedo in the cantina on Tatooine, is how many times he's fired last. Show More Summary
George Lucas famously said that Star Wars’ prequels were like poetry, and that they should rhyme. And videos have shown how his prequel films were very closely modeled on the similar story beats and sequences from the original trilogy. Show More Summary
The Force Awakens has sparked a tremendous amount of excitement for a new generation of Star Wars stories, but the success of J.J. Abrams' film has also rekindled a widely shared nostalgia for George Lucas' original trilogy. Judging by the trailer for Jon Spira's Elstree 1976 — an upcoming documentary...