George Lucas joins Alan Cumming, Evan Rachel Wood and Elijah Kelley to discuss 'Strange Magic', Disney's musical tribute to falling in love. [...]
This past weekend, George Lucas released his fairytale musical fever dream, Strange Magic. A movie in which fairies sing ELO and Lady Gaga for 99 minutes. But that wasn't the only bizarre venture that Lucas has tried to develop. Here are the 10 weirdest projects Lucas worked on throughout his career. Read more...
When you think Lucasfilm, you probably think of two things: Star Wars and Indiana Jones. Both creations of filmmaker George Lucas, those two franchises put Lucasfilm on the map and made the company what is today: an entity that cost Disney $4 billion. Show More Summary
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"Just like Star Wars was designed for 12-year-old boys," says Lucas, "Strange Magic was designed for 12-year-old girls." The post George Lucas on How His New Film Is Like Star Wars for Girls appeared first on WIRED.
The first Lucasfilm movie announced by Disney after the acquisition was Star Wars: The Force Awakens. But the first Lucasfilm feature released by Disney is this weekend’s Strange Magic. First conceived by George Lucas over a decade ago,...Show More Summary
In a recent interview with George Lucas, it was revealed that the iconic film maker and creator of the "Star Wars" movies had originally planned to make "Star Wars: Episode 7" before he sold his company Lucasfilm to Disney for $4 billion back in 2012.
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Strange Magic isn't a movie, it's more of an epiphany George Lucas had between laps in his Scrooge McDuck vault of money. "What if I bought the rights to every pop song ever and put them all in one movie? But what about a plot? Fuck it, I'll just make it anyway." That is the movie Strange Magic. Read more...
"Strange Magic," the new animated musical fairy tale from the mind and the mixtape of George Lucas, is indeed strange. What's missing is the magic.
If someone told you that you had the power to ban any one song from ever being covered by any newer artist ever again in the history of time, what would you pick? I don't mean some easy mediocri...
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” will be making the Kessel Run into theaters without many remnants of George Lucas’ original vision.
George Lucas discusses true love and how his passion project Strange Magic evolved over 15 years.
I've Got a Bad Feeling About This - G... 1:30 Disney rejected George Lucas's narrative for the next "Star Wars" movie, so Emily Heller, Rene Gube and Rory Scovel list terrible plots that the filmmaker may have proposed. Watch full episodes...Show More Summary
Come for snorting at George Lucas, stay for the dog dressed as an Ewok.
Lastweek,GeorgeLucasclaimedthattheonlyregretthathehad abouthisiconicStarWarsfranchisewasthathenevergottoseeitinthetheaterslikeawide-eyedkidandbeblownoutofhisseatbythegiantshiponthescreen.Still,itprobablydoesn’thurtthathetradedthatexShow More Summary
Forget Joseph Campbell and “The Power of Myth.” The inspiration for “Strange Magic,” the new animated feature co-written and produced […]
Yikes! This is pretty brutal! George Lucas admitted last week that he had been planning on directing at least the first film of the upcoming Star Wars reboot trilogies, but ended up deciding against it. Well, turns out the director hadn't just planned on directing, he actually wrote and sold Disney a whole bunch of ideas for [...]
Says that Disney discarded every story idea that he "sold" during SW handover.