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DEC
19
1 day

'The Empire Strikes Back' Live Read Surprises With Mark Hamill, Ellen Page

'The Empire Strikes Back' Live Read Surprises With Mark Hamill, Ellen Page

"Welcome to the first live screening of The Interview."

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DEC
16
4 DAYS

Marvel to Rerelease Original 'Star Wars' Movies as Remastered Comic Books

Marvel to Rerelease Original 'Star Wars' Movies as Remastered Comic Books

Before Star Wars returns to the big screen in December 2015, fans will have the chance to revisit the original trilogy of movies in comic book form, with Marvel Entertainment announcing plans Tuesday to rerelease its original adaptations of Star Wars, The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi throughout the year leading up to the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

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NOV
30
3 WKS

'Star Wars' Trailer Blasts Past 40M Views in 72 Hours

'Star Wars' Trailer Blasts Past 40M Views in 72 Hours

Don't mess with the Force.

The Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens teaser trailer — 88 seconds of geeky goodness — has surpassed 40 million YouTube views in less than 72 hours online, according to a preliminary estimate by The Hollywood Reporter.

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NOV
30
3 WKS

What If George Lucas Directed the New 'Star Wars' Trailer?

What If George Lucas Directed the New 'Star Wars' Trailer?

Are you wishing there had been some mention of the Trade Federation in the new Star Wars — The Force Awakens trailer? You're now in luck.

A version of the trailer has emerged online that claims to show how George Lucas would have directed it. 

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NOV
29
3 WKS

Watch the Lego Version of the 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Trailer

Watch the Lego Version of the 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Trailer

There is now a Lego re-enactment of the Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer, and it's — to borrow an adjective from The Lego Movie — awesome. 

Star Wars fan has filmed a shot-for-shot re-creation of the buzzed-about trailer, which includes the mask-less Stormtrooper, the rolling R2 unit and of course the Millennium Falcon.

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NOV
28
3 WKS

'Star Wars': The Saga in Trailers

'Star Wars': The Saga in Trailers

The “early tease” of footage from Star Wars: The Force Awakens is the first chance movie audiences will have to revisit the galaxy far, far away in many years. Undoubtedly, it’ll provoke speculation about the finished movie and discussion about whether it will stand up to earlier episodes, but only one thing will be known for sure: how this tease fares next to earlier Star Wars trailers.

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NOV
27
3 WKS

'Star Wars' vs. 'Jurassic Park': Who Wins?

'Star Wars' vs. 'Jurassic Park': Who Wins?

This Thanksgiving weekend, we have a couple of trailers to be thankful for, with both Jurassic World and Star Wars: The Force Awakens revealing their first footage and launching months of eager speculation by letting fans see just a glimpse of the future of genetically-engineered dinosaurs and galaxies far, far away. But with both franchises vying for eyeballs and attention, it’s time to ask: how do the two stack up against each other?

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NOV
24
4 WKS

'Star Wars' Flashback: What Happened When 'The Phantom Menace' Teaser Debuted

'Star Wars' Flashback: What Happened When 'The Phantom Menace' Teaser Debuted

There will be Star Wars this weekend: 88 seconds' worth.

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NOV
14
1 month

Marvel's 'Star Wars: Darth Vader' To Feature Some Unexpected Familiar Faces

Marvel's 'Star Wars: Darth Vader' To Feature Some Unexpected Familiar Faces

A preview of the first issue of Marvel’s upcoming Star Wars: Darth Vader comic book has revealed that the Dark Lord of the Sith won’t be the only familiar face to be found in the new series. For everyone who ever wanted to see Vader face off against the original trilogy’s other main villain, prepare to get excited.

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NOV
5
1 month

Revealed: Luke Skywalker Is The Man He Is Today Because of Freddy Krueger

Revealed: Luke Skywalker Is The Man He Is Today Because of Freddy Krueger

Robert Englund is probably a name that people closely identify with nightmares more than dreams, thanks to his long-standing association with the Nightmare on Elm Street series of movies. It turns out, however, that the former Freddy Krueger is also the man to thank for Star Wars as we know it today.

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OCT
24
2 MOS

'Zero Dark Thirty' Cinematographer Says He's Working on 'Star Wars' Spinoff

'Zero Dark Thirty' Cinematographer Says He's Working on 'Star Wars' Spinoff

Greig Fraser, the Australian cinematographer best known for his work on Kathryn Bigelow’s Zero Dark Thirty, is headed into space for his next project, he said in a new interview. He’ll be working with Gareth Edwards on one of the upcoming Star Wars stand-alone movies.

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OCT
24
2 MOS

Watch the Many, Many Deaths of 'Star Wars' in Under Three Minutes

Watch the Many, Many Deaths of 'Star Wars' in Under Three Minutes

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, a lot of people died. Like, a lot of people.

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OCT
10
2 MOS

Lucasfilm Debuts 'Empire Strikes Back Uncut,' Announces New 'Star Wars' Fan Film Contest

Lucasfilm Debuts 'Empire Strikes Back Uncut,' Announces New 'Star Wars' Fan Film Contest

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away — well, okay, it was actually 2010 and on the very Internet that you’re reading this on — web developer Casey Pugh released Star Wars Uncut, a crowd-sourced remake of George Lucas’ original Star Wars movie. Made up of almost 500 15-second sequences submitted by fans, the movie was a testament to fandom and the power of the original movie… and, it turns out, just the beginning.

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OCT
6
2 MOS

How 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Set Visitors Are Warned Not to Share Spoilers

How 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Set Visitors Are Warned Not to Share Spoilers

The first rule of Star Wars: Episode VII is, you do not talk about Star Wars: Episode VII.

Film producer Frank Marshall, who is married to Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy, posted a Twitter pic Monday of a poster from the Pinewood Studios set in England. 

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