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NOV
28
2 HRS

'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
1 day

'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 DAYS

'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
2 WKS

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
3 WKS

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
1 month

'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
1 month

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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OCT
3
2 MOS

20 Must-See Panels From New York Comic Con 2014

20 Must-See Panels From New York Comic Con 2014

Next Thursday sees the beginning of the 2014 New York Comic Con, a four-day event that may only be a handful of years old — the first NYCC was held in 2006 — but is already approaching San Diego Comic-Con levels of attendance, importance within the comic book industry and overall insanity.

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OCT
2
2 MOS

'Star Wars' Stories May Span Multiple Genres, Hints Lucasfilm Exec

'Star Wars' Stories May Span Multiple Genres, Hints Lucasfilm Exec

When someone says “Star Wars” to you, what does that conjure in your mind? Memories of Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford and Carrie Fisher fighting the Galactic Empire, probably — or perhaps the animated goodness that was Cartoon Network’s Star Wars: The Clone Wars series. According to one Lucasfilm executive, however, we may be thinking too small.

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SEP
23
2 MOS

How Many Stormtroopers Will There Be in 'Star Wars: Episode VII'?

How Many Stormtroopers Will There Be in 'Star Wars: Episode VII'?

As everyone who's seen Return of the Jedi knows, the Empire ends up defeated by the Rebels, and everyone lives happily ever after, right? Well, maybe not.

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SEP
23
2 MOS

Marvel's 'Star Wars' Comic Book Plans Expand Beyond the Classic Trilogy

Marvel's 'Star Wars' Comic Book Plans Expand Beyond the Classic Trilogy

When Marvel announced the first Star Wars series since it regained the comic book rights to the franchise, one thing that fans noticed was that all three series were set between the original 1977 Star Wars movie and its 1980 follow-up, The Empire Strikes Back.

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SEP
19
2 MOS

'Star Wars' Stand-Alone Writer Gary Whitta to Pen 'Starlight' for Fox (Exclusive)

'Star Wars' Stand-Alone Writer Gary Whitta to Pen 'Starlight' for Fox (Exclusive)

Gary Whitta has already nabbed one of the hottest writing gigs out there, penning one of the Star Wars stand-alone films, and now he's signed on to work on another hot space hero project.

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