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  1. Colin Trevorrow Tiptoes Around 'Star Wars' Speculation, Looks to the Future

    5:09 am 11/27/2012

    The writer-director behind "Safety Not Guaranteed" has found himself in the middle of "Episode VII" speculation, which has provided some very surreal moments.Read more

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  2. Biggest Challenge to New 'Star Wars' Is Time, Screenwriter Says

    7:00 am 11/23/2012

    Ron Shusett, who wrote the 1990 "Total Recall" and "Alien," tells THR the timing of the new adaptation could be tricky -- but that many other pieces are falling nicely into place.Read more

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  3. Sources: Lawrence Kasdan, Simon Kinberg Lock Deals to Write and Produce 'Star Wars' Installments

    4:24 pm 11/20/2012

    The pair will write either Episode VIII or Episode IX — their exact division of responsibilities is yet to be determined — and they will also come aboard to produce the films. Read more

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  4. Brad Bird Shoots Down 'Star Wars' Speculation

    7:14 pm 11/17/2012

    The "Incredibles" helmer squashed fan hopes with this simple tweet: "Not doing Star Wars."Read more

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  5. Lucasfilm Confirms Michael Arndt to Write 'Star Wars: Episode VII'

    5:13 pm 11/9/2012

    A day after THR reported news of the 'Toy Story 3' writer's treatment, confirmation of an in-progress screenplay is posted on StarWars.com.Read more

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  6. New 'Star Wars' Movie Has Treatment by 'Toy Story 3' Writer

    1:10 pm 11/8/2012

    Sources confirm Michael Arndt has written a 40- to 50-page extended outline for the new movie and will likely write a draft of the script. Read more

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  7. Director Kevin Smith: My Prayer for 'Star Wars' (Guest Column)

    7:00 am 11/8/2012

    To a New Jersey kid and his best friend, the franchise was more than just movies. In a guest column for THR, the superfan has advice for Disney on how not to screw up the new chapter.Read more

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  8. Todd McCarthy's 7 Suggestions for the New 'Star Wars' Trilogy

    7:00 am 11/8/2012

    Sorry, Jar Jar, THR's chief film critic (and 15-year-old son) want serious, realistic movies.Read more

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  9. Disney Characters Audition for 'Star Wars: Episode VII' in Parody Clip (Video)

    8:33 pm 11/7/2012

    Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy recite dark lines from “Attack of the Clones” while Sebastian from “The Little Mermaid” channels Obi-Wan Kenobi.Read more

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  10. 'Star Wars' As Directed By ...

    6:00 am 11/6/2012

    THE REPORT: Steve Brodner imagines how some top helmers would imagine a galaxy far, far away.Read more

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