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  1. 'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Richard Dreyfuss ('Madoff')

    4:51 pm 6/24/2016

    The 68-year-old discusses his iconic 1970s films, his descent into darkness in the 1980s ("I spent those years being a low-down dirty dog and drugging myself into oblivion") and why he un-retired to play a "sociopathic son-of-a-bitch" in an ABC miniseries ("I literally did not know how to feed my family").Read more

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  2. Steven Spielberg, George Lucas Toast John Williams and His Music at AFI Tribute

    12:48 am 6/10/2016

    “That damn music follows me everywhere. It was playing in the operating room when I went in for my colonoscopy," said Harrison Ford at the AFI Gala of Williams' 'Indiana Jones' theme song.Read more

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  3. Mellody Hobson Remembers When Prince Performed at Her Wedding to George Lucas

    12:35 pm 4/25/2016

    "In being comfortable with who he was, he gave so many other people permission to become cool with themselves."Read more

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  4. Box-Office Oddities of 2015: Did You Know George Lucas Had Another Movie Out This Year?

    5:30 am 1/6/2016

    A look at the under-the-radar busts and Hollywood’s dubious achievements as THR goes beyond the headlines.Read more

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  5. George Lucas Sorry for "White Slavers" Remark About Disney

    12:46 pm 12/31/2015

    The filmmaker says he "misspoke" in an interview with Charlie Rose.Read more

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  6. George Lucas Quips He Sold 'Star Wars' to "White Slavers," Criticizes "Retro" Tone of New Film

    2:08 pm 12/30/2015

    "They wanted to do a retro movie. I don't like that," the franchise's creator told Charlie Rose. Read more

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  7. Critic's Notebook: How 'Star Wars' Went From Shakespearean Saga to Harry Potter in Space

    8:17 am 12/28/2015

    For all their wooden dialogue and silliness, George Lucas' 'Star Wars' movies were works of intellectual and moral weight; the new J.J. Abrams film revitalizes the saga by infantilizing it — and us. Read more

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  8. Box Office: 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Tops 'Revenge of the Sith' in U.S.

    8:09 am 12/25/2015

    Crossing $813 million globally, J.J. Abrams' reboot has also surpassed the entire global gross of 'Star Wars: Episode II — Attack of the Clones'; a flurry of new movies open on Christmas Day. Read more

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  9. Producer Frank Marshall Congratulates 'Star Wars' on Dethroning 'Jurassic World'

    11:34 am 12/21/2015

    "You're not going to beat my movie, are you?" the producer jokes to George Lucas during an interview at 'The Force Awakens' world premiere in Hollywood.Read more

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  10. India Box Office Preview: 'Star Wars' to Take on Bollywood Competition

    1:11 am 12/21/2015

    In a market dominated by local content, J.J. Abrams' film needs all the powers of the force to go up against not one, but two of the biggest Bollywood releases of the year.Read more

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