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  1. 'Star Wars': Michael Jackson Wanted to Play Jar Jar Binks, Says Ahmed Best

    1:03 am 7/24/2015

    "Michael wanted to do the part, but he wanted to do it in prosthetics and makeup like Thriller."Read more

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  2. Kennedy Center Honors Tap George Lucas, Carole King, Rita Moreno

    8:26 am 7/15/2015

    Actress Cicely Tyson, American rockers Eagles and conductor Seiji Ozawa will also be feted at Dec. 29 event.Read more

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  3. U.K. Box Office: 'Empire Strikes Back' Returns to Top 10

    2:35 am 6/10/2015

    The 'Star Wars' sequel has made a dramatic return to the charts 35 years after its original release thanks to Secret Cinema's new immersive experience.Read more

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  4. Lost 'Star Wars' Theatrical Companion Short to Get Feature Treatment With Rutger Hauer

    12:26 am 6/2/2015

    'Black Angel' was originally commissioned by George Lucas to accompany 'The Empire Strikes Back' and directed by one of the designers of the first-ever lightsaber.Read more

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  5. 10 Things You Didn't Know About Natalie Portman

    9:00 am 5/6/2015

    The actress no longer lives in America and doesn't own a TV. Here are more tidbits that may surprise.Read more

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  6. Is 'Howard the Duck' the Next Marvel Star? George Lucas Thinks So

    3:49 pm 4/17/2015

    At the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival, Lucas supposed that a reboot of his original 1986 film isn't too far into the future, thanks to that 'Guardians of the Galaxy' post-credits clip.Read more

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  7. Tribeca 2015: George Lucas on "Hubris" of Corporate Creatives and "Different" 'Episode VII'

    2:49 pm 4/17/2015

    He told Stephen Colbert at the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival: "They refer to it as their movie, even when they had nothing to do with it. ... The guy who actually sweats blood and tears is the one that actually makes the movie."Read more

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  8. George Lucas "Honors" Fox News on 'Daily Show', Promises to Make Films "Blindly Uncritical of America"

    2:43 am 3/27/2015

    'Star Wars: The Clinton Menace' anyone?Read more

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  9. From 'Blade Runner' to 'Star Wars': Hollywood's Favorite Sci-Fi Films

    2:21 pm 3/2/2015

    With 'Chappie' hitting theaters this week, The Hollywood Reporter takes a look at the industry's favorite movies in the genre.Read more

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  10. 'Star Wars,' 'Minions' to Lead Record Year for Toy Industry

    5:00 am 2/6/2015

    Licensed toys, which includes Hollywood-created intellectual property, represented 31 percent of total toy sales ($5.7 billion) and showed an increase of 7 percent in 2014, thanks in part to 'Frozen' mania.Read more

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