George Lucas

Remember the Star Wars Christmas album? Christian themes almost killed it

Award winning Broadway composer Maury Yeston explains how he had to change the lyrics on a song from the Star Wars Christmas album due to George Lucas' reservations about mixing the Force with Christianity.


George Lucas isn’t excited to see Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Star Wars creator George Lucas says he hasn't the teaser for The Force Awakens yet, and isn't interested in what J.J. Abrams is doing with the franchise.

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George Lucas returns with… an animated musical? Strange Magic set for January 2015

Lucasfilm announced that animated movie Strange Magic, based on a story by George Lucas and inspired by A Midsummer Night's Dream, will debut January 2015.

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George Lucas Museum headed to Chicago

Chicago beats out San Francisco and Los Angeles to become future site of George Lucas' interactive collection of narrative art and movie memorabilia.

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George Lucas discusses the future of Star Wars

Following yesterday's announcement that Disney had purchased Lucasfilm, George Lucas sat down with Lucasfilm CEO Kathleen Kennedy to discuss his motivations and where the Star Wars franchise goes from here.


Disney buys Lucasfilm, Star Wars: Episode VII planned for 2015

Disney has acquired Lucasfilm for $4.05 billion, and the first act of this new mega-media conglomerate is giving Star Wars fans something they've been waiting decades to see.


More 3D Star Wars re-releases scheduled for next year

Two new Star Wars movies are coming in 2013, but you probably shouldn't get too excited just yet.

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Fifth Indiana Jones movie seems increasingly unlikely

If the words of producer Frank Marshall are anything to go by, we may have seen the last silver screen adventure of Indiana Jones.

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George Lucas stepping down from LucasFilm to focus on smaller movies

Love him or hate him, George Lucas has had a profound effect on film, and now the man wants to get back to his roots.

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Lucasfilm scraps plans for new studio after 25 years of complaints, flips local residents the bird

After a quarter-century of delays, Lucasfilm Ltd. has pulled its bid for the location for its Grady Ranch facility. But it's not going quietly.


Red Tails Review

PEW PEW PEW. Red Tails flies highest when it's blowing stuff up.

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Ad campaign turns subway train handrails into lightsabers

Some Tokyo subway trains have had their handrails transformed into Star Wars lightsabers as part of an elaborate advertising campaign run by 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment Japan.

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Stormtrooper helmet designer wins UK copyright case

A ruling by the UK's highest court against Lucasfilm has meant the British designer of the Stormtrooper helmet can continue to sell them.

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Boba Fett to get his own movie?

Captain America director Joe Johnston is credited with Boba Fett's original design, and he wants to work with George Lucas to take the Slave I pilot and bounty hunter to the big screen.

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