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Sorry, Chicago, George Lucas' museum is headed to Los Angeles

After encountering obstacles to development in both Chicago and San Francisco, The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art has chosen Los Angeles as its host city, bringing Star Wars creator George Lucas' collection to the West Coast.
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How the ‘fascist’ logo for ‘Star Wars’ was created

In a galaxy far far away, a logo was created for a new science fiction movie called Star Wars. George Lucas said he wanted a "fascist" look to the logo, and what George wanted, George got.
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A co-creator of the Indiana Jones franchise won't be involved in next movie

The screenwriter for the upcoming fifth installment of the Indiana Jones franchise says series co-creator George Lucas doesn't appear to be involved with the still-untitled film due out in 2019.
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Colin Trevorrow laughs off petition to let George Lucas helm Star Wars: Episode IX

Colin Trevorrow isn't taking a push to replace him as director of Star Wars: Episode IX too seriously, based on his response in a new interview. Over 20,000 fans have signed a petition calling for George Lucas to helm the upcoming film.
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George Lucas apologizes for calling Disney ‘white slavers’ in Star Wars interview

Admitting that he used an "inappropriate analogy," George Lucas apologized for comparing The Walt Disney Company to "white slavers" during a recent interview in which he was asked about the 2012 sale of Lucasfilm.
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George Lucas likens the sale of Star Wars rights to selling his kids to ‘white slavers’

It wasn't easy for George Lucas to part with Star Wars. The famed filmmaker described it as a breakup, and then further joked about feeling like he had sold his kids to "white slavers."

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.
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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.

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.