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The Crazy Thing Mark Hamill Had To Do To Protect Star Wars 7 Secrets On Set
If you think about how gluttonous we all are around Star Wars: Episode 7 clues, teases and spoilers, just imagine how desperate those pesky paparazzi are to get their hands on the next look. According to Luke Skywalker himself, Mark Hamill, he and the rest of the cast and crew have had to take extra precautions on the set to avoid some pretty crazy methods.
j.j. abrams Nick Romano 2015-01-16
New Star Wars 7 Trailer With Han, Luke And Leia Is Coming, Get The Details
We all know that J.J. Abrams lured these legends back to the franchise for what amounts to Episode 7. Why didn’t we see them? Well, it turns out they’ll likely be in the next tease, and now we know when it is coming.
j.j. abrams Sean O'Connell 2015-01-16
The Star Wars 7 Scheme George Lucas Backed Out Of
Did you know that Star Wars creator George Lucas originally made plans to write and direct the continuation himself before the big buy? Turns out it was a lot more extensive than he thought, which was why he put a cork on that inkling.
j.j. abrams Nick Romano 2015-01-13
Star Wars Is Turning To This X-Men Veteran To Right The Ship
We’re still months away from having our first Star Wars movie in theaters in years. I’m thinking a new trailer might drop soon, maybe even with some dialogue that clarifies the direction Kinberg and Abrams want this new franchise to head.
j.j. abrams Sean O'Connell 2015-01-12
How Many Lens Flares Are In J.J. Abrams' Star Trek Movies?
Want to know how many lens flares are actually used in Star Trek Into Darkness? Because someone has actually counted, and you'll be quite amazed at how many times J.J. Abrams turned to the special effect.
j.j. abrams Gregory Wakeman 2015-01-08
J.J. Abrams Admits Making Star Wars Was Terrifying
The pressure has got to be getting to J.J. Abrams. Not only did he switch sides during the great and unsaid war between Star Trek and Star Wars, but he’s been bombarded day in and day out by impatient fans looking for their next Star Wars: Episode 7 fix. Well, guess what? We’re right. Abrams is not just anxious by all the attention, he’s damn near terrified.
j.j. abrams Nick Romano 2015-01-07
4 Ways The Star Trek Franchise Is About To Change
Justin Lin has been named director of Star Trek 3. With a new director on board, we can expect a few changes in the Star Trek franchise.
j.j. abrams Kendall Ashley 2014-12-23
Star Wars 7: See R2-D2, Chewbacca And More In New Behind-The-Scenes Video
The video is a culmination of a fundraising effort J.J. Abrams started months ago to drive awareness and funds to UNICEF. Those who contributed were competing to earn a walk-on part in Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
j.j. abrams Sean O'Connell 2014-12-19
What The Hell Is This Secret J.J. Abrams Sci-Fi Project?
It looks like J.J. Abrams is adding another sci-fi title to his resume. He’s now scooped up another exciting project. Abrams and the folks at Bad Robot are now set to back a mysterious, untitled, new sci-fi project, to be directed by Chris Alender, which is currently in development at Sony Pictures.
j.j. abrams Kendall Ashley 2014-12-10
Star Wars 7, As Directed By Wes Anderson
The Wes Anderson spoof isn’t the only one out there, of course. But it’s one of the most clever we’ve seen, because it understands exactly how the “voice” of certain footage can change so drastically with mild alterations to tone, music and specific edits.
j.j. abrams Sean O'Connell 2014-12-04
Full Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens Theater List
This morning it looked like only nine movie theaters nationwide would be showing the special early teaser trailer for the hotly anticipated Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but it turns out that list only consisted of the Regal Cinemas that were participating in the event. In actuality, there will be 30 theaters around the United States and Canada playing the first look footage, and now all of those locations have been identified.
j.j. abrams Eric Eisenberg 2014-11-24
Star Wars 7: Who Thought Of The Force Awakens?
It’s safe to say that Star Wars: The Force Awakens hasn’t been the most popular film title to ever be unveiled. In fact, the response to its announcement was rather tepid. While it hasn’t been roundly chastised, it hasn't exactly been celebrated either. But who came up with it? Disney CEO Bob Iger has the answer.
j.j. abrams Gregory Wakeman 2014-11-10
This Star Wars Fan Predicted The Title The Force Awakens Two Years Ago
As many pointed out on Twitter after the title was revealed, Awakens follows the expected Rises, Dawn and from-the-ashes tone that basically every film franchise tries to dial into nowadays. That doesn’t mean that The Force Awakens is a bad title, by any stretch. Just that it’s an intentionally vague one.
j.j. abrams Sean O'Connell 2014-11-07
What Star Wars 7 Gave Every Member Of The Cast And Crew After Filming
On the final day of filming, J.J. Abrams was quick to express his gratitude for all his crew's hard work. How you may ask?
j.j. abrams Emma Jones 2014-11-02
5 Things The Star Wars 7 Trailer Needs To Give Us
J.J. Abrams has a lot of pressure to deliver with the first trailer for December 2015’s Star Wars: Episode VII. So, what do we hope that he chooses to include in the first teaser (when it eventually drops)? Let’s run through the options.
j.j. abrams Sean O'Connell 2014-10-24
The Star Wars Movies Are Going To Have A Big English Connection
Star Wars’ English connection is set to flourish after Kathleen Kennedy opened up a new Industrial Light & Magic location in London. The English capital is currently being used to shoot Star Wars: Episode VII, and Kennedy even teased that further installments to the franchise will be filmed in Blighty, too.
j.j. abrams Gregory Wakeman 2014-10-16
This Is How J.J. Abrams Warns Set Visitors Not To Share Star Wars Secrets
It's well known that J.J. Abrams is a filmmaker who is a big fan of the "Big Screen Experience." This legacy has continued with the filming of Star Wars: Episode VII, and, as it turns out, the writer/director is so serious about it that he actually got special poster designed warning visitors to the set that they absolutely cannot say anything about what they get to see from the movie.
j.j. abrams Eric Eisenberg 2014-10-07
Why The Bizarre Rivalry Between Batman v Superman And Star Wars Started
Zack Snyder's Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and J.J. Abrams' Star Wars: Episode VII are without question the two biggest Hollywood films currently in production, but what's strange is the fact that there appears to be a bizarre rivalry that exists between them. As it turns out, there is one man fully responsible for the whole thing.
j.j. abrams Eric Eisenberg 2014-10-02
5 Huge Star Wars Questions Following That Epic Spoiler
Earlier this week, the mother of all Star Wars spoilers hit the Internet. We’re not here to debate the ethics of whether or not it should exist. Instead, now that it’s out there, we’re here to talk about what it means or could mean. Hell, we’re here to talk about whether or not it’s even legitimate.
j.j. abrams Sean O'Connell, Eric Eisenberg & Adam Frazier 2014-10-02
A Star Wars 7 Character Will Live Inside This Epic Empire Strikes Back Vehicle
With J.J. Abrams at the helm, we all expect that Star Wars: Episode VII will be jam-packed with references to the original trilogy – even beyond the fact that every member of the main cast is coming back. That fact only makes this fresh rumor more believable.
j.j. abrams Eric Eisenberg 2014-10-01
Oscar Isaac Says There's One Thing He Loves About Star Wars: Episode VII
Oscar Isaac talks about his upcoming projects, including a little movie called Star Wars: Episode VII, in this new interview. Find out what he really loves about JJ Abrams' new production.
j.j. abrams Mike Bracken 2014-09-30
7 Beloved Star Wars Characters We Need To See In Episode VII
J.J. Abrams is bound to hide some Easter Eggs and include some fan service cameos in Star Wars: Episode VII. Today we take a look at seven characters we'd like to catch up with.
j.j. abrams Mike Bracken 2014-09-26
The Weird Story Of How Tom Cruise Convinced Jeremy Renner To Do Mission: Impossible
Clearly, Jeremy Renner loves his franchises. That’s why he’s a key player in not just The Avengers, but the Hansel & Gretel, Mission: Impossible and Bourne film series too. It turns out though that even he was previously worried about his roles in each of these franchises, and that he only took the part of William Brandt in Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol because Tom Cruise kept nagging him and he wanted to get off the phone.
j.j. abrams Gregory Wakeman 2014-09-25
The Incredibly Weird Reason Star Wars Has Had So Many Leaks
Do you regard yourself as a Star Wars nut? Do you think your knowledge and devotion to George Lucas’ series is beyond compare? Now ask yourself; would you buy a drone and fly it over Pinewood Studios just to get a glimpse of Star Wars Episode VII being filmed? If you said no, then you’re not even close to be on the top echelon of Jedi connoisseurs. If you said yes, I’m not sure whether to be impressed or ashamed of your antics. I think I'm a bit of both.
j.j. abrams Gregory Wakeman 2014-09-23
One Of Star Wars’ Best Locations May Return For Episode VII
Roger Moore, AKA James Bond, recently visited the Star Wars: Episode VII set, and what he saw has fans speculating that a return trip to one of The Empire Strikes Back's most beloved locations could be in the works.
j.j. abrams Mike Bracken 2014-09-23
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