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Dedicated Star Wars fans have long been traveling to the famous sets to try witness some of the magic in these exotic locales. Those planning a trip to Tataouine in Tunisia, though, are being discouraged from doing so.
It was just a couple months ago that the release date of Star Wars: The Force Awakens forced Mission: Impossible 5 to move from its December perch to July, but now it seems that the Tom Cruise-led franchise is getting a bit of revenge.
Have you ever wondered what conclusion of the Original Trilogy of Star Wars films would be like without those furry, cute, possibly cannibalistic teddy bears known as Ewoks? Well, someone on YouTube did and decided to proactively see what it would be like. Now, this slickly edited version of the explosive end for the evil Galactic Empire in the Battle of Endor, gives us a context-shattering new perspective on what we’ve known.
Most of us who grew up watching the Star Wars movies would probably kill for the opportunity to sit in the cockpit of an actual X-Wing. I mean, it is the preferred ship of Luke Skywalker himself, and easily one of the most iconic spaceships in pop culture history. Exciting as you might imagine it, however, there is an actual downside to filming in one that you may have never considered.
We’ve always had some lingering questions about what happened in the Star Wars universe following the destruction of the second Death Star, and while many of those questions were answered in the sprawling expanded universe, all of that was vaporized when Disney scrapped the entire EU last year.
There a few spiritual similarities between the Harry Potter and Star Wars franchises. According to Warner Bros. CEO Kevin Tsujihara, there are even more comparisons to be made as the world of HP continues to grow with Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
Disney’s plan to essentially reboot the Star Wars Expanded Universe with at least 20 new books more connected to the continuity with the movies just got real. The title and synopsis of the first of these critical novels has been released and let’s just say that optimism is justified.
Heave you ever wondered what it might be like to ride upon a speeder bike? Well, wonder no more as we can now all have a front row experience thanks to an avid Star Wars fan, who built an impressive customized imperial speeder bike and shot this cool little video complete with first person P.O.V. Check it out below.
Star Wars: Rogue One will be the first film in the franchise to arrive in theaters without a John Williams score.
The announcement of Star Wars spinoff film, Rogue One, had many assuming that the film would focus on the ragtag group of Rebel pilots collectively known as Rogue Squadron. However, based on eyewitness accounts, concept art displayed apparently told a different story; depicting something that more resembles the Halo video game series!
Star Wars: Rogue One's announcement that it will hit cinemas on May 26, 2017, has made The Fantastic Four 2 slightly alter its course
Among a few major announcements about the newly-reinvigorated Star Wars film franchise, it appears that the upcoming first Star Wars spinoff film has finally been given a title of Rogue One! So, with that established, here are 5 possibilities that the film could use.
In general terms, Rogue One is the leader of Rogue Squadron, a unit of pilots fighting with the Rebel Alliance against the evil Galactic Empire. But when did this group form? Who are the members? Where have we seen them before? All of these questions and more will be answered inside!
The first spinoff Star Wars film now has a title. Rogue One will be the first official solo, standalone Star Wars film, according to reports just released by Disney.
As fans anxiously await the release of Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens this December, it seems that a huge bombshell just hit regarding its yet-to-be named follow-up.
It appears that some Star Wars fans in London are in for an experience with The Empire Strikes Back that will be a completely immersive celebration of the film that infuses cinema with the ephemeral experience of a massive live role playing community. Indeed, some London sites throughout the summer will be littered with the appropriately-dressed Imperial Dogs and Rebel Scum in attendance.
It looks like the Star Wars Expanded Universe is starting over in a big way. It has just been announced that Disney will be partnering with publishers to pump out at least 20 new Star Wars books that will adhere to the new post Original Trilogy canon of the upcoming sequel films.
The world has been eagerly awaiting the arrival of the second Star Wars: Episode 7 trailer, which is reportedly dropping for fans at Star Wars Celebration Anaheim next month. Before then, a few reports have dropped online, allegedly detailing what we’ll be seeing in the new footage.
In the world of cinema, filmmakers never know when great inspiration is going to hit. Take, for example, the process that went into creating Lando Calrissian's bounty hunter helmet for Star Wars: Return of the Jedi.
Fan-made movie posters are usually a hit or miss, that is until you get a bad-ass retirement home involved.
An interesting rumor about the upcoming Star Wars sequel has pointed to a change the typical Star Wars narrative style, implying that the J.J. Abrams-directed film may be utilize J.J. Abrams-style flashbacks. Now, it seems that one strong source of rumors has pointed to an actor being cast as a younger version of an iconic Star Wars character for that very purpose.
J.J. Abrams knows that every frame of footage he releases will be held up to incredible scrutiny. He wants to entice the fan base. But he wants to please them, as well.
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Star Wars returns to theaters on December 18, 2015 with Star Wars Episode VII. The new film will continue the adventures of Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and Leia Organa. We answer all the questions you have about the new Star Wars movies. What would the new movies be about? Would they bring back classic characters or introduce new ones? Would there be new stories set outside of the trilogy?
It’s pretty much conventional knowledge at this point that the upcoming Star Wars sequel, The Force Awakens, will see the torch is passed from the classic cast to the new players. However, the exact way in which that torch does make its cross-generational movement is something that could potentially wreck the childhoods of a lot of grown men.