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One of the sharpest criticisms levied against George Lucas' Star Wars prequels was focused on the writer/director's abandonment of practical effects and puppetry in favor of CGI - which was quite a good deal less advanced than it is today. Fortunately, that's not the direction that the new trilogy of films will be looking in.
Adam Driver says it’s “surreal” working in Star Wars, and he has to keep a tight lip about everything. But I was VERY intrigued by his honest answer about why cast members are quiet in interviews.
No need to fear? You might be right. Maybe Harrison Ford is beyond anxious to get back into the Millennium Falcon and bring one of his signature roles back to the big screen
The hardest part will be waiting for the finished film, which doesn’t arrive until December 18, 2015. Imagine how exciting it will be when Disney and Bad Robot actually share a teaser trailer? The Internet might melt.
For six consecutive Star Wars movies, the threat looming over all of our heroes has been posed by Darth Vader. Obviously, J.J. Abrams can’t rely on Darth Vader in Star Wars: Episode VII because the iconic character died at the end of Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi. Right? Right?!
It’s cooler than crutches. We know that Star Wars: Episode VII will have Han, Leia, Chewbacca and the Millenium Falcon. What will they be doing? What will they be wearing? Details keep trickling in.
It was been officially confirmed that J.J. Abrams’
If the rumored plot details about the film are to be believed, then Luke Skywalker will be turned into a rather mysterious character in J.J. Abrams' Star Wars: Episode VII. Reports have said that the Jedi hero completely disappeared after the Battle of Endor featured in Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi, and hasn't been seen since.
Back in June, Star Wars: Episode VII filming was derailed slightly due to the on-set injury that took Harrison Ford out of commission. The production was forced to work around Han Solo's scenes, and they spent a couple days at the end of July in Ireland with Mark Hamill, but there was also a two week hiatus scheduled while Ford healed. Thankfully, that's coming to an end.
JJ Abrams has tweeted yet another surprising clue to the Star Wars: Episode VII plot line, as well as selected a winner for the Star Wars: Force For Change drawing. Find out about both inside.
For now we share the incredible words of advice Fassbender offered Gleeson (a metaphorical Padawan under his storied co-star if nothing else) about his venture into the complicated world of space sagas.
Star Wars: Episode VII recently wrapped a three day shoot in Ireland with none other than Mark Hamill himself. Of course we have to ask, what could the remote location possibly be standing in for in the film?
It was all the way back in the first half of June when Harrison Ford had a bit of an accident on-board the Millennium Falcon while shooting Star Wars: Episode VII. Thanks to a malfunctioning hydraulic door, the legendary actor broke his foot, and reports said that he would possibly be off his feet for as many as eight weeks. This was very obviously bad news for the cast and crew of the upcoming sci-fi epic - but the good news is that Ford is now on the mend.
Simon Pegg's nerd cred is partially built on a deep and vocal hatred of Star Wars: Episodes I-III. But could he be turning a new leaf in its legacy by joining the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII? That's the rumor. And now he's weighing in.
Disney's Star Wars: Episode VII has run afoul of wildlife conservationists who worry the big productions occupation of Skellig Michael island will disturb the breeding season of its native birds.