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We don’t have a concrete date as to when you will see the first footage for The Force Awakens, but we did just hear a description of the footage that might be shown.
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.
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?
J.J. Abrams has wrapped principal photography on his Star Wars sequel, and with that news comes the official title.
Anthony Daniels has been around the Star Wars franchise to know what works and what doesn't. Which has us as surprised as ever to hear that he thinks Star Wars: Episode VII will beat out The Empire Strikes Back as the best sequel ever. C-3PO no he didn't!
If ever you needed final proof that Star Wars: Episode VII is a real movie, which will one day come out of in theatres, in this galaxy, then look no further than the Instagram evidence of a glitzy wrap party. Having spent the past few months shooting around the UK, the cast and crew threw it down at London's Science Museum (how fitting) on Saturday night to celebrate completion of the eagerly-awaited film.
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?
The last time that Han Solo dressed as a Stormtrooper, things didn't exactly go super well. Sure, he was able to sneak into the Death Star alongside Luke, Chewbacca, C-3PO and R2-D2, but the end result involved him getting shot at, getting stuck in a disgusting garbage compactor and almost crushed to death, getting shot at again, and then running for his life.
So now that Warwick Davis is signed on for Star Wars: Episode VII, what do you think the odds are that we'll get to see the Ewoks again? We evaluate and give our ruling inside.
Warwick Davis’ first screen role was as the Ewok Wicket in the 1983 film Star Wars: Episode VII. Though he also had a role in 1999’s The Phantom Menace, Davis has stayed busy in the Star Wars community as a host and moderator for numerous fan events around the globe.
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.
When last we saw Darth Vader, he was a ghost. It was the end of Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi, and Anakin Skywalker had made peace with his son, Luke, after years of trying to kill him. So how will Lord Vader factor in to J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars: Episode VII -- and what might he look like?
“Trust in the Force,” Obi-Wan reminds his scattered Jedi disciples. And it’s a message well received by Star Wars fans figuring out how this universe will take shape.
Adam Driver has been on again/off again confirmed and denied as playing a villain in Star Wars: Episode VII. Thanks to Joel Edgerton, we might finally have a definitive answer.
Footage from Star Wars: Episode VII reportedly leaked onto YouTube days ago, and has since been pulled. It revealed a lot.
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.
Obi-Wan continues to be one of the most popular figures in Star Wars lore, especially with a younger generation who knows the hero from the Prequel Trilogy (as played by Ewan McGregor) and the animated Star Wars: Clone Wars series.
Latino-Review ticked off a number of connections between a second draft of the sequel and the earlier Star Wars movies – notably, Return of the Jedi, which will be the last stage of action leading into (sort of) the plot of Episode VII.
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.
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.
The granddaddy of Star Wars: Episode VII rumors landed online, and we’re going to discuss it, for those who want to continue the conversation.
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.
We fully expect that J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars: Episode VII will begin in the traditional way, complete with the sound of John Williams’ brilliant score and yellow text scrolling across the screen, but everything that happens after that point is a complete mystery to fans thanks to the production’s strict secrecy. Now a new report has painted an interesting picture of what we can expect from the opening scene of the new Star Wars movie.
All the way back in early 2013, Mark Hamill pitched what he would like to see from Luke Skywalker in J.J. Abrams' Star Wars: Episode VII. The actor suggested that that the Jedi could move into the "Obi-Wan range [as] an influential character" who plays an important role while making way for the younger generation. If new rumors are to be then it looks like star may actually be getting his wish.
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.