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Star Wars: Filming Standalone in UK is a Win-Win

Star Wars: Filming Standalone in UK is a Win-Win

By Pam Wright June 11, 2014

The decision to film a new Star Wars standalone movie in the U.K. turns out to be a win-win situation for the country and the studios producing the films. George Osborne, U.K.’s chancellor of the exchequer, hailed the decision to …

George Lucas Museum Proposal Rejected George Lucas Museum Proposal Rejected

The seven member board of the Presidio Trust, a group that stewards a portion of land overlooking the San Francisco bay, has voted unanimously to deny a museum proposal from George Lucas. The “Star Wars” creator had pledged $700 million …

Steven Spielberg Ousts Oprah as Influential Celeb Steven Spielberg Ousts Oprah as Influential Celeb

Steven Spielberg has ousted Oprah Winfrey as the most influential celebrity in the U.S., according to an annual study conducted by Forbes magazine. It seems it was the film Lincoln that gave Spielberg the edge over Oprah. Earning him 12 …

Jar Jar Binks Dies In Deleted Star Wars Scene Jar Jar Binks Dies In Deleted Star Wars Scene

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WARNING – The video you see below contains the death of Jar Jar Binks. It’s highly disturbing to hear those final frantic Gungan screams of terror. Just think about what you’re celebrating for a moment, that is, if you’re happy …

Star Wars VII Will Hit Theaters on December 18, 2015 Star Wars VII Will Hit Theaters on December 18, 2015

In a galaxy far, far, away… It won’t be long now. The highly anticipated Star Wars: Episode VII will be coming to a theater near you starting on December 18, 2015. Pre-production for the seventh installment of one the most …

Skywalker Ranch Fire Caught In Time Skywalker Ranch Fire Caught In Time

A potentially-catastrophic situation was fortunately averted when a fire was contained. CBS reported that a shipping and receiving building within the Skywalker Ranch 4,000 acre compound recently caught fire. The ranch is owned by George Lucas, the famous director who …

NMA Presents Star Wars Episode VII NMA Presents Star Wars Episode VII

Disney is buying LucasFilm and is on schedule to release a new Star Wars film in 2015. The news was shocking to some, while others welcomed their new Disney overlords. It took a while for everybody to realize that it …

Star Wars Presents "Special" Anakin Skywalker Video Star Wars Presents "Special" Anakin Skywalker Video

The latest to come out of the Star Wars YouTube channel was this clip of George Lucas talking about selling to Disney. He said that when he was making the first film, everybody said it should have been a Disney …

Here's What George Lucas Has To Say About Disney Here's What George Lucas Has To Say About Disney

As you have no doubt heard, George Lucas has sold Lucasfilm (and Star Wars) to Disney. A new Star Wars is coming out in 2015. More on the deal here. George Lucas talks about the deal and his thoughts about …

Star Wars: Episode 7 To Be Original Story?

Since the announcement was made yesterday that Disney has bought LucasFilms, rumors have been flying around the web, with Twitter blowing up at the mere mention of a new Star Wars film. Obviously, with the level of love hardcore fans …

Disney Buys Lucasfilm, Star Wars Episode 7 Coming
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This is real. All the information that follows (except the speculative final paragraph) comes from a Disney statement released this afternoon. The Walt Disney Company today announced that it will acquire Lucasfilm Ltd. from George Lucas, who owns the entirety …

The Star Wars-Themed Gotye Parody You're Looking For

Because f*ck George Lucas, apparently. Many Star Wars fans can relate to the notion that the Star Wars of old has been dumped on, tainted, over-modified, and generally fouled up by a little too much hands-on action in the decades …

Star Wars Takes the World's Money [Infographic]

In case you didn’t know, Star Wars is A. Very popular, and B. A cash cow for George Lucas. Why else do you think he has made 79 remakes of his films? I mean, come on! How many times do …

Star Wars Timeline [Infographic] Star Wars Timeline [Infographic]

Star Wars is first on our minds and because of that George Lucas is a very rich human being. He is so rich that there is a rumor going around that all he eats is gold and rubies. Ok, I …

George Lucas: Lack Of Talent Insults Glenn Beck George Lucas: Lack Of Talent Insults Glenn Beck
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I’m not familiar with who Glenn Beck is or what angles he takes, but apparently the re-released 3D version of Star Wars: Episode 1 – The Phantom Menace really pissed him off. In fact, it sounds like he really doesn’t …

Millennium Falcon Guitar Is Geek-tacularly Cool Millennium Falcon Guitar Is Geek-tacularly Cool
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Or geeky, depending on your disposition. What we have here is a guy who goes by the name of “fiskybusiness89,” at least on YouTube, anyway; and his pretty damn awesome Millennium Falcon guitar. Normally, fiskybusiness89′s YouTube page is reserved for …

George Lucas - "Greedo Shot First" George Lucas - "Greedo Shot First"
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Coincidence, or a slyly timed response to one of the most argued changes in the updated version of the original Star Wars trilogy? Read on, and I’ll let you be the judge. Han shot first! Those three words have summed …