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By Red Diogenes On Thursday, August 22nd, 2019
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Rian Johnson promises more ‘essence’ of ‘Star Wars’ with new trilogy

Rian Johnson‘s next movie is this year’s ensemble mystery Knives Out, but after that, he’ll be returning for his new Star Wars trilogy. Johnson’s trilogy remains cloaked in secrecy, fans can be certain More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, July 27th, 2019
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‘The Mandalorian’: George Lucas advice, casting details, early footage

As Disney Plus+ news will certainly drop at D23, let’s catch up on The Mandalorian, a Star Wars spin-off set to debut on the new steaming service as part of the big ramp up. Series creator Jon Favreau recently More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, June 26th, 2018
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Laverne & Shirley star Cindy Williams brings ‘Menopause the Musical’ to Tampa

Now celebrating 17 years of female empowerment through hilarious musical comedy, Menopause The Musical® has evolved as a “grassroots” movement of women who deal with life adjustments after 40 by embracing each More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, April 6th, 2018
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‘Labyrinth’ returns to theaters on April 29, May 1 and May 2, come in costume

Movie lovers will journey into Jim Henson’s magical“Labyrinth” this spring when the 1986 fantasy-adventure returns to the big screen for three days only as a nationwide fan celebration from Fathom Events, More...

By Zach Jones On Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
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Ron Howards talks about joining ‘Star Wars’ franchise for ‘Han Solo’: ‘there is a great amount of work done’

Ron Howard taking over on the upcoming Han Solo standalone film has rocked the fan community and the Apollo 13 director joked about the breaking news at the Palais stage at Cannes Lions, alongside New England More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, June 23rd, 2017
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Ron Howard will take over as director for ‘Han Solo’ film

Lucasfilm announced that Academy Award-winning filmmaker Ron Howard has been named director of the untitled Han Solo film, just days after Phil Lord and Chris Miller exited the project. “At Lucasfilm, we believe More...

By Taylor Reed On Monday, May 29th, 2017
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MegaCon 2017: Ray Park talks martial arts, George Lucas on Maul’s expressions, original death

Ray Park has been a big fan favorite at conventions, bringing Darth Maul (Star Wars: The Phantom Menace), Snake Eyes (G.I. Joe films) and Toad (X-Men) to life on the big screen. Similar to other conventions, Park More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, May 11th, 2017
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‘Pirates of the Caribbean Dead Men Tell No Tales’ to honor original film, says director

Disney will be bringing Jack Sparrow back this summer. Sorry, there’s supposed to be a “Captain” in there somethere as the swashbuckler takes center stage in a new adventure: Pirates of the Caribbean: More...

By Stephen Nevets On Saturday, May 6th, 2017
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‘Indiana Jones 5’ delayed until July 2020

Indiana Jones will return for his fifth film on July 20, 2020, as announced by the Walt Disney Company and Lucasfilm Tuesday. Harrison Ford will return in the title role. Steven Spielberg also returns to direct More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, April 13th, 2017
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Star Wars Celebration 2017: Harrison Ford crashes 40th Anniversary tribute to drop some jokes

Thousands of fans flooded to Orlando, Florida for Star Wars Celebration and the 40th Anniversary tribute panel kicked off the 4-day event. Fans in attendance were treated with an all-star lineup which included creator/director More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, March 31st, 2017
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Star Wars Galaxy cards review: price guide, inserts and cards for sale

The Star Wars Galaxy cards: Series 1, 1993 and then Series 2 and 3 in 1994, 1995 respectively. While the base set of cards from Topps were common, many of the most popular characters and artists became the most More...

By Stephen Nevets On Saturday, December 31st, 2016
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‘Star Wars Rebels’ season 3 adds Forest Whitaker to voice Saw Gerrera

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story star Forest Whitaker will reprise his role of Rebel freedom fighter Saw Gerrera in Season 3 of Disney XD’s hit animated series Star Wars Rebels. Whitaker will voice the character More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, December 30th, 2016
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Young version of ‘Star Wars’ creator George Lucas appearing in ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ season 2 winter premiere

The CW is offering up news to thrill some fans as Legends of Tomorrow will in fact be featuring a young version of Star Wars creator George Lucas in their upcoming episode. John Williams and George Lucas According More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, August 4th, 2016
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Tony Gilroy’s role on ‘Star Wars Rogue One’ explained as it expands for final edit

Fans may have turned out for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but may not be as excited for the next film in the franchise, spinoff Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. In addition to confusing continuity for the general More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, July 20th, 2016
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Fathom Events brings ‘Labyrinth’ to cinemas for 30th Anniversary screenings

Tickets are now available for audiences to revisit the classic fantasy “Labyrinth” in select U.S. movie theaters when Fathom Events and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment bring “Labyrinth 30th Anniversary” More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, December 16th, 2015
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‘Star Wars The Force Awakens’ gives fans a ‘New Hope’

There will be no spoilers here as J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars: The Force Awakens has successfully kept a lid on the big secrets and twists in the new film. Fans have guessed nearly every possible scenario, but More...

By Zach Jones On Tuesday, August 18th, 2015
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‘Jurassic World’ director Colin Trevorrow set for ‘Star Wars Episode IX’

The director of Jurassic World, Colin Trevorrow, has landed the dream job: to work on a Star Wars film. At Disney’s D23 Expo, the news was made official, Trevorrow will helm Star Wars: Episode IX. Trevorrow “is More...

By Jinkie Barendse On Friday, August 14th, 2015
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Johnny Depp, George Lucas, Susan Lucci, Danny Elfman added to Disney Legends

Disney’s D23 Expo included the addition of eight new stars on today to their exclusive Disney Legends “club”: Johnny Depp, George Lucas, Susan Lucci, Danny Elfman as well as former ESPN executive More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, July 10th, 2015
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New documentary coming in July: ‘Raiders, Raptors and Rebels: Behind the Magic of ILM’

INDIANA JONES, JURASSIC PARK, and STAR WARS — perfect examples of science fiction inspiring science fact. For four decades, Industrial Light & Magic (ILM), a division of LucasFilm, has taken the impossible More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, May 21st, 2015
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‘Mad Max Fury Road’ amazes on every level – 5 stars!

Not since George Lucas brought audiences Star Wars has a filmmaker delivered on a universe full of bizarre and crazed characters without being too campy or distracting. George Miller reboots the Mad Max franchise More...


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