Need to service on a rocket? A spy satellite
Deutsche WelleNeed to service on a rocket? A spy satellite or nuclear weapon? Always read the manualDeutsche WelleBut, you know, we've done a few licensed titles on the space theme, Star Wars titles on the Millennium Falcon and Death Star, and Lucasfilm [a production company founded by Star Wars creator George Lucas] now use those books for referencing back to the ...
Posted on 19 October 2017 | 6:59 am
Movie Update: George Clooney, 'Suburbicon,'
WVXUMovie Update: George Clooney, 'Suburbicon,' 'Sacred Deer' and 'Gotti'WVXUPrevious AFI Life Achievement winners range from George Lucas, Sean Connery, Meryl Streep, Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks, Mel Brooks, Morgan Freeman and Diane Keaton to Orson Welles, Bette Davis, Henry Fonda, James Cagney, Alfred Hitchcock, ...
Posted on 19 October 2017 | 6:18 am
9 actors who had one memorable movie role...
9 actors who had one memorable movie role... then disappearedDigitalSpy.comBack in 2000, 19-year-old Christensen was selected ahead of 1,500 possibles to play Anakin Skywalker, the youth who would become Darth Vader in George Lucas's Star Wars prequels. The Canadian was chosen, said Lucas, because he had "the physical ...
Posted on 19 October 2017 | 4:51 am
15 'The Book of Dust' Quotes That Will
Bustle15 'The Book of Dust' Quotes That Will Transport You To Philip Pullman's Magical WorldBustleAnd with all due respect to J.K. Rowling and George Lucas, we've all seen creators go a little overboard in adding extra backstory to their respective fantasy realms. But I am here to tell you that The Book of Dust Volume One: La Belle Sauvage is the ...and more »
Posted on 19 October 2017 | 3:08 am
When Steven Soderbergh wanted to work for
Film NewsWhen Steven Soderbergh wanted to work for George Lucas and has been deniedThe Sherbrooke Times (blog)When one has the talent of Soderbergh, not need of Lucasfilm, to forge a big career in hollywood. Steven Soderbergh announced that he would stop his career as a filmmaker in 2011, and then finally, he had released Magic Mike and Trapped in 2012. A year ...Steven Soderbergh shares rejection letter to encourage inspiring filmmakersFilm Newsall 6 news articles »
Posted on 18 October 2017 | 10:04 am
'Star Wars Episode 7: The Force Awakens'
And could Vader be a martyr? Could there be a need to see through what didn't get done?" George Lucas has indeed said that Hitler's regime was the inspiration for the Galactic Empire. Apparently, Abrams wanted to continue with that idea. In May ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 7:18 am
Lucas Museum’s ‘Jabba the Hutt’ Design
The museum, which is slated to open 2018 on Chicago’s lakefront near the Field Museum and Shedd Aquarium, is the latest project by Star Wars creator George Lucas. It will feature works from his extensive personal collection, including paintings by ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 6:55 am
Watch: Rare 1960s Documentary 'The New
Hollywood has never been a quick machine. Studios tend to find something that works, only to beat that horse into an early grave, squeezing from it every penny possible. The viability of these brainless practices aside, it takes quite a bit for the town to ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 5:10 am
The Funk Awakens in Darth Punk, a 'Star
You can bet George Lucas never thought of anything like this. There's a plot of sorts involving two rival factions. A "DJ Gonk" power-generating droid shows up to rock the joint and an epic dance, lightsaber, blaster and Force battle takes place.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 4:56 am
It’s National Dog Day, So Let’s Pick Pop
I hope no Wookiees pull my arms off for this one. The original inspiration for Star Wars’ leading fuzzball was a dog: George Lucas’ Alaskan Malamute, Indiana. The great Lucas biography Skywalking tells the story: Chewbacca leaped out of Lucas’s ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 1:26 am