Month: December 2015

George Lucas

George Lucas apologizes for “white slavers” remark about Disney

George Lucas has issued a statement saying he misspoke regarding Disney and his comments they were “white slavers,” while talking…

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Video

Fun video: Loads of past Star Wars talent in “These are the actors you’re looking for”

I enjoyed this video that tracks down the unsung talent from the previous Star Wars films in a lighthearted take…

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Sequel Trilogy

Luke Skywalker’s planet from Star Wars: The Force Awakens has a name?

The script for Star Wars: The Force Awakens has hit Reddit. Supposedly the script is the WGA copy. At the…

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Video

Charlie Rose interviews a George Lucas that does not hold back very much

George Lucas talked to Charlie Rose about his career, popularity, being a director, society, the world he wants to create,…

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Sequel Trilogy

Analysts think Star Wars: The Force Awakens could overtake Avatar by New Years!

The Force Awakens has hit $1.23 billion at the box office, and it is now en route to beating Avatar, according…

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Sequel Trilogy

Will Nien Nunb be back for Star Wars: Episode VIII? Most likely, according to Mike Quinn

On the “First Order Transmissions Podcast,” Corey and the gang had a chance to interview Mike Quinn. Quinn is a…

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Disney Parks

Star Wars Land to be featured in the 127th Annual Rose Parade!

The Rose Parade this year will feature a huge Star Wars Land-themed float to showcase the new areas being built…

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Sequel Trilogy

A Star Wars: The Force Awakens set returns for Star Wars: Episode VIII!

  We have been keeping our ears low to the ground for what’s going on over at Pinewood Studios with Star…

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens Crosses $100 Million In IMAX!

The records for Star Wars: The Force Awakens keep on coming in! The movie has officially made over $100 million…

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Sequel Trilogy

First Order Transmissions: Star Wars: The Force Awakens Review #2!

On Saturday night we reviewed The Force Awakens again on First Order Transmissions, the podcast I run. Jason joined us…

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Disney Parks

How the Star Wars “Land” construction will affect Disneyland.

Inside the Magic has an article up on how the construction at Disneyland for the coming Star Wars-themed “land” will affect…

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Sequel Trilogy

Tonight Chris Pirillo and Jason Ward discuss Star Wars: The Force Awakens!

Tonight I’ll be hanging out with Chris Pirillo to discuss Star Wars: The Force Awakens. We will begin at 4:00…

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Miscellaneous

Catch Rush 93’s “SiriusXM Rush Awakens the Force” on demand!

Last week Jason and Randy from Now, This Is Podcasting! teamed up with Ricky Bones from SiriusXM Rush 93 to…

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Now This Is Podcasting!

Episode 110! MakingStarWars.net’s “Now, This Is Podcasting!”

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is here, but the fun and discussion never ends on “Now, This Is Podcasting!” Sal’s…

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Reviews

The Force Awakens – Jonathan’s Review

WARNING: This review is full of spoilers. If you have not seen the film, then I suggest you go see…

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Sequel Trilogy

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Hits $1 Billion Dollars Worldwide!

The Hollywood reporter is reporting that Star Wars: The Force Awakens has crossed $1 Billion dollars worldwide! This movie is…

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens Blu-Ray Coming April 5th!

According to Blu-ray.com Star Wars: The Force Awakens has a Blu-Ray release date of April 5th! Blu-ray.com is a very…

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Maz’s production code name from Star Wars: The Force Awakens has an explanation!

You might remember during the production of Star Wars: The Force Awakens we had heard and seen a lot of things related…

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Everything

A Big Thank You To The New Actors Of Star Wars: The Force Awakens!

I have been meaning to write this article since The Force Awakens was released. As great and amazing as the…

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens Crosses $813 Million Worldwide!

First off, Merry Christmas everyone! We got the best Christmas present of all today: Star Wars: The Force Awakens! With the…

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens Hits $765.9 Million!

Variety is reporting that Star Wars: The Force Awakens has crossed $700 million, landing it at $765.9 million worldwide as…

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Podcasts

Episode 18! MakingStarWars.net’s “Rebel Grrrl!”

Finally it’s the Star Wars: The Force Awakens reaction episode of “Rebel Grrrl.” In this episode Tracy and Amanda gush…

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For me the Jabba sequence in A New Hope is more important after Star Wars: The Force Awakens

In Star Wars: The Force Awakens, we are shown a Han Solo that still believes he can talk his way…

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Rey’s Heritage Confirmed By Kylo Ren In Disney Infinity 3.0?

https://twitter.com/pablohidalgo/status/679907463802404864 There is a clip going around of the new Disney Infinity 3.o Star Wars: The Force Awakens game. It really sounds…

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Miscellaneous

More Star Wars: The Force Awakens talk off-air from today’s SirusXM Awakens The Force on SiriusXM Rush 93!

If you caught today’s live Star Wars: The Force Awakens discussion on SiriusXM Rush 93 today you know Jason, Randy…

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The Force Ghost Of Anakin Skywalker Was Proposed To Be In The Force Awakens!

I recently picked up the Art Of Star Wars The Force Awakens book, and in it concept artist Iain Mccaig…

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First Order Transmissions Video Review Of Star Wars: The Force Awakens!

As many of you probably know, i run a Star Wars Podcast called The WolfPack Podcast. We decided to change…

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens Smashes Tuesday Box Office Records!

The box office records keep on coming in with Star Wars: The Force Awakens! ComicBook.Com is reporting that the movie…

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Video: Chris Pirillo’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens video review!

My bud Chris Pirillo has posted his really long and in depth review of Star Wars: The Force Awakens: Hopefully I…

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Abrams says Star Wars: Episode VIII script is so good he wishes he was making it!

The Washington Post has a really interesting and encouraging comment from J.J. Abrams on Star Wars: Episode VIII, which will be directed…

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Solo: A Star Wars Story

Lawrence Kasdan talks Han Solo: A Star Wars Anthology Story!

On the newest Empire Film Podcast, Lawrence Kasdan stopped by to talk about his work on Star Wars: The Force Awakens. At…

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Sequel Trilogy

Jurassic World congratulates Star Wars: The Force Awakens for biggest opening weekend!

There’s been a long history of ads taken out to congratulate the new champion of box office numbers. Universal has…

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Harrison Ford earned a lot of money for being in Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

Variety has run a piece discussing how much everyone for Star Wars: The Force Awakens was paid out, roughly. The numbers aren’t very…

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Academia

The Hero’s Journey in Star Wars Explained

The hero’s journey is one of the most recurring storytelling structures found in literature throughout history. You’ll find it in…

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Everything

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Hits 610 Million Dollars Worldwide!

Deadline.com is reporting that The Force Awakens has made 610 million dollars as of Monday night! This film is crushing…

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Sequel Trilogy

Listen to John William’s film accurate score for Star Wars: The Force Awakens for free!

John Williams score from Star Wars: The Force Awakens is available to listen to right now for free here on…

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Sequel Trilogy

Rey from Star Wars: The Force Awakens ain’t a “Mary Sue.”

The case for Rey being a “Mary Sue” is currently being debated online. I sort of don’t want to get…

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Join us for “SiriusXM Awakens the Force!” live on Wednesday!

    SiriusXM Rush 93 has asked us back to discuss Star Wars: The Force Awakens! We hope you will join us…

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Short doc on Tippett Studios recreating the holochess sequence for Star Wars: The Force Awakens!

Now, this is the kind of stuff I’ve been waiting for! We get to see these legends working on the…

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Sequel Trilogy

A Star Wars: The Force Awakens Character Was Supposed To Die!

GQ recently interviewed Poe Dameron himself, Oscar Isaac, where he reveales that Poe was originally meant to die in the…

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Jason Ward’s Review of Star Wars: The Force Awakens!

Beware spoilers. Star Wars: The Force Awakens is not a perfect movie but Star Wars: The Force Awakens is a…

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Sequel Trilogy

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Hits $517 Million Worldwide!

Comingsoon.net is reporting that Star Wars: The Force Awakens has smashed box office records by making $517 million worldwide! The…

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens Blu-Ray Available for Pre-Order

Amazon has already put up its pre-order page for the 2D Blu-ray of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. There are…

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Sequel Trilogy

Is Ewan McGregor in Star Wars: The Force Awakens?

If you have seen Star Wars: The Force Awakens, you’ve no doubt been tripping on the vision sequence. It appears Ewan McGregor…

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Everything

This chowdahead proposed to his girlfriend just before Star Wars: The Force Awakens!

A few days ago at the Star Wars: The Force Awakens marathon, my really good friends Ashley and Keith got engaged. But that…

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Reviews

Geek University: Jason Hamilton’s Video Review of The Force Awakens

Here’s my review of The Force Awakens on Geek University! In short, I liked it! The first part is spoiler-free,…

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Art

Concept Art: A small preview of The Art of Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Wired magazine has some lovely images from The Art of Star Wars: The Force Awakens (now available) by Phil Szostak. Concept art…

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Gaming

Disney Infinity 3.0 Launches The Star Wars: The Force Awakens Play Set!

Disney Interactive and Lucasfilm today launched Star Wars:™ The Force Awakens™ Play Set, the third Star Wars™ Play Set for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition, this…

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Disney Store Releases Three New Star Wars: The Force Awakens Elite Series Figures!

After seeing The Force Awakens twice and absolutely loving it, I needed some new merchandise from the film. Yesterday the…

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Sequel Trilogy

Daisy Ridley praises Rian Johnson’s Star Wars: Episode VIII script!

Variety spoke to Daisy Ridley about Star Wars: The Force Awakens. With the movie being released, Rian Johnson’s Star Wars: Episode…

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