Jun 252014
 
George Lucas Museum Going to Chicago

It seems that the turf war between Los Angeles and San Francisco on who would have a museum dedicated to George Lucas has ended, and the fact remains that neither of them was the winner. In an upset almost worthy of the Rebels blowing up the Death Star, it was announced that the George Lucas [Read more…]

Jun 122014
 
Harrison Ford Injured on Star Wars Set

Looks like heading back to a galaxy far, far away can get a trifle dangerous. Today, Harrison Ford injured his ankle on the set of the new Star Wars movie being directed by J.J. Abrams. The ankle injury was serious enough that Harrison Ford had to be taken to the hospital. It seems that he [Read more…]

Jun 112014
 
How I Came to Hate the Star Wars Jedi

It’s hard for younger fans to understand the impact that Star Wars made when it first came out in 1977. I was seven years old at the time and the country went mad for the movie. It played for over an entire year at the theaters and made George Lucas wealthier than Scrooge McDuck. There [Read more…]

Jun 022014
 
Star Wars Set Photos and More Casting News

J.J. Abrams has started principal shooting on the Star Wars: Episode VII movie in Abu Dhabi. So far, a few images have slipped out and TMZ has a group of Star Wars set photos. (You can view them here.) There are some good and bad things I take away from the pictures. First, I’m tickled [Read more…]

May 222014
 
Peter Mayhew Celebrates Birthday with Chewbacca Cake

We wish to offer our birthday wishes to Peter Mayhew, who had his earlier this week. While he was at Star Wars Weekends at Disney, he got a special birthday cake. In fact, a really awesome looking Chewbacca cake, complete with furry frosting and bandolier. I’ve been fortunate to attend a number of panels over [Read more…]

May 052014
 
Star Wars Rebels Trailer

It looks like Star Wars fever is once again gripping our consciousness. We’re excited (and a little wary) of the new film directed by J.J. Abrams, the final season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars was released on Netflix, we have the hilarious Star Wars cantina auditions video that was recently released, and now we [Read more…]