Teaser trailer for Star Wars VII:The Force Awakens arrives

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When David Lynch turned down the chance to direct Return of the Jedi

I’m a Star Wars fan and I didn’t even know this. I found this on one of my favorite sites Dangerous Minds, it tells a tale of when David Lynch was approached by George Lucas to direct Return of the Jedi. Sounds crazy right? Well it kind of makes sense seeing as how Lynch wasContinue reading “When David Lynch turned down the chance to direct Return of the Jedi”

Illustrator Richard Lim puts the Wars back in Star Wars

  Given the high gloss treatment Star Wars has seen over the previous years, it doesn’t take much to reinvent the look of a franchise and I’d say artist Richard Lim pretty much nailed it. This conceptual artists take on Star Wars, takes it a step further, by making it a real war. With blurredContinue reading “Illustrator Richard Lim puts the Wars back in Star Wars”

Full scale Millennium Falcon completed for Star Wars:Episode VII

When I hear or read about things like this, I always think about that line from Jurassic Park, when the parks creator John Hammond says “Spared no expense”. If this full 1:1 scale model of The Millennium Falcon is any sign of J.J. Abrams dedication to these movies, I’d say he’s in it to winContinue reading “Full scale Millennium Falcon completed for Star Wars:Episode VII”

Dark Horse’s THE STAR WARS #1 brings to life George Lucas’s first draft

The premise of George Lucas’s “The Star Wars“, written by J.W Rinzler and illustrated by Mike Mayhew, pretty much follows what we now know as Star Wars, but with a little something different…no force, or at least not in this first issue of the Dark Horse Comic’s release. The “Force”, however, is mentioned in aContinue reading “Dark Horse’s THE STAR WARS #1 brings to life George Lucas’s first draft”

Has the Jedi mysticism in Star Wars been lost over the years

The years have not been kind to the Jedi, a once benevolent group of mystics whom occasionally had to do battle with the forces of evil to create balance in the universe. Remember when Star Wars was just about Luke Skywalker, Obi Wan Kenobi, Yoda and Darth Vader? It’s been a very long time sinceContinue reading “Has the Jedi mysticism in Star Wars been lost over the years”

Dark Horse set to release George Lucas’s original-draft screenplay for The Star Wars to be adapted by J. W. Rinzler and Mike Mayhew!

The details regarding this latest adaptation are still rolling in, but the announcement was made at Wondercon that Lucas is allowing Dark Horse Comic’s to adapt his original screenplay The Star Wars, into a comic book series with J.W Rinzler adapting and Mike Mayhew (The Avenger’s) set to pencil. This is a story, mind you,Continue reading “Dark Horse set to release George Lucas’s original-draft screenplay for The Star Wars to be adapted by J. W. Rinzler and Mike Mayhew!”

Disney confirms there will be standalone Star Wars films

Today I learned via Collider.com , that Disney CEO Bob Igor has confirmed that there will be standalone Star Wars films that center around new and equally as important characters in the Star Wars mythos. In addition to this great news screenwriters Lawrence Kasdan (The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi) and Simon KinbergContinue reading “Disney confirms there will be standalone Star Wars films”