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Rogue One Director Had a 'Nerdgasm' When James Earl Jones Delivered This Line as Darth Vader in New Star Wars Film

Rogue One Director Had a 'Nerdgasm' When James Earl Jones Delivered This Line as Darth Vader in New Star Wars Film

Originally posted 07/15/2016 03:35PM

The nerd is strong in this one.

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Mark Hamill Jokes About Intense Secrecy Surrounding New Star Wars Shoots: 'You Wonder Who's Working Each Day'

Originally posted 07/15/2016 10:50AM

He may have been having what he called a "conversation with 4,000 of my closest friends" who know every twist and turn of the Star Wars franchise, but Mark Hamill was still not going to pass on the tidbits of the next year's eighth movie.

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Hitting a High Note: Steven Spielberg, Harrison Ford, More Honor Legendary Film Composer John Williams at AFI Gala

Steven Spielberg, Drew Barrymore & Harrison Ford Honor Composer John Williams at AFI Gala: 'You Breathe Belief into Every Film'

Originally posted 06/10/2016 10:50AM

With 50 Academy Award nominations to his credit and nearly six decades' worth of iconic film and television themes, composer John Williams certainly has a lot of reasons to celebrate.

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FROM EW: Star Wars Fan Organizes Effort to Put George Lucas Back Behind the Camera

FROM EW: Star Wars Fan Organizes Effort to Put George Lucas Back Behind the Camera

Originally posted 01/08/2016 07:45PM

Yuri Luiz started a petition at Change.org asking Disney, LucasFilms, and its president Kathleen Kennedy to hire Lucas to direct Episode IX

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FROM EW: Francis Ford Coppola Laments George Lucas' Attachment to Star Wars: 'It's a Pity'

FROM EW: Francis Ford Coppola Laments George Lucas' Attachment to Star Wars: 'It's a Pity'

Originally posted 12/08/2015 03:00PM

"I think Star Wars, it's a pity, because George Lucas was a very experimental crazy guy and he got lost in this big production," said Coppola

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What Director J.J. Abrams Did to Make Sure His New Star Wars Wouldn't 'Suck'

What Director J.J. Abrams Did to Make Sure Star Wars: The Force Awakens Wouldn't 'Suck'

Originally posted 12/07/2015 03:00PM

When the impressionable 11-year-old J.J. Abrams first saw Star Wars, he was blown away. "As a kid, it was a mind-expanding amazement," he recalls. Now with the world waiting for his reboot, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Abrams didn't want to blow it.

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President Obama Joins Up with Glamorous Michelle at Kennedy Center Honors Ahead of Terrorism Speech

Originally posted 12/07/2015 10:25AM

President Barack Obama had a busy Sunday night, balancing a rare, primetime Oval Office speech with the glamorous 2015 Kennedy Center Honors.

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A Galaxy Far, Far Away Comes to D.C. as Kennedy Center Honors George Lucas for Star Wars Legacy

A Galaxy Far, Far Away Comes to D.C. as Kennedy Center Honors George Lucas for Star Wars Legacy

Originally posted 12/07/2015 10:10AM

George Lucas was recognized for his contribution to American culture through the arts on Sunday night at the Kennedy Center Honors celebration – but with a bit of a Star Wars twist.

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George Lucas Reveals He Still Hasn't Seen New Star Wars Film – and Explains Why Greedo Shot First

George Lucas Reveals He Still Hasn't Seen New Star Wars Film – and Explains Why Greedo Shot First

Originally posted 11/30/2015 09:00PM

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is wrapped and ready to roll, but the man behind the franchise still hasn't watched.

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