Star Wars

New 'Star Wars Rebels' Clip Pits Kanan Against the Jedi-Hunting Inquisitor

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick September 30, 2014 10:48 PM
Lucasfilm / Disney XD
Disney's forthcoming animated 'Star Wars Rebels' will see a "Spark of the Rebellion" officially premiering this Friday on the Disney Channel (or right now, online!), but it may be a few weeks yet before the action really takes off on its proper Disney XD home. To wit, catch a brand-new clip beyond the premiere as Kanan takes on the villainous Inquisitor!

David Fincher Met With Lucasfilm About Directing 'Star Wars: Episode 7'

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by Jacob Hall September 29, 2014 10:33 AM
Getty Images
A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away (AKA, a few years ago), David Fincher was courted to direct 'Star Wars: Episode 7.' We know how that turned out: J.J. Abrams ultimately landed the job and Fincher went on to direct an adaptation of Gillian Flynn's 'Gone Girl.' However, in the world of trivia, this has got to be one of the most interesting near-misses in blockbuster history.

WookieeLeaks: 'Star Wars: Episode 7' Concept Art Reveals a Dramatic Duel, Plus Upgraded Stormtroopers

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by Jacob Hall September 26, 2014 12:28 PM
LucasFilm
ScreenCrush’s WookieLeaks is a weekly roundup of everything 'Star Wars'! From 'Star Wars: Episode 7,' to the upcoming spinoffs and the TV shows, if it pertains to that long ago, far away galaxy, we’re covering it here, bringing you our expert analysis. This week, new concept art reveals exciting new aspects of 'Star Wars: Episode 7,' new set images reveal a small change for the Millennium Falcon, and Oscar Isaac and Carrie Fisher chat about the saga.

Leaked 'Star Wars: Episode 7' Photo Reveals the New Chrome Trooper

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by Nick Romano September 25, 2014 12:44 PM
Lucasfilm
We've seen tons of leaked photos of 'Star Wars: Episode 7,' from Adam Driver in an unexpected uniform to new filming locations to the Millennium Falcon, but there's still plenty more over which to geek out. For example, a new image has been revealed that showcases a new breed of Stormtrooper, called a Chrome Trooper.

Lucasfilm Sidewalk Festival Chalks Up Geek-tastic 'Star Wars' Street Art

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by Nick Romano September 25, 2014 09:30 AM
Lucasfilm just seems like a dream place to work. Not only is it the home to the 'Star Wars' and 'Indiana Jones' franchises, but their employees get to partake in a number of geek-centric activities, from following around a real-life R2-D2 throughout their offices to competing for some stellar prizes in the recent Lucasfilm Sidewalk Festival. The latter took place last weekend, and the results of such creative talent working on 'Star Wars'-themed chalk art are astounding.

'Star Wars' Spinoff Writer Is Penning Another Space Adventure, 'Starlight'

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by Nick Romano September 19, 2014 02:13 PM
Image Comics
Comic book creator Mark Millar, the guy behind 'Kick-Ass,' created a new series, a sci-fi space hero series called 'Starlight,' awhile back. The first issue launched on March 5 of this year, and 20th Century Fox quickly scooped up the film rights and set the movie adaptation into development. That should tell you something about how excited the studio is over this project, and, recently, they hired the man who's currently writing one of the highly anticipated 'Star Wars' spinoff movies to pen the 'Starlight' script.

WookieeLeaks: Millennium Falcon First Look, Adam Driver on Set, and 'Star Wars 8' Bits

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by Jacob Hall September 19, 2014 11:05 AM
Lucasfilm
ScreenCrush’s WookieeLeaks is a weekly roundup of everything 'Star Wars'! From 'Episode 7,' to the upcoming spinoffs and the TV shows, if it pertains to that long ago, far away galaxy, we’re covering it here, bringing you our expert analysis. This...

'Star Wars: Episode 7': First Official Footage of the Millennium Falcon Has Landed

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by Nick Romano September 18, 2014 10:37 AM
20th Century Fox
It's here, folks! After weeks of seeing leaked images of 'Star Wars: Episode 7' set pieces and cast and crew members, the first official footage of the Millennium Falcon has landed. Better still, it's a continuation of J.J. Abrams and Zack Snyder's ongoing 'Star Wars'-'Batman' crossovers.

The 'Batman vs. Superman' Batmobile Was Stolen...By a Stormtrooper

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by Jacob Hall September 15, 2014 10:10 AM
Zack Snyder, Twitter
A pretty wacky rumor sprung up over the weekend. It seems that, according to certain sources, the Batmobile from 'Batman vs Superman' had been stolen from the set, which meant that some car thief was driving around Detroit in their brand new tank. The rumor was quickly put to rest, but not before director Zack Snyder was able to joke about it.

'Star Wars' Spinoff to Follow Obi-Wan Kenobi?

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by Mike Sampson September 15, 2014 08:22 AM
Lucasfilm
So far, we have heard rumors that two of the three planned 'Star Wars' spinoffs were to follow Boba Fett and Han Solo. Then there was the mysterious third spinoff, which we haven't much concrete information on. Until now. A recent report suggests that despite earlier reports that the spinoffs wouldn't follow any Jedi or Sith characters, Lucasfilm is currently working with artists and a writer to develop an Obi-Wan Kenobi movie.