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Watch Ewan McGregor Channel Obi-Wan as He Talks 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Ewan McGregor waited 2 years for J.J. Abrams to call him for his cameo in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'.

The Great Star Wars Rebels Swindle Of 2016 There is an animated television show called Star Wars Rebels from Disney/Lucasfilm. I thought I’d start with the basics here. Back when Star Wars Rebels season 2 was released for purchase, fans could buy it online at Amazon for $27.00 for the entire season pass. Everything was fine until about a week ago. At which point, Disney suddenly decided to split the season in two, making everyone pay twice if they now wanted to get the entire season.

'Star Wars 9' Director Wants to Shoot an IMAX Scene in Actual Outer Space Director Colin Trevorrow wants to take an IMAX camera into actual outer space to shoot a key 'Star Wars: Episode IX' scene.

Director Colin Trevorrow Wants to Shoot 'Star Wars: Episode 9' in Outer Space Just recently, Star Wars: Episode 9 director Colin Trevorrow attracted some attention when he said that he wanted to shoot the finale of the current Star Wars trilogy on film rather than digital. But, what’s more interesting perhaps, isn’t what he wants to shoot it with, but where he wants to shoot it. Namely, in outer space. Continue reading…

How You Can Own One of Luke Skywalker's Original 'Star Wars' Blasters Luke Skywalker's lightsaber plays a key role in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but that's not the only weapon that he wielded in the original trilogy. Even though it was derided as "clumsy or random" by Obi Wan-Kenobi, Luke's blaster pistol proved to be very handy when he needed to stealthily search for his buddy Han Solo in Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back. Now you can own Luke's blaster pistol, as long as you have $300,000 to spare. As Daily Express...Read MoreRead Comments

Who Are Rey's Parents in 'Star Wars'? J.J. Abrams Knows Recently, our own Erik Davis explained a fascinating fan theory about Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Rey (Daisy Ridley) demonstrates a burgeoning ability to use the Force, as made clear through her connection to Luke Skywalker's old lightsaber. Combined with other evidence, the theory is that Rey is the granddaughter of Obi-Wan Kenobi. That raises other questions, though, such as the identity of Rey's grandmother and also her parents. Since we have to wait until May 26, 2017 to see...Read MoreRead Comments

Colin Trevorrow Talks ‘Star Wars: Episode 9’ and Yes, He’s Aware of That George Lucas Petition The director of Star Wars: Episode 9 was never not going to be controversial. This is the most popular movie franchise in history we’re talking about here – little things raise tempers and lead to arguments arguments, so of course the person put in charge of an entire movie was going to create a tempest by default. However, the hiring of Jurassic World director Colin Trevorrow certainly gave that tempest an extra jolt of nerd rage.

It's just been announced at the Television Critics Association’s press tour that director Kevin Smith (Clerks, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, Mallrats The Walrus) will helm a future episode of The CW's The Flash. No other details were given, but his instalment of the incredibly popular small-screen take on DC's Fastest Man Alive is slated to air sometime in May. Smith is a lifelong comic book fan, and has written for both DC and Marvel in the past.

‘Star Wars’ Heads for Record $33 Million First Day in China “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” is heading for a $33 million first day in China based on early indicators, Disney said Saturday. That would be the highest opening day ever for a Disney film in China, as well as the highest Saturday opening day in industry history. More to come …  

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