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  • Created By: George Lucas
  • Launched On: May 25, 1977
  • Owner: Disney
  • Tagline: A Long Time Ago, In A Galaxy Far, Far Away…
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George Lucas Gives Strong Criticism Against Star Wars Being All White Men

During a candid conversation at the Cannes Film Festival on Friday, George Lucas addressed longstanding criticism of the lack of …

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The Star Wars Video Game Villain That Led To The Acolyte

Star Wars fans who love the Knights of the Old Republic games have been feverishly waiting over two decades to …

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The Phantom Menace Produced The Single Most Offensive Star Wars Collectible

If you’re a Star Wars fan, chances are you don’t have a lot of love for Jar Jar Binks. Even …

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The Shocking Meaning Behind the Name of Fan-Favorite Star Wars Character

The name might not ring a bell for younger Star Wars fans, but to older fans of the Expanded Universe, …

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George Lucas Secretly Hated The Star Wars Expanded Universe

For longtime Star Wars fans, there is a great fondness for the Expanded Universe, and for a good reason: back …

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How Star Wars Angered Its Best Writer

While Star Wars has had many excellent fiction writers over the years, none of them can hold a lightsaber to …

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Skeleton Crew Hints At Rare Star Wars Species Finally Getting the Spotlight

Remember Max Rebo? He’s back in kid form! New merchandise for the upcoming Star Wars: Skeleton Crew gives fans their …

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The Acolyte’s Lightwhip Isn’t New To Star Wars

There’s a new Star Wars show premiering soon, so of course, the trolls are out in full force. This time, …

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Star Wars Problems Explained Away By The Hobbit Connection

Why do Luke and Leia make out if they’re brother and sister? Why does Obi-Wan Kenobi tell Luke he doesn’t …

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Daisy Ridley Wants Controversial Sequel Trilogy Star Back In New Rey Movie

Half of the internet nearly went into its own Dark Side-style rage at the announcement that Dasiy Ridley was returning …

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Star Wars Jedi Prequel Gets New Title Linking To Most Controversial Episode?

With how much of the Star Wars franchise focuses on the Skywalker lineage, it is pretty exciting when a project …

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The Star Wars Yoda Spinoff Disney Should Be Working On

Few Star Wars characters command the same reverence as Jedi Master Yoda. With his sage wisdom, unparalleled connection to the …

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Gina Carano Almost Played A Fan-Favorite Marvel Character

When Guardians of the Galaxy was first getting off the ground in 2013, there were all kinds of casting rumors …

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Disney Helps Kill TV With Announcement About Cuts

Well, Disney is having a laugh right about now, as they’re killing traditional Disney TV in favor of boosting their …

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The Star Wars Movie That Was Almost Just Kick-Ass 3

When the Star Wars sequel trilogies were ramping up, all kinds of names were being thrown out there for both …

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How The Star Wars Novelization Confused A Generation And Started An Urban Myth

In 1976, a book titled Star Wars: From the Adventures of Luke Skywalker hit store shelves across America. The book …

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George Lucas Loves One Disney Star Wars Project Above All

Pablo Hidalgo from Lucasfilm’s Story Group says George Lucas considers the Obi-Wan Kenobi series the best among the recent Star Wars projects. …

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Rian Johnson Didn’t Want To Direct Star Wars But Ruined It Anyway

He’d have a hard time saying no.

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The Forgotten Doctor Who Movie With A Star Wars Connection

Have you ever accidentally called the main character Doctor Who, Dr. Who, only to have a dozen geeks descend upon …

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George Lucas Wanted A Different Darth Vader And It Would Have Ruined Star Wars

It’s no secret that Japanese culture and cinema had a big influence on George Lucas and his Star Wars saga and …

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Wes Anderson Wanted To Make A Star Wars Movie, And He Still Should

Back in 2012, when LucasFilm was sold to Disney and Star Wars got a whole new burst of galactic energy …

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J.J. Abrams First Turned Down Star Wars For Star Trek And Then Ruined Both

Back in 2012, after Disney’s acquisition of Lucasfilm, pretty much every big-name director was mentioned as a possibility to helm …

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The Most Hated Star Wars Villains Were Almost Much Scarier

In Star Wars, no bad guys seem quite as weak and disposable as the basic battle droids seen in The …

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How George Lucas Broke His Most Important Star Wars Villain Rule

In the Star Wars prequel The Phantom Menace, George Lucas introduced the Sith “rule of two.” As memorably described by …

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The Hilarious Hungarian Star Wars Poster Changes The Franchise

When it comes to movie promotional material, we usually get straightforward looks at the upcoming film, or at least some …

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Darth Jar Jar Binks Is Now A Star Wars Reality

According to the newly released trailer for Disney+’s LEGO Star Wars: Rebuild the Galaxy, Jar Jar Binks has attained the …

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See The Walking Dead Character Who Makes The Perfect Star Wars Jedi

During Season 3 of AMC’s zombie drama The Walking Dead, we were introduced to the sword-wielding Michonne (Danai Gurira). She was …

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