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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 Explained Ahsoka’s Biggest Twist Decades Ago

Star Wars fans mostly enjoyed Ahsoka, a show instantly better than other franchise TV fare such as The Book of …

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The Worst Star Wars Movie Was A Generation’s Greatest Work Of Art?

Movies are art. No one would contend with that statement. Though many would claim (rightfully) that some movies are clearly …

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See Star Wars If Ridley Scott Had Directed

Could Ridley Scott have directed a Star Wars film? There was a time when it didn’t seem farfetched. In 2012, …

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Star Wars Midi-Chlorians Actually Exist In Real Life

To this day, nothing makes old-school Star Wars fans angrier than midi-chlorians, which George Lucas added to The Phantom Menace …

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The Surprising Link Between Star Wars and Pirates of the Caribbean

Most Star Wars fans have never realized that this franchise shares a surprising link with Pirates of the Caribbean (and …

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Steven Spielberg’s Biggest Regret Is George Lucas’s Fault

Inspired by George Lucas’s remastering of Star Wars: A New Hope, Steven Spielberg embarked on what would become one of …

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The Star Wars Villain That Even Scared George Lucas

One of the biggest challenges in creating the Star Wars prequels was creating new character designs that equaled what we …

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How George Lucas Sold The Biggest Star Wars Controversy To Fans

When The Phantom Menace came out, the thing that most upset fans was how midi-chlorians were added to the lore …

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Corey Feldman Wanted To Play The Best Star Wars Character’s Son

These days, it seems like everyone in Hollywood gets a chance at cracking into a major franchise either on the …

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The Best Star Wars Character Design Is Thanks To An Accident 

With the theatrical re-release of The Phantom Menace, fans have been rediscovering just how cool Darth Maul is. Sure, he …

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Russian Star Wars Posters Are The Most Confusing Things You’ve Ever Seen

Back in 1977, when Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope hit the theaters, the United States and Russia …

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Robert Pattinson Wanted To Play The Worst Star Wars Character

Who likes Jar Jar Binks? Answer: No one (we don’t think). Even among the few Star Wars fans you encounter …

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The Forgotten Martial Arts Movie That Changed Star Wars History

For the most part, few people associate Star Wars with martial arts the same way they associate movies like The …

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Star Wars The Phantom Menace Reclaims Box Office Prestige

Star Wars: Episode 1 – The Phantom Menace returned to theaters this past weekend and managed to impress at the …

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Can You Name Every Film In The Ultimate Sci-Fi Movie Supercut?

When it comes to sci-fi fandom, everyone wants to think they are the consummate expert on the subject, all-knowing and …

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David Cronenberg Almost Directed The Best Star Wars Movie

Over the last many years, Star Wars has been treated to all sorts of new writer voices and director visions …

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The Phantom Menace Is An Independent Success Worthy Of Celebrating

If you ask most Star Wars fans what went wrong with Episode I, the most common answer will be some …

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The Phantom Menace Will Never Be Topped By Star Wars In One Undeniable Way

Star Wars: The Phantom Menace turns 25 this year, and chances are, if you’re a Star Wars fan, you have …

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Star Wars Jedi Master Leads White House Press Briefing

Everyone knows that May the 4th is unofficially Star Wars day due to the date sounding a lot like the …

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Anakin Is Technically Not A Skywalker

Ever since Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker was released in 2019, a small but vocal section of the fandom …

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Star Trek Needs To Steal This Game-Changing Idea From Star Wars

Right now, the future of Star Trek is in the kind of flux that not even Geordi La Forge could …

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Yoda’s Lightsaber Fighting Is Ridiculous On Purpose

These days, even the biggest fans of the Star Wars prequels are willing to admit that Yoda’s duel with Count …

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Darth Vader Got Replaced In Empire Strikes Back Thanks To Lightsabers

Even though James Earl Jones famously provided the voice of the frightening character, David Prowse was the man inside the …

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Han Solo Was Chewbacca In Original Star Wars Vision By George Lucas

Every Star Wars fan worth his spice knows the dynamic Han Solo has with his alien partner: Han is the …

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Star Wars Is Not What Everyone Says It Is

Since 1977, Star Wars has enjoyed a reputation as the most influential sci-fi franchise ever made. That reputation has only …

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The Real-Life Obi-Wan Hated Yoda

For older Star Wars nerds, one very painful topic is how, after The Phantom Menace, George Lucas stopped using a …

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There’s An Underrated Star Wars Ripoff That Goes To Sci-Fi Hell, Stream It Without Netflix

For every box-office-topping mega-hit that opens in theaters, takes over the world, makes all the money, and wins all the …

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George Lucas Changed Iconic Star Wars Group At The Last Minute

The immense success of the first Star Wars movie meant that nearly every detail of this galaxy far, far away …

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Harrison Ford Defied George Lucas To Become Han Solo

In many ways, Han Solo’s entire character can be summed up by his famous line from The Empire Strikes Back, …

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The First Lightsaber Was Not As Elegant As Obi-Wan Would Have You Believe

There is no weapon in Star Wars more iconic than the lightsaber: as Obi-Wan Kenobi tells us, it’s “not as …

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