Lucasfilm Force Awakens crosses $250M globally

Lucasfilm: Latest J.J. Abrams film beats opening day record previously set by last Harry Potter movie originally post by cbc.ca – writer Jake Coyle, The Associated Press Posted: Dec 20, 2015 10:41 AM ET Last Updated: Dec 20, 2015 10:41 AM ET A scene from Star Wars: The Force Awakens with Daisy Ridley, right, as…

Star Wars pays tribute to Canadian

New ‘Star Wars’ pays tribute to Canadian who helped inspire the Force Originally posted at ctvnews.ca / written by Josh Elliot John Boyega is shown in the role of Stormtrooper FN-2187, a.k.a. Finn, in this still image from ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens.’ (Disney) The new “Star Wars” film, “The Force Awakens” includes a subtle tribute to…

The Force May Have Guided J.J. Abrams’ Career

‘Star Wars’ Producer Kathleen Kennedy Believes ‘The Force’ May Have Guided J.J. Abrams’ Career Originally posted by thewrap.com by – Beatrice Verhoeven Getty Images “I had to ask myself: was every one of these events, this whole progression, moving toward this? Is it the Force? I think so,” said Kennedy at the Los Angeles premiere The…

MAY THE 4TH BE WITH US ALL

MAY THE 4TH BE WITH US ALL Star Wars is Modern Mythology. In a world where faith in anything is being tested on a daily basis, Star Wars represents fantastic use of the film and its global reach. Please don’t drop the ball Disney, “The Force” is everywhere” 🙂 Cheers George. iamwill

Star Wars Spinoff Rogue One

Eyes Actor Riz Ahmed Originally posted at variety.com Star Wars Spinoff Rogue One IMAGE COURTESY OF AMANDA EDWARDS/WIREIMAGE Sources tell Variety that “Nightcrawler” actor Riz Ahmed is the top choice for the male lead in the “Star Wars” anthology film “Rogue One.” Gareth Edwards is directing and Ben Mendelsohn is also set to star as…

The Force Awakens Trailer 2: "We're home!"

OH MY …… I can’t stand the thought of wishing the year go by, but I can’t wait for this release. The Force Awakens Trailer 2 builds the storyline in so many discrete ways. ! LOVE IT ! ROLE: NAME Director: J.J. Abrams Writers: J.J. Abrams (Screenplay) | Lawrence Kasdan (Screenplay) | George Lucas (Characters) Producers: J.J. Abrams |…

Mission Impossible Rogue Nation

Mission Impossible Rogue Nation: In Theatres July 31st, 2015 Summary: Ethan and team take on their most impossible mission yet, eradicating the Syndicate – an International rogue organization as highly skilled as they are, committed to destroying the IMF. Filmmakers: ROLENAME Director:  Christopher McQuarrie Writers:  Christopher McQuarrie | Bruce Geller (Television Series) Producers:  J.J. Abrams…

New 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Set Photos Tease The Millennium Falcon And X-Wing

BRIAN GALLAGHER, MOVIEWEB YouTube/Star WarsJ.J. Abrams with a new X-Wing on set. With production currently underway at Pinewood Studios in London, new photos have been released from the Star Wars: Episode VII set, offering new looks at the Millennium Falcon and an X-Wing fighter. No actors were spotted on the set, but we get perhaps our…

How Hollywood Just Saved Motion Picture Film From Death

Mario Aguilar Thursday 1:15pm Originally posted by gizmodo.com These days, almost everything you watch on TV and in theaters is shot digitally. But because Hollywood still needs film sometimes, the the biggest motion picture companies in the world are banding together to keep the lights on in Kodak’s Rochester motion picture film plant. The WSJ reports the…