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Pulp Fantasy Prophets and Sci-Fi Sages: When Fictional Characters Become Your Guides


Pulp Fantasy Prophets and Sci-Fi Sages: When Fictional Characters Become Your Guides

In the final episode of  South Park’s season eleven trilogy “Imaginationland”, fourth-grader Kyle Broflovksi (the show’s moral center, usually) shares these eye-opening words.
“It’s all real. Think about it. Haven’t Luke Skywalker and Santa Claus affected your lives more than most real people in this room? I mean, whether Jesus is real or not, he – [...]

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Happy Birthday, George Lucas!


Happy Birthday, George Lucas!

That’s right! The father of Star Wars (to not even mention he’s the guy – or one of the guys – behind Indiana Jones, Red Tails, THX1138 and American Graffiti – a pretty good movie despite the noticeable lack of snakes or lightsabers) is 69 years-old today. Wow – I can’t believe it! (Then again, [...]

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Chicago and San Franciso In Rivalry To Become Home of Future George Lucas Museum


Chicago and San Franciso In Rivalry To Become Home of Future George Lucas Museum

The Associated Press reports that San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee has given orders to his staff to create a list of suitable locations for a museum dedicated to the works of Star Wars director George Lucas. The proposed Lucas Cultural Arts Museum will house the director’s personal collection of art and artifacts from his filmmaking [...]

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Star Wars: Episode VII Cast Announced


starwars-cast2Star Wars: Episode VII cast announced!

Need I say more?

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Never Tell Me The Odds! How A Bet With George Lucas Made Steven Spielberg Millions From ‘Star Wars’


20130211-george-lucas-306x-1360601228We all know now how successful Star Wars has been, but once upon a time, Saga creator George Lucas wasn’t so sure that it would find an audience.

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Leonard Maltin Interviews George Lucas


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Famed movie critic Leonard Maltin recently sat down with Star Wars creator George Lucas for a very special interview. Check part one out now!

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Star Wars HoloNet Digest #44: January 15-22, 2014


Suvudu Star Wars contributor Eric Geller brings you a roundup of Star Wars news from January 15-22, 2014.

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Enter Contest to Win Trip to Skywalker Ranch, You Must. Benefit Make A Wish, It Will.


Screen Shot 2014-01-14 at 5.29.43 PMI want to win this thing so bad that I almost don’t want to tell you about it, but darn it, I’ve got a soft spot for kids.

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Watch George Lucas’s Student Film ‘Freiheit’


Screen Shot 2014-01-08 at 2.58.33 PM Before he was known as the creator of the Star Wars universe (and a director and producer of a bunch of fantastic films, aside), George Lucas was just another humble film school student.

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Star Wars HoloNet Digest #41: December 4-11, 2013


Suvudu Star Wars contributor Eric Geller brings you a roundup of Star Wars news from December 4-11, 2013.

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