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5 Ways Disney Is Killing the ‘Star Wars’ Golden Goose
2 years ago

5 Ways Disney Is Killing the ‘Star Wars’ Golden Goose

All was well with The Force five-plus years ago.

Disney purchased the “Star Wars” saga, and all that comes with it, from George Lucas in 2012 for a whopping $4 …
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14 Super Cool ‘Close Encounters of the Third Kind’ Facts
2 years ago

14 Super Cool ‘Close Encounters of the Third Kind’ Facts

Talk about a sci-fi mismatch.

Old chums George Lucas and Steven Spielberg released genre-bending space sagas 40 years ago. Lucas scored a TKO, redefining both science fiction and merchandising forever, …
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HiT Rewind: ‘Indiana Jones/Kingdom of the Crystal Skull’ (2008)
4 years ago

HiT Rewind: ‘Indiana Jones/Kingdom of the Crystal Skull’ (2008)

Nor that the last time he rode into the cinematic sunset cell phones were almost as big as our heads.

They just wanted their whip-crackin‘, fedora wearin’ hero back. Steven …
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Why David Bowie Made Movies Better
4 years ago

Why David Bowie Made Movies Better

By  •  Opinion

David Bowie’s film work may seem to be an afterthought in comparison to his career as … well, is the term “rock god” too much or an understatement?

Actually, Bowie’s …
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Why Lucas Slammed Disney as ‘White Slavers’
4 years ago

Why Lucas Slammed Disney as ‘White Slavers’

The filmmaker’s anger flared this week when he referred to Disney, the company that bought the “Star Wars” saga, as “white slavers.” Lucas stopped before he could say more. He already said …
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George Lucas’ Sad ‘Star Wars’ Swan Song
4 years ago

George Lucas’ Sad ‘Star Wars’ Swan Song

The creator of the “Star Wars” empire is doing press presumably on behalf of the seventh film in the series, “The Force Awakens.” Yet the tone of his comments, and …
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HiT Rewind: ‘The People vs. George Lucas’ (2010)
4 years ago

HiT Rewind: ‘The People vs. George Lucas’ (2010)

“The People vs. George Lucas” examines the love/hate relationship between “Star Wars” fans and the master of their universe. The documentary gives voice to those who matter most – fans who …
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