This time, it’s dogs barking the “Imperial March.” Yes, it’s as awesome as it sounds.
“Red Tails” hits theaters Friday, bringing George Lucas’ long-awaited film about the Tuskegee Airmen to the big screen in dramatic fashion. During interviews for “Red Tails,” IFC polled the cast of the film about a long list of subjects — everything from working with Lucas to their favorite war movies — but during one particular […]
Also, he’s heard your bitching, and is done making “Star Wars” films.
Producer Rick McCallum also gives updates on the production status and content of the series.
For those who fixate on everything from Middle-Earths to galaxies far, far away, a great way to keep track of your favorite intellectual properties and franchises is to scan lists of recent domain name registrations. If you spent last week rifling through the records of Corporation Service Company, for instance, you would have learned that […]
The changes George Lucas has made over the years to his “Star Wars” franchise are well-documented. Given that he just tweaked the films again for the new Blu-ray box set, I thought we wouldn’t be getting any more changes, at least for a little while. But the just released poster for the upcoming 3D version […]
For years, the only thing that grunting floppy drive noises meant to us was that we were mere moments away from another failed attempt at traversing the Oregon Trail. But now, some genius out there has programmed a pair the antiquated devices to play the “Imperial March” from “Star Wars,” and it’s even more exciting […]
Let the battle between who can make the coolest nerd-themed sneaker ensue. Earlier this month, news broke that Nike is actually going to produce the sneaks that Marty McFly wore in “Back to the Future Part II,” minus their self-tying feature and attached hoverboard. Of course, the shoes will run you upwards of $5000, but […]
When news broke a few weeks ago that George Lucas was reediting the “Star Wars” films yet again, this time for their first release on Blu-ray, nerds everywhere reacted with collective outrage. “You can’t add Darth Vader screaming “NOOOOO!” to the end of “Return of the Jedi!” they cried. “We don’t want Ewoks that blink!” […]
Here we see George Lucas, on the set of 1983’s “Return of the Jedi” inspecting one of the film’s Ewoks and probably saying something along the lines of “These puppets stink. Can’t wait until I can make them digitally blink.” That’s right “Star Wars” purists: your sacred text is being futzed with once again by […]