Star Wars Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Star Wars fan gets last wish, dies after viewing 'The Force Awakens' earlyRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2015 | The Daily Star

    A terminally ill Star Wars fan, whose last desire was to watch the latest installment of the saga, died on Tuesday getting his dying wish granted, reports Mashable. The 32-year-old Texan Daniel Fleetwood was suffering from rare spindle cell sarcoma cancer and had only two months to live - his doctors said in July.

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  2. New Jessica Jones Trailer Kicks Just About Everyone's AssRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | Wired

    ... (that shot of Han Solo in the snow hasn't been seen before, right?), but Twitter just debuted the new TV spot for Star Wars: The Force Awakens and you should check it out. Why? Because of this quote, which we're pretty sure if from Maz Kanata ...

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  3. J.J. Abrams Answers Celebrity Questions About Star Wars: The Force AwakensRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | ComingSoon.net

    Even before he was given the job of directing the upcoming Star Wars: The Force Awakens , J.J. Abrams has been answering questions about Star Wars. Since then, he's probably been asked more about the franchise than anything else.

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  4. Most Craved: The Joker, Luke Skywalker and a New Indiana JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | ComingSoon.net

    A new Indiana Jones update, Suicide Squad photos, and the case of the missing Luke Skywalker on this week's Most Craved! It's our 75th episode of Most Craved and, in the player above, you can check out a new conversation about three of the biggest news stories of the week, including new Indiana Jones , Star Wars and Suicide Squad updates. This week feature our trio of regular hosts, Jenna Busch of Legion of Leia , William Bibbiani of CraveOnline and our own Silas Lesnick .

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  5. Why is Luke Skywalker missing from 'Star Wars' promos?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | Local10.com

    The Internet is bothered by the fact that the beloved "Star Wars" character does not appear -- at least not openly -- in either the trailer or the poster for the forthcoming and eagerly awaited "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." The one lots of folks appear to be rallying around is that Skywalker, played by actor Mark Hamill, is now one of the bad guys.

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  6. William Shatner trolls Star Wars fans on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | Daily Mail

    The 84-year-old actor, who played Captain Kirk on Star Trek, has been using Twitter to troll Star Wars fans for months. In his latest series of tweets, Shatner takes aim at the new poster for 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens', arguing that some of the characters look familiar.

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  7. Why Darth Vader is the greatest villain of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | The Eastern Echo

    With Halloween fast approaching and "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" release coming, many people are excited to dress up as Star Wars characters. One costume, and character, that has always held my respect is Darth Vader, because he is, by far, the chief of the bad guys.

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  8. 5 reasons to attend Stan Leea s ComikazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | San Bernardino County Sun

    ... “How amazing will that be?” Fisher played the Rebel leader, Princess Leia Organa, in 1977's “Star Wars.” As part of the Rebel Alliance, she and her allies fought the evil forces of Emperor Palpatine and Darth Vader. ...

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  9. 'Star Wars' fever hits Anne Arundel, highlighted by Chewbacca actor visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    Since advance tickets for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" went on sale Oct. 19, several showings of the film at the Cinemark Egyptian 24 at Arundel Mills, the Regal Waugh Chapel theater and the Bow Tie Cinemas at the Westfield Annapolis mall have sold out, according to Fandango, the Internet service that sells movie tickets. As the film's Dec. 17 opening approaches, a number of events celebrating the films are scheduled throughout the county.

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  10. JJ Abrams says Luke Skywalker's absence from new 'Star Wars' trailer is 'no accident'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | NME

    JJ Abrams has confirmed that Luke Skywalker's absence from recent Star Wars promos is intentional. Though Harrison Ford's Han Solo and Carrie Fisher's Princess Leia feature in the latest trailer and poster for Abrams' Star Wars: The Force Awakens , the third member of the iconic original trio, Mark Hamill's Luke Skywalker, does not appear in either.

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  11. No More The Force Awakens Trailers, Just TV Spots Says J.J. AbramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | ComingSoon.net

    After receiving 112 million views in 24 hours, the latest Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer nearly broke the internet with nerd fervor, but don't expect that enthusiasm to translate to much more new footage. Director/co-writer J.J. Abrams spoke to Extras and revealed that is more-or-less it as far as new footage is concerned before the monumentally-anticipated film itself drops on December 18. "We're getting very close, the next thing's really gonna be the movie," Abrams confirmed.

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  12. Luke is in every scene of this 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | CNET News.com

    It's a Star Wars mystery that runs just as deep as Han-shot-first and why-the-heck-does-Jar-Jar-Binks-exist. We all know that original trilogy star Mark Hamill came back for the new "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" movie, so why is he missing from the trailers? We get Chewbacca, Han Solo and Princess Leia, but no Luke.

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  13. JJ Abrams admits Luke Skywalker trailer omission is no accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | IndieLondon

    Skywalker's omission from the final trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens is entirely deliberate, according to director JJ Abrams.

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  14. News Briefs: J.J. Abrams Explains Missing Luke Skywalker MysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | Fandango.com

    ... rang across social media when Mark Hamill's familiar face was (apparently) not seen in the new trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens , though some have speculated that he's in an earlier teaser as a hooded figure (above). Director J.J. Abrams ...

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  15. 'Force awakens' among local 'Star Wars' fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | The Maryland Gazette

    Since advance tickets for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" went on sale Oct. 19, several showings of the film at the Cinemark Egyptian 24 at Arundel Mills, the Regal Waugh Chapel theater and the Bow Tie Cinemas at the Westfield Annapolis mall have sold out, according to Fandango, the Internet service that sells movie tickets. As the film's Dec. 17 opening approaches, a number of events celebrating the films are scheduled throughout the county.

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  16. J.J. Abrams: Missing Luke Skywalker Is "No Accident"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    As if to underscore the idea that audiences are meant to be wondering where Luke Skywalker is after the most recent trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens , director J.J. Abrams has confirmed that Mark Hamill's absence was no oversight. "These are good questions to be asking.

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  17. J.J. Abrams: It's 'no accident' that Luke isn't in the 'Star Wars' trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | USA Today

    We were all very excited to see the newest trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens that premiered earlier this month. J.J. Abrams: It's 'no accident' that Luke isn't in the 'Star Wars' trailer We were all very excited to see the newest trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens that premiered earlier this month.

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  18. J.J. Abrams 'can't wait' for Star Wars fans to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    Star Wars fans wondering where Luke Skywalker was in the latest teaser will have to wait a bit longer to find out the answer - but it sounds like it'll definitely be worth it. J.J. Abrams admitted that the speculation surrounding Mark Hamill 's character and his role in Episode VII: The Force Awakens was deliberate, but refused to reveal the reason.

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  19. Abrams Avoids Luke Skywalker Absence TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | Dark Horizons News

    Though Mark Hamill's name is right alongside Harrison Ford and Carrie Fisher's in the credits for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," the actor's face and presence have been notably absent from all the marketing material for the film so far - not the poster, the previews, the tie-in merchandise, nothing. Only one shot seen in numerous trailers, a hooded figure with a robotic hand petting R2-D2, is thought to be Luke Skywalker - but no-one has yet officially confirmed it.

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  20. The Force Awakens Breaks Presale RecordsRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2015 | On Social Marketing and Social Change

    PROTIP: Press 'i' to view the image gallery, 'v' to view the video gallery, or 'r' to view a random entry. : The Force Awakens is the upcoming seventh installment in the space opera film series Star Wars and the first to be released since Disney's acquisition of Lucasfilm in 2012.

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