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  1. Star Wars: The Force Awakens crosses another major box office thresholdRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Disney Blog

    Unless you've been under a rock, you're probably aware of this little film called "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." Yeah, it hasn't even been two months since it premiered in theaters and it's already rewriting the box office record books.

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    5 hrs ago | ESPN.com

    ... more articles critical of the Pac-12, but there has definitely been a shift from 10-year-old Ted watching a new "Star Wars" movie to 45-year-old Ted sitting through a 12-hour marathon of "Downton Abbey" reruns. Granted, I understand a lot has ...

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  3. Cool Stuff: This Jedi Built His Own Real LightsaberRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | /film

    ... from The Empire Strikes Back for this creation, especially since it's become much more important in the wake of Star Wars: The Force Awakens . Maybe one day we won't need makeshift lightsabers because the real thing will be just a credit card swipe ...

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  4. Love LEGO? Love Star Wars? We've got (more) great newsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Love LEGO? Love Star Wars? We've got great news New LEGO sets recreating scenes from the original Star Wars trilogy will debut in the United States in March Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1X6jYW4 The U.S. retail price is not yet available, but you can find them on Amazon.com at higher prices New Star Wars LEGO sets, including those that re-create famous scenes from the original Star Wars trilogy, are set for a March 2016 release in the United States, the LEGO company confirmed Thursday. As the mom of a 5-year-old who is currently OBSESSED with all things Star Wars, this is welcome news.

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  5. Hilarious Star Wars Video Guesses What R2-D2 Was Actually SayingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    R2-D2's beeps and sounds have been the topic of much discussion amongst Star Wars fans. What did the droid mean with his utterances? Was he just passively joining in the conversation? Or was he responding like a petulant child? Well, one Star Wars fan has created a video guessing what R2-D2 was actually saying to Anakin Skywaler, Padme Amidala, Luke Skywalker, and C3PO.

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  6. 'The Force Awakens' had Indiana Jones connection beyond Harrison FordRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Entertainment Weekly

    As it turns out, The Force Awakens continues the long string of Easter eggs that connect the Star Wars and Indiana Jones universes. David Acord, the supervising sound editor and sound designer for the Star Wars: The Force Awakens , revealed that he used the rolling boulder sound from the iconic Raiders of the Lost Ark scene for a similar moment in the latest space saga installment.

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  7. Star Wars: The Force Awakens' to Cross $2 Billion MarkRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | News Times

    "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is expected to cross the $2 billion worldwide mark on Saturday, becoming only the third film to ever do so. It will also likely hit the $900 million mark at the domestic box office - the only film in history to reach that milestone.

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  8. The Force Awakens Passing $900M Domestically Today and $2B Worldwide TomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ComingSoon.net

    Today, in its 50th day of release, Star Wars: The Force Awakens is expected to cross the $900 million mark at the domestic box office. It is the only film in history to reach this milestone.

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  9. Star Wars book explains Leia's role in The Force AwakensRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | SlashGear.com

    ... is specifically mentioned. (It's possible that I've simply forgotten) Everything is done on datapads, which is the Star Wars equivalent of a tablet. I've always wondered why in all of the civilized worlds, no one still uses a pen and paper. Overall, ...

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  10. Love Legos? Love 'Star Wars?' You'll love this newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Jackson Sun

    Love Legos? Love 'Star Wars?' You'll love this news The sets were released in other countries in December. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: http://usat.ly/1T15vve A year before Star Wars: The Force Awakens started shattering every box office record in Hollywood, Lego enthusiast Marshal Banana decided to recreate the film's version of the Millennium Falcon.

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  11. Star Wars Episode VII: The Force AwakensRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Cornish Guardian

    Approximately 30 years after the tumultuous events of Return Of The Jedi, a valiant scavenger called Rey, First Order stormtrooper Finn and Resistance X-wing pilot Poe Dameron become embroiled in the battle between good and evil.

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  12. It's a Trap! Admiral Ackbar & Mon Calamari Star Wars CollectablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lockergnome

    Admiral Ackbar is a strange looking character from the Star Wars galaxy, but that's exactly why I like him. We didn't know much about Admiral Ackbar's race when his figure was first released by Kenner even before the movie "Return of the Jedi" was out, but I knew I had to add him to my Star Wars action figure collection.

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  13. 'Star Wars: Bloodline' Will Reveal General Leia Organa's BackstoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | /film

    Leia Organa returned in Star Wars: The Force Awakens as a general. She was mostly left on the sidelines during J.J. Abrams ' sequel, but she still played a pivotal role in the film.

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  14. Rebel agents discover the First Order's ultimate weapon. You won't believe what happens nextRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Life and Opinions of Andrew Rilstone

    ... fact no sex at all. A wonderful freshness about it. Like fresh air... People are going to read too much into it." Star Wars was fun. It never strayed into camp or self-parody; but there was always a sense that Han and Luke were big kids, having a ...

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  15. Novel Explores Why Leia Gave Up PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IGN

    USA Today reports that Star Wars: Bloodlines will fill in some gaps between Return of the Jedi and Force Awakens. It establishes that Leia actually was a leader in the New Republic, and gained a seat on the Galactic Senate.

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  16. 'Star Wars' trilogy to be shown at Plaza FilmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    'Star Wars' trilogy to be shown at Plaza Film Festival The Force is set to return to the Plaza Classic Film Festival Aug. 4-14 at the Plaza Theatre. Check out this story on ElPasoTimes.com: The El Paso Community Foundation, which organizes the annual event, announced that the original "Star Wars" trilogy will be shown at this year's festival, which returns for its ninth year Aug. 4-14 at the Plaza Theatre in Downwtown El Paso.

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  17. New 'Star Wars' Lego sets to come to U.S. in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | USA Today

    New 'Star Wars' Lego sets to come to U.S. in March The sets were released in other countries in December. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1T15vve A year before Star Wars: The Force Awakens started shattering every box office record in Hollywood, Lego enthusiast Marshal Banana decided to recreate the film's version of the Millennium Falcon.

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  18. 'Star Wars: Bloodline' Will Offer Clues to the First Order's RiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hollywood Reporter

    For those wondering just how the Republic allowed the First Order to rise to power by the time Star Wars: The Force Awakens started, a new novel set in the decades-long gap between Return of the Jedi and last year's big screen return to a Galaxy Far, Far Away looks set to tease out some details. USA Today talked to author Claudia Gray about the upcoming Star Wars: Bloodline , which centers around former-Princess Leia Organa's experience as the galaxy attempts to recover from the reign of the Galactic Empire.

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  19. Future Imperfect: Warzones! & The VisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Art Voice

    Following the exploits of Luke, Leia, Han, Chewie, and the droids, this volume tells an appropriately epic and fun tale as the crew infiltrates one of the evil Galactic Empire's weapon manufacturing plants in the hopes of sabotaging it and scoring the Rebellion another win after the destruction of the Death Star. Jason Aaron, one of the comics industry's most versatile writers, continues to impress, capturing the unique voices of all of the characters and the overall feel that makes the "Star Wars" franchise so special.

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  20. Newest Star Wars movie to become Lego video gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Fans will get to experience a Lego-fied version of the newest space flick "Star Wars: The Force Awakens", Lego game developer RT Games confirmed Tuesday. Lego's video game franchise began with Lego Star Wars back in 2005.

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