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  1. French farmers stage 1,000-strong tractor protest in ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    ... ; there is no need to be offensive. Read our guidelines. Too few toys and too much repetition turn the much-hyped 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens Global Toy Unboxing Live Stream Event' into an early snooze fest.


  2. The September Geek Guide: Star Wars Prequels, A Cute Freddy Krueger, And More To Look ForRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    ... want to look for, as well as a few more theatrical features you might want to keep on your radar. The premiere of Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens is still a few months away, but Disney and Lucasfilm are getting things started a little early ...


  3. New Star Wars toys go on sale on Force FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    Toys and other merchandise tied to the eagerly awaited "Star Wars: Episode VII -- The Force Awakens" movie will go on sale Friday at 12:01 a.m. -- an event that has been dubbed Force Friday. Force Friday promises, in the words of Luke Skywalker, "more wealth than you can imagine" for Lucasfilm owner Walt Disney and other companies with licenses for Star Wars products, such as toy kings Hasbro and LEGO.


  4. Your Boba Fett Movie Dreams Are Finally Granted in This Fan-Made TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Details

    One Boba Fett fan, director Eric Demeusy, has elevated the art to soaring new heights with this trailer for a Star Wars spin-off film starring everyone's favorite Mandalorian bounty hunter. Combining original footage and elements of Return of the Jedi , it is fantastic in all senses of the word.


  5. Stop smoking with the help of rainbow-spewing unicorns and hip-hop musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... takes the form of a funny clip. It's based around the "It's a trap" meme, which has its roots in Admiral Ackbar's Star Wars emission in Return of the Jedi. But its efforts to be street, with its heavy soundtrack and many other meme-styled images - ... 1 comment

  6. Star Wars: Rebels Season 1 hits Blu-Ray today and Quint gets a bit geeky with itRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Ain't It Cool News

    Ahoy, squirts! Quint here to talk a little bit about Star Wars Rebels. I don't want to keep harping on it, but Dave Filoni's rise to prominence is one of the most fascinating aspects of Star Wars fandom in the post-prequel era.


  7. Star Wars Battlefront beta coming next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    Electronic Arts have announced today that a beta testing period is planned for their upcoming entry to the Star Wars: Battlefront series. The beta, set to take place this October will offer two maps, and three gamemodes, all to feature in Star Wars: Battlefront when it releases this fall.


  8. Rogue One May Pull a Hateful EightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | IGN

    Rogue One: A Star Wars Story , the upcoming spin-off film from director Gareth Edwards , may be shooting in the classic 70mm widescreen format. According to The Playlist , reports suggest the film will be shot using the same Ultra Panavision 70 anamorphic lenses "recreated" for Quentin Tarantino's The Hateful Eight by Panavision.


  9. Words, and worlds, collide again in Portland writer's "Shakespeare's Star Wars"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    Ian Doescher, bestselling Portland author of the "William Shakespeare's Star Wars" series, readers from the latest installment, "Tragedy of the Sith's Revenge." A ghost told Luke Skywalker to fly his X-wing to Dagobah.


  10. VIDEO: Watch what happens when Peckham's John Boyega gets his hands...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    Once again Star Wars sent the internet into overdrive last week when a new clip from the upcoming movie, The Force Awakens, was released. Peckham-born John Boyega, who studied at Wandsworth's South Thames College, takes centre stage as he closes the snippet wielding a jedi lightsaber.


  11. LEGO recreates iconic Star Wars scenes with its popular toys for new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    With the impending release of Star Wars : Episode VII - The Force Awakens in December, representatives from the world's greatest building block biz have teamed with ambassadors from DK Publishing on a new book that presents the Star Wars universe like you've never seen it before. Lego Star Wars in 100 Scenes is a fun folio wherein the clever mini-figure creators reimagine your favorite movie moments from that galaxy far, far away using only the company's iconic stick 'n' stack toys.


  12. New DVD and Blu-ray releases for September 1, 2015Read the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    It's the week we've all been waiting for as Mad Max: Fury Road roars on to DVD, Blu-ray and 3D Blu-ray. Some weeks that would be enough, but Disney and Lucasfilms have also decided to unleash Star Wars Rebels: Season One upon the world.


  13. Outside Lands 2015 In ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | KCSB-FM Santa Barbara

    ... provided a professional but not wholly exciting jam of a performance, working their way through their new album Star Wars. Their melodies and guitar licks felt just right, as they do recorded, but produced little novel energy or excitement, ...


  14. Star Wars: The Force Awakens Just Revealed Two New CharactersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Cinema Blend News

    Especially when we're talking about big studio movies with lots of product tie-ins, toys have increasingly become a source of, if not out and out spoilers, new information about films. That's been the case too many times to count lately, and that includes Star Wars: The Force Awakens .


  15. The Fed Is Hurting the Economy - Audit It NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | FreedomWorks

    ... sluggish, and labor force participation has dropped to the lowest it's been since 1977 - the year Elvis died and Star Wars was born. But since the Fed operates under a dual mandate - to stimulate the economy as well as regulating the money supply - ...


  16. Star Wars GB Episode IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | FineScale Modeler Magazine

    Welcome to the 2015 Star Wars GB, being held in the build up to the release of Star Wars Episode VII The Force Awakens, due for release on Dec 18th 2015. This GB is open to builds from all 6 previous Star Wars movies plus the expanded Star Wars Universe.


  17. Star Wars blasts away sexist away 'sexist comment on Facebook pageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Drum

    Star Wars' official social media marketers have cut through the sexist comment of one Facebook fan with lightsaber-like efficiency. One vocal commentator took issue with the stylings of the armour to be worn by Games of Thrones' Gwendoline Christie's character Captain Phasma in the upcoming The Force Awakens film after fan art of the Stormtrooper was posted online.


  18. Star Wars LEGO Commercial and Battlefront Novel CoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 |

    With the Star Wars toys arriving this week for Star Wars: The Force Awakens , teases for the film continue and now you can watch the first Star Wars LEGO commercial and also view the cover for the Star Wars Battlefront game tie-in novel. You can check out both below and don't miss the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser , new photos from the film , a look at the "Battle of Jakku" level from Battlefront , and the new Star Wars character reveal for the upcoming comic book prequel, Star Wars: Shattered Empire .


  19. Jamie Oliver's big campaign for the war on sugarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... chain set up to train disadvantaged young people for careers in the catering trade. "If School Dinners was Star Wars , this is definitely The Empire Strikes Back ," he quips about his sugar-tax initiative. Jamie's Sugar Rush , a new documentary he's ...


  20. Star Wars: Uprising Is a Never-Ending Force Awakens PrequelRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | IGN

    Star Wars: Uprising really leans into George Lucas' sci-fi World War II philosophies. Developer Kabam's dungeon-crawling role-playing game is almost ready to launch, but when the team talks about it, the conversation isn't about a mobile co-op game - it's about Star Wars politics, the chaos of a galaxy ravaged by an endless war, and the people affected by it.