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Watch the cast of Star Wars: The Force Awakens get schooled by a 7-year-old
Trent Moore

As we hit the home stretch on the way to Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ opening next month, the cast has decided to take on a 7-year-old fan in franchise trivia. Spoiler alert: It does not go well.

Abrams on going overboard with lens flare, righting his wrongs with Star Wars
Trent Moore

Fans are decidedly mixed on J.J Abrams’ Star Trek revival, but there’s one thing everyone can agree on — it featured a boatload of lens flare. So should we expect the same in Star Wars: The Force Awakens?

James Franco goes back in time in first footage from Stephen King’s 11.22.63
Trent Moore

Hulu is moving into the event series space next year, with a high-profile take on Stephen King’s time-travel tale 11.22.63. Now we finally have our first look at J.J. Abrams’ small-screen adaptation.

Watch the biggest TV spot for Star Wars: The Force Awakens yet
Matthew Jackson

Another Star Wars: The Force Awakens TV spot is here, and with it comes lots of new footage.

Abrams on the challenge of relaunching Star Wars, the latest on Episode VIII
Trent Moore

Being tasked with relaunching the Star Wars franchise is an awesome and intimidating task — just ask J.J. Abrams.

Get a better look at Millennium Falcon dogfight, TIE Fighter crash in 40+ new Star Wars: The Force Awakens pics
Trent Moore

Since we won’t be getting any more new trailers until the film’s release in December, Disney has dropped more than 40 new screen grabs from Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Kick back and dig in — these are awesome.

This new Star Wars alien might be the slickest Beastie Boys homage in history
Trent Moore

With a few months until release, the action figure tie-ins for the new Star Wars film seem to be one of the best sources for fresh intel. Turns out one of the new Resistance pilots is also Licensed to Ill.

Speed through Jakku with a new The Force Awakens 360 video
Matthew Jackson

The Force Awakens is still months away, but you can get a closer look at one of its worlds right now.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens' J.J. Abrams explains the 'seductive' power of The Force
Trent Moore

Since we already know J.J. Abrams is putting the kibosh on those controversial midi-chlorians, the director has opened up about how the Force itself will fit into his new Star Wars sequel.

Leaked set pic reveals first look at Luke Skywalker on set of Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Trent Moore

Someone has broken through the intense security surrounding Star Wars: The Force Awakens and escaped with our first look at Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in the long-awaited sequel. Want to see?

Kathleen Kennedy and JJ Abrams talk Harrison Ford's return to Star Wars -- and that injury
Don Kaye

The head of Lucasfilm and the director of Star Wars: The Force Awakens have shared some insight into the legendary actor's return to the role that made him a star.

New Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser offers glimpse of Empire's First Order army
Trent Moore

Disney is keeping a tight grip on intel surrounding the new Star Wars sequel The Force Awakens, but a new international trailer reveals a peek at the Empire’s massive First Order army.

One controversial piece of Star Wars canon that won’t be in The Force Awakens
Trent Moore

Director J.J. Abrams is doing his best to evoke the awesomeness of the original Star Wars trilogy, and it seems he’ll be ignoring one of the most divisive pieces of canon from the prequel films to do it.