Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope

The creator of the original R2-D2 has passed away
Mar 7, 2016

The man who built the first version of everyone's favorite little 'droid has left this galaxy behind.

Abrams responds to complaints Star Wars: The Force Awakens was a 'rip-off' of A New Hope
Jan 11, 2016

There’s no denying Star Wars: The Force Awakens is a massive hit, and a pretty good movie to boot. But what about the pieces that seemed a bit familiar?

Read the long-lost, 1976 memo that predicted Star Wars would be a massive box office hit
Nov 30, 2015

Sure, it’s a cultural touchstone now — but back in the late 1970s, Star Wars was just a really risky, weird sci-fi project. But this studio exec had a hunch that George Lucas’ little space story was going to be something really, really big.

Awesome animated short recaps Star Wars: A New Hope in 1 min
Apr 22, 2013

With a boatload of new Star Wars films apparently on the way, now might be a pretty good time to get caught up on the other six films in the canon.