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Francis Ford Coppola on the true cost of George Lucas' Star Wars legacy
Jeff Spry

Was the world really robbed of some fantastic films due to Lucas launching his career into Star Wars?

Star Wars' George Lucas walks back those 'white slavers' comments about Disney
Trent Moore

It’s no secret that George Lucas isn’t super-psyched about Disney’s direction with the Star Wars franchise, but the sci-fi auteur might have taken things a step too far in a recent interview. Now, he’s walking it back.

Jurassic World crew congratulates Star Wars team for box office record
Trent Moore

The dino-sequel Jurassic World had the biggest opening in history earlier this year, but didn’t get to hold onto the crown very long. With Star Wars: The Force Awakens now on top of the pile, the Jurassic team has graciously passed the trophy.

George Lucas' interesting reaction after finally seeing Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Trent Moore

We’re less than two week from release, and still hardly anyone outside of J.J. Abrams’ team and the higher-ups at Disney have actually seen Star Wars: The Force Awakens. But the franchise’s architect George Lucas has seen the new sequel — here’s what he had to say.

George Lucas explains why he's burned out on directing Star Wars movies
Trent Moore

Pressure can take a toll, even if it’s pressure surrounding a franchise you built with your own two hands.

George Lucas admits Goofy's Star Wars connection at D23's Disney Legends ceremony
Jeff Spry

Lucas explains how the lovable Disney dog became the foundation for Jar-Jar Binks.

Fascinating side-by-side videos show the mounting changes to the original Star Wars trilogy
Trent Moore

George Lucas has never been able to leave well enough alone with the original trilogy of Star Wars films, and now we have a nifty side-by-side breakdown of all the tweaks and changes.

Why David Lynch turned down Return of the Jedi! (video)

George Lucas once asked the quirky director to film the third Star Wars movie, and Lynch says why he didn't.

Look which director was already offered (and turned down) Star Wars 7
Trent Moore

We've already heard from a ton of directors about whether or not they'd be interested in tackling Star Wars VII, but it seems at least one of the biggest names out there was already approached—and officially turned down the job.

It's now official: Star Wars Episode VII has a writer!
Trent Moore

We've been wondering who Disney and Lucasfilm would hire to write the new Star Wars sequel, and now the higher-ups have confirmed that the job has officially been filled. So who will pen Star Wars VII?

Funny, snarky video finds Phantom Menace 3D re-release disturbing
Matthew Jackson

The 3D rerelease of Star Wars: Episode I—The Phantom Menace means many things: more money for the folks at Lucasfilm, a new chance for first timers to see the flick theatrically and, of course, an opportunity to make fun of the often maligned prequel all over again.