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Back To The '80s: Why Nostalgia Is All The Rage In Cinema

The pressure's on JJ Abrams and the new Star Wars films.Credit: wiredphotostream , CC BY-NC By Sorcha NA Fhlainn , Manchester Metropolitan University Much of the excitement of fantastical and science fictional worlds is the sense of history they have, their depth, and the joy of sharing them with others.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

KQED

The Best Restoration of 'Lawrence of Arabia' You'll Ever See

Even if he had lived to quell violence in Ferguson, fix the California drought and discover a cure for Ebola, the late, great Peter O'Toole would still be remembered most for his role as T.E. Lawrence in Lawrence of Arabia .

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Dark Horizons News

"Star Wars" Returning To Skelling Michael?

As we head into the holiday weekend, Latino Review has posted a new report about "Star Wars: Episode VII" with a couple of bits of information and some major speculation that veers into MAJOR SPOILER territory if true.

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Matlock Mercury

VIDEO: Meet Darth Vader star Dave Prowse in Sheffield

Star Wars legend Dave Prowse, who played Darth Vader, meet fans at the first Sheffield Film and Comic Convention this weekend, it was confirmed tonight.

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CNN

'Star Wars' films again after injury

The cast of "Star Wars: Episode VII" unites well-known "Star Wars" names with some up-and-coming actors.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Cinema Blend News

How George R.R. Martin May Have Impacted One Of Star Wars' Best Characters

The original trilogy of Star Wars films feature some of the most iconic extra terrestrial designs ever brought to the medium, but perhaps the most iconic among them is the character known as Chewbacca.

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'Star Wars: Episode 7' Has Officially Resumed Filming

For awhile there, it looked like ' Star Wars: Episode 7 ' was in trouble. Harrison Ford had broken his leg in a freak Millennium Falcon accident and there were rumors that the production was going to be shut down for weeks! Months! Forever!!! And then Harrison Ford got better and the only real damage to the schedule was a two-week break where ... (more)

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New York Daily News

'Star Wars: Episode VII' resumes filming

Just Like Old Times: Filming has resumed on 'Star Wars: Episode VII,' which returns original 'Star Wars' veterans Anthony Daniels as C3PO, Kenny Baker as R2D2, Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker , Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia , Harrison Ford as Han Solo and Peter Mayhew as Chewbacca.

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Movies.com

Watch the Uncut 'Star Wars' Cantina Scene, Plus: Check Out These Rare Set Photos

The Cantina scene in Star Wars has always been one of the most fascinating of the whole franchise.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Daily Mail

Harrison Ford joins Star Wars cast in ALS ice bucket challenge...

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CNET News.com

'Star Wars' cast gets soaked for Ice Bucket Challenge

"Star Wars: Episode VII" actors Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Peter Mayhew, new cast member Daisy Ridley and director J.J. Abrams take a soaking to raise awareness for ALS.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

HeraldNet

The (radio) play's the thing

It will probably come as no surprise to learn that most of us in the library world like things to be in their proper place.

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Daily Mail

Harrison Ford seems over his ankle injury as he grabs coffee in Los ...

The Force is strong with him! Harrison Ford appears to have recovered from his ankle injury as he grabs coffee before filming resumes on Star Wars He smashed up his ankle on the set of the seventh installment in the Star Wars franchise, halting filming in June.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

International Business Times

Alaska: 'Star Wars' Lightsaber Toy Sparks Bomb Scare

Who knew a lightsaber toy could cause a bomb scare? Apparently, that's what happened as reports claimed a resident in Alaska was threatened by the iconic "Star Wars" weapon.

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WebProNews

Star Wars Episode 7: Which Villian Should We Expect Next?

Star Wars Episode VII production is still a long way from being done, but rumors about the antagonists for the upcoming trilogy have been plentiful.

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Star Wars ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Videos: Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and Episode 7 Cast & Crew

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Original Star Wars Villain to Appear in Star Wars VII and VIII

In addition to the new villains who will be featured in Disney's upcoming STAR WARS films, STAR WARS VII and VIII, the original STAR WARS villain will make a return appearance.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

New York Daily News

'Star Wars' leaks show spoilers are part of price of admission

'Episode VII' director J.J. Abrams has thus far avoided any major secrets being revealed, but the days when a movie-goer could walk into a theater and be surprised that Darth Vader was Luke Skywalker's father seem a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Emmys: 7 of 'Big Bang Theory's' Best Season 7 Moments

The CBS ratings behemoth is nominated for seven Emmys, including best comedy, lead actor Jim Parsons and supporting actress Mayim Bialik continued to build its ratings momentum in season seven, but beyond the numbers, the comedy about a group of lovable nerds and the ladies who love them also featured a handful of major milestones in the show's ... (more)

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NME

Star Wars Rumor Generator lets fans create their own 'baseless hearsay' - Film News

The Star Wars Rumor Generator has been developed to give fans the chance to decide the plot, title and poster for JJ Abrams' Star Wars Episode VII to spread their own "baseless hearsay".

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