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  1. George Lucas Museum At Centre Of New Location LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    Park conservationists in Chicago, Illinois have filed suit in a bid to block Star Wars creator George Lucas ' plans to build a massive art museum beside Lake Michigan. City bosses won the chance to house the movie mogul's impressive collection of Star Wars memorabilia and Hollywood artefacts in the $700 million Lucas Museum of Narrative Art in June .

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  2. Star Wars Bits: Matthew McConaughey, 'The Force Awakens' Books,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | /film

    ... not be approved. Teases from The Clone Wars, Rebels, The Force Awakens and Episode VIII are all in this edition of Star Wars Bits. Below, read about the following: Matthew McConaughey is open to a role in Star Wars , just like he's open to a role in ...

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  3. #TBT: Sorry Jar Jar, the Star Wars Holiday Special Is George Lucas's Most Embarrassing Creation EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Adweek

    A long, long time ago - Nov. 17, 1978, to be exact - in a television galaxy far, far away , Star Wars unleashed what would become its single most embarrassing artifact upon 13 million unsuspecting CBS Friday night viewers. More embarrassing, even, than the title The Force Awakens .

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  4. The 1st Annual Voice Arts Awards WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Back Stage

    ... Jones' award recognized his lifetime of elevating voiceover performance, including his work as Darth Vader in "Star Wars," Mufasa in "The Lion King," and at CNN, where his signature bass has introduced nightly news segments for decades. The actor ...

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  5. Harrison Ford takes off in his helicopter days after wrapping Star Wars in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Daily Mail

    May the force be with him: Harrison Ford takes off in his helicopter days after wrapping Star Wars in London Harrison Ford has been busy reprising his legendary role as Han Solo in the upcoming Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens. But on Monday the 72-year-old action star was spotted seeking some real-life thrills as he took to the skies in his helicopter in Los Angeles.

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  6. Harrison Ford takes Calista Flockhart for lunch on her 50th...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Daily Mail

    He wasn't going to miss this! Harrison Ford takes Calista Flockhart for lunch on her 50th birthday after returning home from London Harrison Ford was recently in London, where he just wrapped filming on the hotly anticipated Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens. The actor stayed in the British capital for a week after the wrap party, but he made sure to return to his home in Los Angeles in time for a very special occasion.

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  7. Watch David Prowse Voice Darth Vader in Star Wars: a New HopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Collider

    In the Star Wars films, David Prowse provided the body for Darth Vader, but he didn't get to give the character his iconic voice. I believe Prowse's contribution shouldn't be underestimated as Vader's body language is just as important as James Earl Jones ' deep, threatening bass.

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  8. Scientists control genes in mice using just the power of their MINDSRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Daily Mail

    It triggered a cascade of signals that ultimately turned on the gene for a marker protein called secreted embryonic alkaline phosphatase It may sound like a scene from Star Wars, but scientists have developed a way of controlling genes using just the power of the human mind. In a similar way that Luke Skywalker uses the Force to control objects, researchers believe their breakthrough technique could one day offer the hope of controlling chronic headaches, back pain and epilepsy.

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  9. Star Wars Episode VIII to be filmed at Pinewood StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    The news - which comes just a week after filming on 'Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens' wrapped at the studio in Buckinghamshire, South East England - has been confirmed by Pinewood CEO Ivan Dunleavy , who said that the iconic franchise will be returning during a CBI Conference. He said: ''I'm delighted to be able to tell you that a new 'Star Wars' movie is already booked in.'

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  10. James Earl Jones happy to receive Voice Icon AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... and if there was truth to the rumor that Jones would reprise the role in a flashback capacity in the upcoming "Star Wars" film, Jones mischievously laughed it off, saying, "Oh, Darth is dead. Darth is dead." Check this out for a full explanation of ...

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  11. Disney announces plans for fourth episode of the - Toy Story' franchiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    ... billion, topped only by Frozen , released by Disney last year. It comes as Disney revealed the latest of the Star Wars film franchise had finished shooting and would be called Star Wars: The Force Awakens . The Force Awakens was the first of three ...

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  12. James Earl Jones happy to receive Voice Icon...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | SFGate

    ... er, and if there was truth to the rumor that Jones would reprise the role in a flashback capacity in the upcoming "Star Wars" film, Jones mischievously laughed it off, saying, "Oh, Darth is dead. Darth is dead."

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  13. What if Darth Vader had a high-pitched voice?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    In a world where nobody likes a squeaky sounding Sith Lord, fans are hoping that the seventh Star Wars film, The Force Awakens , will carry on the tradition of villains with the same gravitas that James Earl Jones bestowed on Darth Vader . "Needless to say, the voice is such an incredible tool, and for an actor, it's massive, but even just as a human, there are two things that dictate how the person across from you is going to judge you, and one is obviously how you look, but then of course there's the voice," actress and director Lake Bell told the Los Angeles Times.

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  14. Star Wars Episode VII title revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Pocono Record

    Disney revealed the title for the highly anticipated sequel on Twitter on Thursday. "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" wrapped up principal photography, according to the studio.

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  15. Coming Up This Week: Nov.10th - 15thRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | WEHT

    ... Morhpin Power Rangers, as well as Jake Lloyd and Peter Mayhew, who played Anakin Skywalker and Chewbacca in the Star Wars movies. The event will be held at the Old National Events Plaza Saturday, from 10AM - 6PM, and Sunday from 10AM - 4PM Friends ...

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  16. 'Star Wars' Fans Rejoice Over New TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | News Talk Florida

    "May the force be with you," as Star Wars fans rejoice over the news of the official title of episode VII- Star Wars: The Force Awakens . Here are the top 5 reasons why you should be excited over the release.

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  17. The official title for 2015's Star Wars movie makes an unexpected changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Digital Trends

    Rest easy, Star Wars fans. The upcoming Star Wars: Episode VII will not, in fact, be titled "The Return of Jar-Jar Binks."

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  18. Disney stirs 'Star Wars' fans with 'Force Awakens' titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Daily Herald

    Walt Disney Co. has dangled another morsel of information about its coming "Star Wars" film, revealing the name of the seventh installment and eliciting a range of reactions -- some of them negative -- on social media.

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  19. The actors of 'Star Wars': Then and nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2014 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    April 2 marks 100 years since British actor Sir Alec Guinness was born. His career includes starring in "Lawrence of Arabia" and the original "Star Wars" trilogy as Obi-Wan Kanobi.

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  20. New 'Star Wars' movie to be called 'The Force Awakens'Read the original story

    Nov 7, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    The new 'Star Wars' movie has got its new title and it is to be called 'The Force Awakens', it has been revealed. The new 'Star Wars' movie will see a new cast including Daisy Ridley and John Boyega joining the original cast members Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford and Carrie Fisher, the BBC reported.

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