New Documentary ‘Elstree 1976′ Catches Up With ‘Star Wars’ Extras

Imagine being a struggling actor called in for a bit part on a movie that ends up becoming a major part of popular culture. Think about what it must be like to say that you were in that film, but only a small part,  yet still have it overshadow everything else you’ve ever done or [...]

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Carve ‘Star Wars’ Pumpkins, You Will

Halloween is this Saturday, and if you haven’t carved a jack-o-lantern yet then then this should get you motivated. The ghouls and goblins at Wired.com have just published a collection of easy to use Star Wars jack-o-lantern stencils. Sharpen your knives, download one of these five Force-tastic stencils and get to carving!
What? Are you still [...]

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There’s a Good Reason Why Luke Skywalker Isn’t in the New ‘Star Wars’ Poster

For the last few days the internet has been all a’flutter over the fact that Luke Skywalker is nowhere to be seen in the official “Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens” poster. There are those who believe that his absence confirms a rumor that Luke Skywalker has been lost to the Dark Side. Others [...]

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Star Wares: Darth Vader Toaster

It’s time for another installment of Star Wares: a new short series in which we’ll highlight some of the surprising product tie-ins and promotions we encounter in the lead-up to “Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens”.
Today’s featured product: Star Wars Darth Vader Toaster.
Have you ever wondered what really happened to Darth Vader’s helmet after [...]

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Lenin Statue Gets Darth Vader Makeover

A statue of communist philosopher Vladimir located in Odessa, Ukraine has been transformed into Darth Vader by sculptor Alexander Milov. According to Variety, communist statues and other pieces of propaganda aren’t allowed in the country’s monuments and street names, and Milov hopes the make-over will lure in cash-flush tourists—a motivation of which Lenin would undoubtedly [...]

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Star Wares: Star Wars Battlefront Gaming Headset

It’s time for another installment of Star Wares: a new short series in which we’ll highlight some of the surprising product tie-ins and promotions we encounter in the lead-up to “Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens”.
Today’s featured product: Turtle Beach’s Star Wars Battlefront Gaming Headsets, a Best Buy exclusive.
Turtle Beach has a well-established niche [...]

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Happy Birthday Carrie Fisher!

Happy birthday to Carrie Fisher! The actress best known for her role as Princess Leia Organa in the original “Star Wars” trilogy (and the soon to be released “The Force Awakens”) is 59 years-old today. Fisher was 21 years-old when “A New Hope” hit theaters, and while her work in the popular science-fiction saga has [...]

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Trailer: STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS

Don’t have to say much more than this…

… go watch the new trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens!

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