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The Mandalorian: Jon Favreau’s pilot episode is its own thing yet not much of anything

The recent efforts of the Disney/Lucasfilm behemoth to free the Star Wars universe from the shackles of its own story have met with mixed results, to (...)

Another Star Wars trilogy is on the way, and Avatar 2 has been kicked back a year

Walt Disney, which recently took over 21st Century Fox, has unveiled a schedule that includes films opening deep into the third term of Donald Trump’s(...)

Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford in a scene from 'Star Wars'. Photograph: LucasFilm

Let me bring you back to early 1978 and the release of George Lucas’s Star Wars. No, I haven’t got that wrong. Hard though it may be to believe, that (...)

Star Wars: The Last Jedi, directed by Rian Johnson, is due for release next month

Delivering the biggest shock the world has encountered since Wednesday followed Tuesday, the people at Walt Disney have announced that there is a lot (...)

 JJ Abrams, who will  replace Colin Trevorrow as the director of ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’. File photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

Filmmaker JJ Abrams will write and direct the ninth instalment of the Star Wars series, Walt Disney Co said on Tuesday, a week after the film lost its(...)

Skellig Michael, or Great Skellig, 11.6 km west of the Iveragh Peninsula in Co Kerry. File photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Director JJ Abrams has revealed his shock at being allowed to film scenes for Star Wars: The Force Awakens on one of Ireland’s Unesco sites. The Skel(...)

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens”:  grossed more than $1bn since its release last month and received mostly positive reviews

George Lucas has apologised for remarks he made in a recent interview with Charlie Rose, in which he described the new Star Wars film as too “retro” f(...)

The Force Awakens, the seventh film in the Star Wars franchise, is one of the most anticipated movies of the year. (Photograph: Star Wars/YouTube/PA Wire)

Fans of Walt Disney’s upcoming “Star Wars” swamped websites in the US and UK as they try to reserve seats to a movie still two months away from openi(...)

The Electricite de France nuclear power station in Dampierre-en-Burly, France. The French power utility is the world’s biggest operator of nuclear power plants. Photograph: Christian Hartmann/ Reuters
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Image of the week: Nuclear option Steam rises at night from the cooling towers of the Electricite de France nuclear power station in Dampierre-(...)

Harrison Ford and Peter Mayhew in Star Wars. George Lucas sold his Lucas film group to Disney at the end of 2012, receiving $2.2 billion in cash and 37.1 million Disney shares.

George Lucas has made a $2.2 billion paper profit on the Walt Disney stock he received in exchange for the rights to Star Wars thanks to the out perfo(...)

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