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How’d They Do That: ILM releases Special Effects Video for Marvel’s The Avengers

In celebration of their Oscar nod, the fine folks at Industrial Light and Magic Visual FX (now a part of The Walt Disney Company thanks to the Lucasfilm acquisition) have released a special video highlighting how many of the special … Continue reading

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George Lucas and Kathleen Kennedy Discuss Future of Lucasfilm, The Complete Videos

All five sections of Kathleen Kennedy’s discussion with George Lucas over the future of Lucasfilm and the “Star Wars” franchise now that it’s been acquired by the Walt Disney Company are now available for viewing. I’ve embedded the playlist with … Continue reading

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Star Wars Weekends Dates for 2013 Announced

Are you ready for the first Star Wars Weekends with Disney as the owner of Lucasfilm? Dates for 2013 event were just announced as every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from May 17 – June 9, 2013. Returning as hosts of … Continue reading

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Darth Vader, you’ve just joined the Disney family, what are you going to do next?

A little less than two years ago when Disneyland was promoting the new Star Tours attraction, they came out with this very funny video of Darth Vader on vacation at Disneyland. With the big news that dropped on Tuesday, that … Continue reading

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With Lucasfilm Acquisition, Disney Moves Closer to Angry Birds Creators [Update]

An interesting side effect of The Walt Disney Company’s $4.05 billion buyout of George Lucas’ Lucasfilm empire, announced on Tuesday, is that the deal brings Disney closer to Rovio Entertainment, creators of the massively popular Angry Birds franchise. In one of its last … Continue reading

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