Star Wars

Star Wars Star Wars is an epic space opera film series created by George Lucas. The first film in the series was originally released on May 25, 1977, under the title Star Wars, by 20th Century Fox, and became a worldwide pop culture phenomenon, followed by two sequels, released at three-year intervals. Sixteen years after the release of the trilogy's final film, the first in a new prequel trilogy of films was released. The three films were also released at three-year intervals, with the final film released on May 19, 2005. The property has spanned all forms of media.
Oscar Isaac, who is set to portray the menacing Apocalypse in 2016's X-Men: Apocalypse, visited David Letterman and took a few moments to chat about the film and in a humorous turn of events, Letterman (sort of) releases the first clip from Star Wars: The Force Awakens... check it out!
During a recent interview for for his new drama Last Days in the Desert McGregor revealed that he isn't a fan of the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens lightsaber. Hit the jump to check it out.
This week The Weekly Planet team are all about the biggest movies of 2015 including Star Wars, Terminator: Genysis, Jurassic World, Age Of Ultron and Fantastic Four! Plus we break down news of Lex Luthor, StarTrek, X-Men and more! Hit the jump to support the show.
The Godzilla director's standalone Star Wars flick recently lost a writer in Gary Whitta, but Lucasfilm/Disney have wasted no time in finding a replacement, as Academy Award nominated About A Boy scribe Chris Weitz has been brought on board.
Two Star Wars Rebels clips have been released from tonight's "Vision Of Hope" episode. Watch as "Chopper springs into action -- much to the shock of his teammates" and "Agent Kallus and his men surround the Ghost crew and Senator Gall Trayvis."
That's the latest rumor doing the rounds anyway. The plot of the first standalone Star Wars movie has been under wraps since it was announced that Godzilla director Gareth Edwards would take the director's chair, but we might just have some new details on what we can expect...
The Interstellar actress actually reveals (jokes?) that she would have been in The Force Awakens if she'd been asked, but since that spaceship has sailed she's thrown her hat in the ring for one of the next trips to the galaxy far, far away...
Wow, what a crazy idea!! Would this be interesting?
We heard yesterday about a number of actresses being eyed for the lead female role in Gareth Edwards' Star Wars spinoff, and it now appears as if Kate Mara (House of Cards) is also testing for the role, possibly reuniting her with The Fantastic Four writer Simon Kinberg...
The Unusual Suspect has returned with another mashup trailer. This time, setting the classic characters of the original Star Wars trilogy to the first trailer for Joss Whedon's Avengers: Age Of Ultron. Hit the jump to check it out!
George Lucas is out and about doing press for his new movie Strange Magic and of course he has to field questions about J.J. Abrams' upcoming film Star Wars: The Force Awakens, even though none of his ideas are being used. Check it out.
Another day, another new Star Wars: The Force Awakens cast member brought to our attention. This time it's Leanne Best, who was most recently seen as the titular spook in the actually quite good Woman In Black: Angel Of Death. Who will she play? It's speculation time...
With the first Star Wars spinoff set to be released next year, we're finally getting some casting news, with a number of actresses including Felicity Jones (The Amazing Spider-Man 2) being eyed for a lead role in the movie from Godzilla director Gareth Edwards...
Another batch of Star Wars: The Force Awakens concept art has found its way online, and it this time focuses on a squad of the redesigned X-Wings, giving us perhaps a better idea as to what we should expect from their appearance in the J.J. Abrams helmed movie. Check them out...
With The Newest Episode Of Star Wars Rebels Airing A Few Days Ago And The Next One Out In February Hit The Jump To See Some Concept Art From " Idiots Array"
These Are Dark Times We Live In Hit The Jump To View The Sad News That Actor Peter Mayhew Is Back In Hospital.
The latest instalment of Disney XD's "Rebel Recon" series goes behind the scenes of the Star Wars Rebels episode "Idiot's Array" for the inside scoop on Lando Calrissian's return and much more. For all that and a look ahead to next week's episode, hit the jump to check it out!
We've seen a lot of concept artwork for the new Star Wars flick, but this is the first time the mysterious character played by Max von Sydow has been depicted. There's also designs for a new ship, & a very interesting image of some Stormtroopers alongside... well, you'll have to click to see!
Marvel have released their April 2015 solicitations, and along with the launch of Star Wars Rebels prequel Kanan - The Last Padawan, we also have a first look at the Star Wars #5, Darth Vader #4, and Princess Leia #3. Hit the jump for cover art and some very intriguing details...
BBC journalist Lizo Mzimba has posted a few interesting Star Wars: The Force Awakens titbits in the past, and his latest Tweet reveals that the J.J. Abrams directed movie will feature at least one female Stormtrooper in the form of 30-year-old British actress, Amybeth Hargreaves. Click on for more...
The name Kanan sound familiar to you? Well, it should if you are one out of many fans who tune into to Star Wars Rebels! So, hit the jump to see the first pieces of concept art for Kanan Jarras's newly launched series. You also can checkout the first cover for the comic!
According to Luke Skywalker actor Mark Hamill, you can expect to see the Jedi Master on the bridge of the Millennium Falcon once again in J.J. Abrams' Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Multiple sources for multiple websites are all in agreement that the second trailer for J.J. Abram's Star Wars: The Force Awakens will debut with Joss Whedon's Avengers: Age Of Ultron, but they don't all agree on appearances for Luke, Han and Leia.
Mark Hamill on returning to the sci-fi franchise that made him a star. " "The most interesting aspect from my point of view is that [Star Wars] is now in the hands of the generation who were fans.…It’s the next generation of filmmakers who were sort of weened on these pictures."
According to a new report, we'll be seeing the second trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens with one of 2015's most highly anticipated movies, and you can find out which one here! We also have details on what this second teaser will focus on. Hit the jump for details...