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Punch It! Donald Glover Joins Han Solo Spin-Off as Lando Calrissian

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A long time ago in a galaxy far far away, there was a Star Wars character named Lando Calrissian. Well, it wasn’t that long ago. He appeared first in Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back in 1980. Now Lando is making a comeback, and Donald Glover will have the honors of playing him. Disney and Lucasfilm have teamed …

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Watch: ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ VFX Reel Makes Us Sad

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We don’t care what anyone says, Star Wars is real. Even behind-the-scenes footage can’t convince us otherwise. The newest video floating around supposedly shows all the special effects that went into making Star Wars: The Force Awakens. In actuality, some creative editors spliced this together in a meager attempt to get us to think the whole story was just a …

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Trailer: ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Teases Darth Vader

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Release date: December 16, 2016(3D/2D theaters and IMAX) Studio: Walt Disney Pictures, Lucasfilm Director: Gareth Edwards MPAA Rating: N/A Starring: Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Jiang Wen, Forest Whitaker, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk, Riz Ahmed A rogue band of resistance fighters unite to steal the Death Star plans and bring new hope to the galaxy. “Rogue One: …

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R2-D2 Actor Kenny Baker Dies, ‘Star Wars’ Team Pays Tribute

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Every Stars Wars fan wants the magic to last forever, but unfortunately, some things must come to an end. Actor Kenny Baker, who plays R2-D2 in all six of the Star Wars episodes, has passed away at the age of 81. Baker had been suffering from illness for a long time. He appears to have died in his sleep while at home in England. …

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Watch: Melissa McCarthy, Will Arnett & Other Celebrities Audition to be Young Han Solo in HILARIOUS Video

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With the Star Wars franchise continuing its massive expansion, there are plenty of new roles to be cast. The most recent name added to the actor roster is Alden Ehrenreich, who will be playing a younger version of Han Solo, who was originally played by Harrison Ford. The movie, currently called Untitled Han Solo Star Wars Anthology Film, is set for release in …

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Watch: Stephen Colbert Uncovers ‘New’ Star Wars ‘Rogue One’ Character

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Leave it to Stephen Colbert to figure out the best possible way to introduce a new Star Wars character. As the self-proclaimed geek has guessed from keenly analyzing every second of the Rogue One: A Star Wars Story trailer, there’s a new guy on the block, and Colbert’s got the details. Colbert first turned to the discussion on the Rogue One reshoots that are …

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Young Han Solo Actor Selected: See Who They Picked Here!

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As much as we’d like to think Han Solo just came into the world being the bada** he is, chances are certain life events shaped him into the ultimate charming fighter. The upcoming film about Solo’s backstory, which is going to be a stand-alone in the Star Wars universe, has the current title of Han Solo: A Star Wars Story. It’s …

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Review: ‘The Jungle Book’ Is A Visually Stunning New Classic

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Disney’s live-action stabs at rebooting their properties are usually hit or miss, but Jon Favreau’s The Jungle Book is a home run. Similar to 2015’s Cinderella, this latest interpretation of Rudyard Kipling’s iconic novel series respects both the source material and the more familiar Disney animated movie. Wonderfully nostalgic yet uniquely distinct, there’s an unmistakable magic in this flawless adventure picture …

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Trailer: ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Introduces New Rebels

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The Star Wars franchise continues on it’s steamrolling success train. The trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story was released today, prompting major excitement even though the release is still 8 months out. Though part of the Star Wars universe, the film will be more of a one-off, taking place separate from Episodes I through VII (and the eventual …

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Indiana Jones 5 Confirmed: Harrison Ford, Steven Spielberg to Begin New Adventure

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Is Harrison Ford too old to play Indiana Jones? Vote in our poll below! After the travesty that was Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, Steven Spielberg and Harrison Ford have decided to give the popular franchise another shot. Rumors that have been circulating about Indiana Jones 5 found people wondering whether or not Harrison Ford would …

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