Star Wars Movie Surprises Continue

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The Walt Disney Company's Annual Shareholder's Meeting was full of surprises this morning.  First there was the news that a Frozen sequel is coming and now more Star Wars.Fans will be happy to know that Bob Iger announced the first standalone Star Wars movie, which will be released in December 2016.   The movie titled Star Wars: Rogue One will star Felicity Jones and will have Gareth Edwards in charge. Filming begins in London during the summer and that means, I might just need to reschedule … [Read more...]


Wookieepedia Turns 10

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We wanted to let you know about the 10-year anniversary of Wookieepedia, a chronicle of all-things “Star Wars” launched through Wikia, which was this past Wednesday, March 4. Designed as a Star Wars community aggregator, the wiki-style site features official and fan-generated content —blogs, in-depth Star Wars lore, exclusive images and videos.The site has been wildly popular, and with this turning out to be “The Year of Star Wars,” Wikia is doing some really exciting things, including a … [Read more...]


LEGO Star Wars: Droid Tales coming to Disney XD

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Disney XD has recently acquired LEGO Start Wars: Droid Tales.  The series which will be coming out later this year will tell the story of the Star Wars saga in 5 - 22 minute episodes.  Starting with the Star Wars: Episode 1 - The Phantom Menace through Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi, LEGO Star Wars: Droid Tales brings us the story through the eyes of R2-D2 and C-3 PO.  But with a twist!   As the duo sit around sharing their story with Luke, Han, Leia, Chewbacca and the rest of the … [Read more...]


Sarah Michelle Gellar To Star in Season 2 Of “Star Wars Rebels”

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In the hours after the "Star Wars Rebels" season finale aired on Disney XD, its executive producer/supervising director Dave Filoni revealed that actress Sarah Michelle Gellar ("The Crazy Ones," "Buffy the Vampire Slayer") will join the voice cast in a recurring role for season two of the animated series. Filoni discussed the casting news with advertising clients convened at Lucasfilm's San Francisco headquarters for Disney Media Sales and Marketing's presentations.Filoni said, "We’re … [Read more...]


Star Wars Day at Sea on the Disney Fantasy

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I am sure by now you have all heard about the Star Wars Day at Sea. In case you haven't it is a brand spanking new day long event that will be added to 8 one of a kind sailings on the Disney Fantasy only in early 2016.Here are some highlights from the event: Fun with the ForceDarth Vader, Chewbacca, Boba Fett, Stormtroopers and other characters will be onboard for scheduled meet and greets. They will also be roaming around on the ship.  Don't forget you can dress up … [Read more...]


Abrams Pushing Disney for Early Release of ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’

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Leaking secrets from the up coming Star Wars film has J.J. Abrams requesting that Disney move up the released date for the film. According to an online source this information comes from the mouth of Abrams himself, addressing a group of attendees at the 2015 Visual Effects Society Awards where he openly expressed his frustration about the Episode VII leaks.Disney issued a subpoena over Star Wars: The Force Awakens earlier this month. Clearly the company is taking the leaks very seriously … [Read more...]


Star Wars: Day at Sea on Disney Cruise Line

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Have you heard? In a Galaxy, Far Far Away.. It will be the year 2016. It starts on a Disney Cruise, named, Disney Fantasy!Freaking out yet?! Star Wars is boarding a Disney Cruise and now you can put yourself in the middle of your beloved Saga on board a Disney Cruise! For the first time, in an Out of this Galaxy Event, you can combine the power of the Force with the Magic of Disney in 2016 on Disney's Fantasy. Join the Legendary Heroes and Villains for a fun-filled, action packed full day of … [Read more...]


Felicity Jones Lands Lead Role in Star Wars Spin Off

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The Oscar-nominated actress Felicity Jones has been cast in director Gareth Edwards' upcoming Star Wars spin-off movie.The film is set to open nationwide in December of 2016 and the plot details of the "Star Wars" spinoff are still unknown. Edwards' standalone movie is one of two known "Star Wars" spinoffs in the works at Lucasfilm and Disney. Director Josh Trank known for "Chronicle" is developing the other "Star Wars" spin off. No release date has been set for Trank’s film.At this time … [Read more...]


Disney has ‘Ambitious’ Theme Park Plans for ‘Star Wars’

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Fueling the excitement among both Star Wars and Disney fans alike are some recent comments made by Disney chief Bob Iger hinting that there are ‘ambitious plans’ for Star Wars within its theme parks.While speaking with Wall Street analysts, Iger revealed that Disney is currently working on "a fair amount of design and development (taking place by the company's Imagineers) to greatly increase Star Wars presence in multiple locations around the world.”What we already know from previous … [Read more...]


Walt Disney Film Schedule for 2015

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Walt Disney Pictures has released their line up of upcoming movies for 2015.  With a new movie set to be released almost every month, and May and October giving us 2 releases, it looks like it will be the year of Disney box office domination.Listed below are the titles and a short movie synopsis for each one.  I can't wait to see all of them but already have favorites.  How about you?  Which movie titles are on your must see list for 2015?Strange Magic is inspired by “A Midsummer Night’s … [Read more...]