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November 12, 2012
 

Star Wars Episode VII has an Oscar Winning Writer

The writer of Toy Story 3 and Little Miss Sunshine, Michael Arndt has been working with Lucasfilm for several months on a treatment for the new Star Wars movie, Lucasfilm has confirmed that he will write the screenplay for Episode VII.

According to The Hollywood Reporter Arndt had written a 40- to 50-page treatment that will bring the saga of the Skywalkers, the Force-imbued family comprising Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader and twins Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia Organa, to a close in a new trilogy. The story is said to focus on a new generation of heroes and would feature appearances by Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher in older incarnations of their beloved characters from the original Star Wars trilogy.



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Eoin Friel
Eoin Friel
I grew up watching JCVD, Sly and Arnold destroy bad guys, blow things up and spew one-liners like it's a fashion statement. Action is everything I go to the movies for and the reason I came up with this site is to share my love for the genre with everyone.



 
 

 

Disney Execs In Panic Over Upcoming ‘Star Wars’ Film ‘Rogue One’

The first “Star Wars” spinoff, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” is in crisis, and the movie will have to go into expensive reshoots over the summer, sources exclusively confirmed to Page Six. The much-anticipated “Rogu...
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Star Wars and Hitchcock collide in Darth by Darthwest

Mashing up Alfred Hitchcock’s 1959 thriller North by Northwest and George Lucas’s Star Wars, this short film is the stuff geek dreams are made of. Fabrice Mathieu’s Darth by Darthwest merges visual elements fr...
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Elstree 1976 Trailer

This looks like a fun documentary. A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, ten actors landed themselves small roles in Star Wars. Here are their stories. When George Lucas began work on a mysterious project named Star Wars i...
by Alex Paul