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'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' now holds record for largest opening weekend ever

Claudia Colindres had never seen a "Star Wars" film, so before her friend Christian Alvarado would take her to the franchise's reboot, "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," the two binged for two days on all six of the earlier films.<p>"It's crazy," said Colindres, 17, of Los Angeles as she and Alvarado …

Watch David Beckham Be Challenged to a Lightsaber Duel

The 'Star Wars' hype is inescapable—even for Becks.<p>David Beckham, Sexiest Man Alive and Talented Bender of Random Objects, has proven himself worthy in yet another title: Lightsaber Duel Master.<p>During an appearance on the U.K.'s <i>Graham Norton Show</i>, Norton suggested a face-off between the soccer …

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'Star Wars' opens to astronomical sales at box office

Colleen Crosby, 48, saw the very first "Star Wars" movie at Mann's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood in 1977.<p>And on Thursday she grabbed her lightsaber and homemade Jedi costume and rushed to the same spot for opening night of<p>"Star Wars: The Force Awakens"— the first film from the blockbuster series in …

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' In India: Will Bollywood's Big-Ticket Movies Overshadow Hollywood Blockbuster?

While “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” set an opening night box-office record in the U.S. and Canada, it remains to be seen if the movie will be able …

'Star Wars' products are on track to set sales records

"Star Wars" stuff is zooming off the shelves this holiday season.<p>The newest film in the space opera franchise,<p>"Star Wars: The Force Awakens,"just opened. But for months, the long-awaited movie has sparked merriness among merchants and manufacturers — especially toy companies.<p>"Star Wars" is on track …

‘The Force’ Nears First-Day Records in Spain – Variety

MADRID – Bulwarked by a huge screen-count hike – 1,365 screens – “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” is edging close – as the final results still come in …

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Director says he told Lucasfilm president he would not direct Star Wars reboot because he feared becoming known as ‘the sequels guy’<p>JJ Abrams initially rejected the opportunity to direct Star Wars: The Force Awakens because he did not want to be regarded as “the guy who does sequels”.<p>The revelation …

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The 20 Best Movies Of 2015

A dystopian thrill ride and an unlikely romance headline the year's finest.<p>It's that time of the year again -- the time for lists. Making them is interesting because all of a sudden you're forced to decide what was actually memorable from 2015. It turns out a lot of movies were.<p>In a year where …

These ‘The Force Awakens’ Opening Night Photos Remind Us Just How Connected People Feel To The Star Wars Universe

There’s not much that needs to be said about these photos. They are, for the most part, pictures of people just before or just after seeing a movie. Pretty straightforward. But if you look closely — a couple getting married at the theater, a fan hugging a Sith Lord, and tons of adults taking their …

Star Wars Bits: No More Blasters at Disney Parks, Darth Vader Fireplace, Detours and More – /Film

This edition of news from a galaxy far, far away includes:<p><b>No more blasters</b> at Disney theme parks for costumes or sales<br>• See every time <b>Chewbacca</b> speaks …

Our new post-Obama “Star Wars”: Race, the Force and the dark side in modern America

The diversity in “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” has the potential to be remarkably empowering<p>J.J. Abrams’ "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is a fun and exciting film. Older audiences will be pleased as they remember their childhoods of the 1970s and 1980s. A new generation of fans who only know the …

A video essay breakdown of Star Wars Episode IV’s climax by The Discarded Image (VIDEO).

It’s no spoiler to note that <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> takes much of its template from the very first <i>Star Wars</i> film. It’s no surprise either:</i> …

Even more cameos and secrets from 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

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'Star Wars' Fans Lose Their Minds When Theater Projector Breaks

"It kind of ruined our night."<p>The Force may be strong, but can it contain a theater full of angry fans?<p>A projector broke down at Hollywood's Arclight Cinemas late Thursday night --midway through a screening of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," according to reports.<p>To make matters worse, it then …

Watch Stephen Colbert Explain the Plot of Star Wars to Newbies

Apparently, not everyone in this galaxy is familiar with the galaxy far, far away. Thankfully, they have Stephen Colbert to instruct them in the ways …

You'll Never Guess the Actor Behind Star Wars Droid BB-8's Voice

If the robotic voice of BB-8, the lovable new droid in <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>, seems imbued with a spark of humanity, that’s because there’s an …

Stephen Colbert Attempts To Explain The Plot Of ‘Star Wars’ To The Fine People Of China

It turns out that China is not joining in on the <i>Star Wars</i> fever that has currently captured the attention of people all around the globe. Stephen Colbert did a little bit of spotlighting and found that western media was still fairly censored in China back when the original <i>Star Wars</i> was released, so …

Matt Damon Talks ‘The Martian,’ ‘Bourne’ and ‘Star Wars’ – Variety

On a break, finally, from shooting the latest installment of the “Bourne” franchise, actor Matt Damon made it to Los Angeles earlier this month to …

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The 10 highest-grossing movies of all time — there's one movie that beats 'Star Wars'

So it's a good time to look back at what are the highest-grossing movies ever. For this list, we looked at domestic box-office grosses adjusted for inflation to see what old movies would have made in today's dollars, as calculated by Box Office Mojo. So there's no "Avatar" on this list.<p>The original …

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J.J. Abrams Only Directed ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ For One Telling Reason

The general consensus is that J.J. Abrams did some very solid work rebooting and recreating the <i>Star Wars</i> universe with <i>The Force Awakens</i>. But what if he had turned down the job? According to <i>The Times</i>, he almost did.<p>In an interview to promote this week’s release of what is widely expected to be the …

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens: box office record broken with $120.5 million opening

We promise this isn’t a <i>Star Wars</i> spoiler.<p>J.J. Abrams’ <i>The Force Awakens</i> opened in theaters on Friday and achieved the highest single-day opening of …

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'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Is Having The Biggest Box Office Opening Ever

First triple-digit million opening day.<p>Calling it a force doesn't even begin to describe the new "Star Wars" movie.<p>"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is completely destroying box office records. The movie took in $57 million from Thursday night previews. That, added in to Friday, gives it an opening …

The 11 biggest questions we have after seeing 'Star Wars'

The day has finally come! "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is finally out in theaters.<p>Fans who headed out on premiere night to see the film are undoubtedly left with more questions than answers about Rey, Kylo Ren, and Luke Skywalker.<p>These are the biggest questions we have after seeing "The Force …

The 14 worst Christmas movies of all time

But then there are the holiday duds: the fruitcakes of Hollywood that some may love with an inexplicable guilty pleasure, or love to groan at whenever they come on.<p>We decided to check out Rotten Tomatoes and see what some of the lowest-rate holiday releases were.<p>Scroll down to see if your favorite …

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The only way you should see 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

For anyone who hasn't seen the film yet or those planning to see it after what should be a very packed weekend, you're probably wondering what ticket you should buy.<p>I've now seen "The Force Awakens" in both 2D and 3D IMAX — the showings that will be most easily accessible to the public — and it's …

Christmas Party Photo Ideas

The holiday season is upon us! For any of you photography enthusiasts out there, this is the perfect time to put those cameras to good use. Use …

How to Use Lightroom’s Graduated Filter to Improve Landscapes

Lightroom’s graduated filter is an extremely powerful tool when used with purpose. For landscape photographers there are several different things …

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