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Sideshow Reveals Amazing New STAR WARS Obi-Wan Deluxe Figure

With the recent news that the third <i>Star Wars</i> stand alone film would center around Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi, presumably in the twenty year period he …

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ADHD kids can be still -- If they're not straining their brains

ADHD symptoms manifest watching videos requiring executive brain function<p>How's this for exasperating: Your ADHD child fidgets and squirms his way …

ADHD

Box Office: 'The Last Jedi' May Be The Most Frontloaded 'Star Wars' Movie Yet

Today is Sept. 15, 2017, which means we are exactly three months out from the domestic release of <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i>. Well, if we’re being honest, the film will open on Thursday the 14th at (presumably) 7:00 pm in much of the country, where it will try to at the very least challenge <i>Harry</i> …

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What’s the Best Way to Watch “Star Wars” With Kids?

Chronological order? Storyteller order? What about the prequels?<p>Any <i>Star Wars</i> fan worth his midichlorians can’t wait for the day he can sit down and …

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Star Wars: 15 Things Even Die-Hard Fans Don't Know

In 1977, a quirky little science fiction film with the slightly vague name <i>Star Wars</i> was released. While it was only expected to gain moderate success …

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Snap: Attack Of The Clones

Instagram has succeeded in slowing Snapchat’s user growth by cloning the popular Stories feature.<p>Snapchat’s work on new product features and …

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Five Thoughts on Star Wars: The Clone Wars‘ “Trespass”

After what I felt was a pretty dull misfire last week, this week’s “Trespass” was a really wonderful bottle story about imperialism, the true role of …

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Being a Star Wars Director Is the Worst Job in the Galaxy

The Star Wars movies have always been pretty joyless. Not for us laser-brained viewers, of course—we get to happily lose ourselves in big-screen …

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Did Deadpool Really Kill Someone For Liking the Star Wars Prequels?

Comic Book Questions Answered – where I answer whatever questions you folks might have about comic books (feel free to e-mail questions to me at …

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The Entire History of 'Star Wars' Lightsaber Toys in 12 Images

The greatest toy in history has come a long way.<p>When Obi-Wan gave Luke Skywalker his father’s weapon from a more civilized age, the must-have toy of …

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'Star Wars' Fans All Demand the Same Thing of the Obi-Wan Movie

Help us, Ewan McGregor, you’re our only hope. News of the Obi-Wan standalone put <i>Star Wars</i> fans in a tizzy despite not yet being 100 percent confirmed …

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The money behind Star Wars: From A New Hope to global mega-franchise

When George Lucas first penned <i>The Adventures of Luke Starkiller,</i> creating a world in which Darth Vadar didn't wear a helmet, R2D2 had actual dialogue, and it wasn't just Jedi who carried lightsabers, little did he know that the <i>Star Wars</i> franchise would go on to become one of the best-loved sagas …

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'Star Wars' Box Office: 'Phantom Menace' Remains One Of The Leggiest Blockbusters Ever

Today is “Force Friday II,” which essentially means that a bunch of companies dropped their first wave of <i>The Last Jedi</i> toys and related merchandise into stories at 12:01 am last night. No word on whether or not you can get your new Porgs wet or feed them after midnight, but courage to the first …

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The best order to watch the ‘Star Wars’ movies

If you’ve somehow managed to avoid <i>Star Wars</i> up until this point in your life, congratulations on one of the hardest achievements in pop culture. Your …

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Why Do 'Star Wars' Fans Complain So Much About 'Star Wars'?

Until January 1997, George Lucas was the barely fallible god of geekdom thanks to "Star Wars." Sure, a few vocal fans had quibbles about ewoks, but, …

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To truly understand the Brexit debacle, look to Star Wars

We learned a lesson from the unwatchable Phantom Menace. Sometimes in movies, as in life, things really are as bad as they appear<p>Hugely encouraging word from Brussels, where a fan theory has apparently developed around Britain’s Brexit plan. According to a recent Politico report, some on the EU …

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Rian Johnson Says 'The Last Jedi' Only Has — Gasp! — Twelve Wipe Transitions

Anyone who’s watched even just one Star Wars movie knows that the series is notorious for its wipe transitions. George Lucas was inspired by a few …

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‘Sassy Trump’ Is Your New Favorite Superhero

Character actor Peter Serafinowicz on the inspiration for his ‘Sassy Trump’ videos, starring as The Tick in the new Amazon series, and infamously voicing Darth Maul.<p>British actor Peter Serafinowicz’s chameleonic ability to transform his voice has been the grounding tenet of his prolific, …

Culture

Are standalone films being planned for Jabba The Hutt and Boba Fett?

<b>News has landed regarding a potential director for the Obi-Wan Kenobi standalone film in British director Stephen Daldry.</b><p>What fans like me want to …

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8 Star Wars Creatures We Want to Hitch a Ride On

The <i>Star Wars</i> universe is filled with all kinds of beasts and animals, from the fantastical to the frightening to the adorable. Some, however, are …

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After Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the untitled Han Solo solo film, and Episode IX, there's a question mark about which Star Wars film will be next. It …

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Do I Want The Obi-Wan Kenobi Movie To Be Logan on Tatooine or A Galaxy-Haunting Ghost Musical?

After <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i> broke the news that Disney and Lucasfilm are in talks with director Stephen Daldry to helm an Obi-Wan Kenobi film, the …

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5 Movies That Could Have Been Fixed By Swapping Their Flaws

By Daniel Dockery Published: August 22nd, 2017 When it comes to fixing bad movies, usually the solutions are obvious: Better story, better special …

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Why we need more Star Wars prequels

<i>Anghus Houvouras thinks we need more Star Wars prequels…</i><p>My old friend, writer Dean Lines made a post on Twitter the other day that shook the …

Reports: Lucasfilm is developing a standalone Obi-Wan Kenobi 'Star Wars' movie

This isn't a Jedi mind trick: Obi-Wan Kenobi might finally be getting his own movie.<p>A standalone <i>Star Wars</i> film featuring the lightsaber-wielding master of the Force, played by Alec Guinness in George Lucas' original <i>Star Wars</i> trilogy and by Ewan McGregor in the prequels, is in the earliest stages of …

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Star Wars: 15 Deleted Scenes That Should Never Have Been Cut

Every great movie franchise – from <i>James Bond</i> to <i>Harry Potter –</i> has its fair share of amazing deleted scenes, and <b>Star Wars</b> is no different. Ever since …

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Star Wars: 15 Prequel Easter Eggs You Definitely Missed

<i>Star Wars</i> fans are some of the most detail-oriented fans out there. They’ve spent decades combing over and cataloguing every last detail from the …

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15 reasons Darth Maul is a better 'Star Wars' villain than Darth Vader

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p><b>Star Wars fans have endlessly debated which Sith Lord is cooler.</b>• <b><br>Darth Vader may be the most recognizable character of the two, but Darth Maul is better than Darth Vader for a variety of reasons.</b>• <b><br>Both Darth Maul and Darth Vader remain iconic characters to the franchise.</b><p>Ever since …

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'Last Jedi' Probably Won't Scare Kids as Much Anakin Burning Alive

Will <i>The Last Jedi</i> be too scary for very young children? According to the director of the movie, “it depends on the 7 year-old.” On Thursday, Rian …

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Star Wars 8: Every Reveal From EW's The Last Jedi Coverage

<b>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</b> just got a lot more exciting. <i>Entertainment Weekly</i>‘s become a major source for info on new movies set in that galaxy far, far …

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