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‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ director says one classic character won’t make a comeback - News - Alternative Press

<i>[Photo by: Lucasfilm]</i><p>We guess it <i>doesn't</i> work every time. One classic <i>Star Wars</i> character won't be returning in this December's <i>Star Wars: The Last …

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Well, folks, it seems like we have a bit of bad news from a galaxy far, far away. Billy Dee Williams and his iconic <i>Star Wars</i> character — Lando …

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TFN Review: Star Wars - Stormtroopers: Beyond the Armor From HarperCollins

Following the success of <i>The Complete Vader,</i> co-written with Pete Vilmur, author Ryder Windham turns his attention to the faceless soldiers of the …

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Design a character for Jim Henson’s Creature Shop

Among potential entries on a designer’s bucket list: album art for your favorite band, a craft beer label for a really good brew, a gravestone for a …

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What Zack Snyder's Justice League would have been like – everything that was cut and added

This is why DC fans have launched that Snyder petition.<p>There's no getting away from it – DC fans are disappointed with <i>Justice League,</i> enough to start …

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Come on, of course Luke and Leia will reunite in 'The Last Jedi'

There are some questions that answer themselves the moment you ask them. Case in point: "Will Luke & Leia reunite?"<p>That's the query gracing the main …

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Millennium Falcon Has Ghosts For Luke

Mark Hamill describes his emotions returning to the <i>Millennium Falcon</i> in <b>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</b>, but it doesn’t sound like it will be a happy reunion …

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Fantripping: All the Star Tours easter eggs for The Last Jedi & Galaxy's Edge

The <i>Star Wars</i> galaxy got a little bit bigger on Friday when Disney — at both Disney World's Hollywood Studios in Orlando and Disneyland in Anaheim — …

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The “Luke” prosthetic arm can restore the sensation of touch in amputees

This prosthetic arm connects to nerves and is controlled by thought.<p>The U.S. military’s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) launched …

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New The Last Jedi Commercial, Plus Confirmation That It Is Officially The Longest Star Wars Movie Ever

A new commercial for <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> has emerged, airing first on the Disney-owned ABC. The commercial shows Luke and Rey having a …

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Finn Wakes Up In New Star Wars 8 TV Spot

Finn finally awakes from his coma and is wondering where Rey is in the latest TV spot for <b>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</b>. When last we saw the …

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11 Awesome Movies I View Differently Now That I’m A Dad

Before I became a father, I adored the “Godfather” trilogy. But now all I can see are a bunch of sons who make a mess of things because they didn’t listen to their dad.<p>Before I became a father, I adored the “Godfather” trilogy. But now all I can see are a bunch of sons who make a mess of things …

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42 thoughts I had while watching the Star Wars Holiday Special

The <i>Star Wars Holiday Special</i> is a production that was so notoriously terrible, it only aired one time. It’s set on Kashyyyk, and features Chewbacca’s …

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The 13 wildest (yet somehow widespread) movie rumors of the last 40 years

The Han/Vader fusion in The Empire Strikes Back<p>A long time ago in a world far, far away, before the Internet, speculation flowed freely and …

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'Star Wars' live-action TV series: What we know and what we want

Disney has announced that a live action Star Wars TV series is in the works, and we’re bursting with speculation!<p>Star Wars has always had an …

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You Will Never Love Your E-Reader

There's a reason we value physical goods more than digital ones<p>T ry this thought experiment: Imagine your house is burning down and you've got a few …

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'The Last Jedi' Will Have a Bunch of High-Profile Cameos in One Scene

A new kind of royalty comes to the galaxy far, far away.<p>By on<p>The future, straight to your inbox.<p>Astute <i>Star Wars</i> fans know that <i>The Force Awakens</i> …

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From Lord of the Rings to Crocodile Dundee – franchising Australian culture?

Are we going to see an Amazon or Apple remake of Crocodile Dundee, Blinky Bill, The Magic Pudding, The Castle or Picnic at Hanging Rock? Should we …

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi: Some classic references in a new promotion

Still from Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer (2017). Image via Disney/Lucasfilm.<p>Star Wars: The Last Jedi has yet another promotional item that goes in …

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New 'Last Jedi' Footage Is Equally Light, Dark and Triumphant

By<p>The future, straight to your inbox.<p>Poe Dameron is the best pilot in the Resistance for a reason. He’s always ready to jump into a fight, especially …

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Most Impressive Fans: Ellie McPhee's Cute Crochet BB-8

<i>Most Impressive Fans is a feature highlighting the amazing creativity of</i> Star Wars <i>devotees, from cosplay to props. If there’s a fearless and</i> …

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Is Rey Last Jedi Trailer Shot Changed?

A new TV spot for <b>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</b> seems to suggest a shot of Rey on Ahch-To has been altered, but it actually shows two different scenes with …

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'Star Wars: The Last Jedi': The Pessimistic Box Office Prediction

We are now one month out from the domestic theatrical release of Walt Disney’s <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i>. Yes, I am counting Thursday night (Dec. 14) as opening night, since the film may well again score its biggest “day” via those Thursday night previews. The news that Rian Johnson has been …

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Archipods: Spherical Outdoor Office Domes

These are Archipod domes, spherical outdoor mini-buildings that can be used as an office, studio, or masturbation chamber. They come in two sizes: …

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'Star Wars:' Disney announces new trilogy

Just weeks ahead of the release of "The Last Jedi," Disney has announced that the next Star Wars trilogy is already in the works. "Last Jedi" …

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Stranger Things: All the Best '80s References

If you're an '80s lover, Stranger Things is pretty much the perfect TV series. The first season paid tribute to countless '80s movies and other pop …

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'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri' Review: Everybody Hurts And Nobody Walks

<b>The Box Office:</b><p>Fox Searchlight will release <i>Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri</i> into four theaters this weekend, in the hopes that the old-school studio programmer might break a run of underperforming would-be Oscar contenders. OK, so <i>Lady Bird</i> is kicking ass, but that’s for another essay. The …

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May The Force be with politician and Star Wars tragic Jason Clare in next SSM battle

The federal Labor Member for Blaxland is a <i>Star Wars</i> tragic. He'll need the wisdom of Yoda (with whom he shares his office) to choose the right path, …

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My Favorite Scene: I Am Your Father

<i>In My Favorite</i> <i>Scene, StarWars.com invites special guest writers to discuss which one scene or moment in the saga most resonates with them.</i> <i>No stranger</i> …

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Darth Vader: 15 Dark Secrets Even Die-Hard Fans NEVER Knew

Darth Vader is one of the greatest villains in modern history. Feared and loved, the dark lord of the Sith has been an icon of evil since his first …

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