“His genial contribution, in the form of unequalled production paintings, propelled and inspired all of the cast and crew of the original Star Wars trilogy. When words could not convey my ideas, I could always point to one of Ralph’s fabulous illustrations … Continue reading Inspired #1: Ralph McQuarrie
Earlier we posted about the Disney sticking to their release of Episode VII and it has caused many to worry. Don’t get me wrong, I have my reserves about it too but according to a really good article by The Huffington Post, there is no cause to worry as the films are following the same schedule as that of the original trilogy. Furious Fanboys gives the film schedule for the original trilogy. Star Wars began filming on March 22, 1976, and was released on May 25th, 1977. The Empire Strikes Back began filming on March 5, 1979, and was released … Continue reading Those Worried About Star Wars
So when are we going to get some real news about the movies? Right now, Disney has been spending a lot of their efforts on the Star Wars Rebels animated series, which we are all excited about, except a few of those Anti-Disney fans. Well, last Wednesday Disney put up the original trailer for Star Wars: A New Hope. Today, well, they’ve put out the next trailer. Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back. So what does this mean? Are they toying with fans? Well, it could be mean nothing but what if it’s a countdown til they announce some real … Continue reading Lucasfilm Preparing For An Announcement?
We have word from Metro News that Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher have been ordered to lose weight for the roles they are reprising as Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia Organa. The source states that they must get as close to their original look as possible. As a result, they have been assigned personal trainers and nutritionists to achieve this goal. Metro said, “Mark and Carrie need to be as close to their appearance in the earlier movies as possible. Producers are keen to help out and have offered support. The budget is huge so there will be no expense spared.” Funny thing … Continue reading Star Wars VII Update: Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher Assigned Personal Nutritionists For New ‘Star Wars’
The Shoe Project is a Star Wars themed charity and they make some pretty sick shoes. The shoes are made from Vans and select artists personalize them to their vision and they are amazing. They are now getting ready to start the charity back up, which comes up this Friday night and they will be auctioned on Ebay, once they are up I will post the links here, so keep checking back. Here are a few images of what they have done in the past, there are 10 different ones so check out their facebook page. Link to their auction. Please support!!! … Continue reading The Shoe Project: A Star Wars Themed Charity!