• 15 Times Weird CGI Hurt Stars Wars

    11 days ago - By Screen Rant

    Lucasfilm has always pushed the boundaries of special effects through the Star Wars franchise. The original film is a technical marvel, putting an entire universe on display with costumes, puppets, miniatures, and good old-fashioned craftsmanship. Of course, all of these practical effects are enhanced with computer-generated imagery, which was fairly primitive and rudimentary at the time. Even so, the mix of practical and digital effects has made the original Star Wars trilogy look fantastic and it still holds up today. Advancements in technology have since made digital effects the...
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  • The Star Wars News Roundup for November 9, 2018

    The Star Wars News Roundup for November 9, 2018

    11 days ago - By Coming Soon

    Star Wars news for the week of November 9, 2018
    The purpose of this roundup is to put all the Star Wars news from the week of November 9, 2018 in one location. If you read this each week, you should be able to converse fluently with any Star Wars fan on everything from the latest Star Wars developments to the latest toys. And maybe you'll even share with them something that they might have missed.
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    Episode IX News and Rumors
    Actor Richard E. Grant Provides Some Possible Clues About His Role in Star Wars: Episode IX - EpisodeIX StarWars - pic.twitter.com/wLdSEoeIQx
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  • Star Wars 9: The Truth Behind Lucasfilm's "Course Correction"

    Star Wars 9: The Truth Behind Lucasfilm's "Course Correction"

    11 days ago - By Screen Rant

    Star Wars: Episode IX is said to be a "course correction" movie for Lucasfilm, but it's not in the way some fans might think. The galaxy far, far away experienced its fair share of ups and downs in the past year. The Last Jedi , while a critical and commercial success, proved to be extremely polarizing within the fan base. And this summer's Solo: A Star Wars Story infamously became the franchise's first box office failure , throwing Lucasfilm's future plans into a state of flux. In the wake of Solo underperforming, anthologies about other classic characters are on hold as the studio...
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