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Apr 28, 2013 at 4:38 PM
The classic 1977 film that launched a science fiction empire and revealed the force within a farm boy who battles evil has been dubbed in Japanese, French, Spanish and about a dozen other languages. Add Navajo to the list.
Feb 21, 2013 at 7:58 AM
A group of San Francisco Star Wars fans who want to travel to a galaxy not that far away have created a combat choreography class for Jedis-in-training with their weapon of choice: the light saber.
Jan 29, 2013 at 7:23 AM
This may sound sacrilegious to the legions of hardcore "Star Wars" fans, but having J.J. Abrams direct "Episode VII" will be a vast improvement and the best thing to happen to the franchise in a very long time.
Nov 26, 2012 at 7:00 AM
Darth Vader is dead. The evil Emperor exploded after being thrown down a shaft. And Luke Skywalker and his allies destroyed both Death Stars, restoring balance to the Force. For The Walt Disney Co., the prospective new owner of the "Star Wars"...
Nov 3, 2012 at 10:16 AM
There's no mistaking the similarities. A childhood on a dusty farm, a love of fast vehicles, a rebel who battles an overpowering empire - George Lucas is the hero he created, Luke Skywalker.
Oct 31, 2012 at 12:25 PM
Movie nerds went nuts on Twitter upon hearing the news Tuesday that Disney was buying Lucasfilm for $4.05 billion.
Jun 14, 2012 at 2:50 PM
Max Page, the 7-year-old who was the face behind the force in Volkswagen's popular Super Bowl commercial, is getting ready to undergo open-heart surgery.
Mar 14, 2012 at 7:23 AM
Goldman Sachs, arguably the most storied investment bank on Wall Street, has been compared to a money-sucking vampire squid and called the evil empire of finance. On Wednesday it got an entirely different kind of black eye - delivered by one of its own.
Feb 4, 2012 at 10:57 AM
If you're expecting to be shocked by all the Super Bowl ads, don't hold your breath: There won't be many surprises.
Dec 30, 2011 at 8:41 AM
Not every county sheriff gets to be sworn in by the voice of Darth Vader.
Nov 11, 2011 at 9:20 AM
James Earl Jones is about to receive an honorary Oscar for his nearly five decades in film, but the 80-year-old thespian says he shouldn't even be an actor.
Oct 16, 2011 at 11:12 AM
Heroes and villains from the worlds of horror, fantasy and sci-fi shared the stage at Spike TVs annual Scream Awards.
Aug 3, 2011 at 8:39 AM
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences says they will be honored with Oscar statuettes at the Governors Awards in November.
Jul 19, 2011 at 9:04 AM
A protester rushed at Rupert Murdoch as he gave testimony to British lawmakers Tuesday, setting off a scuffle and spattering Murdoch with what appeared to be white foam in a foil pie dish.
Jul 13, 2011 at 6:00 AM
Here's a collection of past stories that offer a sample of how the program helps families - and the wishes it has made come true.