Posts Tagged ‘Lucasfilm’

“Strange Magic” Trailer Released

by Ed Liuon November 21, 2014
Lucasfilm has released the trailer for Strange Magic, the recently announced CGI animated movie musical written by George Lucas and set for release on January 23, 2015. Yahoo Movies is hosting the trailer, along with a feature article about the movie, with director Gary Rydstrom quoting George Lucas’ emphasis that the story should be about […]

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George Lucas Animated Musical “Strange Magic” Coming on January 23, 2015

by Ed Liuon November 12, 2014
“Strange Magic,” a new animated film from Lucasfilm Ltd., will be released by Touchstone Pictures on January 23, 2015. “Strange Magic” is a madcap fairy tale musical inspired by “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” Popular songs from the past six decades help tell the tale of a colorful cast of goblins, elves, fairies and imps, and […]


NYCC 2014: Vanessa Marshall on Hera and “Star Wars Rebels”

by Todd DuBoison October 17, 2014
NY Comic Con was once again the host of a panel focused on Star Wars Rebels this year, and this event was rather unique in that it treated the massive and full room at Empire Stage to extensive commentary from a single guest: voice actress Vanessa Marshall, the voice of Hera Syndulla, the Twi’lek pilot […]

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Wall Street Journal Posts Exclusive “Star Wars Rebels” Clip

by Ed Liuon October 3, 2014
The Wall Street Journal‘s Speakeasy weblog has posted an exclusive clip from Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion, the series premiere of Star Wars Rebels set to debut tonight, October 3, 2014, at 9:00 PM (ET/PT) on Disney Channel. The series will move to its permanent home on Disney XD starting Monday, October 6, 2014, […]

Review: “Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion” – Whaddya got?

by Grant Whiteon October 3, 2014
I love Star Wars. You love Star Wars. Even that crazy old guy down the street who says his teeth are talking to him loves Star Wars. It’s a cultural icon and mythology that few other sci-fi or movie series can compete with. Although people might have their misgivings about the prequel trilogy that finished […]


NY Times on the Balancing Act of “Star Wars Rebels”

by Ed Liuon September 26, 2014
The New York Times has taken a look at Star Wars Rebels, the first Star Wars-related release from Lucasfilm after its acquisition by the Walt Disney Company. Among other topics, the article discusses how heavily the original trilogy of films will be this series’ touchstone, from designs to sound effects to lighting and artificially added […]