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Monday, July 29, 2013

'Star Wars: Episode VII' Will Be More 'Empire Strikes Back' Than 'Attack Of The

Academy Award winning composer John Williams has confirmed that he will return to score the next installment of the Star Wars saga, reports the BBC. J.J. Abrams, who is directing the first film in the next trilogy, had previously hinted that Williams would be more
RollingStone.com ( 7/29/2013 9:01:09 AM -08:00 )

'Star Wars: Episode VII' Will Be More 'Empire Strikes Back' Than 'Attack Of The
Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy says this time they're aiming for a character-driven film with 'complicated stories.' By Kevin P. Sullivan (@KPSull). When Lucasfilm and Disney announced that they would team up to bring a new trilogy of "Star Wars" more
MTV.com ( 7/29/2013 8:25:48 AM -08:00 )

John Williams to score new Star Wars film
John Williams to score new Star Wars filmJohn Williams is returning to the Star Wars universe, with the acclaimed composer to score the upcoming instalment of the famed space saga. Star Wars movies set for yearly release beginning 2015. Williams, who crafted the memorable score for the six more
CBC.ca ( 7/29/2013 8:04:54 AM -08:00 )

Star Wars producer working on 'great story'
Star Wars producer working on Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy has revealed she is hard at work with director J.J. Abrams and the writing team on the eagerly anticipated movie to make sure they nail a plot line which will captivate the audience and have made this their main focus. more
TV3.ie ( 7/29/2013 7:14:16 AM -08:00 )

What The New 'Star Wars' Movies Need: Jaina Solo
What The New Fear not, "Star Wars" fans! While we may not be getting any info on J.J. Abrams' "Star Wars VII" for another year or two there has been some news on the "Star Wars Rebels" front. The latest CGI-animated "Star Wars" series, announced back in May and set to more
MTV.com (blog) ( 7/29/2013 5:51:35 AM -08:00 )

Star Wars Celebration Europe 2013 Officially Over
Star Wars Celebration Europe 2013 Officially OverNot sure why it never occurred to me, but other countries like “Star Wars” too. Crazy, right? But it's true! In fact, all of Europe (the geek/nerd segment, in any case) just finished rocking out in a galaxy far, far away, aka Messe Essen, Germany. Located in the west more
Geek Smash ( 7/29/2013 9:19:20 AM -08:00 )

Star Wars: Episode VII will focus on good story and characters
Star Wars: Episode VII will focus on good story and charactersIt is fair to say that, while the Star Wars prequels made a lot of money, they were very much reliant on CGI rather than developing good stories, along with strong character building. However, according to producer Kathleen Turner, all that is about to change, more
FansShare ( 7/29/2013 9:06:24 AM -08:00 )

What Is Star Wars: Attack Squadron?
Disney has registered numerous domains for something titled Star Wars: Attack Squadron. Whether it's related to games, television, film, or something else entirely remains to be seen, but the lengthy list of domain registrations discovered by Fusible shows more
IGN ( 7/29/2013 8:59:05 AM -08:00 )

Star Wars: John Williams Will be Back For Episode VII
For all the praise the Star Wars franchise gets for its technical accomplishments and memorable characters, the one thing the movies wouldn't be the same without is the music. The John Williams-composed score of Star Wars is now as iconic as anything in more
WebProNews ( 7/29/2013 8:46:33 AM -08:00 )

Disney Registers 'Star Wars Attack Squadrons' Domains
Disney's LucasFilm has registered a series of domains for an as yet announced project that appears to be titled Star Wars Attack Squadrons. The registeration includes domains such as StarWarsAttackSquadrons.com, SWAttackSquadrons.com, more
ZoKnowsGaming ( 7/29/2013 8:39:16 AM -08:00 )

Anaheim to host STAR WARS Celebration VII
Star Wars Celebration is a massive fan gather that happens every time before a new Star Wars film is set to be released. The tradition began in Denver, Colorado to anticipate and welcome Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace. Now Lucasfilm has more
Nuke The Fridge ( 7/29/2013 8:37:13 AM -08:00 )

John Williams Attached to Score Star Wars: Episode VII, Film to Limit CGI
John Williams Attached to Score Star Wars: Episode VII, Film to Limit CGIIt's official: Five-time Oscar-winner John Williams is returning to score J.J. Abrams' Star Wars: Episode VII. Kathleen Kennedy, president of Lucasfilm, announced the news on Saturday at Star Wars Celebration Europe convention, a Star Wars fan gathering in more
Paste Magazine ( 7/29/2013 8:25:16 AM -08:00 )

John Williams Confirmed to Score 'Star Wars: Episode VII'
"Star Wars: Episode VII" might be flush with new talent behind the lens, but there's at least one constant coming forward from the previous six installments. Composer John Williams — yes, he who devised that infamous d-d-d-dah dah! theme — is officially more
NextMovie (blog) ( 7/29/2013 8:12:10 AM -08:00 )

Star Wars Attack Squadrons Domains Registered by Lucasfilm
Disney and Lucasfilm have registered a slew of domain names presumably to protect the yet to announced Attack Squadrons project. In case you hadn't had enough Star Wars news, what with John Williams, Rebels, and practical effects all coming into the more
The Escapist ( 7/29/2013 8:09:04 AM -08:00 )

Star Wars Celebration flees Orlando for California
Star Wars Celebration flees Orlando for CaliforniaA Stormtrooper with Mickey Mouse ears poses for photographs during Star Wars Celebration VI at the Orange County Convention Center on August 24, 2012. (Jacob Langston, Orlando Sentinel /August 24, 2012). «2. » 1/45. By Richard Tribou, Orlando more
Orlando Sentinel ( 7/29/2013 8:06:35 AM -08:00 )

'Star Wars: Attack Squadrons' Rumored On The Way
When Disney bought LucasArts and LucasFilm, fans thought it would ruin everything as Leia would become the latest Disney Princess, Darth Vader would be photoshopped with Mickey Mouse ears, and so on. Then the idea sunk in and we were mostly more
The Inquisitr ( 7/29/2013 7:59:09 AM -08:00 )

'Star Wars Rebels' logo, art revealed
Art for 'Star Wars Rebels,' a new animated series that we all expect to blow our minds. (Images courtesy Lucasfilm). Bring on that cartoon Rebel scum! Here's the official logo and some art for “Star Wars Rebels,” the new animated series headed our way next more
San Antonio Express (blog) ( 7/29/2013 7:57:36 AM -08:00 )

Composer John Williams returning for Star Wars Episode VII
SAN ANSELMO, CA - JUNE 20: Film director George Lucas looks on during the unveiling of bronze statues of "Star Wars" character Yoda and Indiana Jones that are displayed at the new Imagination Park on June 20, 2013 in San Anselmo, California. Bronze more
KHOU ( 7/29/2013 7:44:18 AM -08:00 )

Will Star Wars Episode VII go easy on the CGI?
Will Star Wars Episode VII go easy on the CGI?It was hardly the only problem dragging down the Star Wars prequel trilogy - we can't forget the script, the acting, the directing, the pretty much everything - but those films were certainly victims of CGitis. We're not just talking Jar Jar: in the hands of George more
Newstalk 106-108 fm ( 7/29/2013 7:45:20 AM -08:00 )

Star Wars Episode VII: Kathleen Kennedy Talks New Trilogy, John Williams to
As one would expect given the fact that Star Wars Episode VII should begin preproduction any day now, double barreled news come out of the Star Wars Celebration Europe. If you get a group of Star Wars creative types addressing Star Wars fans with a Star more
Movie Fanatic ( 7/29/2013 7:43:19 AM -08:00 )