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LISTEN: 'Star Wars' Theme Gets Played On A Washing Machine

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 08.01.2012 | Entertainment

The next time you try distract yourself from doing your laundry, just watch this video to remind yourself that sometimes even cleaning clothes can be ...

Celebs Who Attended Community College

The Huffington Post | Sahaj Kohli | Posted 07.24.2012 | College

Not everyone finishes their college career in the classic four years at one university, including people like Walt Disney, Ross Perot, Sarah Palin and...

WATCH: 'Some Star Wars That I Used To Know'

Posted 06.28.2012 | Comedy

Yes, we know that parodies of "Somebody That I Used To Know" by Gotye have gotten a little played out. But we'll make an exception when we see a reall...

'Storage Wars' Finds 'Star Wars: Revenge Of The Jedi' Jacket

Posted 06.06.2012 | TV

Hardcore fans of the "Star Wars" franchise know that George Lucas changed the title of the third film -- by production order -- in his series at the l...

Kathleen Kennedy Heads To Lucasfilm

AP | Posted 06.02.2012 | Entertainment

SAN FRANCISCO -- Filmmaker George Lucas on Friday named veteran producer Kathleen Kennedy as his co-chair and successor at the iconic film studio he f...

Retiring? George Lucas Says He's Stepping Away

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 05.31.2012 | Entertainment

George Lucas is retiring. Again. "I'm moving away from the company, I'm moving away from all my businesses, I'm finishing all my obligations and...

'Star Wars' 35th Anniversary: Jon Favreau, Eli Roth & 13 Other Filmmakers On How George Lucas' Classic Influenced Them

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 05.31.2012 | Entertainment

This Friday, the original "Star Wars" (or, "Star Wars: Episode IV -- A New Hope," if you must) turns 35. In honor of the landmark film's landmark birt...

Going Where No Billionaire Has Gone Before

Carl Gibson | Posted 10.25.2012 | Business
Carl Gibson

George Lucas, worth $3.2 billion as of 2011, may have ruined his reputation with his fans by creating Jar Jar Binks, but his latest move may be the finest moment of his career.

Aaron Sankin

George Lucas Hopes To Turn Failed Marin Studio Into Low-Income Housing

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 05.08.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- Only weeks after neighborhood complaints forced filmmaker George Lucas to abandon plans to convert a renovated Marin County ranch int...

LaserSaber: The Real-Life Lightsaber

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 05.11.2012 | Small Business

The force is strong with this entrepreneur. Wicked Lasers CEO Steve Liu and his team have created the LaserSaber, a real-life lightsaber that echoes t...

"What If?" 10 Sci-fi Alternate Universe Dreams

Kris LoPresto | Posted 07.07.2012 | Entertainment
Kris LoPresto

What if Eric Stoltz starred in Back to the Future? The following, in no particular order, are my 10 favorite sci-fi fantasies that never happened... at least not in this universe.

The 7 Most Overrated Things About the Movies

Mark Juddery | Posted 07.07.2012 | Entertainment
Mark Juddery

As someone who attends film festivals with relish, I still feel a terrible urge to expose the most overrated things in today's film industry.

Officials Scramble To Keep George Lucas' Proposed Mega-Studio In Marin

AP | Posted 06.15.2012 | San Francisco

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. -- Marin County officials are scrambling to convince filmmaker George Lucas not to abandon plans to build a sprawling movie studio ...

George Lucas Pulls The Plug On Big Marin Movie Studio

AP | TERENCE CHEA | Posted 06.10.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — George Lucas' film production company on Tuesday abandoned plans to build a sprawling studio in a rustic valley north of San Fra...

WATCH: Best. 'Star Wars' Dance. Ever.

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 04.02.2012 | Comedy

"No, I'm going to pass on this appropriation of the beloved 'Star Wars' movies for commercial gain." -George Lucas. Just kidding! But this time, w...

George Lucas Empire Approved For Galactic Expansion

AP | Posted 04.28.2012 | San Francisco

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. -- Officials on Monday approved a controversial plan by filmmaker George Lucas to expand his digital empire on historic farmland no...

House, Star Wars, Super Bowl and More Top This Week's Like/Dislike List!

Kris LoPresto | Posted 04.11.2012 | Entertainment
Kris LoPresto

It dawned on me this morning that my Sundays are WIDE open now that the NFL is over. I honestly have no idea what to do with myself. Although, I think my cat will freak out if I'm not there on the couch for hours at a time like I was during the season.

George Lucas Still Defending 'Star Wars' Change

Posted 04.10.2012 | Entertainment

George Lucas knows you "Star Wars" fans are pissed at him. You don't need to remind him. However, that won't stop the director from defending the infa...

Celebrating the Spirit of the Red Tails With My Fellow Service Members

Ravi Chaudhary | Posted 04.03.2012 | Home
Ravi Chaudhary

At the conclusion of the screening of Red Tails, we came to our feet with thunderous applause. But we did not face the screen. We turned and faced the real Red Tails standing among us, a fitting tribute to the icons that shaped every American Airman serving today.

Aaron Sankin

PHOTOS: Local Residents See The Dark Side Of George Lucas' Force

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 01.23.2012 | San Francisco

While the sleepy Marin County hamlet of Lucas Valley went by that name long before George Lucas moved in, the neighborhood has become synonymous with ...

Red Tails Takes a Nose Dive

Carole Mallory | Posted 03.24.2012 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

Racism in the Army during WWII. Who thinks about this? Who talks about this? Yet segregation was thriving in war torn skies over Europe. Tuskegee Ai...

Stars Diss Hollywood: Clooney, Edgerton & More Hate On Industry

Posted 01.23.2012 | Entertainment

If you've noticed -- and become frustrated with the fact -- that Hollywood has been churning out an unending number of CGI blockbusters and mindless s...

George Lucas Talks With Oprah About Creating Names In 'Star Wars'

Posted 03.24.2012 | TV

George Lucas certainly has a vast imagination. But as wild and crazy as the "Star Wars" universe is, it would be nothing without all the colorful char...

'Red Tails' Pulls Big Money On Friday

Posted 03.22.2012 | Entertainment

"Red Tails" flew into theaters on Friday, as the George Lucas-produced film about the Tuskegee Airmen earned $6 million at the box office. The film...

Anna Almendrala

PHOTOS: Meet The Real 'Red Tails'

HuffingtonPost.com | Anna Almendrala | Posted 01.30.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- This week's most noteworthy film screening didn't take place in Hollywood or Beverly Hills. Instead of starlets gliding past photograph...