"Star Wars"

The Final Scene In 'Star Wars' Without John Williams' Music Is Very Awkward Indeed

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.09.2014 | UK Comedy

Typical. You wait ages for two iconic movie scenes to be reworked without their musical accompaniment, and then two come along at once. Yes, earlie...

'Your Imperial Masters Have Arrived,' Rebel Scot Chases Labour MPs With Darth Vader Music

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 12.09.2014 | UK Politics

Half the Labour shadow cabinet travelled to Scotland today to campaign against Scottish independence. They were met in Glasgow by a man on a rickshaw ...

We're One Step Closer To Holograms

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK Tech

This sphere is officially known as "A 3D perspective-corrected interactive spherical scalable display." What it really is though is one step closer to...

Jet Skiing Through Canyons Looks Like A Video Game

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK Tech

This incredible video might look like a scene out of the new Star Wars film but in actual fact it's the stunning Lake Powell in Colorado. Y...

There's A New Star Wars Game For Your iPhone

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK Tech

Star Wars: Commander is the new free-to-play game for iPhone from Disney and straight from the outset you can see that it's aiming to take on one game...

Has Simon Pegg Found A Way To Be In 'Star Wars' Movie?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

Simon Pegg has given his biggest hint yet that he could be appearing in JJ Abrams' much-hyped reboot of Star Wars. The British star, who worked wi...

Yes, That Is A 'Working' X-Wing On The Set Of The New 'Star Wars'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Tech

Yes that is an X-Wing. Yes, it does appear to have a working roof and various other realistic features. And yes, it was uploaded by Star Wars Episode ...

'Star Wars' Open Audition Winners Announced

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

Disney and Lucasfilm have announced that two new faces have joined the ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ cast, as a result of the open auditions held in No...

'Star Wars: Episode VII' Filming 'Shut Down Entirely'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘Star Wars’ fans may have to wait a little while longer to see the upcoming seventh movie in the series, as filming has reportedly stopped altoget...

Carrie Fisher's Daughter 'To Play Young Leia' In Star Wars

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

Looks like 'Star Wars' actress Carrie Fisher will be keeping it in the family, with her daughter Billie recruited to play young Princess Leia in the n...

Tom's Big New Role

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

Tom Cruise is reportedly in talks to appear in the new 'Star Wars' film. The star has met director JJ Abrams to discuss a cameo role in 'Star Wars...

The Action Toy Least Likely To Make It Onto This Year's Christmas Lists...(PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.06.2014 | UK

A sinister action figure of al-Qaeda kingpin Osama Bin Laden could have been nestling among the Transformers and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles of the w...

Who Are The Weirdest Twins On Film?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

Twins are just too good a proposition for confusion for the film world to overlook - all that walking in unison, finishing each other's sentences and,...

Harrison Ford Could Miss Eight Weeks Of 'Star Wars' Filming

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

Harrison Ford could miss up to eight weeks of filming for the forthcoming seventh instalment in the ‘Star Wars’ series after an accident on set le...

PICTURE: Star Wars 7 Set Gets New Health & Safety Signs

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Comedy

Good to see they've taken some steps after Han Solo broke his ankle... (Sign-writers: Andrea Mann, Handface, Amanda Wilkie, Gabby Hutchinson Cr...

Harrison Ford Airlifted To Hospital Following Accident On 'Star Wars' Set

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

Harrison Ford was airlifted to hospital on Thursday after being injured on the set of 'Star Wars: Episode VII'. It is believed the 71-year-old acto...

Coming To A Galaxy Near You...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

The UK's love affair with the Force continues, with news that the first 'Star Wars' standalone film will be made here next year. The news that dir...

J.J. Abrams Responds To Leaked 'Star Wars' Photos

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

J.J. Abrams has posted a witty response to claims that the Millennium Falcon will appear in the new 'Star Wars' movie, appearing to confirm that Hans ...

Two More Stars Confirmed For Star Wars!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

Two more A-list names have been added to the cast of the forthcoming Star Wars film - both with big fan bases that will only get bigger with this news...

The Star Wars Effect - Big Budgets and Tax Breaks Drive Growth in VFX

Christopher Kenessey | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK Tech
Christopher Kenessey

I'm not sure if you got the memo, but Star Wars is coming to London. As JJ Abrams sets his Star Trek phaser back in its holster and trades it in for a lightsaber, the UK is preparing to play host to Disney's new franchise, and the government's new tax break incentives for the creative industries are a big draw.

WATCH: Star Wars One-Man Band

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.05.2014 | UK Comedy

And, yes: we've seen a lot of one-man bands. His name is Anders Flanderz, he busks in Stockholm - and if JJ Abrams doesn't sign him up to record th...

Lego R2-D2 Meets Mini Darth Vader, Mega Cuteness Ensues

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK Tech

Awww... The world's coolest Lego robot met the world's most adorable little girl at the Emerald City Comicon 2014 in Seattle. Initially R2-D2 wa...

PHOTOS: The Force Is Strong With This One

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 06.05.2014 | UK Comedy

Kirsten Dunst wore a 'Star Wars' themed dress to the Met Gala in New York. The Rodarte designed outfit was emblazoned with an image of the Death St...

News Punch: Nestle, Star Wars, Pheasants and Paxo

Marc Paterson | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK Comedy
Marc Paterson

Never mind all the people queuing at food banks, spare a thought for the richest in society, who have to shoot their dinner out of the sky. Thankfully our caring government has subsidised the use of shotguns so those elite few can gun down birds in the countryside.

Why I'm Breaking Up With Star Wars

Jason Reed | Posted 29.06.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jason Reed

So why am I not jumping up and down and screaming 'utinni'? Because I feel it's time I saw other people, explored other franchises, and travel to other systems. George, it's not you, it's me. I feel that Star Wars is no longer mine; it's no longer that innocent cult that organically gripped a generation's consciousness.