A word about that Princess Leia bikini costume...

In recent years, nothing has said geek louder and clearer than the Princess Leia slave girl bikini outfit. 


A wild dispatch from the Empire

There are certain people in the geek community whose jobs you would absolutely love to have.

On Cars 2 and Star Wars


Okay, so the word on Cars 2 isn't good, but just think how much money the toys are going to make!

SenSurround - the audience is going deaf

In repsonse to our recent coverage of 3D movies, one TG Daily reader wrote in about seeing a movie in SenSurround way back when.



Will Logan's Run be rebooted?


I'm surprised to see any recent news about this at all because it's been in development for about ten years or more, but apparently things may be moving forward on the remake of Logan's Run.

Is Paramount panicking about Transformers 3D?

It's been said that right before a big breakthrough a lot of neurosis can come to the surface, and perhaps this is what's going on with the opening of Transformers 3D next week.

This EV is inspired by Star Wars

The Star Wars prequels have stirred up a lot of things, but even if you loathe the most recent movies, we think you’ll enjoy this electric vehicle the films inspired.

Does Harrison Ford hate Star Wars?

Watching an interview with Harrison Ford is like watching George Lucas's first feature film, THX-1138. You practically have to stab yourself with a pin to keep awake. 



Special effects wizard shuffles off this mortal coil

Special effects wizard Harry Redmond Jr. recently passed away at 101 years old.

Massive Star Wars 3D remakes may be cut short

The ambitious project to recreate and re-release all six Star Wars films in 3D may not materialize as originally expected.

Do movies still have time to succeed?

Robert Evans, the infamous former head of Paramount who wrote the classic Hollywood memoir "The Kid Stays in the Picture," used to say the first weekend for a film was like a parachute. 



Just when you thought you knew everything about Jaws

If you're a film geek, there's no doubt you're a Jaws fan. On the eve of its 36th anniversary (!), the film still holds up very well today.

Raiders of the Lost Ark turns 30


Hate to make anyone feel old, myself included, but Raiders of the Lost Ark is now thirty years old. 

I can still remember seeing it at my local movie theater, which has long been demolished, and all the related hubbub the movie created when it came out. 



Star Wars live action series is waiting for production costs to go down

Lucas gave G4's Attack of the Show an update on the status of the Live Action Star Wars series.

Android’s Dream: C-3PO

C-3PO  is a mechanical man in the Star Wars story-world. As the character comes from such an immense franchise of stories, we could never analyze his entire character in a single article, but we can touch on his central themes and purposes.

Star Wars comes to Blu-ray with 40+ hours of content

The first official release of Star Wars on a high-definition disc medium will be on September 16.

George Lucas says 2D to 3D is like B&W to color

George Lucas is very bullish on the market for 3D movies.

Star Wars goes 3D next year

You may have never cared about a 3D movie yet. This entire phenomenon may just have passed you by. But no matter who you are, this announcement is bound to at least make your head turn - the first of Lucasfilm's transformation of the six Star Wars films to be recreated in 3D will be complete next year.

Learn how to be a Jedi Knight with Microsoft's Kinect

For over a thousand generations, the Jedi Knights were the guardians of peace and justice in the Old Republic. 

Of course, that was long before the dark times, before the Emperor rose to power along with his acolyte, the Dark Lord of the Sith.

Holographic video chat unveiled

Star Wars-style holographic video chat is now a big step closer, with the development of a system that can project 3D moving images without the need for special glasses.