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George Lucas wants to make hobby movies


June 1st, 2012 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 1 (IANS) "Star Wars" director George Lucas is hoping to give up on Hollywood and make small scale movies at home for his own enjoyment."I'm moving away from ... Read more...

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World’s ugliest dog is dead


March 15th, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 15 (IANS) A dog named Yoda that won an "ugliest dog" contest last year has died. She was 15.Yoda, a Chinese crested and Chihuahua mix, died in her ... Read more...

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No more big-budget films from George Lucas


January 20th, 2012 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 19 (IANS) Filmmaker George Lucas is upset how Hollywood studios refused to fund his latest movie "Red Tails", and says he is retiring from making big-budget films.He feels ... Read more...

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‘Call of Duty MW3′ all set to create record


November 18th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Just five days after “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3” was released, the game is on course to becoming one of the biggest entertainment franchises of ... Read more...

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William Shatner thinks that Star Trek is the best science fiction movie of all time


November 17th, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) William Shatner has always insisted that Star Trek is the best science fiction movie of all time. Lovers of the genre have often been involved in ... Read more...

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I have an alien in my fridge: Russian woman


November 16th, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 16 (IANS) A Russian woman has claimed she has had an extra-terrestrial creature in her fridge for the past two years.Marta Yegorovnam told investigators she found the alien ... Read more...

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Jackman voted sexiest sci-fi star


September 2nd, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 2 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman has been voted in a new poll as the sexiest actor in science fiction.Jackman, who played mutant superhero Wolverine in the "X-Men" ... Read more...

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‘Star Wars: The Old Republic’ announced


July 21st, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, July 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Three retail editions of Star Wars: The Old Republic have been announced by BioWare. The new games will range from the cost of $60 to $150. ... Read more...

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Rachel Bilson, Hayden Christensen soak-up romance in Barbados


April 26th, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 26 (ANI): On-again, off-again couple Rachel Bilson and Hayden Christensen were spotted soaking up the sun during an island getaway to Barbados to celebrate Christensen's 30th birthday last weekend.Bilson, ... Read more...

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Samuel L Jackson asked for purple lightsaber during Star Wars filming


March 8th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Mar 8 (ANI): Actor Samuel L Jackson has revealed that during the filming of 'Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith' he made only one request of director George ... Read more...

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Carrie Fisher has electric shock therapy to help her battle depression


February 17th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): Actress Carrie Fisher has revealed that she has electro-shock therapy once every six weeks to help her cope with chronic depression.The 54-year-old 'Star Wars' legend told Oprah ... Read more...

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‘Star Wars: Frames’ sold for $3K features series’ most iconic moments


January 24th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 24 (ANI): 'Star Wars: Frames', an unprecedented, exquisite collection of defining moments from the revolutionary film series as seen through the eyes of its creator is set to be sold ... Read more...

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George Lucas ‘thinks the world is gonna end in the year 2012′


January 20th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 20 (ANI): Actor Seth Rogen has revealed that famed 'Star Wars' creator George Lucas fears 2012 will mark the end of the world.The 'Green Hornet' actor relayed a story ... Read more...

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No problems with dad over ‘Black Swan’ lesbian role: Natalie Portman


December 18th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18 (ANI): Actress Natalie Portman has dismissed reports that her father did not approve of her role as a lesbian ballerina in new thriller 'Black Swan'.The 'Star Wars' beauty was ... Read more...

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Carrie Fisher opens up about her shock treatment


December 14th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 14 (ANI): 'Star Wars' star Carrie Fisher has revealed about the time she had to undergo electroconvulsive therapy.Fisher, 54, who has battled addiction, her brief marriage to musician ... Read more...

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Carrie Fisher admits sleeping with ‘Star Wars’ nerds


December 14th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 14 (ANI): 'Star Wars' legend Carrie Fisher has admitted that she slept with fans obsessed with Princess Leia.The actress, idolised by an entire generation for her role as the braided-bun ... Read more...

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George Lucas to Put dead Stars in Movie, via Computers


December 7th, 2010 - 1:17 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The master mind behind the Star Wars legacy has been very busy lately buying up the rights to dead stars, hoping to use computer technology to bring ... Read more...

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George Lucas to make a movie with dead stars


December 7th, 2010 - 1:15 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) However unbelievable it might seem, director, Gorge Lucas wants to assemble dead stars with present ones in an epic movie.As a result of the ambitious ... Read more...

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‘Harry Potter & the deathly hallows’ set to release on 19th November


November 15th, 2010 - 10:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It has been running for several years. Most of the fans that helped made the Harry Franchise a hit have passed their teens. After 13 ... Read more...

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‘Darth Vader’ revealed Star Wars sequel two years before its release


November 11th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 11 (ANI): David Prowse, better known as Darth Vader, on screen in the first Star Wars film in 1977, revealed a glimpse of a possible plot for the second sequel ... Read more...

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Portman’s father upset with explicit scenes


October 25th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 25 (IANS) Hollywood actress Natalie Portman's father is reportedly upset over his daughter's portrayal of a lesbian ballerina in new thriller "Black Swan", because he deems the explicit sex scenes ... Read more...

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Carrie Fisher ‘Princess Leia’ Did Cocaine on Set


October 12th, 2010 - 2:55 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Carrie Fisherm, who rose to sudden fame after her part as Princess Leia in the ‘Star Wars’ saga, admitted that she often did cocaine while on the set ... Read more...

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Princess Leia - Carrie Fisher admits that she did cocaine on the sets of Star Wars


October 12th, 2010 - 1:03 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher has admitted that at the height of her drug addiction, she sniffed cocaine on the set of the sci-fi movie, “The ... Read more...

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3D Star Wars anger fans


September 30th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Star Wars would soon be released in 3D, die-hard fans of this iconic movie franchisee are however not pleased. They are extremely saddened, disappointed and angry with ... Read more...

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Ford to receive Kirk Douglas Award


September 30th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 30 (IANS) Actor Harrison Ford is to be honoured with Santa Barbara International Films Festival's 2010 Kirk Douglas Award for excellence in cinema.Hollywood movie icon Kirk Douglas will present the ... Read more...

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My kids think my cancer treatment is cool, says Michael Douglas


September 18th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 18 (ANI): Michael Douglas has revealed that his kids watched him being treated for cancer and thought it was cool.The 65-year-old, who has a tumour in his throat, invited his ... Read more...

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David Beckham beaten at Lego by 8-yr-old boy


August 31st, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 31 (ANI): English footballer David Beckham has been beaten at Lego by an eight-year-old boy.Connor Saunders-Staddon managed to complete the largest Lego kit in the world, the 6,000-piece Lego ... Read more...

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Cowell wanted to stay in hotel forever


August 19th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) If "X Factor" judge Simon Cowell had his way, he would have lived in a hotel forever, but the food started boring him. The music mogul spent 18 months ... Read more...

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Megan Fox borrows eight-year-old’s clothes


August 19th, 2010 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) Actress Megan Fox has washboard abs, and guess what she does to show them off? She borrows clothes from her eight-year-old stepson Kassius. The 24-year-old actress has been photographed ... Read more...

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Ex ‘America’s Next Top Model’ champ ‘molested’ at Star Wars convention


August 17th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 17 (ANI): Winner of "America's Next Top Model" Adrianne Curry has claimed that she was molested by a man outside of a Star Wars convention.According to TMZ, Curry, 28, ... Read more...

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Toy sales stopped ‘Star Wars’ dark ending


August 16th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 16 (ANI): The budding toy-business has stopped George Lucas from ending his 'Star Wars' on a sad and dark note says the film's original producer, Gary Kurtz.Kurtz said that Lucas ... Read more...

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‘Star Wars Celebration V’ to last from 12th August to 15th August


August 12th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Star Wars is liked and revered by the young and the old alike. Basically according to the experts there are three different types of groups of ... Read more...

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George Lucas puts live action Star Wars TV Series on hold because of funding issues


August 8th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) All the Star Wars fans are going to be bitterly disappointed because George Lucas has revealed that he plans to put on hold the ... Read more...

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George Lucas Series On Live-Action Star Wars “On Hold” Due To Lack Of Funds


August 8th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 8, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): There’s good news for the sci-fi fans. The live-action television series of ‘Star Wars’ will be very similar to the movie with the only ... Read more...

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‘Star Wars’ TV series put on hold


August 7th, 2010 - 2:33 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 7 (IANS) "Star Wars" creator George Lucas has scrapped his plans for a live action TV series based on the legendary sci-fi franchise because of financial issues. "The live action ... Read more...

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