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Chicago strong with the Force due to George Lucas' museum

The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art will officially make its home in the Windy City. The museum, set to open in 2018, will trace the evolution of the visual image from illustration to film.

By Jun. 25, 2014

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$150 movie ticket? George Lucas says it could be so

Lucas and Steven Spielberg see a collision course as studios pile on mega-budget films, one that will make a movie outing like going to Broadway and put thoughtful pictures on Internet TV.

By Jun. 13, 2013

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Star Wars 1313 shelved as Disney powers down LucasArts

After acquiring it last year, the house of mouse has stopped game development at the hallowed LucasArts studios.

By Apr. 4, 2013

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LucasArts games that deserve a second life

With LucasArts' doors sadly closed, here are some of our favourite titles that we'd love to see Disney license out for a second lease on life.

12 Images Apr. 3, 2013

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Disney shuttering LucasArts, moving to licensed games model

The move means in-house development of Star Wars 1313 and Star Wars: First Assault is over, but the games may be completed by third-party developers or by Disney Interactive.

By Apr. 3, 2013

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Apple sued over sound tech by George Lucas' THX

The audio-and-visual tech firm founded by Lucas claims Apple is infringing on a speaker patent in its iPhone, iPad, and iMac products.

By Mar. 16, 2013

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Lucas hints Ford, Fisher, Hamill will be in new 'Star Wars'

George Lucas may have accidentally confirmed to Bloomberg Businessweek that all three original stars will return in their original roles in the new movie.

By Mar. 7, 2013

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Lucas: Disney might have been Star Wars' only hope

In a video explaining why he sold his media empire to Disney, George Lucas said the entertainment giant would be the best bet to protect Lucasfilm and its cash cow, the "Star Wars" franchise.

By Oct. 30, 2012

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George Lucas, planning retirement, picks Lucasfilm co-chair

The "Star Wars" creator chooses longtime Hollywood producer Kathleen Kennedy to share leadership duties at his giant entertainment company.

By Jun. 1, 2012

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George Lucas loses NIMBY clash over giant digital arts complex

The "Star Wars" filmmaker had hoped to build a 260,000-square-foot technology production facility about 30 minutes north of San Francisco. But neighbors didn't want the project.

By Apr. 11, 2012