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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 June 25, 2014

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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 March 16, 2013

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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 June 13, 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 March 7, 2013

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George Lucas' daughter tries to star in martial-arts wars

Amanda Lucas, daughter of the "Star Wars" creator, improves her Mixed Martial Arts record to 2-1 with an aggressive defeat of her Japanese opponent. Will the force be with her to be a major MMA star?

By August 27, 2011

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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 October 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 June 1, 2012

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ILM doc shows Lucas' focus on making 'great movies'

"Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible" showcases the 35-year history of the famous visual effects studio owned by George Lucas. And Lucas told CNET the studio's focus is on helping filmmakers, not on making money.

By November 8, 2010

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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 April 11, 2012

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George Lucas loses Stormtrooper copyright suit in U.K.

English Supreme Court sides with the prop designer who created the original Stormtrooper helmet, who sells replicas for a few grand a pop in the U.K. Copyright in the U.S., however, gets upheld.

By July 28, 2011