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A modern-day visit to the Skywalker homes

Decades after the original "Star Wars," a Japanese pop culture blog looks at the sad state of affairs at a few movie set locations in Tunisia -- the country that hosted Luke (and Anakin) Skywalker's home planet of Tatooine.

By Jul. 3, 2012

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The hills are alive with the sounds of Skywalker

In advance of the Academy Awards, George Lucas' Skywalker Sound is hoping for Oscar recognition--and continuing to look for just the right footsteps and car door slams.

By Dec. 6, 2007

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That blows! Sand dunes move in on famed 'Star Wars' set

Scientists report that Anakin Skywalker's hometown is under attack -- not by Tusken Raiders but by the desert itself.

By Jul. 19, 2013

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Tatooine needs you! Help Tunisia save a piece of ‘Star Wars’ lore

Tunisian tourism groups are betting the force of "Star Wars" fans can help them save the one-time desert home of Anakin Skywalker.

By Apr. 8, 2014

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Leia, Han, and Luke to hit new 'Star Wars' set this spring

According to TV Guide, the three big stars of the original "Star Wars" trilogy plan to arrive on set for Episode VII in March or April.

By Jan. 22, 2014

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Lego Sandcrawler rolls through 'Star Wars' universe

New $300 set brings Jawas' Sandcrawler from "Episode IV" to life, with 3,296 pieces and seven minifigures -- including Luke, C-3PO, R2-D2, and four Jawas.

By Mar. 7, 2014

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Mark Hamill unearths 'Star Wars' memories on Reddit

Actor reveals his favorite moments working with Harrison Ford, what he thinks of the infamous "holiday special," and whether he's in Episode VII -- in his first Ask Me Anything interview on Reddit.

By Jan. 23, 2014

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Star Wars auditions go online to cast new movies

The next generation of Jedi can now submit audition tapes online in their search for Star Wars stardom.

By Nov. 11, 2013

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May the Force bazinga with you! 'Big Bang' to mark May 4

The geeks of "The Big Bang Theory" will honor annual Star Wars Day with a special featuring Bob Newhart showing off his Jedi side.

By Apr. 7, 2014

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Lightsaber-style foam swords log your battle scores

Bring your fantasy lightsaber battles to real life with a pair of foam swords that wirelessly mark the score and drain health with every successful hit.

By Feb. 3, 2014