Star Wars

Man collects lottery winnings disguised as Darth Vader
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Man collects lottery winnings disguised as Darth Vader

And other stories from the stranger side of life
21 Jul 2020
Did leprechauns come from Italy?
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Did leprechauns come from Italy?

And other stories from the stranger side of life
14 Jul 2020
When is Disney+ coming to the UK and is it worth buying?
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When is Disney+ coming to the UK and is it worth buying?

Release date for new service brought forward by a week
22 Jan 2020
Which order should you watch the Star Wars films in?
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Which order should you watch the Star Wars films in?

The Rise of Skywalker has reopened debate over the chronology of the series
17 Dec 2019
Star Wars: Fallen Order - reviews, features and more
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order
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Star Wars: Fallen Order - reviews, features and more

Critics get their hands on the new single-player game - here’s what they have to say
15 Nov 2019
Could Star Wars-style holograms soon be a reality?
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Could Star Wars-style holograms soon be a reality?

New gadget beams 3D projections that can talk and interact with people
15 Nov 2019
Best films coming in 2019 from The Irishman to Frozen II
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Best films coming in 2019 from The Irishman to Frozen II

It is a huge year for Disney with Aladdin and Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
14 Oct 2019

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Why Fortnite and EA titles are under scrutiny from MPs
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Why Fortnite and EA titles are under scrutiny from MPs

The grilling comes after Prince Harry claimed that Fornite was ‘created to addict’
20 Jun 2019
The Game of Thrones-Star Wars crossovers
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The Game of Thrones-Star Wars crossovers

Newly announced directing gig for GoT creators marks latest collision of the two franchises
15 May 2019
Why everyone’s talking about loot boxes
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Why everyone’s talking about loot boxes

US senator proposes ban on controversial in-game spending. Here’s the story so far
9 May 2019
Peter Mayhew: five things you didn’t know
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Peter Mayhew: five things you didn’t know

Star Wars veteran was known to billions of fans as Han Solo’s Wookiee sidekick
3 May 2019
Why is Jar Jar Binks the most hated character in Star Wars?
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Why is Jar Jar Binks the most hated character in Star Wars?

Actor who played long-eared alien says backlash almost drove him to suicide
4 Jul 2018
How much are your old movie posters worth?
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How much are your old movie posters worth?

400 rare film posters with an estimated value of £250,000 are going on sale in London next month
22 May 2018
Solo: A Star Wars Story - first reviews (no spoilers)
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Solo: A Star Wars Story - first reviews (no spoilers)

What did the critics make of troubled Han Solo spin-off?
16 May 2018
Star Wars 9 has a script, says JJ Abrams
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Star Wars 9 has a script, says JJ Abrams

Director says the film is ahead of schedule and expected to begin shooting at the end of July.
26 Feb 2018
Star Wars: The Last Jedi - the force is (mostly) strong
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi - the force is (mostly) strong

Spoiler-free review round-up: majority of critics lavish praise on new instalment but some question its length and ambition
13 Dec 2017
The seven best tech gifts for Star Wars fans this Christmas
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The seven best tech gifts for Star Wars fans this Christmas

From remote-controlled drones to Darth Vader luxury watches, here are the best movie-inspired gadgets
12 Dec 2017
Jewels Carrie Fisher wore in first Star Wars re-released
Carrie Fisher, as Princess Leia, wearing the Planetoid Valleys necklace and the Darina's Bracelet.
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Jewels Carrie Fisher wore in first Star Wars re-released

Fisher, who died last year, will appear as Princess Leia a final time in Star Wars: The Last Jedi
30 Nov 2017
Nissan unveils six bizarre Star Wars-inspired cars
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Nissan unveils six bizarre Star Wars-inspired cars

Out-of-this-world concepts inspired by latest film in franchise
30 Nov 2017
Star Wars Battlefront II: reviews, new features and release
Star Wars Battlefront 2
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Star Wars Battlefront II: reviews, new features and release

It may be ‘bigger and better’ than its predecessor, but there are some caveats
17 Nov 2017
The most anticipated film sequels in the works
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The most anticipated film sequels in the works

Eager fans are gearing up for the Star Wars, Thor and Fifty Shades sequels
11 Oct 2017
Is the Star Wars spin-off film lost in space?
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Is the Star Wars spin-off film lost in space?

Ron Howard tipped to take over Han Solo project after directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller leave
21 Jun 2017
E3 2017: F1 2017, Metroid Prime 4 and more
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E3 2017: F1 2017, Metroid Prime 4 and more

From Forza Motorsport 7 to BioWare's Anthem, here are the most exciting games at this year's expo
16 Jun 2017
Rogue One – Felicity Jones 'to return for sequel'
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Rogue One – Felicity Jones 'to return for sequel'

Entertainment website reports the Rebellion is continuing - but fans should be a little sceptical
4 Apr 2017
Best new Lego sets: From Star Wars to Women of Nasa
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Best new Lego sets: From Star Wars to Women of Nasa

A Ferrari F40 and the U-wing fighter featured in Rogue One can now be yours – in miniature
2 Mar 2017
Five facts about Battlestar Galactica star Richard Hatch
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Five facts about Battlestar Galactica star Richard Hatch

Actor devoted his life to tales of space travel and loved to spend time with real astronauts
8 Feb 2017
Will Star Wars 8 and 9 be followed by yet another trilogy?
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Will Star Wars 8 and 9 be followed by yet another trilogy?

George Lucas always planned for 12 films - but not quite the way they are panning out
16 Jan 2017
Jedi bid to become recognised religion rejected
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Jedi bid to become recognised religion rejected

Charity Commission rules Star Wars's belief system is not a true faith, disappointing UK's 177,000 'worshippers'
20 Dec 2016
Star Wars: Carrie Fisher reveals affair with Harrison Ford
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Star Wars: Carrie Fisher reveals affair with Harrison Ford

Actor who played Princess Leia in both sets of trilogies writes about brief fling
16 Nov 2016
Daisy Ridley: Who is the actress behind Star Wars 7's Rey?
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Daisy Ridley: Who is the actress behind Star Wars 7's Rey?

Little-known Brit has become a household name since The Force Awakens was released
14 Apr 2016
'Real-life Death Star' can protect the Earth from asteroids
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'Real-life Death Star' can protect the Earth from asteroids

Laser-armed satellite could stop space rocks from crashing into planet, say scientists
4 Mar 2016
Star Wars theme parks: Harrison Ford unveils expansion
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Star Wars theme parks: Harrison Ford unveils expansion

Han Solo actor announces Disney project with an 'I can't tell if he wants to be here' delivery
23 Feb 2016
Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens game trailer released
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Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens game trailer released

'Sweet' and 'surreal' teaser delights critics while fans look forward to a summer launch
3 Feb 2016
Star Wars, Spectre and Jurassic World drive box-office high
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Star Wars, Spectre and Jurassic World drive box-office high

The Force Awakens expected to become the UK's highest-grossing film of all time
8 Jan 2016
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