Disney Creates an Empire with the Acquisition of Lucasfilm for $4.05 Billion

Walt Disney Buys Lucasfilm

Pixar, ABC, Marvel Entertainment,  and now Lucasfilm all rest comfortably under the watchful eye of the House of Mouse – The Walt Disney Company also owns 80% of ESPN shares, 27% of Hulu, and has a 50% of A+E Networks. With this new acquisition, the Disney powerhouse has already made plans to release a new Star Wars trilogy beginning with Star Wars Episode VII set to release by 2015. Details and more after the break! Continue reading

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Harry Potter Expected to Take Down Star Wars

After this weekend, the force will not be with George Lucas. According to Cinematical and USA Today, the Harry Potter franchise will be well on its way to capturing the title of the highest grossing franchise in cinema history, according to BoxOfficeMojo. The Star Wars franchise in its entirety, yes, including those prequels, have earned up to $1.9 billion in domestic box office sales with its six films. Currently the Harry Potter franchise holds at $1.7 billion in domestic ticket sales up to date with its respective six films.

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15 Things You Probably Did Not Know About Star Trek

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Graphic artist, Ricky Linn, created a fun little infographic, “15 Things You Didn’t Know About Star Trek.” Check it out after the jump!

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27 Greatest South Park Cameos

Total Film has come up with a greatest hit list of the 27 best cameos on South Park. With stars such as Jennifer Aniston, Angelina Jolie, Michael Jackson, Tom Cruise, George Lucas, Mel Gibson and more how is South Park not the best show on television? Just see them all right here at Total Film!

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Quick Notes Quatro

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Here we go with some quick notes again. Quick Notes are articles and blips that I do not feel on typing out full news that could just be viewed in shorts that I don’t feel are as important to rant about. They are all just a bunch of random hooblah of sorts that fell into this little section of fun and goodness after the jump:

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Quick Notes are articles and blips that I do not feel on typing out full news that could just be viewed in shorts that I don’t feel are as important to rant about. They are all just a bunch of random hooblah of sorts that fell into this little section of fun and goodness:

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Quick Notes 1

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Quick Notes are articles and blips that I do not feel on typing out full news that could just be viewed in shorts that I don’t feel are as important to rant about. They are all just a bunch of random hooblah of sorts that fell into this little section of fun and goodness:

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