Teaser Trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens


Dec 08, 14 Teaser Trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Meanwhile I’m only expecting a sneak peek of Han Solo to use as my Facebook cover, here is a short preview of the upcoming new chapter of the Star Wars saga, The Force Awakens.

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How Did Han Solo Make The Kessel Run in 12 Parsecs?


Nov 23, 14 How Did Han Solo Make The Kessel Run in 12 Parsecs?

We all know the story: in the episode number four of Star Wars, Han Solo makes his big entrance by convincing Obi-Wan that he owns a ship fast enough to get to Alderaan

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Anthony Daniels: “Star Wars 7 Will Be Better than Empire”


Nov 04, 14 Anthony Daniels: “Star Wars 7 Will Be Better than Empire”

According to Anthony Daniels – the actor who plays C-3PO throughout the entire ‘Star Wars’ saga – the upcoming ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ manages to top even the most-loved episode of the original trilogy.

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Canceled Star Wars Series Would Have Focused on Han Solo


Jun 11, 14 Canceled Star Wars Series Would Have Focused on Han Solo

Filmmakers can work on a project for years, even coming so far as to finishing casting, only to see it dissolve as an aspirin in water. One of the more curious “could have been” projects of the last few years is the proposed Star Wars live-action series Star Wars: Underworld. George Lucas and producer Rick McCallum worked for a long while to put together a live-action TV show of Star Wars, commissioning nearly 50 scripts and bringing together a team of writers to see them through. Unfortunately, the project currently remains just as an idea unlikely to ever be done.

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The Empire Strikes Back Voted Greatest Movie of All Time


Jun 03, 14 The Empire Strikes Back Voted Greatest Movie of All Time

Empire Magazine has polled over 250,000 obsessive movie fans to come up with the 301 greatest movies ever made, a list that is led by the 1980 classic Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back. This same poll was conducted back in 2008, which, at the time, found The Godfather taking top honors. It has now slipped into second place.

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Star Wars Casting Call Open!


May 04, 14 Star Wars Casting Call Open!

Remember Absolute Harrison Ford is not involved in any Harrison Ford movie casting call. We just share the information that comes to our inbox.

Do you want to be in a Star Wars movie? This is your chance!  If you’re lucky enough to live in England (and are legally eligible to work in London and the UK), then that dream could just come true if you fit the casting’s needs. The Walt Disney Studios and Lucasfilm, in association with Kasdan Pictures and Bad Robot Productions will begin principal photography on the first in a new stand-alone Star Wars trilogy in London on May 14, 2014. 

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Star Wars Cast Officially Announced: HARRISON FORD IS IN!


Apr 29, 14 Star Wars Cast Officially Announced: HARRISON FORD IS IN!

Finally, the official word: the Star Wars VII cast was revealed today and Harrison Ford will play Han Solo again!

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It’s Official! Star Wars VII Starts Shooting in May


Mar 18, 14 It’s Official! Star Wars VII Starts Shooting in May

From the official Star Wars website:

Disney and Lucasfilm are excited to announce that principal photography on Star Wars: Episode VII, directed by J.J. Abrams, will commence May 2014, and will be based at London’s historic Pinewood Studios.

It has also been confirmed that Star Wars: Episode VII is set about 30 years after the events of Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi, and will star a trio of new young leads along with some very familiar faces. No further details on casting or plot are available at this time.

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10 Other Things Han Shot First


Jan 30, 14 10 Other Things Han Shot First

The Empire Galactic Era was a time when you needed to be tough to survive, especially if you were in the smuggling/rebel business. In other words, if you were approached by another smuggler for a debt to a Hutt you needed to shoot first, otherwise what is the point of being a scoundrel armed with a blaster if you are not going to be moody and shoot at things?

Just because, here are another ten scenes that make Han Solo what we love about him: a goddarn cold blooded (sometimes laserbrain) smuggler!

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Star Wars VII Will Focus on Han, Luke and Leia


Jan 13, 14 Star Wars VII Will Focus on Han, Luke and Leia

The Star Wars VII project has changed significantly since Oscar winner Michael Arndt split as writer on Episode VII in the fall, with duties taken up by Abrams and Lawrence Kasdan, who co-wrote Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back and Raiders of the Lost Ark.

According to multiple insiders, the reason for the parting of ways was not due to a timeframe issue, as has been reported, but rather due to a difference of opinion of which characters to emphasize.

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