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ILMxLAB Virtual Reality (credit: Anthony Domanico/CNET)

‘Star Wars’ Getting a Virtual-Reality Experience

The folks at Industrial Light & Magic, Skywalker Sound and Lucasfilm announce a project to bring virtual- and augmented-reality experiences to “Star Wars” and other movie franchises.

06/12/2015

Russell Crowe in "The Water Diviner" (credit: Warner Bros. Entertainment)

Russell Crowe Talks ‘The Water Diviner’ With Liam Mayclem

VIDEO: The Academy Award winner talks to Liam Mayclem about his new movie, being homesick and the beauty of San Francisco…

04/24/2015

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (credit: Paramount Pictures)

A Digital & Divisive Redesign Of ‘Ninja Turtles’

The revitalized reptiles were fashioned at SF-based ILM by blending computer-generated imagery with several motion-capture performances…

08/05/2014

"Optimus Prime," leader of the Autobots in "Transformers: Age of Extinction" (credit: Paramount Pictures)

‘Transformers’ Unearths $100M Debut At Box Office

“Transformers: Age of Extinction” ruled the box office over the weekend…

06/29/2014

Mark Wahlberg (credit: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Wahlberg Guarantees a Hit With ‘Transformers 4′

“This will be the biggest movie of 2014.” – Mark Wahlberg proclaims at CinemaCon…

03/25/2014

Leonardo DiCaprio Talks To Liam Mayclem

DiCaprio Reveals Emotional Connection With King Kong In Raunchy Interview

Liam sat down w/ the Academy Award-nominated actor and talked about his career…

02/24/2014

Zachary Quinto & Chris Pine (credit: Paramount Pictures)

New ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’ Trailer Debuts

Captain Kirk gets a scolding from his superior in latest promo spot for J.J. Abrams sequel…

03/11/2013

In this handout image provided by Disney, "Star Wars" creator and filmmaker George Lucas meets a group of "Star Wars"-inspired Disney characters Aug. 14, 2010 at Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. (Todd Anderson/Disney via Getty Images)

Disney Completes $4.06B LucasFilm Acquisition

Disney said it has completed its acquisition of San Francisco-based Lucasfilm Ltd. for $4.06 billion in cash and stock…

12/21/2012

Liam Mayclem Checks Out 'Transformers 3D' Robots In SF's Presidio

Liam Mayclem Checks Out ‘Transformers 3D’ Robots In SF’s Presidio

Liam Mayclem visits Industrial Light & Magic inside San Francisco’s Presidio to take a look at the technology behind Universal Studio’s new ride, “Transformers 3D.”

06/13/2012

Johnny Depp voices the character "Rango" (Photo credit by Paramount Studios)

‘Rango’ ‘Puss In Boots’ & ‘Cars 2′ Earn Annie Nominations

Among the movies competing for Best-Animated Film at Hollywood’s Annie Awards, the Bay Area developed films include…

12/05/2011

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