Industrial Light & Magic

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

Star Wars: Episode V- The Empire Strikes Back (credit: 20th Century Fox/Lucasfilm)

‘Leaked Star Wars VII’ Footage Actually a Viral Fan Video

Star Wars fan-made video getting high praises online and goes viral…

07/07/2014

"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

CGI characters of Sam Worthington & Zoe Saldana in “Avatar” (credit: 20th Century Fox)

Hollywood Struggles Against New Film Meccas

Today a new filmmaking diaspora is spreading across the globe…

12/27/2013

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

"Star Wars" Designer Ralph McQuarrie Dead At 82

‘Star Wars’ Designer Ralph McQuarrie Dead At 82

Ralph McQuarrie, the artist whose conceptual paintings were instrumental in designing the landmark “Star Wars” films, has died at age 82…

03/04/2012

ILM's 'Rango' Corrals $38M Opening At Box Office

ILM’s ‘Rango’ Corrals $38M Opening At Box Office

The first-ever fully animated movie for Industrial Light & Magic, the San Francisco special effects studio, founded by George Lucas, lands the number #1 box office spot…

CBS San Francisco–03/06/2011

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