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Best Places For Film Geeks And Film Buffs In San Francisco

Are you a film buff? Then these film-themed events and activities in San Francisco will be just the ticket.

07/09/2012

Lucas Names Kennedy As Lucasfilm Successor

Lucas Names Kennedy As Lucasfilm Successor

Filmmaker George Lucas on Friday named veteran producer Kathleen Kennedy as his co-chair and successor at the iconic San Francisco-based film studio…

06/01/2012

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Walnut Creek Joins Fray Of Cities Trying To Land Lucasfilm Studio

Walnut Creek has joined the growing number of cities trying to lure the movie empire behind the Star Wars and Indiana Jones franchises to the city.

05/07/2012

George Lucas (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Lucasfilm Rejects Bid To Reconsider Marin County Studio

A company owned by George Lucas on Wednesday rejected a move by Marin County officials to persuade the filmmaker to resurrect a plan to build a massive film studio.

04/18/2012

George Lucas (Photo by Abby Brack/Getty Images)

Marin Residents, Officials Urge George Lucas To Reconsider Studio

The Marin County Board of Supervisors passed a resolution Tuesday encouraging filmmaker George Lucas to build a digital studio at Grady Ranch, one week after he withdrew the project.

04/17/2012

George Lucas (Photo by Abby Brack/Getty Images)

George Lucas Abandons Controversial Marin Studio Project

Lucasfilm Ltd., the force behind the Star Wars movies, surprised Marin County by announcing that it has pulled the plug on the controversial Grady Ranch project.

04/10/2012

George Lucas' High-Flying Adventure 'Red Tails' Grounded In History

George Lucas’ High-Flying Adventure ‘Red Tails’ Grounded In History

The history of the Tuskegee Airmen is significant and “Red Tails,” Bay Area film maker George Lucas’ labor of love, some 23 years in the making…

01/20/2012

Darth Vader and George Lucas (R) onstage during an award show. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Residents Take On George Lucas Over Marin Construction Plans

The long-delayed plans of filmmaker George Lucas to build a movie production studio on the old Grady Ranch has stirred opposition among residents of a quiet bedroom community in Marin County.

01/19/2012

Scene from "Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope" (Photo credit by Lucasfilm LTD.)

‘Noooo!’ Star Wars On Blu-Ray To Be Released

As technology evolves, consumers must keep up or get left in the dust.George Lucas is set to release “Star Wars: The Complete Saga” on Blu Ray…

09/04/2011

Lucasfilm's Yoda Statue Considered A Mecca

Star Wars Fans Flock To Yoda Statue In San Francisco’s Presidio

Within sight of the Golden Gate Bridge lies another landmark cherished by a small but fervent group of travelers: a life-sized replica of Yoda, George Lucas’ master of the Force.

CBS San Francisco–08/07/2011

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