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Yoda (credit: Lucasfilm Ltd.)

Caltrans Contractor Sentenced For Fraud, Will Forfeit Yoda

A printing contractor was sentenced to nine years in prison for defrauding the California Department of Transportation of nearly $1.9 million, part of which he spent on Star Wars memorabilia that included a life-size Yoda.

07/12/2013

Bronze renderings of Indiana Jones and Yoda at Imagination Park. (CBS)

Lucas Unveils Yoda, Indiana Jones Statues In San Anselmo

Filmmaker George Lucas has unveiled statues of two of his most iconic and popular characters at a San Anselmo’s new Imagination Park.

06/21/2013

(L-R) Yoda, Stuart Freeborn & Irvin Kershner (credit: Lucasfilm)

Stuart Freeborn, ‘Star Wars’ Makeup Artist, Dies

Stuart Freeborn, a pioneering movie makeup artist behind creatures such as Yoda and Chewbacca in the “Star Wars” films, has died. He was 98…

02/06/2013

Lucasfilm's Yoda Statue Considered A Mecca

‘Indiana Jones’ & ‘Yoda’ Statues Get The Green Light For A San Anselmo Park

San Anselmo has approved a new downtown park to be built on land donated by filmmaker George Lucas that will feature statues of Indiana Jones & Yoda…

01/09/2013

Lucasfilm's Yoda Statue Considered A Mecca

George Lucas Plans For Second Yoda Statue In Bay Area

Filmmaker George Lucas plans to help build a small park in Marin County that would include bronze statues of the popular Star Wars character and Indiana Jones…

11/29/2012

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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

George Lucas (Photo by Abby Brack/Getty Images)

George Lucas Donates Land To Create Downtown San Anselmo Park

The Star Wars and Indiana Jones creator, who lives a short distance from downtown San Anselmo, has agreed to donate a vacant building he owns in order to create a new park space. The lot sits directly north of the town’s main offices.

06/26/2012

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