Are These Star Wars-esque Rental Homes Yub Nub or Bantha Poodoo?

What better day than Star Wars Day to start planning your next Star Wars-themed getaway? The vacation rental site HomeAway.com has selected several properties that they think serve as earthbound stand-ins for famous Star Wars sites. What do you think, Jedi Council of readers? » 5/04/14 8:00pm 5/04/14 8:00pm

What's Your Favorite Star Wars-Related Memory?

With the cast of Episode VII finally revealed, I have to admit, I am getting pretty freaking excited about a new chapter of Star Wars blasting its way into contemporary pop culture. In honor of Star Wars Day, let's relive your best Star Wars moment from your childhood—or your adulthood! » 5/04/14 4:00pm 5/04/14 4:00pm

The Men Inside of R2-D2 and C-3PO Actually Hated Each Other

In 1975, George Lucas was casting for his upcoming sci-fi film The Star Wars (name later changed to simply Star Wars). After a joint casting session with Brian De Palma, who was looking to hire actors for his new horror movie Carrie, Lucas was able to cast many of his principal actors. He decided on two young… » 5/04/14 1:00pm 5/04/14 1:00pm

It's Star Wars Day!

Well, well, what would you know. Not only today we have blasted off into our space week—Get Me Off This Rock—but it is also Star Wars Day. What is Star Wars Day, you ask? » 5/04/09 3:45pm 5/04/09 3:45pm