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  • Movies Help Make Lego the World's Largest Toymaker

    Licenses to "Star Wars," "The Simpsons," DC and Marvel's superheroes, and its own films like "The Lego Movie" have helped make Lego the world's largest toy company when it comes to revenue and profits, beating Mattel and Hasbro. At least that's for the...
  • Legendary, YouTube Launch Halloween Film Contest with Guillermo del Toro (EXCLUSIVE)

    Legendary Entertainment's relationship with YouTube is about to get scary. The companies have collaborated on a Halloween-themed event in which Guillermo del Toro will advise YouTubers as they create short horror films before selecting a winner who...
  • 'Marvel Super Hero September' Puts Spotlight on Characters Outside Theaters

    Does Marvel have a new franchise with "Marvel Super Hero September?" In one of the more ambitious marketing efforts launched around characters or a popular franchise since Lucasfilm's annual "Star Wars Day" celebrations, Disney has rallied Marvel's...
  • Disney's Marketing Force is with 'Star Wars Rebels' Oct. 13 Launch

    The marketing force is strong with "Star Wars Rebels." Disney will promote the Oct. 13 launch of the new animated series on Disney XD starting Sept. 29 with a one-hour film "Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion," available first for users of the Watch...
  • L.A. Philharmonic gala getting a dose of 'Star Wars'

    L.A. Philharmonic gala getting a dose of 'Star Wars'
    The Force is coming to Walt Disney Concert Hall in September. The Los Angeles Philharmonic’s gala season-opening concert will feature music from “Star Wars” as well as a video projection using concept art from the Lucasfilm archive. As...
  • 'Star Wars: Commander' Invades Mobile Phones

    Disney Interactive and Lucasfilm have launched "Star Wars: Commander," a game for mobile devices. "Commander," launching on Apple devices first, is a free-to-play combat strategy game in which players choose whether to fight for the Rebel Alliance or the...
  • Piece of Mind: LCF holds a special-effects place in his heart

    Piece of Mind: LCF holds a special-effects place in his heart
    Flipping through vintage Valley Suns in late July to assemble items for the August “10-20-30” history articles, my eyes fell on a story published Aug. 20, 1964 that featured a local 17-year-old filmmaker who had directed and produced four 10-...
  • Can U.K. Keep Up With Demand Due to Amped-Up Incentives?

    As Hollywood struggles to keep a leash on runaway production, recent tweaks to already robust U.K. film and TV tax incentives have created a boom in Blighty. "We have an unprecedented amount of inquiries we are dealing with," says Adrian Wootton, chief...
  • 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles': Here's how ILM gave them a new look

    How do you build a better turtle? Or, to be more specific, a better teenage ninja turtle? Since its dawn as a comic book in 1984, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise has continually evolved. The latest movie, which opened Friday, has pushed...
  • Judge shoots down settlement in Apple, Google hiring collusion case

    Not so fast.  A federal judge on Friday rejected a proposed settlement in a case involving Apple Inc. and Google Inc. in which they were accused of secretly agreeing not to hire each others' employees. The $324.5 million deal was part of a case that...
  • 'Star Wars: Force for Change' Charity Raises $4.26 Million

    The Walt Disney Co., Lucasfilm's and Bad Robot's "Star Wars: Force for Change" has raised $4.26 million to support children and families in need around the world. The fundraiser, which ended July 25, will use the money to help the United Nations...