The legendary comedian and the renown sci-fi filmmaker also teased a possible collaboration and revealed they had worked together at the Oscars.
The movie's is kind of a space heist prequel movie, centered around the Rebellion's quest to jack the Death Star plans that wound up inside R2-D2. It looks incredible.
Erik Bauersfeld's delivery of the line "It's a trap!" turned Ackbar into a fan favorite.
The 68-year-old professor once said building R2 for the Star Wars' franchise was "one of the most exciting periods of my life."
VICE art editor Nick Gazin sorts the collectibles wheat from the chaff, reviewing the Jem doll, BB-8 toy, The Divine, Adult Contemporary, and a new Judge Dredd book.
This morning, the Obama administration is to announce tougher visa rules in an attempt to block ISIS, a report claims the Pentagon spent too much money on goats in Afghanistan, Eagles of Death Metal will play a free gig for Bataclan survivors, and more.
A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away turns out to be a pretty awful place to live.
Listen up, dudes, we need to stop talking and start doing.
The latest installment in the Star Wars franchise is more than just a movie, it's a nostalgia trip meant to be consumed by generations of fans primed to love it. But what about the non-fans?
Phil Tippett is the mastermind behind some of the greatest fantasy creatures and sci-fi set pieces in cinema history.
According to them it features "giant metal dogs," and is sort of like Adele, Karl Ove Knausgaard, Disneyland, and Top Gun.
Luke Skywalker Can't Read author Ryan Britt spoke to experts and superfans to understand the emotional and psychological post-Star Wars comedown.
This morning, at least one person has died and 36 have been injured after a car ran down pedestrians in Las Vegas, Spain faces political uncertainty after Sunday's elections, Star Wars claims the biggest box office opening weekend ever, and more.
From Marvel's diverse new comics to the Mystery Science Theater 3000 reboot, a look back at the best of 2015's geeky pop culture.
It was just as crowded and nerdy as you would expect.
Also on today's episode: We go "ham" on some Christmas food, explore the significance of the Tuareg-language version of Purple Rain, and look back at some of VICE's best moments.
The newest Star Wars movie channels America's deepest longings and updates them with characters who look more like us.
Everything you need to know about the hype for The Force Awakens, from A Long Time Ago in a Galaxy Far Far Away to Zabrak.
Right now, The Force Awakens is both the best possible Star Wars movie and the worst. After I see it, it will land being somewhere in the middle. Call it Schrödinger's Tauntaun.
Save time by watching episodes I-VI in a glorious blur of lightsaber duels and space battles.
And once I was done killing Rebels, I came to realize how easily those closest to evil can be blind to its truth.
There are still a few new Star Wars-related tidbits floating around that will both appease that fanboy bloodlust without wholly ruining the film before you see it, and this is one of them.
It's not a lot of new footage, but at this point you'll take what you can get, right?
Fans who paid more than $90 took to Facebook to complain about "disappointing" attractions and long lines.