J.J. Abrams

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Carrie Fisher's Brother Is ‘Thrilled’ About Her Surprisingly Big Role in 'Episode IX'

"There’s a lot of minutes of footage. I don’t mean just outtakes. This is unused, new content that could be woven into the storyline."
River Donaghey
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Hulu's Spooky New Stephen King Series Is Heading Back to Shawshank

The new teaser for 'Castle Rock' looks creepy as hell.
VICE Staff
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This New Stephen King TV Series Looks Spooky as Hell

Hulu just dropped a teaser trailer for 'Castle Rock,' which brings King-inspired stories to a mysterious New England town.
River Donaghey
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Disney to J.J. Abrams: Help Us Save Star Wars, You're Our Only Hope

'The Force Awakens' director is taking over 'Episode IX' after Colin Trevorrow's departure earlier this month.
Beckett Mufson
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Jordan Peele Is Bringing a New Thriller Series About Jim Crow to HBO

'Lovecraft Country,' based on Matt Ruff's horror novel, will follow a young black man in the 1950s on a hunt for his missing father.
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'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Is the Last Great Monument of the Baby Boomers

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?
Kaleb Horton

The VICE Guide to Star Wars

Everything you need to know about the hype for 'The Force Awakens,' from A Long Time Ago in a Galaxy Far Far Away to Zabraks.
Drew Millard and River Donaghey

The Star Wars Red Carpet Ceremony Made Me Terrified to See the New Star Wars Movie

Right now, <i>The Force Awakens</i> 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.
Drew Millard
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Beam Us Up! Watch a Clip of the 'Star Wars' Score Being Recorded

Hey Star Heads! Watch a '60 Minutes' segment on J.J. Abrams, with footage of John Williams in the studio.
Kyle Kramer
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Sorry Everybody, Jar Jar Binks Definitely Won't Be in 'The Force Awakens'

Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy says there won't be any Ewoks, either, dashing the hopes of many diehard fans.
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I Paid to See the New 'Star Wars' Trailer (and Have Never Seen 'Star Wars')

The trailer for <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> is available all over the internet, but is only screening in theaters in 30 cities in the United States. So, we sent a writer who's never seen a single Star Wars movie to check out the spectacle first...
Allegra Ringo
A Few Impressions

James Franco on Stephen King, J.J. Abrams, and Being a 'Pop Culture Hog'

"I’ve been accused of being ubiquitous, of occupying too much cultural ground."
James Franco