Contact Us
star wars

star wars - Page 3

Rogue One
Lucasfilm
[

25 ‘Rogue One’ Rumors That Turned Out to Be False

The following post contains SPOILERS — both real and fake ones that got shared online — for Rogue One.

Read More

Category: Lists Tags:
Lucasfilm
Lucasfilm
[

Daisy Ridley Says ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Already Revealed Rey’s Parents

One of the biggest questions we were left with at the end of The Force Awakens, aside from “Do you think Luke makes his own organic soap out there on that space island?” was “Who the heck are Rey’s parents?” It’s a question that won’t be answered in the Star Wars universe until Episode VIII hits theaters late next year…unless you’re a real smarty-pants like Daisy Ridley.

Read More

Category: Grand Rapids News Tags:
Felicity Jones 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'
YouTube
[

Final ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Trailer Lifts Off: Watch

The new trailer for 'Rogue One' gives a first glimpse of the Death Star, as well as another hint of Darth Vader, who will make a cameo in the film.

Read More

Category: Uncategorized Tags:
Star Wars The Force Awakens End
Disney / Lucasfilm
[

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Star on Rey’s Parents: ‘We Will See in a Year’

While Star Wars: The Force Awakens left us with plenty of unanswered questions, perhaps no question looms as big over the franchise as the lineage of Daisy Ridley’s Rey. Ever since the film was released, fan theories have run wild with the questions of why Rey was abandoned by her parents and how she may have come by her force sensitivity. Is she the daughter of Obi-Wan Kenobi? Is she the daughter of Luke Skywalker? What is the significance of that flashback sequence? Inquiring minds want to know.

Read More

Category: Grand Rapids News Tags:
Kenny Baker
Luscaslfilm
[

‘Star Wars’ Actor Kenny Baker Passes Away at Age 81

Sad news today for fans of the Star Wars films and Terry Gilliam’s Time Bandits: Kenny Baker, the man who brought droid R2-D2 to life, has passed away at the age of 81. According to The Guardian, Baker’s passing comes after a long battle with an unspecified illness.

Read More

Category: Grand Rapids News Tags:
John Williams
Vince Bucci, Getty Images
[

Two Fans Played the ‘Star Wars’ Theme on John Williams’ Lawn, and John Williams Loved It

13-year-old trumpeter Bryce Hayashi got a nice surprise when he and flugelhorn player Michael Miller played an impromptu tribute to John Williams’ Star Wars theme on the lawn of the master composer’s house: Williams himself was home and came out to shake their hands and salute them on their fine playing.

Read More

Category: Uncategorized Tags: ,
Floppotron
Photo: YouTube/The Floppotron
[

An Orchestra Made of Old Computer Parts

We've all heard the noises that certain electronics make. From the sound of an old dial up modem connecting, to beeps and blips that tell us that something is either acting like it should or -- worse yet -- malfunctioning. Who would have thought that if all these noises were assembled, they could be come a sort of "electronic orchestra"!

Read More

Lucasfilm
Lucasfilm
[

‘Star Wars‘ Celebration to Host ‘Future Filmmakers’ Panel With Rian Johnson, Kathleen Kennedy and More

Star Wars Celebration is heading to Europe this year, but if you’re a particularly huge fan of the franchise with enough money to spare for a geeky vacation, then it might just be worth the trek to London next month. The latest addition to the festival lineup is a special “Future Filmmakers” panel featuring Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy, Episode VIII director Rian Johnson and more — and yes, there will be some surprises.

Read More

Category: Grand Rapids News Tags:
Lucasfilm
Lucasfilm
[

Netflix to Officially Begin Streaming New Disney Films in September

Way back in 2012 (or at least it feels way back), Netflix and Disney struck a deal for all of Disney’s movies — including Marvel, Pixar and Lucasfilm — to stream exclusively on Netflix Instant. According to the terms of their agreement, the deal wouldn’t kick in until 2016, which just so happens to be the year in which we are currently living. As announced today, Netflix will officially begin streaming Disney films in September, but that doesn’t mean the studio’s entire library will magically appear in your Instant browser.

Read More

Han Solo
Lucasfilm
[

Chris Miller Teases Han Solo ‘Star Wars’ Spinoff With New Image

We still don’t know exactly who will be filling Harrison Ford’s iconic shoes in the role of young Han Solo, and it may still be a while before Lucasfilm makes the casting official. Directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller are currently in pre-production on the untitled spinoff, and to celebrate Star Wars day, Miller has shared an image teasing a very familiar-looking sidekick.

Read More

Category: Grand Rapids News Tags:
Disney via YouTube
Disney via YouTube
[

Since it’s May 4th, Here’s the New Star Wars Movie Told by Emojis

In what could be the silliest 'holiday' of the year. Where I'm from you never pass up an opportunity for a party (or holiday). So in celebration of the fact today people are talking about star wars ... here's the newest movie told through smiley faces and stuff on a phone screen.

Read More

Category: Videos Tags:
Honest Trailers via YouTube
Honest Trailers via YouTube
[

Star Wars Episode 7 Gets the Honest Trailer Treatment

In honor of Episode 7 being released to home video, here's an 'honest' look at the trailer.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wfgr.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Sign up for WFGR VIP quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive WFGR VIP contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.