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lucas1 Watch: George Lucas Student Short Film That Inspired THX 1138

Before George Lucas’ 1971 dystopian classic THX 1138 hit theaters — about a future in which an android police force controls the populace and mandatory drugs quell emotions and personal desires — there was Lucas’ student film the story was based on.

Electronic Labyrinth: THX 1138 4EB was created in 1967 while the director was still wet behind the ears, attending the University of… Continue reading Watch: George Lucas' Student Short Film That Inspired 'THX 1138'

Police might have averted yet another mass shooting this week when they arrested a 23-year-old University of Washington student who gushed gobs of disconcerting online praise for Elliot Rodger, the Santa Barbara shooter who killed seven people and injured 13 others in a deadly shooting spree last month.

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Police said that… Continue reading ‘Everything Elliot Did Is Perfectly Justified’: Disturbed UW College Student, Vocal In Fondness For Elliot Rodger, Arrested For Cyberstalking

lucas Before Star Wars, George Lucas Made This Poignant Student Film About Freedom

Good triumphed over evil in George LucasStar Wars series, but the battle wasn’t yet won in the director’s 1966 student film, Freiheit (German for “freedom”). Lucas shows us a young man (Randal Kleiser, who would go on to direct Grease) running from unknown assailants and quickly being shot to death. Different voiceovers discussing freedom take us to the brief credits. All accounts tell us that… Continue reading Before 'Star Wars,' George Lucas Made This Poignant Student Film About Freedom

franco James Franco Lines Up Olivia Wilde, Mila Kunis, Jessica Chastain and More for NYU Grad Student FilmsPoet at heart James Franco has explored the works of writerly talents like Allen Ginsberg in Howl and Anthony Hecht in The Feast of Stephen, to name a few. The actor — who also happens to be a New York University professor — also teaches a class about poetry and film. Now, Franco will be overseeing a poetry-inspired project for NYU grad students that will result… Continue reading James Franco Lines Up Olivia Wilde, Mila Kunis, Jessica Chastain and More for NYU Grad Student Films

Co-produced by Dharma Productions and Red Chilies Entertainment, the romantic comedy is slated for release in October 2012

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soty Sony Music acquires music rights of ‘Student of the Year’Sony Music acquires the right of the much awaited romantic comedy of 2012, Student of the Year. Co-produced by Dharma Productions and Red Chilies Entertainment, the movie is a launch pad for starlet debutants Varun… Continue reading Sony Music acquires music rights of ‘Student of the Year’