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Japanese marketing campaigns often feature Hollywood stars like Brad Pitt, Leonardo Di Caprio and George Clooney, but for Nissan’s latest campaign to promote its small Juke crossover, the automaker…
Veteran British cinematographer Gilbert Taylor, who shot “Star Wars” for director George Lucas after shooting black and white classics such as Richard Lester's 1964 Beatles film "A Hard Day’s Night,”…
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The Walt Disney Studios clearly went to the D23 Expo to impress, offering up its big hitters like Thor, Captain America, Maleficent, Cinderella, even Mary Poppins. But as it promoted 11 live action…
“Star Wars” fans were left empty handed during Walt Disney Studios’ live action panel at the D23 Expo, Disney’s version of Comic-Con. Lucasfilm was welcomed to the Disney family by studio chairman…
Dark Horse Comics will release an eight-issue mini-series based on George Lucas’ original vision of “Star Wars,” each month starting in September that runs through April 2014. The plot is based on a…
Branded entertainment vet Rob Levy has been tapped to head up InterMedia Entertainment. As president of the division, Levy will expand the company’s celebrity endorsement and branded entertainment…
When it comes to licensing, Disney is the undisputed king of the castle. The Mouse House generated $39.4 billion in retail sales from licensing, dominating the category with 80% marketshare…
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George Lucas' "Star Wars" may be one of Hollywood's biggest franchises, having earned $4.4 billion globally from six movies, and billions more from TV shows, videogames, theme park rides and…