May the Force Be With Mark Hamill in Fight Against Fake Memorabilia

May the Force Be With Mark Hamill in Fight Against Fake Memorabilia

In a galaxy far, far away, toys and other items developed as movie merchandising were gleefully torn open, played with by children and eventually discarded. That was before unopened mint condition items became big business and categories of collectibles appeared ranging from memorabilia celebrating sports or Hollywood success to more specialized Civil War and Star Wars […]

Disneyland Star Wars Plans Mean Changes in Frontierland and Tomorrowland

Disneyland Star Wars Plans Mean Changes in Frontierland and Tomorrowland

Building the future of the Magic Kingdom requires tearing down or closing relics of the past. To accommodate its Star Wars plans and promotional value, Disneyland has announced some imminent changes coming, both short term and long term, in Tomorrowland and Frontierland. The Force will soon be with visitors to Tomorrowland with a special holiday […]

Star Wars Hyper Drive on Force Friday

Star Wars Hyper Drive on Force Friday

Anyone not aware that a new Star Wars movie is coming will be soon enough as the movie’s merchandizing going into hyper drive on Sept. 4, which has been dubbed as “Force Friday.” The franchise’s new flick, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, will not hit theaters until Dec. 18. But Lucasfilm—and its merchandising-expert parent company, […]