Star Wars

B.C. Artist Turns Stormtrooper Into First Nations Warrior

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A B.C. First Nations artist is taking the iconic and menacing image of the stormtrooper and using it for good. Andy Everson, a Courtenay-based arti...

This Homemade Star Wars GIF Is Better Than The Prequels

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.20.2014 | Canada

No stars. Next to no budget. Still awesome. This GIF and video of a homemade version of the Hoth battle scene from "The Empire Strikes Back" is th...

Reggie Watts: Musician, Comedian, Canada-Lover

Sarah Kurchak | Posted 06.23.2014 | Canada Music

Reggie Watts might not be South By Southwest’s biggest fan. “Austin [during SXSW] is ridiculous,” the improvisational comedian and musician ...

WATCH: 29 Facts You Probably Didn't Know About Star Wars

Posted 06.04.2014 | Canada

With the buzz building around J.J. Abrams' Star Wars: Episode VII, currently in production, it's a good opportunity for Star Wars fans to take a momen...

LOOK: 'Star Wars' Church

CP | Steven Chua, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.04.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Amongst a crowd of regular church goers, a handful of Jedis, Sith lords and even an Ewok gathered at St. Andrew's-Wesley United Church in ...

May The Fourth Be With You! How To Add Lightsabers To Your Photos

Buzz Bishop | Posted 06.30.2014 | Canada Alberta
Buzz Bishop

Just in time for every geek's favourite holiday! Learn how to add lightsabers to your photos with these step-by-step instructions. No Photoshop required.

Harrison Ford Was A Stylish Mofo

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.30.2014 | Canada Style

With all the hype surrounding the new casting announcement for "Star Wars: Episode 7," one thing became quite clear to us: Harrison Ford is still an i...

Open A Vancouver Studio, They Will

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The visual effects company created by George Lucas for the original "Star Wars" has opened a permanent Vancouver studio, which will have a hand in the...

The Force Will Be Streaming (On Netflix)

Posted 02.13.2014 | Canada TV

Soon, The Force will be streaming on Netflix and Netflix Canada. The Galactic Republic, Disney/ABC Television Group, Lucasfilm and Netflix Inc. tod...

Everyday Disney: How To See The Disney Side Of Your Normal Routine

Posted 01.27.2014 | Canada Travel

We've all been there -- that moment where your just minding your own business shopping for groceries when your jam comes on the in-store radio and you...

The Force Is Strong With This 'Stars Wars' / 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Mashup

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 12.11.2013 | Canada Music

A new song on YouTube has managed to rework Queen's classic "Bohemian Rhapsody" into a song about Star Wars. The video for "Bohemian Rhapsody: Sta...

LOOK: 'Star Wars', Burlesque-Style

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.22.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Fancy watching as Obi-Wan Kenobi uses The Force for good (or maybe bad) to divest a group of cantina dancers of their clothes? Well get on over to ...

Star Wars Gingerbread Is Too Good To Eat

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

It's almost time for the annual National Gingerbread Showcase, where culinary creativity is pushed to its limits, and things are done with gingerbread...

Trying to Teach My Little Boy About War and Remembrance

Vicki Murphy | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Vicki Murphy

Around 10:45 a.m., I decided it was time to turn off Lego Stars Wars and turn our attention to real war, and all those who have fought, or continue to fight, for our freedom. First, I had to get Max Skywalker on board. He really had no idea what Remembrance Day was all about. My super-simplified explanation went something like this...

A Terrifically Geeky Star Wars Medley

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.13.2013 | Canada

There's no more sure-fire way to quicken the beating of a geek heart than to play the score from the Star Wars series. Violinist Lindsey Stirling and ...

Stormtrooping For Charities All Over The World

Samaritanmag.com | Posted 10.07.2013 | Canada
Samaritanmag.com

By Nick Krewen | www.samaritanmag.com Samaritanmag From The Vault (2011) Despite what George Lucas and his Star Wars franchise would have you be...

'Star Wars' Rides That Need To Happen

The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Vinh Tien Trinh | Posted 03.22.2013 | Canada Travel

For generations, Disney has been synonymous with a certain iconic cartoon mouse. But as the years have passed, the animation studio has expanded its p...

Defying Your Inner Voice

Amber Rehman | Posted 04.04.2013 | Canada Living
Amber Rehman

Unless we self-reflect and make a change we risk becoming the voice we grew up defying. We might live long enough to see ourselves become the villain. The circle of defiance continues except now our children are the rebels and we are the evil empire.

Star Wars, Native Style

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 11.29.2012 | Canada British Columbia

An artist from B.C.'s K’ómoks First Nation is using "Star Wars" characters to raise awareness of political issues facing aboriginal people. Andy...

Necropolis: The Rebirth of Video Art

Andrea Carson | Posted 04.25.2012 | Canada Living
Andrea Carson

Richardson uses an editing whose name is taken from scavenging characters in Star Wars, who, according to Richardson "lived by stealing and rewiring old technology for personal use and for profit."

Will it Go Viral?

Nat & Marie | Posted 12.03.2011 | Canada
Nat & Marie

While all of you are out there mainlining on overpriced bar rails on Saturday night or sleeping the damage off on Sunday, I'm mining the net looking f...