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Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Sunday, Apr. 10, 2016

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” took the top Movie of the Year prize at the 25th annual MTV Movie Awards.

The audience at Warner Bros. Studios waved what looked like red and blue lightsabers as star Daisy Ridley and director J.J. Abrams accepted the final golden popcorn trophy at Saturday...

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016

Star Wars: The Force Awakens topped the feature competition at the Visual Effects Society (VES) Awards ceremony on Tuesday night (2/2) with four wins, including earning the marquee honor for Outstanding Visual Effects in a Photoreal Feature. Right behind...

Monday, Jan. 18, 2016

Kevin Hart and Ice Cube have ended the monthlong box-office reign of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens."

Their "Ride Along 2" topped the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend in North America with an estimated $41.5 million over four days, according to...

Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016

"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" stayed on top of the North American box office for the fourth straight weekend, beating out Leonardo DiCaprio in "The Revenant," and becoming the third-largest grossing movie in the world ever.

According to studio...

Monday, Jan. 4, 2016

American Cinema Editors (ACE) has announced nominations for the 66th Annual ACE Eddie Awards recognizing outstanding editing in 10 categories of film, television and documentaries. Winners will be revealed during ACE’s annual black-tie awards ceremony on Friday,...

Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016

"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" marched confidently into the new year, raking in an additional $88.3 million over the New Year's weekend and topping the box office for a third week, according to studio estimates Sunday.

In addition to setting a new...

Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015

Dinosaurs, Jedi and superheroes dominated the 2015 box office year, now the highest ever recorded, with over $11 billion in ticket sales. The top 10 movies at U.S. and Canadian theaters through Dec. 30, as compiled Thursday by Rentrak:

1. "Jurassic...

Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015

It takes more than "Star Wars" to make an $11 billion year.

Disney and J.J. Abrams pushed 2015 over the mark days before its conclusion, but many factors helped make the year the biggest of all time - including social media and better theatrical...

Sunday, Dec. 27, 2015

"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" has reached $1 billion at the box office, reaching the milestone with record-setting hyper speed.

The Walt Disney Co. said "The Force Awakens" crossed the billion-dollar mark Sunday, accomplishing the feat in just 12...

Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015

The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) has announced that Star Wars: The Force Awakens has earned a Critics’ Choice Award nomination for Best Picture.  The film was not screened for BFCA voters in time for the initial nominations balloting, but...