Articles tagged “star wars”

Disney Teased Fans With Look at New Star Wars Lands

Disney Teased Fans With Look at New Star Wars Lands

Christopher Palmeri, Bloomberg

The new Star Wars Lands will definitely make fans want to visit Disney's U.S. theme parks but making sure crowds don't ruin the experience is a challenge the company is struggling with.

2 years ago

Location War for George Lucas’ New Art Museum to Be Decided This Month

Location War for George Lucas’ New Art Museum to Be Decided This Month

Jocelyn Gecker, Associated Press

As the story points out, the city that gets George Lucas' museum -- whether it is Los Angeles or San Francisco -- will be able to claim one of the most iconic new tourist attractions of the decade in the United States.

2 years ago

Disney World Opening New Star Wars Attractions Ahead of Time

Disney World Opening New Star Wars Attractions Ahead of Time

Associated Press

Dedicated Star Wars lands in all Disney parks is the eventual result of Disney's acquisition of Lucasfilm.

3 years ago

Air France Offers Early Star Wars Screening to Lure U.S. Passengers

Air France Offers Early Star Wars Screening to Lure U.S. Passengers

Marisa Garcia, Skift

Could the Force side with Air France? With limited availability, it may not pay in ticket revenue, but Star Wars is great brand alignment and is a great distraction from the wars taking place between management and labor at the airline.

3 years ago

More Force in New Livery as ANA Rockets Forward with Star Wars Franchise

More Force in New Livery as ANA Rockets Forward with Star Wars Franchise

Marisa Garcia, Skift

This was an epic franchise branding move by ANA.

3 years ago

Star Wars’ Creator George Lucas to Open Museum in Chicago

Star Wars’ Creator George Lucas to Open Museum in Chicago

Reuters

It still has to fight with Hawaii for the Obama presidential library. But if it fails at that, this won't be a bad consolation prize.

5 years ago

Tunisia Turns to Star Wars and Pharrell Williams’ ‘Happy’ to Boost Tourism

Tunisia Turns to Star Wars and Pharrell Williams’ ‘Happy’ to Boost Tourism

Bouzazza Ben Bouzazza, Associated Press

The Star Wars-oriented tourism campaign in Tunisia is refreshing and drives home the message to potential visitors that the country has more to offer than soundbites about the Arab Spring.

5 years ago