Armchair Mogul
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Posts Tagged ‘Star Wars


September 19, 2013

Howdy Moguls! This is a new column we’re trying out where we attempt to piece together the story of a movie based solely on its poster and a few character names. We call it: We figured we’d kick off the column with Tom Jung’s classic 1977 Star Wars piece…here it is in all its glory. […]


November 2, 2012

The nerdgasm heard throughout the world happened this week… George Lucas has sold the Star Wars franchise to Disney for close to $4 Billion dollars. The most intriguing part of this story was not that the franchise was sold but the announcement that came soon after… “Disney included their plans to release Star Wars Episode VII in the […]

Ralph McQuarrie (June 13, 1929 – March 3, 2012)

March 3, 2012

Moguls, did you ever stare in fright at Darth Vader’s menacing mask, or wanted to hug the big furry form of Chewbacca? Did you gaze into the gold-plated form of C-3PO or want your own R2D2 as a best friend? Does E.T.’s ship and all the aliens and ships in Close Encounters of the Third Kind still […]

You know what, Star Wars? Bye. Get out!

April 6, 2010

You all know me; you know how I took the “Star Wars fan” thing a little further than most. I have a Star Wars collection that was actually featured on  I know, I know, I took it overboard, but I had my entire life of collecting in that room. *sigh* I’m going to […]