Latest Darth Stories

2009-01-24 11:24:43

U.S. President Barack Obama is now available as a tie-wearing action figure battling Darth Vader with a light saber, a Japanese doll maker says.

2008-10-06 18:00:09

THERE was a space Odyssey yesterday as thousands of Star Wars followers gathered for a massive convention. Belfast's W5 went crazy when Darth Vader and his Stormtroopers landed. Owain Williams, from Newtownabbey, pictured, joined the villain and other characters from the George Lucas films.

2008-08-20 00:00:27

Characters from the classic Star Wars films touched down in Swansea to mark the opening of new animated film The Clone Wars - the latest in the series.

2008-07-29 15:00:48

By JONATHAN RENNIE and JAMES WATT THEY may make us recoil. . . but those big screen baddies keep bringing us back for more.

2008-07-27 00:00:29

His evil turn as psychotic psychiatrist Hannibal Lecter has earned Anthony Hopkins the crown of king of the villains. The Port Talbot-born legend has topped a UK poll to find the ultimate movie bad guy.

Word of the Day
  • Growing in low tufty patches.
The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.