In case you have an additional 49 minutes or so to spare at present — and why not? It’s Friday — kick back with this old-school documentary about the making of the primary ‘Star Wars’ movie.
Due to the AV Membership for digging this one up, this authentic TV special aired on ABC. It options that enjoyable, grainy footage from the Seventies together with behind-the-scenes pictures of the filming course of and interviews with the forged — even a contented Harrison Ford, earlier than he was burnt out on speaking Han Solo.
It’s particularly enjoyable to watch the faces at Grauman’s Chinese language Theatre in Hollywood as they get a glimpse of the R2-D2, C-3PO and Darth Vader making an look. It’s enjoyable to marvel if the followers — and ABC for that matter — had any concept that Star Wars would turn into such an everlasting phenomenon at the moment.
Watch the special beneath, which initially aired Sept. 16, 1977, on ABC.