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The Landspeeder was designed by British car designer Tom Karen, and was mostly modeled on the three wheeled Bond Bug car from Reliant.
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)

The Landspeeder was designed by British car designer Tom Karen, and was mostly modeled on the three wheeled Bond Bug car from Reliant.

Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)

Due to much of the animosity aimed towards Jar-Jar Binks in Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999), the working title of Episode II was “Jar-Jar’s Big Adventure”.
Star Wars Episode ll: Attack of the Clones (2002)

Due to much of the animosity aimed towards Jar-Jar Binks in Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999), the working title of Episode II was “Jar-Jar’s Big Adventure”.

Star Wars Episode ll: Attack of the Clones (2002)

According to Harrison Ford, during the making of the film, he and Mark Hamill would usually fool around and not commit to their work whenever Alec Guinness was not on set. When Guinness was on set, they behaved much more professionally.
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)

According to Harrison Ford, during the making of the film, he and Mark Hamill would usually fool around and not commit to their work whenever Alec Guinness was not on set. When Guinness was on set, they behaved much more professionally.

Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)

About 300 pre-1962 cars were needed to create the cruising scenes.
American Graffiti (1973)

About 300 pre-1962 cars were needed to create the cruising scenes.

American Graffiti (1973)

Sean Connery was always Steven Spielberg’s first choice to play Indiana Jones’s father, as an inside joke to say that James Bond is the father of Indiana Jones.
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)

Sean Connery was always Steven Spielberg’s first choice to play Indiana Jones’s father, as an inside joke to say that James Bond is the father of Indiana Jones.

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)
The filmmakers originally intended to portray the assembly of Rebels present for the ceremony using a matte painting. However, this proved too difficult, and the scene was filmed by moving the extras to different positions in the frame until the illusion of an large assembly was achieved.
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)

The filmmakers originally intended to portray the assembly of Rebels present for the ceremony using a matte painting. However, this proved too difficult, and the scene was filmed by moving the extras to different positions in the frame until the illusion of an large assembly was achieved.

Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)

In early drafts of the script, R2-D2 could speak standard English, and had a rather foul vocabulary. Although all of Artoo’s English speech was removed, many of C-3PO’s reactions to it were left in.
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)

In early drafts of the script, R2-D2 could speak standard English, and had a rather foul vocabulary. Although all of Artoo’s English speech was removed, many of C-3PO’s reactions to it were left in.

Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)

For the Dagobah scenes, Mark Hamill was the only one listed on the callsheets as an actor. Everyone else was listed as crew.
Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

For the Dagobah scenes, Mark Hamill was the only one listed on the callsheets as an actor. Everyone else was listed as crew.

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Boba Fett’s armor was originally white.

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

According to Animation Director Rob Coleman, not a single clone trooper suit was ever built. Every single clone trooper seen in the film is computer generated, with motion capture performed by ILM employees, wearing only the helmet and sometimes the footwear of the suit. The rest is complete CG.
Star Wars Episode ll: Attack of the Clones (2002)

According to Animation Director Rob Coleman, not a single clone trooper suit was ever built. Every single clone trooper seen in the film is computer generated, with motion capture performed by ILM employees, wearing only the helmet and sometimes the footwear of the suit. The rest is complete CG.

Star Wars Episode ll: Attack of the Clones (2002)

Sometimes it's what we don't see that's important.

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