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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)

While George Lucas was filming the Sandcrawler scenes on location in Tunisia, the Libyan government became worried about a massive military vehicle parked near the Libyan border. Consequently, the Tunisian government, receiving threats of military mobilization, politely asked Lucas to move his sandcrawler farther away from the border.
Star Wars: A New Hope (1977)

While George Lucas was filming the Sandcrawler scenes on location in Tunisia, the Libyan government became worried about a massive military vehicle parked near the Libyan border. Consequently, the Tunisian government, receiving threats of military mobilization, politely asked Lucas to move his sandcrawler farther away from the border.

Star Wars: A New Hope (1977)
The Mel’s Drive-in restaurant in the movie had been closed and was reopened specifically for filming. It was demolished after the movie was completed.
American Graffiti (1973)

The Mel’s Drive-in restaurant in the movie had been closed and was reopened specifically for filming. It was demolished after the movie was completed.

American Graffiti (1973)

According to Mark Hamill, studio executives were unhappy that Chewbacca has no clothes and attempted to have the costume redesigned with shorts.
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)

According to Mark Hamill, studio executives were unhappy that Chewbacca has no clothes and attempted to have the costume redesigned with shorts.

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

Originally the rancor was going to be a costume, until ILM decided they wanted to avoid the Muppet look” and went with stop-motion instead.
Star Wars: Return of the Jedi (1983)

Originally the rancor was going to be a costume, until ILM decided they wanted to avoid the Muppet look” and went with stop-motion instead.

Star Wars: Return of the Jedi (1983)

The sound of the snow swirling on Hoth was produced by recording surf sounds and then alternately increasing and decreasing the volume.
Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

The sound of the snow swirling on Hoth was produced by recording surf sounds and then alternately increasing and decreasing the volume.

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Originally lightsabers were very common and used by common soldiers. They were also originally called “lazerswords.”
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)

Originally lightsabers were very common and used by common soldiers. They were also originally called “lazerswords.”

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

The studio was unhappy with “Star Wars” as a title after negative market testing. A competition was held during shooting for cast and crew to come up with a better one but nothing stuck.
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)

The studio was unhappy with “Star Wars” as a title after negative market testing. A competition was held during shooting for cast and crew to come up with a better one but nothing stuck.

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

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

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