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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)

An open casting call was put out to all the elementary schools to find a young Asian actor to play Short Round. Jonathan Ke Quan arrived with his brother, not to audition, but merely to provide moral support. He caught the casting director’s attention because he spent the entire time of his brother’s audition telling him what to do and what not to do.
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)

An open casting call was put out to all the elementary schools to find a young Asian actor to play Short Round. Jonathan Ke Quan arrived with his brother, not to audition, but merely to provide moral support. He caught the casting director’s attention because he spent the entire time of his brother’s audition telling him what to do and what not to do.

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)

Harrison Ford cites Blade Runner as one of the most frustrating films he’s ever made. Partly because the shoot was so grueling, and the changes in post-production that were meant to help the film’s chances at the box-office but didn’t.
Blade Runner (1982)

Harrison Ford cites Blade Runner as one of the most frustrating films he’s ever made. Partly because the shoot was so grueling, and the changes in post-production that were meant to help the film’s chances at the box-office but didn’t.

Blade Runner (1982)

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)
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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