Star Wars FAQ: Everything Left to Know About the Trilogy That Changed the Movies


    From the books and movies that inspired George Lucas to imagine the EStar WarsE universe to early screenplay drafts that were never filmed to short biographies of many people who made key contributions to the movies' success EStar Wars FAQE explores every aspect of the original EStar WarsE trilogy EStar WarsE EThe Empire Strikes BackE and EReturn of the JediE. Along the way it unearths underreported stories and illuminating minutiae often skimmed over or completely ignored in other histories of the legendary film series. Highlights include details about the EStar Wars Holiday SpecialE debacle the Ewok TV movies the rise of EStar WarsE fiction and its importance in the revival of the franchise and the wave of EStar WarsE imitators and parodies that flooded theaters and TV screens in the late 1970s and early 1980s a along with dozens of rare publicity stills and photographs of vintage memorabilia.THOffering an original analysis of the series' enduring appeal and cultural impact EStar Wars FAQE tells a story as thrilling and action-packed as the movies themselves with bold characters facing apparently insurmountable odds full of frantic chases narrow escapes daring victories and tragic setbacks culminating in an unlikely triumph that changed the course of the galaxy a or at least of Hollywood.

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    Number of Pages: 424
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9781480360181
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    Listed in: Films, cinema
    Publisher: Applause Theatre Book Publishers

    Books by Mark Clark


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