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22. October 2014 09:40
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Star Wars Special Edition Press Kit B-Roll

22. October 2014 09:40 by jedi1 | 0 Comments

Made available to the press in early 1997 around the same time that the Star Wars Special Edition trilogy was about to hit theaters, this 6 minute snippet of behind the footage shows us what "State of the art" technology looked like almost twenty years ago... [More]
Star Wars Special Edition Press Kit B-Roll
 

6. October 2014 11:43
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Plastic Galaxy: The Story of Star Wars Toys

6. October 2014 11:43 by jedi1 | 0 Comments

When Star Wars landed in the theaters, it introduced audiences to a galaxy filled with heroes and villains, robots and space ships, and a dizzying variety of alien life. But when the lights came up, they all disappeared... Unless you had all the toys. In which case, the adventure never had to end... [More]
Plastic Galaxy: The Story of Star Wars Toys
 

29. August 2013 10:36
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Sci-Fi Channel Special - The Force Returns 1997

29. August 2013 10:36 by jedi1 | 0 Comments

Yet another TV special from 1997, this time from the Sci-Fi Channel (before it became SyFi), once again exploring the Star Wars phenomenon and the technical wizardry behind the new Special Edition re-releases. [More]
Sci-Fi Channel Special - The Force Returns 1997
 

5. August 2013 06:49
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Star Wars An MTV Movie Special (1997)

5. August 2013 06:49 by jedi1 | 0 Comments

Another TV special from 1997, this time on MTV, exploring the Star Wars phenomenon and the technical wizardry behind the new Special Edition re-releases. [More]
Star Wars An MTV Movie Special (1997)
 

21. July 2013 06:47
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Walter Cronkite's "Universe" Visits ILM

21. July 2013 06:47 by jedi1 | 0 Comments

If you watched the first part of the featurette that aired on CBS with the US network television premiere of Star Wars, you may have seen a short clip of Walter Cronkite meeting with George Lucas and visiting Industrial Light and Magic (ILM). We have tracked down and done our best to restore the whole segment of Cronkite's "Universe". [More]
Walter Cronkite
 

3. June 2013 07:38
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Star Wars: The Magic and the Mystery

3. June 2013 07:38 by jedi1 | 0 Comments

A week after the release of Star Wars: The Special Edition, Fox Television celebrated the re-release of the original trilogy of legendary films by airing Star Wars: The Magic and the Mystery on Thursday February 6th 1997 at 8:00pm. In this one hour special, host Howie Long took viewers on a tour of the "Star Wars" universe and explored the making of the Special Editions. Download and watch the full US and UK versions. [More]
Star Wars: The Magic and the Mystery
 

27. May 2013 22:47
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The Making of Harmy's Despecialized Edition

27. May 2013 22:47 by jedi1 | 0 Comments

A lot of work went into restoring Star Wars for Harmy's Despecialized Edition. Watch this making of Documentary which details some of the sources and techniques that went in to bringing back the Theatrical Version of Star Wars. If you have been happily watching the official releases since 2004, you may be surprised by some of the changes you see corrected here... [More]
 

27. May 2013 06:53
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Re-live The Release of the Star Wars Special Editions - part 1

27. May 2013 06:53 by jedi1 | 0 Comments

Using archival magazine articles, part 1 of TheStarWarsTrilogy.com's "Relive the Release" series takes you back to 1996, [More]
Re-live The Release of the Star Wars Special Editions - part 1
 

12. May 2013 06:52
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The Making of Star Wars: Return of the Jedi

12. May 2013 06:52 by jedi1 | 0 Comments

J. W. Rinzler's The Making of Star Wars Return of the Jedi is now available for Pre-Order. Hardback and Kindle versions will be available October 1st. [More]