Rare photos from shemonei platform «return of the Jedi»
J. J. Abrams has sunk to a new episode of the legendary space Saga «Star wars. Episode VII: the Force awakens» as much as Lucas and his team not even dreamed of. Very soon, in the next year, you will be able to evaluate what took $200 million And yet let’s fast forward to 1983, right on the set of the film «return of the Jedi» and will bring back some nostalgia looking at these rare behind the scenes photos.
Just two cool dudes talking in the cool forest. Keep looking.
«Star wars» could be called differently. The fact that the film Studio 20th Century Fox was unhappy with the name, believing that it carries negative. While working on the film among the film crew and actors was a competition for the best name of the picture. But nobody could think of anything interesting and therefore decided to leave the «Star wars».
The process of creating a unique scenery.
Ewok-level SWAG. By the way, a few ewoks speak filipensky.
Family portrait. The scene at the «sand Jabba’s barge was filmed in Yuma, Arizona. For the purposes of secrecy was thorough secrecy: all members of the set gave out caps with the inscription «the Sad result: a Nightmare beyond your imagination» and started the rumor that this film and starred in this area.
George Lucas and Director Richard Marquand rest between takes.
Many thousands army of stormtroopers is drawn for the background manually.
The teacher’s name and Jedi Yoda was taken by George Lucas from Sanskrit: Yoddha means «warrior».
A typical day in the life of a dog frog.
Samuel L. Jackson knew that his character was destined to die and asked Lucas only one thing: «I want my character died as a true hero, and not some little punk.»
«Jedi» is a word of Japanese origin. «Jidai gyōki» is a genre in Japanese cinema which tells the story of the samurai, legends and real historical events.
Peter Mayhew, who worked in a hospital as a nurse, got the role of Chewbacca, thanks to its huge growth — 2 m 18 cm This race Wookiee was copied from the dog of George Lucas Indiana breed Alaskan Malamute.
The same as we are.
Another fitting for a suit.
The Emperor has no cloak.
A young Warwick Davis and the charming Carrie Fisher.
Less young George Lucas with a hot Carrie Fisher.
The official explanation for the change of name from «Revenge of the Jedi» was that revenge is not gedicke».
According to rumors, was filmed another ending where took place the wedding of Leia and Han Solo.
Option suit for next Halloween.