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Elstree 1976 (2015)

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Paul Blake ... Himself
Jeremy Bulloch ... Himself
John Chapman John Chapman ... Himself
Anthony Forrest ... Himself
Laurie Goode ... Himself
Garrick Hagon ... Himself
Derek Lyons ... Himself
Angus MacInnes ... Himself
David Prowse ... Himself
Pam Rose Pam Rose ... Herself
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Actors and extras reminisce about their time on the set of Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) and how making the film affected their lives.

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Behind the masks. Beneath the helmets. Big people. Small roles.

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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 May 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Elstree 1976 - Dietro le maschere di Guerre stellari See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

£135,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,270, 8 May 2016, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$11,757, 5 June 2016
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Color | Black and White (archive footage)

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1.78 : 1
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Jon Spira used the crowd funding site 'Kickstarter' to raise enough funds to make this documentary. See more »

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References Dr. No (1962) See more »

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A Star Wars Fan Who Couldn't Sit Through This Movie
9 October 2016 | by lrathomeSee all my reviews

This is not a nostalgic behind the scenes look at the making of Star Wars or even interesting anecdotes from actors and extras, BUT rather a boring, rambling, stream of consciousness, insomnia curing, 90 minutes of irrelevant and otherwise unrelated "stories" from cast members, most of which you've never heard of. It has poor production value and a poor sound which makes some of the conversation exceedingly difficult to hear. The production values could be forgiven however, if the content was interesting. My wife, who is not as much of a Star Wars fan, pointed out that you would be hard pressed to find any meaningful reference to Star Wars in the first 40 minutes of this film. By the time a random soap opera clip "starring" an unknown was shown, I'd had enough. This is unfortunately one many of us waited for, but is one to miss. And rest assured, you won't miss much of anything.


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