Stormtroopers on Tattooine show us what life is like patrolling and law-upholding on the sandy planet.

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Dave Myers ...
Jawa (as David Myers)
Steven Melching ...
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Matthew Myers ...
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Neil Elliot ...
Owen Lars (as Neil Elliott)
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Beru Lars (as Susan Hindshaw)
Eric Hilleary ...
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Captain Jyanix Bauch (voice) (as Cam Clark)
David Max ...
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Kenar Yegyayan ...
Drew Massey ...
Caleb Skinner ...
Kevin Rubio ...
Dave Fouquette ...
Trooper HK-883 (voice)
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"Cops" meets "Star Wars" as a camera crew spends a day travelling around with Imperial Troopers on the beat. The first run in is called Stolen Droids and is about some Jawas who are suspected of possessing stolen goods. The second is a Domestic Dispute involving a couple who live on a desert farm. Written by <ojenkins@mbhs.edu>

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The spoken intro to the film (which parodies the intro to Cops (1989)) ends with the monologue "TROOPS is filmed on location with the men of the Imperial Forces. All suspects are guilty - Period! Otherwise, they wouldn't be suspects, would they?" See more »

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Capt. Bach's name is misspelled as "Bauch" in the end credits. See more »

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Captain Jyanix Bach: We got a, uh, routine stop here. We have a report of some stolen droids and, uh, we think these might be it.
[dismounts from his Speeder Bike and walks towards a couple of Jawas.]
Captain Jyanix Bach: Excuse me. Excuse me. Uh, do you wanna come over here, please? Yeah, I'm talkin' to you.
[one Jawa approaches Capt. Bach. as the other puts down a small droid.]
Captain Jyanix Bach: Uh, whose droid is this?
[Jawa answers in indistinct language.]
Captain Jyanix Bach: Uh-huh, it's your cousin's. Is this your cousin? Is this your cousin? Are you his cousin?
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No jawas were harmed during the making of this parody. See more »

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References Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983) See more »

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Great Spoof!
9 December 1999 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

This short spoof is so well done, just check out the special effects and the costumes. The plot is also excellent. For those who haven't seen it: It tells you what "really" happened to Uncle Owen and Luke's Aunt and what happened to the Jawas when the Imperial Troops showed up, looking for the stolen droids... This is a must see. Don't pay too much for the tape, though!


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