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Thumb Wars: The Phantom Cuticle (1999)

Not Rated | | Short, Comedy, Sci-Fi | TV Short 2 November 1999
In a sendoff of the original Star Wars, several fingers and thumbs are used to act out the roles of would-be heroes and villians as the forces of finger and thumb clash of an evil super-weapon.

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Andrea Fears ...
Ross Shafer ...
Hand Duet (voice) (as Ross Schaefer)
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Prissypeo (voice)
Jim Jackman ...
Crunchy / Lieutenant (voice)
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David Floyd ...
Brave Pilot / Uncle Soondead / Fighter / Thumb Council Member (voice)
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Fighter Pilot #2 (voice)
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In a sendoff of the original Star Wars, several fingers and thumbs are used to act out the roles of would-be heroes and villians as the forces of finger and thumb clash of an evil super-weapon.

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Every Hand Has A Thumb...

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Short | Comedy | Sci-Fi

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The "Yoda" puppet cost approximately $5000. See more »

Quotes

Oobedoob Benubi: Come now, touch your tongue to mine.
Loke Groundrunner: What?
Oobedoob Benubi: Your tongue - touch it to mine.
Loke Groundrunner: Why?
Oobedoob Benubi: To make it official!
Loke Groundrunner: To make what official?
Oobedoob Benubi: You know, ALL OF IT!
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References Blade Runner (1982) See more »

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Great!!!!!!
23 April 2003 | by (pembroke,massachusetts.) – See all my reviews

This is a great comedy!!!!!!! good send-off of 'star wars', with cool animation, likeable characters, and great gags that no 'star wars' spoof have been able to match. I give this film 4 stars out of 5. A must see!!!!


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