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Return of the Ewok (1982)

Video  -  Short | Sci-Fi  -  1 May 1999 (USA)
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Young Warwick Davis decides he wants to be in pictures, so he gets himself an agent. The agent gives him an Ewok outfit and points him towards Elstree Studios. There Warwick wanders from set to set looking to find the other Ewoks.

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Ashley Davis ...
Himself / Dad
Kim Davis ...
Herself / Sister
Sue Davis ...
Herself / Mum
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Himself / Wicket
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Herself / Princess Leia
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Himself / Han Solo
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Himself / Luke Skywalker
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Yoda (voice)
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Himself / Darth Vader
Tim Rose ...
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Young Warwick Davis decides he wants to be in pictures, so he gets himself an agent. The agent gives him an Ewok outfit and points him towards Elstree Studios. There Warwick wanders from set to set looking to find the other Ewoks.

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Return of the Jedi assistant director David Tomblin came up with the idea and wrote and directed the short movie. Most of all the main cast from Return of the Jedi gave their time to film this short movie. See more »

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

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Working out
(Original English version of Lapti Nek)
Music by John Williams
Lyrics by Joseph Williams
Performed by Joseph Williams
Arranged by John Williams, Joseph Williams and Ernie Fosselius
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A fun movie...if you can find it

This is a very charming little movie (excuse the expression). Obviously not meant to be taken all that seriously, it's a funny story that gives viewers a chance to see (sort of) behind-the-scenes footage from "Return of the Jedi", as well as some priceless comic bits (like Threepio demanding more movie star perks).

I'd heard about this movie for several years, and even saw part of it at the Denver "Star Wars Celebration" in 1999. I didn't see the whole film until 2005 at the "Celebration" in Indianapolis. There, I was lucky enough to see a presentation featuring Warwick Davis himself providing live commentary.

At the time, Davis said that an official release of the film would be all but impossible, due to rights issues and a lack of high-quality source material. Bootleg copies are reportedly available, but your best bet to see it is at a fan convention. In any case, I recommend this movie for fans of both "Star Wars" and affectionate "Star Wars" spoofs.


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