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Saving Star Wars (2004)

Saving 'Star Wars' (original title)
Two Star Wars fans venture to deliver a letter to George Lucas.

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Gary Wood

Writer:

Gary Wood
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Credited cast:
Joe Urban Joe Urban ... Woody
Jim Peterson Jim Peterson ... Hank
David Prowse ... Dave Prowse
Lee Ann Millen Lee Ann Millen ... Lisa
George Starkey George Starkey ... George Lucas
Matthew Scott Brooks Matthew Scott Brooks ... Man In Chair
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tori Allen Tori Allen ... Self
Apollo Bacala Apollo Bacala ... Melvin Lucas
Justin Escue Justin Escue ... Brad
Michelle Estelle Michelle Estelle ... Fan
Steve Gray Steve Gray ... Tusken Raider
Russell Harrell ... Jedi
Carl Kakasuleff Carl Kakasuleff ... Big Thug
Daniel Niswander Daniel Niswander
Gregg Nowling Gregg Nowling ... Jedi
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Two Star Wars fans venture to deliver a letter to George Lucas.

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Not all sagas have to end.

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Trivia

The film was an Official Selection for the London Sci-Fi Film Festival, 2-6 February 2005. See more »

Goofs

Present day cars visible in a scene that takes place in 1977. See more »

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Spoofs Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) See more »

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Two thumbs up! I laughed, I cried, It moved me, Bob.
26 June 2004 | by skerdog-1See all my reviews

Just an enjoyable time. Haven't laughed that hard at a movie in a LONG time. The story was good, the actors right on, and the location shooting, throughout Indianapolis, was just incredible. Joe Urban showcased a range of emotions and pulled you right into his character, Woody. Jim Peterson's character, Hank, was the comic relief for the film and boy does Jim have great comic timing. And those facial expressions! How wonderful to see Dave Prowse again after all these years (and without his Darth Vader costume), and able to poke fun at himself and the Star Wars legacy. Jennifer Eichler (aka "The Watson's Girl") does a funny cameo as the stereotypical "dumb blonde". George Starkey looks eerily like George Lucas...great casting there. And finally there was Lee Ann Millen. Wow. Interesting character and those costumes ! Carrie Fisher has NOTHING on this gal!

The inclusion of the Matrix-like characters just added to the comic feel of this fun movie. Go see it now. You won't regret it.


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Language:

English

Release Date:

9 June 2004 (USA) See more »

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