June 13, 2005

Unfortunate Star Wars costumes



THIS Death star can't wait for a one-man fighter to maneuver straight down his trench and skim the surface. The target area is a small thermal exhaust port. The shaft leads directly to the reactor system. A precise hit will start a chain reaction.

Find more here and here.

Update: Someone sent me the following email. I have no idea if it's correct or not:

The punchline is... If I am not mistaken, that last picture - the one of the guy in the Jar-Jar costume - is the actual actor that stood in for Jar-Jar and he is wearing the gear that Lucas made him wear while filming the actual scenes. I kid you not.

Posted by Physics Geek at June 13, 2005 04:11 PM StumbleUpon Toolbar Stumble It!

That's true. That last picture is an on set picture.

Posted by: caltechgirl at June 13, 2005 06:05 PM