The film is basically a series of events, wrapped around a boring story about Chewbacca's family awaiting his return home for an unexplained holiday called Life Day. Here are a couple screen comparisons: And here's a download link of the official v2 release for the completionists reminder: bsg4you's release has a better crop and sharpness :. A few months ago I sent Rikter a disc of the best one I have ever found. Advertisement Buried as an Easter Egg, of sorts, on the Episode V extras, is the very first onscreen appearance of bounty hunter, Boba Fett. Bruce Vilanch: I absolutely was, yeah. Fake information , 123 fake street, etc also falls under this rule.
It appears to be sourced from a master copy, and features crisp video quality, blank spaces where commercials would be, and no announcer voice-over on the credits. Simply deleting your post may cause the spam filter to catch future ones. Bruce Vilanch: And what could you do? Too funny for words and actually better than the original, depending on how you look at it. On some level, are you proud of this thing? Bruce Vilanch: In a whole different way. The program : It is Lifeday, a holiday that is celebrated on Chewbacca's home planet Kashyyyk.
Overall a great choice for the broadcast version. Inter-species porn, how do you like that?!! It did not fare as well as the movie. I bought it from an ebayer some time before finding this wonderful forum. Keep up the good work. They are being pursued by Imperial Stormtroopers.
I've only seen one that was a Torrent. The Rifftrax audio track has been newly remastered to ensure the riff comments are just loud enough to be clear when the movie is loud and not too loud when the movie is quiet. I've only seen one that was a Torrent. Also, I have just noticed the beginning on that version has been cleverly edited, I assume to cover up a glitch at the start of the original tape. The show did well ratings-wise but it was very boring, corny, and altogether awful. Ch18 More Animated Adventures Of Boba Fett Ch19 Imperials Trash Lumpy's Room Ch20 A Video Of An Amorphiian Being Helps Lumpy Build A Transmitter Ch21 Commercials: All Hail! Where's a time machine when you need one.
Of course, I was the one who had to figure out how to do it on a Mac. Or post to your blog and anywhere else you feel it would be a good fit. It defies all attempts at logic and all methods of explanation. The special starred much of the original cast, including Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher singing, no less and Mark Hamill. Rico Gagliano: It aired one time and never again. The next version below that is the Angrysun edition I saw from a Torrent download.
Bruce Valance: …You taped me during an interlude in my cabana! Overall, the riffing is pretty great. This was a day, I think, George invented. One one hand, anyone associated with this production deserves the gallows for crimes against humanity. Even as kids, we realized it was so bad Lucas was cynically sucking whatever he could get out of Star Wars. When rumors of the 'Holiday Special' began, I recall it actually being looked upon as eagerly anticipated, at least among the people I knew at the time.
If anyone decides to watch this, even out of curiosity like myself, watch it with the Rifftrax commentary, which is pretty funny, and even includes the original commercials. It was called Star Wars. This share used the Zion Hybrid Edition holiday special. By no means is it a worthy chapter in the Star Wars universe. Just paste the urls you'll find below and we'll download file for you! Chewie and Han Solo are trying to get to the planet where Chewie's family is waiting for him, but the Empire is out searching for the rebels, giving everyone a hard time. Found out about this on Friday.
DirkSteele is at it again. Enjoy my with the classic that George Lucas wants to go away but never will. I think after 40 years, probably the statute of limitations has run out, as well as the cocaine. Rico Gagliano: The other thing you loaded this up with was, as you mentioned, a lot of variety show elements, kind of sketches. Bruce Vilanch: Well, there was a lot of that. This is an easiest way to send files to someone who cannot accept them live.
Unfortunately, the original recording did not include commercials. Now even better than that would be a digital recording off of a professional studio master copy i. The entire show is live-action, but there is an 11 minute animated segment, that is most popular as Boba Fett's first appearance in the Star Wars universe. I see quite a few batches of home recorded beta tapes on ebay these days, but the sellers usually dodge the matter of what could be on them for fear ebay will kill the auction for selling bootleg material. Rico Gagliano: For the many who therefore have not seen this, tell us the plot, such as it is. When the Holiday Special aired, I was ready to be transported to that galaxy far, far away and be dazzled all over again.
I've been searching for the best quality version since the early 90s, and the version you have is in fact the best one I have ever seen. What else have you guys seen out there? So a video of Winston Churchill playing tennis would be allowed, but a video of Theresa May playing ping-pong would not be. I'm curious if it's any better. Chewie and Han Solo are trying to get to the planet where Chewie's family is waiting for him, but the empire is out searching for the rebels, giving everyone a hard time. No doubt some of the eJackers got it from usenet. Eagle-eyed fans will note, however, that the Star Wars: The Complete Saga Blu-ray box set does include some scenes from the unloved Lucasfilm offspring.