Star Wars Behind The Scenes Photos
Star Wars was one of the highest grossing movies of all time, and a primary driver of the current Hollywood business model.. These newly released photos will give you a first hand look at what things were like behind the scenes. Click NEXT to continue.
A Signing Event Hans Solo, Princess Leia, and Luke Skywalker, signing up some autographs for the fans!
Young Darth Vader In case anyone was wondering what Darth Vader looked like in his birthday suit.
Asteroids It turns out that the asteroids were not actually larger than life, cinematography is great isn’t it?
AT AT Minis It’s not believed that these cute little guys were used as actual movie props, but they are certainly very neat.
A Real Life Bantha UNMASKED, a Bantha, is actually an elephant!
Billy Dee A behind the scenes look at Lando Calrissian, played by Billy Dee Williams.
Boba Fet Wire Work Now that you know Boba Fet was just dangling around on some wires, see if you can spot them when watching the movie.
Boba Fet Costume Well it looks like Boba Fet is without clothes somewhere!
C-3PO Studying The Script The C-3PO costume was a bit difficult to maneuver in, check out this stand that was on set for him to lean on.
C-3PO Getting A Drink When C-3PO gets thirsty, he needs something to drink, make sure a straw is available though.
C-3PO Missing Some Parts This is what it looks like when fictional movie robots start taking off their clothes.
C-3PO Heads In case one of the C-3PO heads gets lost or broken, there are plenty of backups.
C-3PO Riding R2-D2 These dapper robots are catching some quality time out doors.
Princess Leia Napping This is what Carrie Fisher looked like when she was napping on set.
Princess Leia As R2-D2 Showing off her best impression of R2-D2, by hopping in a trash can.
Chewy Being Bad It looks like Chewy has had some difficulty getting his mind out of the gutter.
Chewy Getting Love Was there something going on between Princess Leia, and Chewbacca, behind the scenes?
Chewy Getting Freshened Up With hair like that, obviously some maintenance was going to be required, good thing Chewbacca had some people on set to give him a hand.
Darth Maul Working Out It looks like Darth Maul was trying to get in a bit of training, this requires being dressed comfortably of course.
Darth Vader Meets His Doom Things don’t appear to have turned out very well for Darth Vader here.
Darth Vader Style Fall Protection Check out that sophisticated fall support system that was down below for this battle scene.
Darth Vader Revealed! Now you know the man behind the mask.
Jabba The Hut Prop Quite possibly one of the most interesting questions on everyone’s mind, how does Jabba The Hut work?
Behind The Scenes Bantha Heres another up close visual of the Banthas behind the scenes!
Episode VIII Table Read. Even R2-D2 showed up for this gathering!
Ewoks! George Lucas checking out a couple of Ewoks on set.
Filming The Credits This is what it looks like when they film the closing credits.
Filming The Title Sequence This is how they got those big letters on the screen during the opening title sequence, this is also referred to as the opening crawl.
George Lucas Negotiating George Lucas deliberating with this alien on who shoots first.
George Lucas With All His Toys Here is George Lucas with all of his toys, and looking proud.
George Lucas With A Destroyer This is what George Lucas looks like when he is checking to make sure the destroyers are good to go for the big screen.
Santa Vader? It appears that Santa Claus was too busy for George Lucas to tell him what he wanted for Christmas, so he told Darth Vader instead.
Giant Crew Members These guys are looking like a bunch of giants compared to some of the movie props.
Going Over Scripts Hans Solo and Luke Skywalker going over the scripts.
Helping C-3PO The C-3PO outfit was not exactly the easiest thing to move around in, as we can see here.
Jabba The Hut It looks like Jabba is holding some type of box, or folder here.
Jabba The Huts Eyes These are the mechanics behind Jabba The Huts googly looking eyes.
Daisy Ridley Daisy Ridley getting filmed out in the desert.
These Guys The human in the picture is not the one you were supposed to see.
Lightsaber Action One aspect of the Star Wars we have all come to love and know so well, Lightsaber fighting.
Luke Skywalker Here is Mark Hamill, otherwise known as Luke Skywalker, striking a pose.
The Millennium Falcon A behind the scenes look at the construction of the Millennium Falcon.
Luke Skywalker In Action And not one stunt double was anywhere to be found.
Painting R2-D2 Giving a little color to the friendly little garbage can like robot.
Palpatine It looks like Palpatine was still in the making here.
Hugging A Tauntaun Every Tauntaun needs a hug now and then.
AT-AT Walkers Getting these AT-AT walkers into position for the set.
C-3PO Concept Here we have C-3PO on the drawing board.
R2-D2 Unmasked Kenny Baker is the actor who played R2-D2.
Rancor Putting in some of that critical detail that is so beloved about Rancors.
Rancor Getting Prepped This Rancor is getting ready for the set, good thing someone there is to help out.
R2-D2 Blueprints In case anyone has the urge to build their own R2-D2, here are some plans.
Return Of The Jedi More film work out in the desert for Return Of The Jedi.
Hans Solo Hans Solo taking 5 out in the desert, with no shirt on.
Jawas Here is a shot of R2-D2 with some Jawas.
Signing Autographs Some lucky fans managed to snag some autographs through this fence by hanging out around the set.
Storm Troopers How come the Storm Troopers are the only ones who look happy here?
Princess Leia With Storm Troopers Princess Leia looks like she is having a little too much fun being held captive by some storm troopers and all.
Explosions This is what those massive explosions look like behind the scenes.
The Millennium Falcon The Millennium Falcon in full view, complete, and off screen.
The Crew These guys look like a fun bunch to hang around.
Luke Skywalker Hero Scene This is part of the scene where Luke Skywalker becomes super awesome in Return Of The Jedi.
This Is No Cave In case you were wondering if those were teeth in the background, they are.
Sunbathing Hans Solo is not the only character who took the opportunity to catch some rays on set.
Sleeping Everybody be quiet please, Warwick Davis is sleeping.
Warwick Davis Carrie Fisher giving Warick Davis a surprise hug from behind.
More Warwick Davis It looks like Warwick Davis is trying to take over the directors roll here with those shades.
Wooden Droids R2-D2 could use a paint job.
Giant Hands It looks like everybody is getting into position here.
X-Wing Here we have an X-Wing up on some saw horses.
C-3PO And George Lucas There is something to those yellow goggles that they are wearing.
Yoda It is not yet known if Yoda was sleeping, or meditating here.
Yodas Head This is a rather disturbing image, of Yodas head detached from his body.
Yoda Pre Production This is what Yoda looks like without any skin.