Secrets of the force : the complete, uncensored, unauthorized oral history of Star Wars

Published 2021
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"From the authors of The Fifty-Year Mission and So Say We All, comes the first and only comprehensive oral history of the Star Wars movie franchise. For the past four decades, no film saga has touched the world in the way that Star Wars has, capturing the imaginations of filmgoers and filmmakers alike. Now, for the first time ever, Edward Gross and Mark A. Altman, the bestselling authors of The Fifty-Year Mission, are telling the entire story of this blockbuster franchise from the very beginning in a single exhaustive volume. Featuring the commentaries of hundreds of actors and filmmakers involved with and impacted by Star Wars, as well as writers, commentators, critics, executives, authors, film historians, toy experts and many more, Secrets of the Force, will reveal all in Altman and Gross's critically acclaimed oral history format from the birth of the original film through the latest sequels and the new televisions series"-- Provided by publisher.

9781250236876 (hardcover)
First edition.
xvii, 554 pages ; 24 cm
A new hope springs eternal / Mark A. Altman
A great disturbance in the force / Edward Gross
Launch bay '77
Hope & glory : Star wars
Light & magic : the visual effects
Early bird special : selling Star wars
Toy story : merchandising Star wars
To Bea or not to Bea : the Star wars holiday special
Ice, ice, baby : The empire strikes back
Celebrate the love : Return of the Jedi
Isn't that special? : wars after Jedi
Duel of the fates : The phantom menace
Send in the clones : Attack of the clones
Sith happens : Revenge of the Sith
Force fed : The force awakens
Rey of hope : The last Jedi
The Skywalker's the limit : The rise of Skywalker
This is the way : Star wars on television.
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