What if you could be a star in Star Wars?!
We took the kids to see the Han Solo movie over the holiday weekend, and the whole family loved it! We’d go back again today, if only for the air conditioning, but there’s work to do in the record shop and there’s eight days left in the school year.
So instead we’ll revisit one of our favorite posts in the Hymie’s archives. Longtime readers have probably already noticed that we’re on ‘summer repeats’ here at the Hymies blog production company. Did you know there are over 2,00 posts below. You could keep scrolling for hours! It reminds us of the moment near the end of “Alice’s Restaurant” when Arlo says, “I’ve been singing this song now for twenty-five minutes. I could sing it for another twenty five minutes. I’m not proud… or tired.”
Anyway, a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away there was…
Amateur Star Wars
This is a Buena Vista Records production of Star Wars for which the music, sound effects and images were licensed but not the actors’ voices. The result? Star Wars performed by a cast of understudies! To make it even, uh, more exciting they seem to be making up some of their lines.
We would love to see an entire film starring this Han Solo instead.
Here’s three minutes of “highlights”:
Enjoy Amateur Star Wars? There’s two more episodes here.