Some Behind-the-Scenes ‘Star Wars’ Photos


With all of the recent outcry against George Lucas for making unnecessary (if profitable) tweaks to his own baby — which, let’s not forget, is the most iconic science fiction series in film history — it’s easy to start to feel jaded about all things Star Wars. Earlier today our friends over at Mental Floss posted a selection of 40 rare behind-the-scenes photos from the original trilogy that serve as a nice reminder of why we all care about these movies so much. Click through for a selection of our favorite shots, and head over to Mental Floss to see even more amazing photos.