7 months Original ‘Star Wars’ creators lift lid on special effects challenges MB |Ent
  Remember the scene when Luke Skywalker failed his first attempt to blow up the Death Star? Or when C3PO chased him up the stairs of his Tatooine desert home? Luminaries who created George Lucas’s vision in the 1977 blockbuster “Star Wars” contrasted their world of filming with today’s digital masterpieces (AFP / MANILA BULLETIN) Of course you don’t — both were among countless improvised changes made to the original “Star Wars” due to budget, time and technological restraints, its creators explained at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Beverly Hills on Thursday. At an event celebrating ... more