Jason and Gabe are kicking off Return of the Jedi month with a look at the classic 1983 documentary, Classic Creatures! It’s a mind blowing look at the good, the bad, the cute and the cuddly of ROTJ! Our documentary hosts Carrie Fisher & Billy Dee Williams talk about Wiebba Wiebba, let Ackbar sing & show us just how the creatures of ROTJ were made! If that wasn’t enough there’s Lucas with his shirt unbuttoned dangerously low, Mick Jagger lips, sleepy Phil Tippett, and the word “penetrate”.
PLUS: the JJ Episode 9 photo, an exciting Beardwatch & so much more!
So dare to be cute, celebrate the love and listen to BLAST POINTS!
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Who is Wiebba Wiebba?
This week Jason and Gabe discuss the both on and off screen continuing Star Wars influence and mystery of Return of the Jedi director Richard Marquand. From his hiring, to who else could have gotten the job, major plot and character decisions he made, filming and his role is post production, Blast Points sheds some light on this often sadly overlooked contributor to Star Wars history!
PLUS! there’s talk on that Last Jedi world series ad, international poster, Snoke’s Shadow People buddies, more Sammy Hagar and so much more!!!
So drive your Ferrari to the nearest salad restaurant and celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!!!
This is story of Jason & Gabe listening to the Star Wars Read Along books from the 70s and 80s. You will know it is time to turn the page when you hear R2-D2 beep like this – beep-boop-waa-weeo!
Let’s begin now….
That’s right, join Blast Points this week as they take a close up listen to the the weird, awesome and mysterious Read Along books for the original trilogy! Did they tell the future? Is there a Clone Wars voice connection? How are they connected to Tom Cruise?!! Find out in this laugh filled episode!!
Before that there the weekly news with info on our first look at at the main characters in The Last Jedi, Celebration Orlando’s big panel and the latest on your next favorite movie, STAR WORLDS!
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