Late Spring 1976: Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill, supported by Stunt coordinator Peter Diamond, have scary but exhilarating fun in the practise for what would be the one-take only classic Death Star chasm swing-certainly this authors favourite moment from the original STAR WARS: full of action, romanticism and a superb John Williams score.
Carrie Fisher was scared to death before this iconic Star Wars scene - Dork Side of the Force - Star Wars News
Old Carrie Fisher Interview - Star Wars - 1977 - YouTube
Check out this behind the scenes/deleted scene moment unearthed for THE MAKING OF STAR WARS e-book last year: ▶ Star Wars Bridge Swing Behind the Scenes - YouTube
|The classic scene recreated for MYTHBUSTERS. Image: DISCOVERY.|
The lively hit DISCOVERY UK HD factual series MYTHBUSTERS has a special STAR WARS themed episode next Monday evening, titled Revenge of the Myth, of which one of the scenes examined is the Luke and Leia swing across. The MYTHBUSTERS team wonder if that swing could actually be done for real. What will their results yield? Check it out here: Mythbusters Star Wars Episode