"They're coming in too fast!"
Even with its ever angled deflector shields, the Millennium Falcon gets a laser pounding from the TIE fighters, in the above pilot's eye view shot that's as stunning today, especially on the big screen, as it was back in 1977.
|Filming the scene with the overhead Dykstraflex camera in 1976 over the large Falcon model.|
|Ralph McQuarrie production painting.|
|TIE fighter pilot in cockpit, shot at Elstree in July 1976.|