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Empire of Dreams: The Story of the 'Star Wars' Trilogy (2004)

Video | 151 min | Documentary, History, Sci-Fi

An in-depth making of documentary about the original Star Wars trilogy, covering the productions of the three films and their impact on popular culture.
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Sep 12, 2004 (United States)

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Robert Clotworthy
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George Lucas
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Carrie Fisher
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Gareth Wigan
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8.4 / 10 | 3,110 votes