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Star Wars Holiday Special - “Who Knows What the Back Door Is?”

Published December 22, 2018

Happy Life Day Folks! We dive into YouTube for the biggest hidden gem in the Star Wars Universe, the Star Wars Holiday Special.

The guys talk about the production value, George Lucas' intentions and who actually created this turkey.

The tropes of variety specials are discussed as is the special being the debut of Boba Fett. Joe reveals George Lucas' efforts to suppress the special and the big star who the studio didn't want to be cast.

Joe's high school rap name is unveiled. The concept of being forced to enjoy a musical performance on TV is discussed.

Joe talks about the scandal surrounding the release of the Boba Fett action figure after this special.

A connection between the special and Joe's day job is uncovered.