Digital Rental Deal: ‘Star Wars’ Fanbase Doc ‘A Galaxy Far Far Away’
Posted by Empress Eve | September 29th, 2011 at 8:54 am
The digital movie rental deal of the day over at Amazon today is the Star Wars fanbase documentary A Galaxy Far Far Away (10th Anniversary Special Edition), which is available for rental for only $.99.
This deal is valid only for today, Thursday, September 29, 2011, until 11:59PM PST. Once you activate this rental through Amazon’s Instant Video service, you’ll have access to the movie for 36 hours. If you’re interested in purchasing the digital version, the cost is $14.99.
Also, if you’d like to own a physical copy of the movie, the 10th Anniversary Special Edition DVD is available for $11.95.
1977, STAR WARS premieres at Mann’s Chinese Theater. It triggers a pop culture phenomenon that has lasted to this day. 1999, fans anticipate the release of Episode I, The Phantom Menace. A GALAXY FAR FAR AWAY features interviews with hundreds of fans, movie executives and high profile celebrities shedding new light on the film trilogy that has captivated generations of moviegoers. It takes us to STAR WARS conventions, to nationwide premieres, into the homes of devoted fans showing off their treasures and to the 42 days of waiting in lines in the spring of 1999. The complete, often hilarious exploration of the phenomenon brings together a group of interesting, hysterical and often touching fans. Yet it is not just a movie about zealous fans, GALAXY offers new insight into the reasons these fast-paced science fiction films struck a mysterious and powerful chord with all the races, genders and generations.
Featuring music: Chemical Brothers, Luscious Jackson, They Might Be Giants and Morgan Philips
Special appearances by Joe Pesci, Andy Garcia, Meat Loaf