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    31 Fun, Genius Details That Make The "Star Wars" Movies Even Smarter

    Mark Hamill didn't know the twist while filming The Empire Strikes Back.

    1. The budget considerations.

    2. The scar.

    Harrison Ford's real-life scar came about when he was driving to work (pre-fame) and crashed into a telephone pole. He slammed into the steering wheel headfirst, and then he had what he referred to as "inept emergency surgery," leaving the whole ordeal with the scar on his chin.

    3. The credits.

    4. The lightsaber sound.

    5. The tripping.

    6. The John Williams cameo.

    7. The speeder.

    8. The Millennium Falcon seats.

    9. The battle droids.

    10. The pink R2 unit.

    The 501st Legion is an organization that, in their own words, "is an all-volunteer organization formed for the express purpose of bringing together costume enthusiasts under a collective identity within which to operate. The Legion seeks to promote interest in Star Wars through the building and wearing of quality costumes, and to facilitate the use of these costumes for Star Wars-related events as well as contributions to the local community through costumed charity and volunteer work..."

    11. The Raiders reference.

    12. The oil paintings.

    13. The docking bay.

    14. The background gesture.

    15. The dropped parka.

    16. The blue squadron.

    17. The light and the dark.

    18. The native planet.

    19. The words on the bomb.

    The words are written in Aurebesh, which is basically the alphabet for the English language in Star Wars.

    20. The sandcrawler.

    21. The tracking droid.

    22. The festival.

    23. The fractured nose and cheekbone.

    24. The back of the Millennium Falcon.

    25. The anagram.

    26. The coughs.

    27. The Hidden Fortress.

    The Hidden Fortress is a 1958 film about two peasants who bring a pair of people, who the peasants don't know are a princess and a general, across enemy lines in exchange for gold.

    28. The Bad Robot Productions mascot.

    29. The Force connection.

    30. The C-3PO cameo.

    31. And finally, the twist to end all twists.

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