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Collect All 21! Memoirs of a Star Wars Geek - The First 30 Years Paperback – July 14, 2008
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My dad was the innocent accelerant for my obsessive and near-fanatical fascination for all-things STAR WARS. The exact circumstances which led him to making the fateful decision to load both myself and my little sister into the family car that morning for the drive to Hollywood for a matinee screening of STAR WARS at Graumann's Chinese Theater I'll never know.
But I'm glad that he did.
I wish I could recall if I was giddy with excitment or anticipation as we took our seats, but truth be told, up to this point, I'm not sure that even I was aware of what STAR WARS was exactly.
As the house-lights dimmed and the explosion that was John William's iconic score reverberated with stunning authority throughout the cavernous Chinese, I was blown-back into my seat and unprepared for what was to follow. When the opening text-crawl faded away into the blackness of space and the camera panned-down to reveal a mysterious planet-scape, the theatre was rocked by war - as laser-blasts and cannon-fire engulfed the screen. My senses were overflowing with unabashed glee as the Rebel Blockade Runner flashed onto the scene in it's desperate, futile attempt at evading the dreaded Imperial Star Destoyer which was in dogged-pursuit. The immense, indescribable size of the jewel-of-the-Imperial fleet swallowed the screen, dwarfed the rebel ship and emboldened the audience to erupt into instantaneous, rapturous applause.Read more ›
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