Film Funnies #4: May the Fourth be with you -- All Star Wars Edition
Posted May 04,2011 - 12:01 AM
May the 4th. It's Star Wars Day across the galaxy. What better way to celebrate than with parodies of everyone's favorite space saga.
Star Wars has left an indelible mark on pop culture in the 34 years since its debut in 1977. Call me a Lucas-loving fanboy, but I don't think any other film or film series can claim an impact on society quite like Star Wars has.
The items below are a testament to this legacy -- with a bit of humor. They celebrate our love forthefranchise in the best way possible.
There's a reason they didn't show Vader's reaction when he found out he had a son. It would've looked like this.
Source: davidmaslow (?)
Via: Kimmi Page
References: The theme of pretty much every Maury Povich episode
One on Every Corner, on Every Planet
Don't forget to get Darth Vader's order. He likes his coffee like he likes his Force -- dark.
Darth Vader Feels Blue
An oldie but a goodie. Perhaps the simplest and best Star Wars parody of all-time.
Need more Star Wars goodness? Watch the pieced-together, user-created Star Wars Uncut. It's a shot-for-shot recreation of the movie that started it all.
And if you're looking for some of the best Star Wars parodies of all-time, watch the first two installments of Robot Chicken'sStar Wars-themed episodes. The third one will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on July 12.
Of course, if you prefer the real thing, all six movies are making their Blu-ray debut on Sept. 27.