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Star Wars Holiday Special

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While there’s much disagreement among fans over what is the greatest of the Star Wars films, there’s no disagreement whatsoever about the single worst Star Wars product.  However much viewers disliked the prequels, however angry fans were about the way Lucas altered Episode IV for its DVD release, the Star Wars Holiday Special truly stands alone.[1]  Aired only once, the Holiday Special was broadcast on CBS on Friday, November 17, 1978, about a year-and-a-half after the release of the original Star Wars and exactly one day before the Jonestown massacre. Never released on home video and preserved only in a Read more