March 7, 2014 – Yesterday, I posted a video link to an abridged version of The Star Wars Holiday Special (1978), one of the most panned and highly criticized offshoots of Star Wars. This poorly conceived mishmash of a show followed the format of a 1970’s-style variety show with some bizarre sketches and some too-painful-to-hear dialogue.
HOWEVER, there was one silver-lining to this catastrophe (and pay attention trivia buffs). For the first time ever, Boba Fett made his debut appearance in a nine-minute cartoon segment in the holiday special. Take a look and see for yourself: