Watch: John Williams Creates the Score of Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back in Vintage 80's Featurette

Monday, 15 December 2014 - 3:47PM
Star Wars
Monday, 15 December 2014 - 3:47PM
Watch: John Williams Creates the Score of Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back in Vintage 80's Featurette
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Ask a die-hard Star Wars fan which movie was the best, and chances are (s)he'll tell you it's Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back. In this newly unearthed featurette from the 80's, infamous composer John Williams methodically creates the music for the second film of the original trilogy, which has one of the most beloved and iconic scores of all time:

 

 

Watch as John Williams and his team sit down and watch (and have endearing reactions to) all of the most recognizable moments from the film while they discuss how that moment should be scored. The video comes from Eyes on Cinema, the same account that brought us the vintage video of the creation of the Millennium Falcon hyperdrive malfunction

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