Fooker's Pointless Trivia v5.0 (Answers)
"Star Wars" Trivia Time

1. When Luke Skywalker is attacked by a Tuskan Raider in Star Wars: A New Hope, the Raider attacks him with a gaffi stick.

2. In The Empire Strikes Back, Boba Fett's ship is docked at the East platform of Bespin, the Cloud City.

3. Wicket the Ewok was played by 11-year-old Warwick Davis in Return of the Jedi.

4. The "TIE" in TIE Fighter stands for twin ion engine.

5. The Rebel base on Yavin IV was filmed in the jungles of Guatemala.

6. Irvin Kershner directed The Empire Strikes Back.

7. Chewbacca was 200 years old at the time of the first movie.

8. Declan Mulholland stood in for the globulous Jabba the Hutt during the filming of the oringal Star Wars.

9. The ice planet scenes of Hoth from The Empire Strikes Back were filmed in Norway.

10. Wedge Antilles' gunner during the snow speeder sequence of The Empire Strikes Back is named Janson.

11. The well-masked actor who revealed his face to help out the sick extra was none other than Jeremy Bulloch, a.k.a. the nefarious Boba Fett.

12. Princess Leia was held prisoner in cell block AA23.

13. According to C3P0, the odds of successfully navigating an asteroid field is 3,720 to 1.

14. Ewan McGregor, The Phantom Menace's Obi-Wan Kenobi, is the real-life nephew of Denis "Wedge Antilles" Lawson.

15. John Hollis plays Lobot in The Empire Strikes Back. That's the guy from Bespin with the funky computer plugged into his head.

I must heartily thank the gazillions of Star Wars trivia sites out there, many of which I visited in making this. Sadly, the three outstanding sites originally cited here no longer exist, so I had to remove their links. But I'll bet that if you Google enough, you can verify the answers above.

Man, do I feel dumb now. I wanna go home!

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