- ―That Stormtrooper That Got Shot Off The Extension Ramp On The First Death Star In Episode IV
That Stormtrooper That Got Shot Off The Extension Ramp On The First Death Star In Episode IV was the only white-helmeted dunce in any Star Wars film who survived a direct hit from a blaster bolt. To the subsequent dismay of the scientific community, the impact of the shot knocked him off the extension ramp and to his death.
Behind the scenesEdit
His actor broke three legs and half a knee during his fall, but was saved when he landed on a collection of George Lucas' flannel shirts, coincidentally piled under the set while Lucas was showing off the garments to a vaguely-indifferent Harrison Ford.