The New York Times may have gotten George Lucas, but the Los Angeles Times has Ben Burtt… The Star Wars sound designer is also responsible for the voice of Pixar’s Wall-E. (Which, in addition to great reviews, ruled the box office this weekend.)
The ten greatest sounds from Star Wars saga. A great list, and a must-watch for every fan.
More than you ever thought you’d want to know about the Wilhelm scream. Interesting trivia: It may have originated from the same guy who gave the world “Purple People Eater.”
Revenge of the Sith is a finalist for three Academy Awards: Makeup, Sound Editing and (of course) Visual Effects.