Starcrash (1978, Luigi Cozzi)

Battle Beyond the Stars (1980, Jimmy T. Murakami)

To celebrate Star Wars day I present you … Not Star Wars, possibly Star Wars by-product-meal. That’s right, here’s  a pair of Roger Corman produced Star Wars ripoffs that just quite can’t seem to capture the same magic as Star Wars. However, I think we can agree that they have their own charm.