R2-D2: Beneath the Dome
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 2002
Directors: Don Bies, Spencer Susser
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 024543-057734
Running time: 0:21 (21 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, 1.78:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: December 26, 2002
Collection type: Owned (#1994)
Status: Available
Purchase date: June 04, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 8 / 10
Review (video): 6 / 10
Overview
For the first time on DVD, the complete R2-D2: BENEATH THE DOME Mockumentary lifts the lid of silence and explores the never-before-told history of the real star of the STAR WARS saga... Artoo Detoo. Learn about his humble roots in rural England, his unyielding hunger for fame, and how his determination overcame a Hollywood that had long discriminated against Droids. Told in three parts, the documentary unearths never-before-seen footage and interviews to tell the story. Featuring George Lucas, Samuel L. Jackson, Francis Ford Coppola, and more. R2-D2: BENEATH THE DOME will bring smiles and laughter to your galaxy.
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Genres
Comedy
Documentary
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Lucasfilm
Media Companies:
 • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
 
Tags
Various
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
Easter Eggs
Hidden Photo Montage

At the main menu, highlight "play all" and press the right arrow and R2-D2's eye will light up. Select "enter" and you will be treated to a photo montage of R2-D2 through the years including footage from the infamous bungee-jump with the special effects crew.
Crew
Direction
Don Bies....Director
Spencer Susser....Director
Writing
Don Bies....Writer
Paul Ens....Writer
Mary Beth Bresolin....Writer
Kim Bromley....Writer
Nelson Hall....Writer
Gary Leva....Writer
Film Editing
Gary Leva....Film Editor
Mary Beth Bresolin....Film Editor
Music
John Williams....Composer
Cast
Bob Hesse....Narrator
Robbie Edwards....Robbie Dillingham
Jennifer Weil....Claudia Dillingham-West
Elizabeth Tulloch....Bitsy
Dave Murphy....Artoo's Buddy (at age 45)
Morgan Hamilton-Lee....Artoo's Buddy (at age 10)
Bernie Hamilton-Lee....School Principal
Mary Jo Hamilton-Lee....School Teacher
Cecilia Hamilton-Lee....School Kid
Phyllis Eblan....School Mom
Brittany Eblan....School Kid
Benjamin Bies....Cute Kid
Anna Bies....Emergency Room Technician
Kara Glieden....Emergency Room Technician
Wendi Thomas....Emergency Room Technician
Mark Havens....Emergency Room Technician
Kathy Fischer....Emergency Room Technician
Nelson Hall....Artoo's Trainer
Grant Imahara....Artoo's Technician
Fon Davis....Artoo's Technician
Marilisa Lokna....R2's Girl
Gina Rudometkin....R2's Babe
Cheryl King....R2's Chick
Zeynup Selcuk....Artoo's Bungee Assistant
Justin Dix....Artoo's Bungee Assistant
Trevor Tighe....Artoo's Bungee Assistant
Barry Kite....Scrooge
Brian Lockwood....Bob Cratchit
Karen Kenepp....Mrs. Cratchit
Alicia Peters....Cratchit's Daughter
Steve Sansweet....The Mayor
Lauren Vogt....The Mayor's Wife
Bob Canning....City Official
Les David....City Offiical
Andrea Biklian....Artoo Fan Club Member
Adrienne Anderson....Artoo Fan Club Member
Paula Nederman....Artoo Fan Club Member
Sarah Peacock....Artoo Fan Club Member
Billy Brooks....Coffee Shop Patron
Steve Gawley....Coffee Shop Patron
Salvatore Belleci....Cop #1
James Cotner....Cop #2
Michael P. Murnane....Bad Guy
Ahmed Best....Himself (uncredited)
Don Bies....Himself (uncredited)
Ben Burtt....Himself (uncredited)
Hayden Christensen....Himself (uncredited)
Candy Clark....Herself (uncredited)
Francis Ford Coppola....Himself (uncredited)
Anthony Daniels....Himself (uncredited)
Richard Dreyfuss....Himself (uncredited)
Carrie Fisher....Herself (uncredited)
Harrison Ford....Himself (uncredited)
Nick Gillard....Himself (uncredited)
Alec Guinness....Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Robin Gurland....Herself (uncredited)
Mark Hamill....Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Samuel L. Jackson....Himself (uncredited)
Christopher Lee....Himself (uncredited)
George Lucas....Himself (uncredited)
Rick McCallum....Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Ewan McGregor....Himself (uncredited)
Dennis Muren....Himself (uncredited)
Natalie Portman....Herself (uncredited)
Steven Spielberg....Himself (uncredited)
Leeanna Walsman....Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)
R2-D2....Himself
Kenny Baker....R2-D2