Turkish Star Wars, Korean Tron and a history of foreign knock-offs

February 20, 2015

Imagine a terrible old world without the internet: the 1980s.

You live in, say, Turkey, but imported films are rare and you want to watch Star Wars. And so you turn to Turkish Star Wars. When we talk about foreign knock-offs, we must start with the long shadow of Dunyayi Kurtaran Adam. A shadow partially composed of bootleg footage from actual Star Wars.

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