Star Wars — a clever a capella tribute

There are so, so many Star Wars tributes and parodies out there, I generally don’t bother to keep up with them all, but this one is pretty clever on a number of levels — starting with the fact that it is based entirely on themes that John Williams wrote for other popular movies — so I had to make note of it here.

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NOV 11 UPDATE: Apparently this video, while clever, isn’t quite as clever as I thought; the guy who appears above is lip-syncing a track that was originally recorded by four other guys under the name Moosebutter. Details here. And here is a video of three Moosebutter members performing the song live:

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About Peter T. Chattaway

Peter T. Chattaway was the regular film critic for BC Christian News from 1992 to 2011. In addition to his film column, which won multiple awards from the Evangelical Press Association, the Canadian Church Press and the Fellowship of Christian Newspapers, his news and opinion pieces have appeared in such publications as Books & Culture, Christianity Today, Bible Review and the Vancouver Sun. He also contributed essays to the books Re-Viewing The Passion: Mel Gibson’s Film and Its Critics (Palgrave Macmillan, 2004) and Scandalizing Jesus?: Kazantzakis’s The Last Temptation of Christ Fifty Years on (Continuum, 2005).


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