Behind the scenes of Spaceballs

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Spaceballs gained cult status as one of the funniest comedies from the 80s.

By: Joseph Sanfilippo, Editor

Bill Pullman was Brook’s third choice

Bill Pullman claimed Tom Cruise and Tom Hanks were approached with the role of Lone Starr before him. Lone Starr was a spoof on Han Solo. Pullman said that hiring Rick Moranis and John Candy freed Brooks up to cast an unknown.

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