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March 14, 2005

A `Star Wars' fan film is born

Why would anyone max out credit cards, take a second mortgage and spend three years making a movie that can never earn a cent? For the creators of Star Wars Revelations, it was the love of Star Wars and the chance to make an independent film. After Shane Felux borrowed his wifes lightsaber, shot himself wielding it in his back yard using his computers webcam and made the blade glow using a fancy computer-graphics program, he and his wife knew they couldn't stop..

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