Star Tours & Galaxy’s Edge Doco on Disney+

The first five episodes of the new Behind the Attraction documentary series is up on Disney+ now. The series takes a detailed look at the history, conception, and construction of key attractions at the Disney Parks. Episode 3 (48 minutes) tells the tale of the Star Wars attractions that have been at the parks around the globe, starting with Star Tours (original and updated), going through to Smuggler’s Run and Rise of the Resistance at Galaxy’s Edge in Disneyland and Hollywood Studios, Walt Disney World. See a young, beardless George Lucas talking about his childhood visits to Disneyland on the second day after it opened, as well as lots of great interviews and footage.