1979 Star Wars TV Commercial For 12 Inch Boba Fett Figure Is Simply Charming.

Image courtesy of the Yesterville Toy Room Blog.
Image courtesy of the Yesterville Toy Room Blog.

Besides of course the awesome 12 inch Boba Fett figure itself this commercial has charm and it has it in spades. I particularly enjoy the exchange between Fett and Darth Vader:

Boba Fett: “I’m the best Bounty Hunter in the whole Galaxy!”
Darth Vader: “That’s why you got the job.”

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Thanks to the Yesterville Toy Room Blog for the image of the original figure you see at the top of the post.


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