Star Wars: Droids, also known as Droids: The Adventures of R2-D2 and C-3PO is an animated series that details the exploits of R2-D2 and C-3PO.
The series takes place between the events depicted in Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith and Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope.
Over the course of the series, the droids team up with four different sets of masters. The series is divided up into three cycles: at the beginning of each, the droids usually run into their new masters in an accidental way, and at the end of each cycle, they usually are forced to leave their masters for one reason or another. The Great Heep, a television special following the series, served as a prequel to the third Mungo Baobab cycle.
USA, Canada | Nelvana | 14×22 minutes | 1985
Creators: Clive A. Smith, George Lucas, Raymond Jafelice, Ben Burtt
Theme Music: Trouble Again performed by Stewart Copeland, written by Copeland and Derek Holt
Anthony Daniels as C-3PO
and this just in
Deadly Voyage (BBC 1996, Omar Epps, Sean Pertwee)
Thriller. A gripping tale of 20th Century piracy, inspired by real events, Deadly Voyage tells the story of a young...
Sex and Chocolate (BBC-1 1997, Dawn French, Phil Daniels)
Comedy drama. Dawn French stars as Bev, the wife of a school caretaker, Ian, who’s content with her lot –...
Tiger Bay (BBC-1 1997, Martin Troakes, Jan Anderson)
Drama series. The problems of a group of various types in the Cardiff area called Tiger Bay, a melting-pot of...
The Mill on the Floss (BBC-2 1997, Emily Watson, James Frain)
Emily Watson and James Frain play the star-crossed lovers Maggie Tulliver and Philip Wakeham in George Eliot’s classic tale of...
Roger Roger (BBC-1 1996-2003, Robert Daws, Pippa Guard)
Comedy drama series Roger Roger followed Sam, owner of Cresta Cabs, as he tried to keep his ailing company afloat...
Van Helsing: Crooked Steps (S3EP8 Syfy Fri 23 Nov 2018)
Crooked Steps: On a distant island, Vanessa and Scarlett battle the Third Elder. Vanessa makes a choice about her path...
Z Nation: Heartland (S5EP8 Syfy Fri 23 Nov 2018)
Heartland: Our heroes arrive in the farming outpost that produces flour for bizkits and find it overrun by zombies. irdate:...
Frontier Season 3 Premieres Fri 23 Nov on Netflix
Frontier is an action-packed adventure drama starring Jason Mamoa and following the chaotic and violent struggle to control wealth and...
Guadalcanal Diary (1943, Preston Foster, Lloyd Nolan)
Powerful and exciting World War Two propaganda action drama following US Marines as they make beach-heads into the Solomon Islands...
Private Life of Don Juan, The (London 1934, Douglas Fairbanks, Merle Oberon)
Douglas Fairbanks stars as the aging Don Juan, once the world’s greatest lover, now quietly married and retired from the...
Reindeer Games (2000, Ben Affleck, Charlize Theron)
Car thief Rudy Duncan (Ben Affleck) shares his penitentiary cell with Nick (James Frain), a quiet prisoner who survives his...