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- There were some alterations, and cuts. First, Mace was suppose to have his arm caught in a man-eating flower, but was changed to the creature in the tree that bit his arm. Second, at the end of the movie, Mace sees Izerinah (glowing firefly), says good-bye, and then it snows, and Cindel and the Ewoks dance out in the snow, when in reality it doesn't snow and there as no dancing, just victory music.
- The Gorax is the only character not to be credited.
- Though made for TV, actually got a short theatrical run in Germany.
- The movie took 6 weeks to film, a re-shooting took 1 week, and a dubbing procedure took 2 weeks. So the movie took 9 weeks to complete.
- One of the matte paintings includes Winnie-the-Pooh sitting in a tree.
- First of two made for TV spin-offs from the original Star Wars saga. [Star Wars] fans remain split as to whether they should be considered part of the official [Star Wars] canon.
- Inspired the later [Ewoks] cartoon series.