Anybody else blowing up the Death Star on New Year's Eve?
Press 'Play' at the right time, and watch the Death Star explode at the stroke of midnight. www.forcecast.net for more details.
Viewing instructions -- see below for DVD and Blu-ray times
1. Cue up your copy of A New Hope. Start the movie and hit pause immediately. Make sure the counter reads 0:00:00. When you reach the designated time (as determined below), hit the play button. You can use this website to determine the exact time as determined by our nation's atomic clock.
2. Watch the movie!
3. If you timed it right, and your media player didn't have any hiccups, the Death Star should explode at midnight exactly. HAPPY NEW YEAR!
4. Celebrate with friends, family, and beverages of your choice.
Special Edition DVD: Press play at 10:02:48 PM. The Death Star will explode at 1:57:12 in the movie.
Blu-ray Disc: Press play at 10:02:42 PM. The Death Star will explode at 1:57:18 in the movie.