Millennium Falcon's Hyperdrive Malfunction Demonstrated by Sound Designer Ben Burtt
It’s astonishing how much actually goes into movie sound effects.
In this behind the scenes video by Eyes On Cinema, legendary sound designer Ben Burtt demonstrates the various components that create the “Millennium Falcon hyperdrive malfunction” sound effect.
If you are a longtime fan of the Metaflix Youtube channel, the name Ben Burtt will likely ring a bell. That’s because he was also the creator of the famous “Wilhelm Scream,” along with just about every other notable sound effect from the Star Wars franchise.
We did a deep dive on the Wilhelm Scream (and Burtt himself), so be sure to check out both videos below!