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THX sound system
_THX 1138_ (vhs/ntsc)(1970)
"THX" stands for "Tomlinson Holman's eXperiment''. Tomlinson Holman was a friend of director George Lucas, and inventor of the THX sound system used extensively by Lucas.
_American Graffiti_ (1973)
License plate on John Milner's deuce coupe is "THX-138''.
_A New Hope_ the cell block in the Death Star that Leia is held in is cell block 1138.
Empire Strikes Back_ (vhs/ntsc)(1980)
General Rieekan says, "Send Rogues ten and eleven to station three-eight."
_ Raiders of the Lost Ark_ (vhs/ntsc) (1981)
When Indy is fighting the bald guy the number on the wing of the plane is THX-1138
_The Phantom Menace_ (vhs/ntsc)
One of the battle droids that walks by when the Princess and others are being led out under arrest has 1138 stenciled on his back. In the final battle Jar Jar knocks over a battle droid with serial number 1138 on his back.
At Disney World, while you're waiting for Star Tours, an announcement says (something like) "Will the owner of a landrover with vehicle number THX 1138 please move your vehicle? You're parked in a non-hovering zone."
THX 1138:4EB (1967)
Genre: Sci-Fi / Short
Plot Outline: While monitored and pursued, a man races to escape through a futuristic labyrinth.
Complete credited cast:
Dan Natchsheim .... 1138
Joy Carmichael .... 7117
David Munson .... 2222
Marvin Bennett .... 0480
Ralph Steel .... 9021
Also Known As:
Electronic Labyrinth (1967)
Sound Mix: Mono
THX 1138 (1970)
Cast overview, first billed only:
Robert Duvall (_Apocalypse Now!_) .... THX 1138
Donald Pleasence .... SEN 5241
Don Pedro Colley .... SRT
Maggie McOmie .... LUH 3417
Ian Wolfe .... PTO
Marshall Efron .... TWA
Sid Haig .... NCH
John Pearce .... DWY
Irene Forrest .... IMM
Gary Alan Marsh .... CAM, the radical
John Seaton .... OUE
Eugene I. Stillman .... JOT
Raymond Walsh .... TRG
Mark Lawhead .... Shell Dweller in Prison
Robert Feero .... Chrome Robot
Color: Color (Technicolor)
Sound Mix: Mono