Edit Leaving the barge, Jabba's massive dais entered the palace. Leia refused to answer back. She lay on her pillows throughout the day, ignoring Jabba's petting. Attempting to get a response, Salacious jumped on her leg and laughed. Jabba pulled her into him, "You will not harm your betters," Jabba boomed.
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And the costume has become culturally iconic in a way that has slipped loose from the context of the scenes in which Leia wore it and the things she does after she is forced into the outfit. The only way they knew to make the character strong was to make her angry. So the other way they made her more female in this one was to have her take off her clothes. It was metal.