You've probably never heard of it by name, but if you saw "Star Wars," "Indiana Jones" or even "Toy Story," you've heard the Wilhelm scream.
Hollywood's best known sound effect has been heard by millions of people who probably don't know that they're listening to a little piece of film history.
Watch Brian Rooney's report on the Wilhelm scream tonight on "World News." Check your local listings for air time.
The scream was recorded in 1951 for "Distant Drums," a western directed by Raoul Walsh...Full Story