PG | | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a Wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire's world-destroying battle-station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader.
Princess Leia and Obi-Wan Kenobi never actually meet within this film. The closest they get to meeting is when she sees him from a distance during the lightsaber duel.
Did you hear that? They shut down the main reactor. We'll be destroyed for sure. This is madness.
Shadows outside the Mos Eisley Cantina jump around before Luke and Obi-Wan enter.
When first released theatrically, prior to the film, a generic screen reading in green letters "A Lucasfilm Limited Production" appeared. In all versions from the Special Edition onward, this is replaced with a more elaborate Lucasfilm logo that shines and glows.
$35,906,661 (USA) (2 February 1997)
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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
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