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.
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones
Star Wars: The Force Awakens
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
Raiders of the Lost Ark
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
The origin of R2-D2 can be found in the "drones" Huey, Dewey, and Louie from the film Silent Running (1972). Upon meeting Douglas Trumbull, director and special effects chief on "Silent Running," George Lucas commented on how much he liked the designs of Trumbull's two-footed robots in the film, ... ...
Did you hear that? They shut down the main reactor. We'll be destroyed for sure. This is madness.
Ben Kenobi says that the Force is an Energy Field that surrounds all living things, despite learning from his Master, Qui-Gon, that the more midichlorians someone has, the more Force they have.
The Star Wars main theme leads in from the 20th Century Fox music.
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