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Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)

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Released:  Wednesday, May 25, 1977  
Length:  125 minutes
Studio: 20th Century Fox
Genre: Sci-Fi/Fantasy, Action/Adventure
Rating: Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope is rated PG by the Motion Picture Association of AmericaSome material may not be suitable for children.

Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope Synopsis

Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope © 20th Century Fox. All Rights Reserved.

The Jedi Knights have been exterminated and the Empire rules the galaxy with an iron fist. A small group of Rebels have dared to fight back by stealing the secret plans to the Empire's mightiest weapon, the Death star. The Emperor's most trusted servant, Darth Vader, must find the plans, and locate the hidden Rebel base. Princess Leia, a captive Rebel leader, sends out a distress signal that is intercepted by a simple farm boy, Luke Skywalker. Seizing his destiny, Luke takes of the challenge to rescue the princess and help the Rebellion overthrow the Empire.

Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope images are © 20th Century Fox. All Rights Reserved.


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Movie / Film Review
In 1977 I walked out of the Mall 6 theaters (back when 6 theaters was huge) in a daze. I'd just had my 9yr-old brains blown out the back of my head: I didn't want the experience to end. Luke Skywalker was the ultimate hero, Han Solo, the ultimate rogue, and Princess Leia was hot. Even if she did hav...
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