Peter Cushing as Grand Moff Tarkin in Star Wars - Episode IV (1977)

Source: The Official Trailer for "Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope".

This photo, entitled "Peter Cushing as Grand Moff Tarkin in Star Wars - Episode IV (1977)", has been posted on Sunday, April 8th, 2012 in the fan-made gallery dedicated to "Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope" (cinema).

Released in the USA on May 25 of 1977, "Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope" (also known as "Adventures of Luke Starkiller as Taken from the 'Journal of the Whills': Saga I - Star Wars, The", "Krieg der Sterne", "Star Wars: Episode IV - Neue Hoffnung") is an Action/Adventure/Family/Fantasy/Science Fiction film directed by George Lucas . Mark Hamill and Harrison Ford are starring, alongside Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing, Alec Guinness and Anthony Daniels.

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Photo of Peter Cushing (Grand Moff Tarkin) in "Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope"
Photo of Peter Cushing as "Grand Moff Tarkin"
(Source: The Official Trailer)

"Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope" Copyright © Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation (original version); Lucasfilm Ltd. (special edition)

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Photo of Peter Cushing, who portrays "Grand Moff Tarkin" The poster specified that this picture is from the official trailer of "Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope".

Peter Cushing was an English actor.

Here are some memorable quotes from Peter Cushing as "Grand Moff Tarkin"
{ to Leia }
Charming to the last. You don't know how hard I found it, signaling the order to terminate your life.
SHE LIED TO US!!
As an actor, Peter Cushing has worked on movies such as Torture Garden, released in 1967 as Lancelot Canning, From Beyond the Grave (1973) as Antique Shop Proprietor, The House That Dripped Blood (1971) in which he plays Philip Grayson (segment "Waxworks"), Dracula (1958) in which he portrays Doctor Van Helsing, Violent Playground (1958) (Priest), and Cone of Silence (1960) (Capt. Clive Judd).

More details about the film "Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope":

Directed by George Lucas, "Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope" (also known as "Adventures of Luke Starkiller as Taken from the 'Journal of the Whills': Saga I - Star Wars, The", "Krieg der Sterne", "Star Wars: Episode IV - Neue Hoffnung") is an Action/Adventure/Family/Fantasy/Science Fiction film, released in the USA on May 25 of 1977 . Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker) and Harrison Ford (Han Solo) are starring, alongside Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia Organa), Peter Cushing (Grand Moff Tarkin), Alec Guinness (Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi) and Anthony Daniels (C-3PO).

Here are some quotes from "Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope"
You can't win, Darth. If you strike me down, I shall become more powerful than you can possibly imagine.("Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi" portrayed by Alec Guinness)
These aren't the droids you're looking for.(Alec Guinness ("Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi"))
The more you tighten your grip, Tarkin, the more star systems will slip through your fingers.(Carrie Fisher/"Princess Leia Organa")

As an actor, Alec Guinness worked on movies such as Oliver Twist, released in 1948 in which he portrays Fagin, The Mudlark (1950) (Benjamin Disraeli), Great Expectations (1946) (Herbert Pocket), The Lavender Hill Mob (1951) (Henry Holland), The Card (1952) (character: Edward Henry 'Denry' Machin), and Mute Witness (1994) as The Reaper.

As an actress, Carrie Fisher has been seen in movies such as Mr. Mike's Mondo Video, released in 1979, The Time Guardian (1987) in which she plays Petra, Sorority Row (2009) as Mrs. Crenshaw, Garbo Talks (1984) in which she plays Lisa Rolfe, Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) (Princess Leia), and The Women (2008) (character: Bailey Smith).

A little information about George Lucas (film maker):

George Lucas is an American producer, writer, director, and actor. George Lucas has directed movies such as American Graffiti, released in 1973, THX 1138 (1971).

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Image posted on Sun, 08 Apr 12 10:55:19 +0000, . This image, entitled "Peter Cushing as Grand Moff Tarkin in Star Wars - Episode IV (1977)", has been posted in a fan-made tribute gallery for "Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope", with the assumption that the poster has obtained and used it in a responsible and legal manner. This poster certainly had good intentions by sharing this picture, however, if you believe that this image has not conformed to a fair-use or is inappropriate, please report this to Theiapolis.com immediately, and we will remove it as soon as possible. Many thanks for your help.

Source: The Official Trailer for "Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope".

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