Cult: "Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope" (1977), a film by George Lucas

Posted by Theia - Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

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Directed and written 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 , starring Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing, Alec Guinness and Anthony Daniels.

Storyline:
The galaxy is in a state of civil war. Spies for the Rebel Alliance have stolen plans to the Galactic Empire's Death Star: a space station capable of annihilating an entire planet. Rebel leader Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher) is in possession of the plans, but her ship is captured by Imperial forces under the command of the evil lord Darth Vader (David Prowse). Before she is captured, Leia hides the plans in the memory of a droid called R2-D2 (Kenny Baker), along with a holographic recording. The small droid escapes to the surface of the desert planet Tatooine with fellow droid C-3PO (Anthony Daniels).

The two droids are quickly captured by Jawa traders, who sell the pair to moisture farmer Owen Lars (Phil Brown) and his nephew, Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill). While Luke is cleaning R2-D2, he accidentally triggers part of Leia's holographic message, in which she requests help from Obi-Wan Kenobi. The only "Kenobi" Luke knows of is an old hermit named Ben Kenobi (Alec Guinness) who [...]

David Prowse as Darth Vader in Star Wars -  Episode IV (1977)
David Prowse as Darth Vader in Star Wars - Episode IV (1977)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode IV (1977)
Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars - Episode IV (1977)

The Millennium Falcon from Star Wars -  Episode IV (1977)
The Millennium Falcon from Star Wars - Episode IV (1977)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode IV (1977)
Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars - Episode IV (1977)

Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope

Alec Guinness (Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi) and Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker) in Star Wars -  Episode IV (1977)
Alec Guinness (Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi) and Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker) in Star Wars - Episode IV (1977)

Alec Guinness as Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi in Star Wars -  Episode IV (1977)
Alec Guinness as Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi in Star Wars - Episode IV (1977)

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

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode IV (1977)
Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars - Episode IV (1977)

Alec Guinness as Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi in Star Wars -  Episode IV (1977)
Alec Guinness as Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi in Star Wars - Episode IV (1977)

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