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Here's What It Was Like Seeing Star Wars in 1977
Regardless of what your favorite Star Wars film may be, the DNA of everything you love about this franchise is in that 1977 original. From John Williams’ themes, to the designs of Ralph McQuarrie, to the concept of the Force itself, it’s all right there in that first film. Just take it from those who experienced it in the summer of ’77.