Star Wars: A New Hope

The Last Jedi director, Rian Johnson, gives Star Wars a new hope

There’s a lot riding on Rian Johnson now that <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> is in theaters.<p>[<b>Warning:</b> The following contains major spoilers for <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i>.]<p>Johnson has the near impossible task of continuing the Star Wars legacy after this current trilogy comes to an end but without any of the …

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Star Wars: A New Hope Is Finally Reunited With LucasFilm

Way back in the mid 1970s, George Lucas was a young, relatively unknown filmmaker when he brought his <b>Star Wars</b> script to 20th Century Fox. At this …

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Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope review: 'a most spectacular trip'

<i>The Star Wars film series has become one of the most successful franchises in the history of cinema. The latest film, Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi, is out this month. The first film, Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope, was released in America in May 1977, but not shown in the UK until</i> …

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17 Star Wars gifts you don’t want to be without on Christmas day

<i>Star Wars</i> fans take note. These are the gifts you need to put on your Christmas wish list.<p>Cross pens<p>Episode IV 40th anniversary vinyl boxset<p>Battle …

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Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope Reenacted By Cats

We are just a week away from the premiere of <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> and I'm so excited I feel like a kid who's caught Star Wars fever again, only …

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Star Wars: A New Hope Reenacted With Cats

Professional engineer Paul Klusman has created a amusing new video where the classic film, <i>Star Wars: A New Hope</i>, is reenacted with dressed up cats. …

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Star Wars: A New Hope Pewter Lamp

Turn on the Light (Side)!<p>A long time ago in a movie theater far, far away.... the Star Wars saga began, leaving viewers forever changed. We discussed …

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Star Wars: Episode IV limited 40th anniversary vinyl set released

November 8, 2017 In News<p><b>With a hand etched 3D hologram of the Death Star on disc 1.</b><p>Walt Disney Records is reissuing John Williams’ original <i>Star Wars</i> …

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Star Wars: 15 Original Trilogy Mistakes That Went Unnoticed For DECADES

Fans have been watching and re-watching the original <i>Star Wars</i> trilogy for over 30 years now, and for some of us, it has become a point of pride that …

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What Would Fox/Disney Merger Mean For Star Wars?

Recently, it was reported Disney was in talks to acquire the entertainment division of 21st Century Fox, and while talks about such a deal have now …

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Star Wars: A New Hope soundtrack to be reissued on vinyl, complete with rotating Death Star holograms

A new box set version of the <i>Star Wars: A New Hope</i> soundtrack has been announced to commemorate the film’s 40th anniversary.<p>A remastered soundtrack …

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The 13 Least-‘Sexy’ Halloween Costumes for Women That You Can Buy on Amazon

If you’ve spent any time looking for women’s Halloween costumes, you’ve probably noticed that most are needlessly “sexy,” with aggressively shortened …

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Star Wars: 15 Ways It Could Have Been COMPLETELY Different

<b>Star Wars</b> is undoubtedly one of the most successful and popular franchises in the history of Hollywood. However, it didn’t acquire that success …

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Videos: Dentistry Commercial Spoofs Star Wars: A New Hope

"Lasers aren't just for X-Wings anymore." That's what JS Abernathy Dental, a dentistry office in Arkansas, has to say when it comes to this …

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Why Hasn't Disney Released The Original Unaltered Star Wars Films?

Over the weekend <i>Ant-Man</i> director Peyton Reed took to Twitter to ask for something <i>Star Wars</i> fans have been pestering people about since George Lucas …

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Quiz: Can You Identify These Characters from Star Wars: A New Hope?

Even the most dedicated <i>Star Wars</i> fans have experienced it. That moment when you can picture a character but their name escapes you. “Isn’t that…?” …

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John Williams’ ‘Star Wars: A New Hope’ Score Gets Vinyl Box Set Release

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of one of the most significant soundtracks in film history, Walt Disney Records is set to release a special …

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Oh Wow: The Entirety Of Star Wars A New Hope On A Single Webpage, In The Style Of An Infographic

This is SNAWH.net (Star Wars: A New Hope), a webpage containing the entire story of Star Wars: Episode IV told by Swiss illustrator and graphic …

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The Internet Just Realized Princess Leia Had a Ph.D.

The fact that in <b>Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope</b> Princess Leia Organa (Carrie Fisher) had a Ph.D. is making its rounds on the internet. George …

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Luke Skywalker’s lightsaber from ‘Star Wars’ movies sold for $450,000

An original R2-D2 unit used for the trilogy sold for nearly $3 million earlier last week.<p>The lightsaber prop used by actor Mark Hamill as Luke …

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Someone just bought R2-D2 for over $2 million

Sorry, Luke — but it looks like both your lightsaber and R2-D2 have new owners.<p>In an auction that I’d like to pretend took place in front of a Sandcrawler in the middle of a desert, someone reportedly just dropped over $2 million dollars on R2-D2.<p>“But wait — is it <i>the</i> R2? Like, the one used in the …

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Original Star Wars R2-D2 sells for $2.76 million at auction

So if you happened to be a <i>Star Wars</i> fanatic with extremely deep pockets, you might have trumped the high bid this week when this adorable <b>R2-D2 prop</b> …

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Original Star Wars: A New Hope critic still thinks it's just for kids

He's sticking by his 1977 thoughts.<p>One movie critic won't even let the Force persuade him to change his mind about <i>Star Wars: A New Hope</i>.<p>As part of …

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‘Star Wars’ 40th Anniversary: Cast Then and Now (Photos)

A long time ago — 40 years, to be exact — in a galaxy far, far from away, “Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope” premiered, forever changing the pop …

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Binge-watching All Eight "Star Wars" Films For the 40th Anniversary

With today marking the 40th Anniversary of the original “Star Wars,” there will surely be a myriad of marathons running throughout the weekend. As …

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‘Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope’ 40th Anniversary – How It Changed Everything

Forty years ago, on May 25, 1977, the path of Hollywood was changed forever. Thirty-two movie screens, including the famous Mann’s Chinese Theater, …

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10 A NEW HOPE Facts Only Diehard STAR WARS Fans Will Know

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far closer than you expect, a young filmmaker named George Lucas unleashed his sprawling space fantasy epic on an …

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This Is Still the Best Way to Watch the Star Wars Movies

<i>Star Wars</i> fans love nothing more than a good argument: Who shot first? Why can’t stormtroopers aim worth a damn? And, perhaps most contentious of …

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New Star Wars: The Last Jedi Cast Cast Photos Revealed

Vanity Fair's covers include a look at Leia, Rey, and more.<p><b>Update:</b> Vanity Fair has debuted new plot and character details about Star Wars: The Last …

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Unboxing Hasbro Star Wars 40th Anniversary Legacy Pack

Unboxing the Hasbro Star Wars 40th Anniversary Legacy Pack<p><b>Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope</b>, the first film to bring us our favorite intergalactic …

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