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Star Wars, Episode IV: A New Hope by George…

Star Wars, Episode IV: A New Hope

by George Lucas (Director/Screenwriter)

Other authors: Anthony Daniels (Actor), Carrie Fisher (Actor), Harrison Ford (Actor), Alec Guinness (Actor), Mark Hamill (Actor)3 more, James Earl Jones (Voice), David Prowse (Actor), John Williams (Composer)

Series: Star Wars Movies (Episode 4), Star Wars Trilogy (1)

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By the time I read this in 1977, after I had read E E 'Doc' Smith and Isaac Asimov, it was a bit thin and flat.
But I was pleased to have photo stills from the film. ( )
  CarltonC | May 4, 2017 |
A farm boy stumbles across information needed to save the galaxy from a giant death ray.

We've passed the point now on the IMDb's Top 250 where all I can really say about these movies is, "Dude, it's f***ing [insert title here]." So: Dude, it's f***ing Star Wars.

Concept: B
Story: B
Characters: B
Dialog: C
Pacing: B
Cinematography: B
Special effects/design: A
Acting: B
Music: A

Enjoyment: A plus

GPA: 3.3/4 ( )
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Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Lucas, GeorgeDirector/Screenwriterprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Daniels, AnthonyActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Fisher, CarrieActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ford, HarrisonActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Guinness, AlecActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hamill, MarkActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Jones, James EarlVoicesecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Prowse, DavidActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Williams, JohnComposersecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Use for video recordings of the 1977 film Star Wars, also known as Episode 4 or A New Hope, in whatever format. Do not combine with novelizations, screenplays, comic book adaptations, or other versions.
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Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and two robots (R2-D2 and C-3PO) work together to rescue the princess and restore justice in the Empire.… (more)

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