Film Details



STAR WARS: EPISODE IV - A NEW HOPE
Release Date: 25 May 1977
Duration (in mins): 121
Cast:
Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker)
Harrison Ford (Han Solo)
Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia Organa)
Alec Guinness (Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi)
James Earl Jones (Voice of Lord Darth Vader)
Director:
George Lucas
Writer:
George Lucas
Producer:
Gary Kurtz
Distribution
Company:
20th Century Fox
Production
Company:
Lucasfilm, Ltd.
Summary:
The story concerns a farm boy named Luke Skywalker who discovers that the used robot recently purchased by his family plays back a message from one Princess Leia, begging for help from Obi-Wan Kenobi. Luke asks his father's friend Ben Kenobi about this, and he discovers that Ben and Obi-Wan are one and the same. Kenobi tells Luke of the battle of the rebels against the ruling Empire and the spiritual energy called "The Force." Soon Luke, Kenobi, and a mercenary named Han Solo join forces to resc...