And Now, Every Single User Interface In Star Wars: A New Hope 

Star Wars: A New Hope hit theaters in 1977—the same year that Apple moved from a garage to a real office building and Microsoft hired its first official employees. And the fact that it came out as consumer computers were truly hitting the mainstream shows. » 1/20/15 7:12pm 1/20/15 7:12pm

Hide your Wallet: Hot Toys' next Star Wars figures are Vader and Obi-Wan

While everyone else was getting excited about that other Star Wars teaser recently, over the weekend Legendary toy makers Hot Toys had a teaser of their own - and boy howdy, any willpower I had in avoiding getting some of these absurdly expensive beauties is fading with every reveal. » 12/08/14 1:16am 12/08/14 1:16am

This Week's craziest Star Wars theory has nothing to do with Episode VII

There's been a lot of wild speculation about Star Wars this week - Rumours for Episode VII have been flying around like Mynocks in a Giant Space Worm and got everyone talking (or in our case, Photoshopping!). But the weirdest Star Wars tidbit floating around this week has nothing to do with Episode VII at all... » 10/03/14 4:04pm 10/03/14 4:04pm

Star Wars' Final Scene Is Ridiculously Awkward Without Music

Take out the triumphant score from John Williams, throw in a little foley work, and the throne room scene from A New Hope becomes a steaming pile of uncomfortable silence. This is way funnier than it has any right to be. » 9/13/14 1:20pm 9/13/14 1:20pm

Is Disney Really Releasing The Unaltered Star Wars Trilogy on Blu Ray?

The Internet is abuzz with rumors that Disney intends to re-release the original, unaltered Star Wars trilogy in a remastered Blu-Ray box set – and in time for the release of Episode VII, no less. Could it really be true? » 8/16/14 4:25pm 8/16/14 4:25pm

All of Star Wars: Episode IV retold in a one-minute animation

From the same folks who brought us the 60-second remake of The Matrix, here is a one-minute Speedrun through Star Wars: A New Hope. Even Lord Vader looks pretty adorable as a tiny, chattering cartoon version of himself. » 4/21/13 2:00pm 4/21/13 2:00pm

Photos of an elephant dressing up as the bantha from Star Wars

The Tusken Raiders' bantha in Star Wars: A New Hope was portrayed by Mardji, an Asian elephant who frequently tried to shuck off her hot costume. Here are photos of the pachyderm becoming a blue-milk-producing pack animal. » 10/03/10 10:40am 10/03/10 10:40am

Stormtroopers Have Lightsabers And C-3PO Has Breasts In Ralph…

If it hadn't been for this gorgeous concept art by Ralph McQuarrie, Fox may not have embraced George Lucas' pitch for A New Hope. McQuarrie's illustrations didn't just define the Star Wars aesthetic - they made Star Wars happen. » 4/17/10 8:00am 4/17/10 8:00am

How Do You Feel About A 3-D Original Star Wars Trilogy?

Now that Avatar has made more money than the original Star Wars, George Lucas is apparently making noises about re-releasing the series in 3-D. How do you feel about that? Trust your feelings! » 1/19/10 4:30pm 1/19/10 4:30pm

40 Unseen Moments From Your Favorite Movies

Just as you finish up your t(of)urkey leftovers, we thought we should share some movie leftovers with you. Say, 40 deleted scenes from movies like Star Wars, The Dark Knight and Star Trek? Click through for excised joy. » 11/29/09 12:00pm 11/29/09 12:00pm

Re-Edit Star Wars, And Have Not Just Han Shoot First, But Everyone

Star Wars Uncut is calling all Star Wars-fanatics to unleash their film-making skills on A New Hope... but in 15-second increments. It's kind of brilliant — in a fantastic disaster-waiting-to-happen-that-we-wish-we'd-thought-of-first way. » 7/13/09 7:00am 7/13/09 7:00am

Must See: Star Wars

Must-see movies are futuristic classics that shouldn't be missed. Of course, not every must-see is perfect. That's why we've rated them 1-5 on the patented "crunchy goodness" scale.

Title: Star Wars: A New Hope

Date: 1977

Vitals: In this instant classic space opera, a farm boy named Luke Skywalker discovers his… » 9/29/07 5:10pm 9/29/07 5:10pm