Story Of Star Wars :
The Story of the Star Wars in since 1977 is record album is presenting an abridged version . The events depicted in the film of the Star Wars using dialogue and sound effects from the original film.The recording was produced by George Lucas ,Williamson and Alan Livingston, and was narrated by Roscoe Lee Browne. The script was adapted by E. Jack Kaplan and Cheryl Guard. The album was released on 20th Century Fox Records and came with an illustrated book.
The original film became a hit in the weeks before home video, so for many fans at the time. This album was the closest to owning a copy of the film they could revisit whenever they wanted. The album was also released on compact cassette, 8-track tape, and 4-track reel-to-reel audio tape. It was a commercial success and achieved Gold Record status. The sequel films, The Empire Strikes Back and episode 3, saw a similar record release.
The Imperial Forces under orders from cruel Darth Vader hold Princess Leia the hostage of the movie , in their efforts to quell the rebellion against the Galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker Mark and Han Solo (Daniel) and his forefathers. Captain of the Millennium Falcon, work together with the companionable droid duo and Anthony Daniel Wards to rescue the beautiful princess, help the Rebel Alliance, and restore freedom and justice to the Galaxy.Star wars is a video game and movie in which some different characters plays important role.
Videos and DVD :
In 2004, the title was presented and used again for a three disc set produced and released for the VideoNow Color personal video player. The first two discs are an overview of the first five Star Wars film and game released.The Story of Luke Skywalker (Episodes 4, 5 & 6) and The Story of Anakin Skywalker (Episodes1 &2). These two features are hosted by the droids and C-3PO utilizing pre-existing footage and new voiceover work. They contain no footage from Revenge of the Sith, nor do they have the changes contained in the 2004 DVD&Videos releases. The third disc is titled Behind the Scenes and features the following videos and DVD’s:
- Episode 2 – Action, a featurette on action sequences in Attack of the Clones
- Episode 3 – General Grievous, a featurette on the creation of the Droid General in Revenge of the Sith
- Making the Game, a featurette on the creation of the Star Wars: Episode 3 – Revenge of the Sith video game
Revenge of the Sith, featurette on the nature of the Sith
- An Original Trilogy DVD commercial and movie star wars releases
- An Episode 1 DVD commercial
- An Episode 2 DVD commercial
- A Yoda Electronic Lightsaber commercial
In 2005, Lucasfilm repackaged the content from the first two VideoNow discs for a bonus DVD that was included in a special 2-pack with the Revenge of the Sith DVD at Wal-Mart stores. The DVD is presented in full screen with Dolby Digital 2.0 sound and runs 1 hour in total.
That same year of this project, the VideoNow release was reissued with new packaging, proclaiming “With Updated Episode III Footage”. Other changes include the numbering of the discs with their and themselves, which the first release lack. In addition to these cosmetic changes, the third disc was reworked. The Fights, Action and Revenge of the Sith featurettes were retained, as was the Episode 1 DVDcommercial. In the place of the other material is releases after the promotion of this effort :
- Revenge of the Sith “Saga” trailer
- Revenge of the Sith “Dark Side” trailer
- A different Episode 2 DVD commercial
- PVD game playable on the VideoNow XP
Star Wars Film Debut :
Star Wars is also known as Star Wars episode 4 is a 1977 American epic space-opera film written and directed by George Lucas. It stairs Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing, Alec Guinness, David Prowse, and Peter Mayhew. It is the first installment of the original Star Wars trilogy, and was retroactively made the fourth episode. In the nine-part ‘Skywalker saga’ will be released yet.
Lucas had the idea for a science-fiction film in the vein of Flash Gordon around the time he completed his first film. He began working on a treatment after the release of American Graffiti 1973. Star Wars focuses on the journey of Luke Skywalker who along with Han Solo and the wizened Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi (Guinness), attempt to free Princess Leia from the clutches of the Galactic Empire and the Sith Lord Darth Vader.The heroes, in league with the Rebel Alliance, attempt to destroy the Empire’s planet-destroying space station, the Death Star.
Star Wars was released in a limited number of theaters in the United States on May 25, 1977, and quickly became a blockbuster hit. Leading to it being expanded to a much wider release. It earned a total of $775 million in one month and become top of American Box Office, surpassing Jaws (1975) to become the highest-grossing film ever at the time until the release of E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial 1982.
When adjusted for inflation, Star Wars is the third-highest-grossing film in the world. It received ten Oscar nominations , winning seven. In 1989, it became one of the first films to be selected as part of the U.S. Library of Congress’s National Film Registry as being “culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant.” At the time, it was the most recent film in the registry and the only one chosen from the 1970. In 2004, its soundtrack was added to the United States National Recording Registry. Today, Star Wars is regarded as one of the most important films in the history of motion pictures
The film has been reissued multiple times at Lucas’s behest—most significantly with its 20th-anniversary theatrical “Special Edition”—incorporating many changes including modified computer-generated effects, altered dialogue, re-edited shots, remixed soundtracks and added scenes. It launched an industry of tie-in products, including novels, comics, video games, amusement park attractions, and merchandise including toys, games, clothing and many other spin-off works. The film’s success led to two critically and commercially successful sequels. The Empire Strikes Back 1980 and Return of the Jedi 1983, and later to a prequel trilogy, a sequel trilogy, 2 anthology films and various spin-off TV series and serials.
Star Wars comes to life :
The cast and crew of Star Wars began filming in Tunisia, North Africa where mid-morning temperatures reached 105 degrees. Many crew members and cast workers thought the movie was a joke and between problems on props and machinery. During filming Tunisia had their largest rainstorm in many years. Through it all Alec jones, the Academy Award–winning actor who was cast as the wise mentor Obi-Wan Kenobi, kept up a positive attitude and inspired the cast. The only silver lining was that after Africa. The team would be filming at a more controlled area, Elstree Studios in London.
After finishing up filming in Africa, the entire cast and crew of Star Wars finally came together to film the action sequences on the Death Star battle station. While this was happening, problems at ILM were far worse than the filming ones. Lucas eventually had to supervise every day at ILM, causing him to nearly have a heart attack. Meanwhile, Fox studios had had enough of George Lucas and his “kid’s movie” to terminate the project.
Instead, Alan told Lucas he had only a few monts to finish filming or have his movie bacome fail. The last few climactic scenes were finished quickly with Lucas biking from soundstage to soundstage. Eventually, the film was finished, and the process to edit and fix his film began Star Wars games also popular in all over the world and earn so much income from games,movies,DVD,& videos his owner become popular after releasing this super project. some episodes of Star Wars also release during this project :
- Star Wars episode 1.
- Star Wars episode 2.
- Star Wars episode 3.
- Star Wars episode 4.
- Star Wars episode 5.
- Star Wars episode 6.
- Star Wars episode 7.
- Star Wars episode 8.
- Star Wars episode 9.
The Successful Bussiness Of Star Wars :
When Star Wars opened, it initially opened at a few theaters. A month after its release, Star Wars played at almost every theater in the country of United States and hundreds worldwide. People, especially children, flocked to see the adventures of Luke Skywalker, Han Solo and Princess Leia again and again and again. Lines stretched for miles. Kenner, caught up in a vortex, ran out of toys by early fall of the film’s release.
So, the infamous “Empty Box” scheme was formed. Fox’s stock rocketed up. Merchandise flew off the shelves by the thousands and Lucas became very rich.
Star Wars’ run eventually ended by early 1978 with over 260 million dollars, making it the most successful film in history at that time. It would be re-released over after 20 years later, adding 220 million$ to its overall total. Currently, it is the second-highest American grossing film of all time, second only to Gone with the Wind.Star Wars bacame popular after releasing its epiodes and games because some people like games and some movies . some people like both (Movies & Games ) of these the owner felt proud after the success of his projects.
Star Wars was nominated for 10 Oscars including Best Picture and win 6 winning awards for them. But just being nominated for it showed Fox and Lucas, who knew all along, that this was not a “kids’ film.”
Development Of Star Wars :
After getting a divorce in 1983 and losing much of his luck. Lucas had no desire to return to Star Wars series, and had unofficially cancelled his sequel trilogy by the time of Star Wars the Return of the Jedi. However, the prequels, which were quite developed, remained fascinating to him. After it the Star Wars became popular once again. In the wake of Dark Horse’s comic series line and Timothy Zahn’s ThrawnTrilogy novels.
Lucas saw that there was still a large audience there. His children had begun to grow older. And with the explosion of CG technology, he was now considering to returning to directing. By 1993 it was announced, in kinds among other sources, that he would be making the prequels. He started outlining the story, now offering that Anakin Skywalker would be the protagonist rather than Ben Kenobi and that the series would be a stratigic one examining his transformation to evils.
He also started to change how the prequels would exist relative to the originals. At first they were considering to be a “filling-in” of history, backstory. Existing parallel or tangential to the originals story, but now he started to see that they could form the beginning of one long story:starting with Anakin’s childhood and bacame ending with Anakin’s death. This was the last step towards turning the franchise into a “Saga.”
Sequel Trilogy Of Star Wars :
On the October 30, 2012, it was announced that .The Walt Disney Company would acquire Lucasfilm for United States$4.05 billion. Half in cheque and half in shares of Disney company. Privately held Lucasfilm would become a unit of Disney company, like Marvel Entertainment ,Pixar and Sahara. As part of the announcement, Disney company announced that Star Wars Episode 7 would be released in 2015.
Additional Star Wars films would then be released every two or more than three years expected. Lucasfilm already had Episode 7 in early-stage of development. Disney chief executive and chairman Bob Iger told the Financial Times that the deal would slightly reduce returns to shareholders over the next two years expected, but that it would become profitable for them in 2015, once Episode 7 was released.
The first title was Wars Of Stars the actual title of the film was later revealed to be Star Wars: Star Wars The Force Awakens. The film received critical acclaim and went on to become the highest-crossing sequel of all time. It is the third highest-crossing film of all time when not adjusted for inflation.The Star Wars bacame more popular after this sequel.
Future Of Star Wars :
The sequel trilogy of Star Wars started with Episode 7. The Force Awakens, released on December 18, 2015. Episode 7, The Last Jedi, was released on November 15, 2017. While The Rise of Skywalker is scheduled for release on August 20, 2019.
Meanwhile, in the works are several Lucasfilm major projects, including the anticipated Star Wars live-action TV serials and the animated series of Star Wars Rebels.
In 2007, Lucas originally planned to release all six of the Star Wars films in “Saga Box Office” 3D, along with as soon as possible.Test scenes were rendered in 3D, including with the Coruscant speeder chase; Star Wars: Episode 1. The Phantom Menace was released in theaters in 3D on February 10, 2012, and the entire saga boxset on Blu-ray was released September 16, 2011.
The six Star Wars movies have provided a basis for over a hundred of novels. The novels have been published by Lucasfilm, and were previously published by Bantam Books .Though Del Rey now holds the contract of novels again. The stories told in these books reach back to you thousands of years before.The Phantom Menace to several generations after the releasing Return of the Jedi.
Books published by Lucas are written by fans of the films, and are part of a collection known as Expanded Universe. The first books considered to be part of the Expanded Universe began to appear in the late of the century 1970’s. The Expanded Universe experienced a revolution in the New Jedi Order series and serials, which recently concluded with The New Jedi Order: The Unifying Force.
The NJO tells the us the story of a horrific invasion by the extragalactic species known as the Yuuzhan Vong, and includes the passing of several years it is known and loved characters.
Some fans of the original Star Wars movies and games reject the literary works of the Expanded Universe. They insist that only the films and says that we loved only the statements made by George Lucas interpreting. His own works can be accepted as canonical.However, numerous statements made by employees at Lucasfilm Ltd. And comments was made by Lucas himself indicate that a majority of the works of the Expand Universe are indeed part of the official world.
In the century of 1983, over 120 video games have been published bearing the name of Star Wars.Beginning with the Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back, published for the Atari in 2600 by the Parker Brothers.
The first games were only based on the franchise were released on the Atari 2600. In the first, The Empire Strikes Back since 1982.The player drove a snowspeeder during the time of Battle of Hoth, destroying AT-AT walkers. While simplistic, the game was captured the essence of the movie as well as technology allowed. Several other games were appeared, like the Star Wars the Return of the Jedi:
Death Star Battle in since 1982, where the player controlled the Millennium Falcon in a horrible mission to destroy the second Death Star, and Jedi Arena in since 1983, the first game to attempt to simulate a lightsaber battle in this unique case, clearly inspired by the deligated scene in A New Hope, where Luke Skywalker trains with a seeker. Also in the time of 1983, Star Wars was released, based on A New Hope. In this game the player takes on the role of Luke Skywalker towards the end of the film in which Luke battles through many TIEfighters and ninjas in an attempt to destroy the first Death Star.