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Star wars. Episode IV, A new hope

Author: George LucasMark HamillHarrison FordCarrie FisherPeter CushingAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Limited edView all editions and formats
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A rebel ship is being boarded by the tyrannical Darth Vader. Luke Skywalker, with his new allies, Han Solo, Chewbacca, Ben Kenobi, C-3PO, and R2-D2, attempt to rescue rebel leader, Princess Leia, from the clutches of the Empire. The conclusion is culminated as the Rebels, including Skywalker and flying ace Wedge Antilles make an attack on the Empire's most powerful and ominous weapon, the Death Star.
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Genre/Form: Star Wars films
Feature films
Science fiction films
Adventure films
Fantasy films
Drama
Action and adventure films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Science fiction
Adventure
Teatro
Named Person: Luke Skywalker, (Fictitious character); Darth Vader, (Fictitious character); Luke Skywalker, (Fictitious character); Darth Vader, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: George Lucas; Mark Hamill; Harrison Ford; Carrie Fisher; Peter Cushing; Alec Guinness; James Earl Jones; Gilbert Taylor; John Williams; Lucasfilm, Ltd.; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
Language Note: In English (Dolby 2.0 Surround or Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround EX) or dubbed French (Dolby 2.0 Surround) or Spanish (Dolby 2.0 Surround) dialogue with optional English subtitles; Closed captioned.
OCLC Number: 68571834
Notes: Title from opening frames and end credits.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1977 ; digitally remastered version dated 1997.
Prequel to: Star Wars Episode V: The empire strikes back.
Sequel to: Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith.
Special features: Disc 1: Widescreen feature (Digitally remastered, enhanced for 16:9 TVs) -- Optional commentary by George Lucas, Ben Burtt, Dennis Muren and Carrie Fisher -- Easter egg - credit roll ; Disc 2: Widescreen feature (original theatrical version) -- XBox playable game demo -- Lego game trailer.

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Originally released as a motion picture in 1977. Digitally remastered "limited edition" with new scenes and enhanced special effects originally released in 1997.
Special features: Disc 1: Enhanced version; Commentary by George Lucas, Ben Burtt, Dennis Muren and Carrie Fisher; Disc 2: Original theatrical movie version; XBox playable game demo; Lego game trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Gilbert Taylor ; editors, Richard Chew [and others] ; music, John Williams ; costume designer, John Mollo ; production designer, John Barry.
Cast: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing, Alec Guinness, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, Peter Mayhew; David Prowse.
Performer(s): Darth Vader voice: James Earl Jones.
Awards: Winner of seven Academy Awards in 1977--Best art direction, John Barry, Norman Reynolds & Leslie Dilley, Set decoration, Roger Christian; Best costume design, John Mollo; Best sound, Don MacDougall, Ray West, Boy Minkler & Derek Ball; Best editing, Paul Hirsch, Marcia Lucas & Richard Chew; Best music score, John Williams; Best visual effects, John Stears, John Dykstra, Richard Edlund, Grant McCune & Robert Blalack. Special award to Benjamin Burtt for creating the alien, creature & robot voices. (Hollywood Gold)
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG; for sci-fi violence and brief mild language ; Bonus features not rated.; CHV rating: PG.
Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 123 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD (Enhanced) ; region 1 ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 EX surround ; THX digitally mastered ; NTSC.; System requirements for DVD-ROM features: DVD-ROM drive, Internet connection, PC with Windows 95 or higher ; Some DVD enhanced features will not work on a Mac.
Other Titles: Star wars (Motion picture)
New hope
Star Wars, episode 4
A New Hope, episode 4
Empire strikes back (Motion picture)
Star Wars, episode III, revenge of the Sith (Motion picture)
Responsibility: 20th Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Ltd. ; written and directed by George Lucas ; produced by Gary Kurtz.
Local System Bib Number:
149482

Abstract:

A rebel ship is being boarded by the tyrannical Darth Vader. Luke Skywalker, with his new allies, Han Solo, Chewbacca, Ben Kenobi, C-3PO, and R2-D2, attempt to rescue rebel leader, Princess Leia, from the clutches of the Empire. The conclusion is culminated as the Rebels, including Skywalker and flying ace Wedge Antilles make an attack on the Empire's most powerful and ominous weapon, the Death Star.
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