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Star Wars

Star Wars

May 4, 2012

On May 25, 1977 the original Star Wars movie was released. It quickly became a worldwide phenomenon. The original movie was followed by two sequels, ‘The Empire Strikes Back’ (1980), and ‘Return of the Jedi’ (1983). In May of 1999 ‘The Phantom Menace’, the first of three prequels, was released. It would be followed on three...