Articles about Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope

Why Star Wars?
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Category: Analysis
Tagged: Star Wars: Episode Iv - A New Hope
Why? Of all the science-fiction films released in the long wake of 2001: A Space Odyssey and Planet Of The Apes, why did Star Wars take hold in a way no film before it had? None of the many answers are entirely satisfying. But combining a few of them lets us make some sense of the question.
Source: thedissolve.com
Added by on 3/12/15
Sleeping Beauties: The Story Behind 12 Of Cinema's Unlikeliest Hits
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Few films are ever guaranteed successes but some, such as this year’s Avengers sequels and entries in established franchises with excited fanbases, can at least count on some support. But then there are the surprises, the out-of-leftfield shocks that no one really saw coming. They are the sleeper hits, the ones that defy expectations. With one of them, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, about to hit sequeltown, here are a few of the most surprising sleeper stories…
Added by on 3/4/15
The Remarkable Way Chewbacca Got a Voice
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Darth Vader may have the most famous voice in the Star Wars movies—"Luuuuke, I am your faaaather"—but the most interesting character voice belongs to Chewbacca, Han Solo's furry friend. Wookiee talk comes from recordings of four bears, a badger, a lion, a seal, and a walrus from Long Beach.
Added by on 8/8/14
Life Lessons: 10 Important Things We've Learned from Watching Star Wars
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Star Wars is a teaching tool; even though that probably wasn't something George Lucas intended when he first wrote it, that's exactly what it is. With the new film, Star Wars: Episode VII, beginning production soon and a new generation of fans on the way, I thought it was a great time to remind people of all the handy things the previous films have taught us over the years. So listen up kiddos, because these are things you need to know in order to understand the galaxy.
Added by on 5/14/14
10 Most Iconic Movie Music Scores | ScreenCraft
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ScreenCraft choose the top 10 of the most iconic film scores...
Added by on 3/1/14
  Never-before-seen 'Star Wars' blooper reel surfaces
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Category: Production
Tagged: Star Wars: Episode Iv - A New Hope
Watch two minutes of outtakes from the original series.
Source: www.salon.com
Added by on 10/29/13
Star Wars Vs. Game Of Thrones Is Intense
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Lucas lovers and Martin admirers have been pitting Star Wars against GoT, to figure out which nerd franchise is more intense. The seemingly obvious answer is the latter, but the former makes a strong point.
Source: www.uproxx.com
Added by on 7/28/13
On the Money
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"We're Living in the Age of the Movie Trailer Money Shot," says @misterpatches at @vulture. A great read with accompanying clips
Source: www.vulture.com
Added by on 7/9/13
What is the Wilhelm Scream And Where Did It Come From?
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It's the sound effect that you've heard 100′s of times, it features in Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, Reservoir Dogs, Spider-Man, Kill Bill, Lord Of The Rings and 300. But where did it come from?

from @craigisonfire_ for @on_QT
Added by on 7/2/13
John Belushi Is Sorely Lacking from "Monsters University"
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@hollywood_com shows how "every Pixar movie has a non-Pixar equivalent"
Added by on 6/28/13
Sleeping Beauties: The Story Behind 12 Of Cinema's Unlikeliest Hits
Interesting
Few films are ever guaranteed successes but some, such as this year’s Avengers sequels and entries in established franchises with excited fanbases, can at least count on some support. But then there are the surprises, the out-of-leftfield shocks that no one really saw coming. They are the sleeper hits, the ones that defy expectations. With one of them, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, about to hit sequeltown, here are a few of the most surprising sleeper stories…
Added by on 3/4/15
The Remarkable Way Chewbacca Got a Voice
Interesting
Darth Vader may have the most famous voice in the Star Wars movies—"Luuuuke, I am your faaaather"—but the most interesting character voice belongs to Chewbacca, Han Solo's furry friend. Wookiee talk comes from recordings of four bears, a badger, a lion, a seal, and a walrus from Long Beach.
Added by on 8/8/14
  Never-before-seen 'Star Wars' blooper reel surfaces
Interesting
Category: Production
Tagged: Star Wars: Episode Iv - A New Hope
Watch two minutes of outtakes from the original series.
Source: www.salon.com
Added by on 10/29/13
What is the Wilhelm Scream And Where Did It Come From?
Interesting
It's the sound effect that you've heard 100′s of times, it features in Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, Reservoir Dogs, Spider-Man, Kill Bill, Lord Of The Rings and 300. But where did it come from?

from @craigisonfire_ for @on_QT
Added by on 7/2/13
Why Star Wars?
Interesting
Category: Analysis
Tagged: Star Wars: Episode Iv - A New Hope
Why? Of all the science-fiction films released in the long wake of 2001: A Space Odyssey and Planet Of The Apes, why did Star Wars take hold in a way no film before it had? None of the many answers are entirely satisfying. But combining a few of them lets us make some sense of the question.
Source: thedissolve.com
Added by on 3/12/15
Star Wars Vs. Game Of Thrones Is Intense
Interesting
Lucas lovers and Martin admirers have been pitting Star Wars against GoT, to figure out which nerd franchise is more intense. The seemingly obvious answer is the latter, but the former makes a strong point.
Source: www.uproxx.com
Added by on 7/28/13
On the Money
Interesting
"We're Living in the Age of the Movie Trailer Money Shot," says @misterpatches at @vulture. A great read with accompanying clips
Source: www.vulture.com
Added by on 7/9/13
John Belushi Is Sorely Lacking from "Monsters University"
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@hollywood_com shows how "every Pixar movie has a non-Pixar equivalent"
Added by on 6/28/13
Life Lessons: 10 Important Things We've Learned from Watching Star Wars
Interesting
Star Wars is a teaching tool; even though that probably wasn't something George Lucas intended when he first wrote it, that's exactly what it is. With the new film, Star Wars: Episode VII, beginning production soon and a new generation of fans on the way, I thought it was a great time to remind people of all the handy things the previous films have taught us over the years. So listen up kiddos, because these are things you need to know in order to understand the galaxy.
Added by on 5/14/14
10 Most Iconic Movie Music Scores | ScreenCraft
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ScreenCraft choose the top 10 of the most iconic film scores...
Added by on 3/1/14