Released Date
May 25, 1977
Distributor
Twentieth Century Fox
Genre
Sci-Fi
Rating
PG
Budget
$11,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$460,998,507 + $195,751,992 = $775,398,007
79

Harrison Ford

as Han Solo

1956-2016

Carrie Fisher

as Princess Leia

70

Mark Hamill

as Luke Skywalker

1935-2020

David Prowse

as Darth Vader

1944-2019

Peter Mayhew

as Chewbacca

1934-2016

Kenny Baker

as R2-D2

1914-2000

Alec Guinness

as Obi-Wan

75

Anthony Daniels

as C-3PO

1913-1994

Peter Cushing

as Grand Moff Tarkin

About Star Wars: A New Hope

Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a Wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire's world-destroying battle station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the mysterious Darth Vader.

About

A rag tag group of heroes must save the galaxy from an evil empire. The film is the first in the original Star Wars trilogy. 

Trivia

The film won six Academy Awards including the Academy Award for Best Music, Original Score for John Williams. The film was shot all over the world including Tunsia, Guatemala, and Mexico.