It is hard to believe, but “Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope” opened in theaters on May 25, 1977- 39 years ago today!
Star Wars: A New Hope
Here are the more interesting Star Wars statistics and fun facts I was able to dig up. Updated February 2017.
We now know Obi-Wan Kenobi was not supposed to die in the original script. Instead, he survives his infamous duel with Darth Vader! Here are the details: