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• During some lightsaber scenes, two of the male actors made lightsaber sounds that had to be edited out.
• The name Yoda is a Sanskrit word that means warrior.
• One of the reasons Peter Mayhew was cast as Chewbacca was because he is over seven feet tall.
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“Luke, I am your father, it is true”
The best American epic space franchise ever created by George Lucas. The film series, consisting of two trilogies, has expanded in to books, TV, video games, comic books, clothing, accessories and other merchandise.
“In a galaxy far, far away in the distant past”, we have our young Jedi as a representation of all that is good, against the evil Sith. Their weapon of choice is the lightsaber. The lightsaber has become a popular culture item. The franchise's storylines contain many themes, with strong influences from philosophy and religion.
The best iconic scene is the lightsaber fight between young Luke Skywalker and Darth Vader.
Beyond the fighting are the superb graphics and acting. To keep audiences entertained thru different battles in space or against each other, is what really made Star Wars something special from generation to generation, to future generations to come.