New ‘Star Wars’ Day Video Celebrates The Saga’s Films, Shows, & Games

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Disney and Lucasfilm released a new video to celebrate Star Wars Day 2020.

May the 4th marks Star Wars Day, a time for fans of the franchise to celebrate the ongoing saga that began with George Lucas’ original film back in 1977. Since the first film debuted in theaters and irrevocably changed Hollywood, the franchise has expanded to include novels, video games, and television projects, many of which have each received acclaim in their own right.

Now, Disney and Lucasfilm are celebrating Star Wars Day by releasing a video that covers every entry in the franchise that is considered canon. With footage from the Star Wars films, The Clone Wars series, the games, and more, the video emphasizes the themes of family and hope that have resonated with fans since the saga began.

You can check out the video below!

Here is the official synopsis for the most recent film, The Rise of Skywalker:

Lucasfilm and director J. J. Abrams join forces once again to take viewers on an epic journey to a galaxy far, far away with Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, the riveting conclusion of the seminal Skywalker saga, where new legends will be born and the final battle for freedom is yet to come.

Directed by J. J. Abrams, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker stars Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Kelly Marie Tran, Joonas Suotamo, Billie Lourd, Naomi Ackie, Richard E. Grant, Keri Russell, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Ian McDiarmid, and Billy Dee Williams. The late Carrie Fisher appears as General Leia Organa through the use of previously unreleased footage shot for The Force Awakens and The Last Jedi.

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is now available on Digital HD, 4K Ultra HD, Blu-Ray, and DVD.

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Source: Lucasfilm

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