Impressive Star Wars Facts


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1. The American Film Institute has named composer John Williams score for Star Wars as the greatest film score of all time.
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2. C3PO is the first character to speak in Star Wars.
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3. Colin McGregor, brother of "Star Wars" actor Ewan McGregor, is a British RAF pilot who goes by the call-sign "Obi Two."
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4. In "Star Wars: the Empire Strikes Back," Yoda was originally going to be played by a monkey with a mask on.
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5. Tweets with certain tags ( #C3P0, #Stormtrooper, and #BB8) will appear with special themed Star Wars emojis in honor of the upcoming movie.
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6. France was still executing people by guillotine when Star Wars came out.
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7. In early drafts of "Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back," Yoda was actually named 'Buffy.'
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8. Revenge of the Sith is the only Star Wars movie not rated PG.
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9. Mark Hamill lost 50 pounds to resume his role as Luke Skywalker in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens."
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10. Star Wars inspired many of the aspects in Guardians of the Galaxy.
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11. Japanese carrier All Nippon Airways has announced a five-year "Star Wars Project" to create an R2-D2-themed plane.
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12. The first name of Star Wars villain Darth Sidious/Emperor Palpatine is "Sheev."
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13. All the existing Star Wars movies are finally being made available as legitimate digital downloads beginning April 10.
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14. Harrison Ford was fixing a door for Francis Ford Coppola when he met George Lucas. Ford helped read movie lines and was cast in Star Wars.
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15. The word lightsaber is never used in Star Wars: Episode I.
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16. In the Star Wars universe, the Jawas speak an altered version of Zulu and Greedo speaks a South American language called Kechua.
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17. Even though the history of Star Wars is so complex, Yoda's species was never named.
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18. Anthony Daniels, who plays C3PO, is the only actor to appear in all seven Star Wars movies.
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19. "Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith" holds the record for the longest sword fight in cinematic history.
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20. When Star Wars came out in 1977, France was still using the guillotine.
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21. Death Star from Star Wars would cost about $852,000,000,000,000,000 if humans try to build it in real world.
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22. The phrase 'I have a bad feeling about this' was spoken in every Star Wars movie.
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23. The word "Ewok" is never once spoken in the Star Wars movies.
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24. "I have a bad feeling about this" has been said in every Star Wars movie.
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25. Since space is a vacuum the laser beams in Star Wars would not be visible, nor would you be able to hear the explosions.
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26. In "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," Mark Hamill was 63 years old, the same age Sir Alec Guinness was when he played Obi Wan Kenobi.

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