Star Wars: A New Hope

Star Wars: A New Hope

For the first time ever on digital, Luke Skywalker begins a journey that will change the galaxy in Star Wars: Episode IV -  A New Hope. Nineteen years after the formation of the Empire, Luke is thrust into the struggle of the Rebel Alliance when he meets Obi-Wan Kenobi, who has lived for years in seclusion on the desert planet of Tatooine. Obi-Wan begins Luke’s Jedi training as Luke joins him on a daring mission to rescue the beautiful Rebel leader Princess Leia from the clutches of Darth Vader and the evil Empire.
  • Rated PG for Violence, Adult Language, Adult Situations
For the first time ever on digital, Luke Skywalker begins a journey that will change the galaxy in Star Wars: Episode IV -  A New Hope. Nineteen years after the formation of the Empire, Luke is thrust into the struggle of the Rebel Alliance when he meets Obi-Wan Kenobi, who has lived for years in seclusion on the desert planet of Tatooine. Obi-Wan begins Luke’s Jedi training as Luke joins him on a daring mission to rescue the beautiful Rebel leader Princess Leia from the clutches of Darth Vader and the evil Empire.
  • Rated PG for Violence, Adult Language, Adult Situations

Bonus Content

  • Conversations: Creating A Universe

    Conversations: Creating A Universe

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    Longtime collaborators Roger Christian and Joe Johnston meet for the first time to discuss the impact that George Lucas had on their lives and share memories of building the Millennium Falcon and other iconic elements of the Star Wars universe.
  • Discoveries From Inside: Weapons & The First Lightsaber

    Discoveries From Inside: Weapons & The First Lightsaber

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    J.W. Rinzler and Roger Christian open up the hallowed Archives at Skywalker Ranch to showcase classic props created for the Star Wars empire, including the most iconic piece of all…the Lightsaber – plus, the Archives’ latest discovery!
  • Deleted Scene: Tosche Station

    Deleted Scene: Tosche Station

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    George Lucas originally felt it was essential to inject some humanity early on by introducing Luke Skywalker and his friends at the local hangout. As the movie was being edited, Lucas realized that he didn't need the scene and that it slowed down the action.
  • Deleted Scene: Aunt Beru’s Blue Milk

    Deleted Scene: Aunt Beru’s Blue Milk

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    Even the blue milk briefly glimpsed during the homestead dinner scenes in Episode IV has developed a following among Star Wars fans. Here is a bit more of Aunt Beru's famous beverage.
  • Deleted Scene: The Search for R2-D2

    Deleted Scene: The Search for R2-D2

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    This footage includes a projected background to make the landspeeder appear to be moving. George Lucas found the finished visual unsatisfactory.
  • Deleted Scene: Cantina Rough Cut

    Deleted Scene: Cantina Rough Cut

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    This version of the cantina sequence was assembled with footage from the initial England shoot. After additional photography in California, new aliens were inserted into the final cut. One notable omission is seen here in a cutaway of Han Solo with a local woman.
  • Deleted Scene: Old Woman of Tatooine

    Deleted Scene: Old Woman of Tatooine

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    As Luke rushes into the town of Anchorhead aboard his landspeeder, an elderly local urges him to drive safely.
  • Deleted Scene: Stormtrooper Search

    Deleted Scene: Stormtrooper Search

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    An alternate version of this scene of stormtroopers searching the Mos Eisley alleyways made it into the final film. Footage from this deleted take found its way into The Star Wars Holiday Special.
  • Deleted Scene: Darth Vader Widens the Search

    Deleted Scene: Darth Vader Widens the Search

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    This footage of Darth Vader and an Imperial officer includes original production audio -- so that is Dave Prowse's voice coming from Darth Vader. This footage was redubbed and used in The Star Wars Holiday Special.
  • Deleted Scene: Alternate Biggs And Luke Reunion

    Deleted Scene: Alternate Biggs And Luke Reunion

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    In the 1997 Special Edition of Star Wars, this footage was reinserted into the final cut with one important deletion -- Red Leader's passing reference to Anakin Skywalker remained on the cutting room floor.
  • Anatomy of a Dewback

    Anatomy of a Dewback

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    George Lucas reveals how his team transformed the dewback creatures from immovable rubber puppets in the movie's original 1977 release to seemingly living creatures for the 1997 Special Edition.
  • Star Wars Launch Trailer

    Star Wars Launch Trailer

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    In 1977, audiences everywhere were given a further glimpse of a galaxy far, far away….