Star Wars

Star Wars

The starting point of the Star Wars franchise is the movie Star Wars : Episode IV - A New Hope directed by George Lucas 40 years ago. The franchise consists of 1 animated movie, 4 animated series, 1 cut scene, 8 movies, 6 short movies, 3 television movies, 1 television series, 1 tv animated movie, 1 tv sketch, 11 comic book series, 4 novels as well as various marchandising.

During the 40 years since the first movie, the franchise has received no fewer than 37 awards from various ceremonies and festivals throughout the world as you can see below:

usAcademy Award :
- 1978, Best Costume Design given to John Mollo for the movie Star Wars : Episode IV - A New Hope.
- 1978, Best Original Score given to John Williams for the movie Star Wars : Episode IV - A New Hope.

deBogey Awards :
- 1999, Bogey Award in Platin for the movie Star Wars : Episode I - The Phantom Menace.
- 2002, Bogey Award in Platin for the movie Star Wars : Episode II - Attack of the Clones.

usEmmy Award :
- 1985, Outstanding Special Visual Effects for the television movie The Ewok Adventure.
- 1986, Outstanding Special Visual Effects for the television movie The Ewok Adventure : the battle for Endor.

usGolden Globe Award :
- 1978, Best Original Score given to John Williams for the movie Star Wars : Episode IV - A New Hope.

deGoldene Leinwand :
- 1978, Golden Screen for the movie Star Wars : Episode IV - A New Hope.
- 1981, Golden Screen for the movie Star Wars : Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back.
- 1984, Golden Screen for the movie Star Wars : Episode VI - Return of the Jedi.
- 1999, Golden Screen for the movie Star Wars : Episode I - The Phantom Menace.
- 2000, Golden Screen with 1 Star for the movie Star Wars : Episode I - The Phantom Menace.

usLAFCA Award :
- 1977, Best Film given to George Lucas for the movie Star Wars : Episode IV - A New Hope.

usOfficial Star Wars Fan Film Awards :
- 2002, Pioneer Award given to Kevin Rubio for the short movie Troops.

usSaturn Award :
- 1977, Best Costume for the movie Star Wars : Episode IV - A New Hope.
- 1977, Best Direction given to George Lucas for the movie Star Wars : Episode IV - A New Hope.
- 1977, Best Make-up given to Rick Baker for the movie Star Wars : Episode IV - A New Hope.
- 1977, Best Science Fiction Film for the movie Star Wars : Episode IV - A New Hope.
- 1977, Best Special Effects for the movie Star Wars : Episode IV - A New Hope.
- 1977, Best Writer given to George Lucas for the movie Star Wars : Episode IV - A New Hope.
- 1980, Best Actor given to Mark Hamill for the movie Star Wars : Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back.
- 1980, Best Direction given to Irvin Kershner for the movie Star Wars : Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back.
- 1980, Best Science Fiction Film for the movie Star Wars : Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back.
- 1980, Best Special Effects for the movie Star Wars : Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back.
- 1983, Best Actor given to Mark Hamill for the movie Star Wars : Episode VI - Return of the Jedi.
- 1983, Best Costume for the movie Star Wars : Episode VI - Return of the Jedi.
- 1983, Best Make-up for the movie Star Wars : Episode VI - Return of the Jedi.
- 1983, Best Science Fiction Film for the movie Star Wars : Episode VI - Return of the Jedi.
- 1983, Best Special Effects for the movie Star Wars : Episode VI - Return of the Jedi.
- 1999, Best Costume for the movie Star Wars : Episode I - The Phantom Menace.
- 1999, Best Special Effects for the movie Star Wars : Episode I - The Phantom Menace.
- 2002, Best Costume for the movie Star Wars : Episode II - Attack of the Clones.
- 2002, Best Special Effects for the movie Star Wars : Episode II - Attack of the Clones.
- 2005, Best Science Fiction Film for the movie Star Wars : Episode III - Revenge of the Sith.

jpSeiun Award :
- 1979, Best Media of the Year for the movie Star Wars : Episode IV - A New Hope.
- 1981, Best Media of the Year for the movie Star Wars : Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back.

usYoung Artist Award :
- 1983, Best Family Motion Picture for the movie Star Wars : Episode VI - Return of the Jedi.

Much of the success of the franchise the Star Wars is because of the acting performance of Ian McDiarmid who played Darth Sidious, Mark Hamill who played Luke Skywalker, Carrie Fisher who played Princess Leia but also Harrison Ford in the role of Han Solo, Ewan McGregor in the role of Obi-Wan Kenobi, Christopher Lee in the role of Count Dooku, Samuel L. Jackson in the role of Mace Windu and Warwick Davis playing the character of Wicket W. Warrick. There are many others actors who made ​​the success of the series, but it would take too long to list them all..

Media related with Star Wars

MovieRogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)
MovieStar Wars : Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015)
Television SeriesStar Wars TV Series (2012)
Comic BookStar Wars: Invasion (2009)
Short MovieThreads of Destiny (2009)
Animated MovieStar Wars: The Clone Wars (2008)
Animated SeriesStar Wars: The Clone Wars (2008)
Comic BookStar Wars: The Force Unleashed (2008)
Short MovieDark Resurrection volume 1 (2007)
TV SketchDarth Vador in Love (2007)
Comic BookKnights of the Old Republic (2007)
Short MovieStar Wars - Essence of the Force (2007)
Short MovieReign of the Fallen (2006)
Comic BookStar Wars: Dark Times (2006)
Comic BookStar Wars: Legacy (2006)
Comic BookStar Wars: Rebellion (2006)
Short MovieStar Wars: Revelations (2005)
MovieStar Wars : Episode III - Revenge of the… (2005)
Animated SeriesStar Wars : Clone Wars (2003)
Comic BookStar Wars: Empire (2002)
MovieStar Wars : Episode II - Attack of the C… (2002)
Comic BookStar Wars: Jedi Quest (2001)
MovieStar Wars : Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)
Short MovieTroops (1997)
Comic BookStar Wars: Heir to the Empire (1996)
NovelStar Wars: Shadows of the Empire (1996)
Comic BookStar Wars: Shadows of the Empire (1996)
Cut sceneStar Wars: Rebel Assault II - the Hidden… (1995)
Comic BookStar Wars: X-wing Rogue Squadron (1995)
NovelThe Last Command (1993)
NovelDark Force Rising (1992)
NovelHeir to the Empire (1991)
TV Animated MovieThe Great Heep (1986)
Animated SeriesStar Wars: Droids (1985)
Animated SeriesStar Wars: Ewoks (1985)
Television MovieThe Ewok Adventure : the battle for Endor (1985)
Television MovieThe Ewok Adventure (1984)
MovieStar Wars : Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
MovieStar Wars : Episode V - The Empire Strik… (1980)
Television MovieThe Star Wars Holiday Special (1978)
MovieStar Wars : Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)

Related sites about Star Wars

Official Web Site of Dark ResurrectionDark Resurrection
Official Web Site of Dark Resurrection, the Italian science fiction film inspired by Star Wars, with actors, director and visual effects for high-level.

Welcome to LucasFilm.comLucas Film
Official website of the company created by George Lucas, aka the creator of Star Wars and Indiana Jones

Welcome to LucasArts.comLucasArts
Official website of the company launched by George Lucas, aka the creator of Star Wars and Indiana Jones to creates and manages all the games and merchandising around this two huge franchises.

Reign of the Fallen: Welcome to the Official SiteReign of the Fallen
As the Sith spread across the galaxy, subjugating planet after planet, a lone warrior seeks out a weapon of legend to save his people.

Star WarsStar Wars
Official website of Star Wars

Star Wars: The Force UnleashedStar Wars: The Force Unleashed
All about the game that brought Lucas himself to works on it and that is going to be the starting point to the new Star Wars live action series aired in 2009.

Star Wars: The Old RepublicStar Wars: The Old Republic
Official site. BioWare and LucasArts bring you the next evolution in MMO Gameplay: Story.

Star Wars Fan Movie ChallengeStar Wars Fan Movie Challenge
This is an annually competition organized by Atom.com and Lucasfilms.com to rewards the best Star Wars fan films of the year.

WookieepediaWookieepedia
Star Wars movies, characters, and spin-offs are catalogued in Wookieepedia, a comprehensive database that anyone can edit.

Save on Delicious