Star Wars at 40
Original 1977 'Star Wars' trailerOn May 25, 1977, "Star Wars" premiered, starring Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill. See the original trailer that started it all.
Somewhere in space, this may all be happening right now. [SOUND] 20th Century Fox and George Lucas, the man who brought you American Graffiti, now bring you an adventure unlike anything on your planet. Star Wars. Here they come. [SOUND] Coming in too fast. The story of a boy, a girl and a universe. [MUSIC] [SOUND] It's a big, sprawling space saga of rebellion and romance. [SOUND] It's a spectacle light years ahead of its time. I am I'm C-3PO, human cyborg relations and this is my counterpart, R2-D2. Hello. [INAUDIBLE] [SOUND] It's an epic of heroes. [SOUND] Good luck. [MUSIC] And villains [MUSIC] And aliens from a thousand worlds. [MUSIC] Kid! [SOUND] Star Wars. A billion years in the making. And it's coming to your galaxy this summer. [SOUND] [BLANK_AUDIO]