• Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace (1999)

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Release Date: February 10th, 2012

DVD Release Date: October 16th, 2001

PG|2 hr 13 min

Plot Summary
Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor) is a young apprentice Jedi knight under the tutelage of Qui-Gon Jinn (Liam Neeson) ; Anakin Skywalker (Jake Lloyd), who will later father Luke Skywalker and become known as Darth Vader, is just a 9-year-old boy. When the Trade Federation cuts off all routes to the planet Naboo, Qui-Gon and Obi-Wan are assigned to settle the matter.

Cast: Liam Neeson, Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman, Jake Lloyd, Pernilla August, Frank Oz, Ian McDiarmid, Oliver Ford Davies

Director: George Lucas

Genres: Action, Fantasy, Adventure, Science fiction

Production Co: Lucasfilm Ltd.

Distributors: 20th Century Fox

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