Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999) DVD Release Date
 
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Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)
Every generation has a legend. Every journey has a first step. Every saga has a beginning.

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Rating: PG
imdb: 6.4
Runtime: 136
Theater date
May 19, 1999
Theater gross
$431.1 mil
Genre(s): Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
 
Trailer
Actor(s)
Natalie Portman
Ewan McGregor
Liam Neeson
Ian McDiarmid
Anthony Daniels

Kenny Baker
Jake Lloyd
Pernilla August
Frank Oz
Oliver Ford Davies
Director(s)
George Lucas
Producer(s)
Rick McCallum
Overview
Providing a beginning story to the Star Wars series, Star Wars: Episode I: The Phantom Menace (1999) tells the story of a young Anakin Skywalker (Jake Lloyd) long before he became Darth Vader. Jedi Master Qui-Gon Jinn (Liam Neeson) and Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor) are on a mission to protect a newly introduced Queen Amidala (Natalie Portman). The queen is on a mission to the planet Coruscant to seek a peaceful resolution to an interplanetary trade dispute. Anakin is portrayed as a slave boy who is also a gifted pilot and engineer, having created C-3PO to help with household chores he's assigned to perform. New characters introduced include Mace Windu (Samuel L. Jackson), Darth Maul (Ray Park) and Jar Jar Binks (voiced by Ahmed Best).

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Blu-ray Release Date

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UPC: 024543742180
 


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Blu-ray Release Date

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DVD Release Date

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UPC: 024543023937