After making it through the prequels, we finally get to the original trilogy. A New Hope marks the launch of one of the greatest and most influential franchises in entertainment history. After its introduction, “lightsaber” would be a term synonymous with science fiction and “the force” would be something that kids of all ages would run around trying to harness. What impact did it have for panel and the cultures we grew up in?
This episode’s panel included JR Forasteros and Joe Darnell.
Podcast Notes and Links:
Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope at Rotten Tomatoes