Star Wars poster

Star Wars 1977

About Star Wars

Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Venturesome Luke Skywalker and dashing captain Han Solo team together with the loveable robot duo R2-D2 and C-3PO to rescue the beautiful princess and restore peace and justice in the Empire.

Star Wars Cast

Star Wars Crew


George LucasDirector


George LucasExecutive producer
Gary KurtzProducer
Dianne CrittendenCasting
Irene LambCasting
Vic RamosCasting
Bruce SharmanProduction manager
Robert WattsProduction supervisor


John WilliamsOriginal music composer
Ben BurttSound designer
Derek BallProduction sound mixer
Gene CorsoSound editor
Gordon DavidsonSound editor
Michael GallowaySound recordist
Robert J. LittSound re-recording mixer
Les FresholtzSound re-recording mixer
Don MacDougallSound re-recording mixer
Bob MinklerSound re-recording mixer
Michael MinklerSound re-recording mixer
Richard PortmanSound re-recording mixer
Robert R. RutledgeSound editor
Sam F. ShawSupervising sound editor
Ray WestSound re-recording mixer
Gary RizzoSound mix technician


Gilbert TaylorDirector of photography


George LucasWriter


Richard ChewEditor
Paul HirschEditor
Marcia LucasEditor


John BarryProduction design
Leslie DilleyArt direction
Norman ReynoldsArt direction
Roger ChristianSet decoration

Costume & make-up

John MolloCostume design
Stuart FreebornMakeup supervisor
Ron BeckWardrobe supervisor

Visual effects

Paul HustonVisual effects
Phil TippettAnimation