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Star Wars (Starn Weirs) is an epic space opera franchise thocht o first bi George Lucas. The first film in the franchise wis teetled Star Wars, bit later haed the subteetle A New Hope addit tae distinguish it fae its sequels an prequels. Star Wars wis releast on 25t Mey, 1977 bi 20th Century Fox, an wis suin a pop cultur phenomenon athort the warld, spawnin twa immediate sequels releast at three-year intervals. Saxteen year efter the release o the trilogy's hintmaist film, the first in a new prequel trilogy o films wis releast, again releast in three-year intervals, wi the feenal film released on 19t Mey, 2005.