List of Star Wars films

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Star Wars

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The Star Wars franchise has spawned multiple films and cartoons.
Together, the three trilogies form what has been collectively referred to as the Skywalker saga.

Star Wars sequel trilogy

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The original trilogy was released between 1977 and 1983, the prequel trilogy between 1999 and 2005, and a sequel trilogy began in 2015, and will end in 2019. A sequel trilogy began with Episode VII – The Force Awakens (2015), continued with Episode VIII – The Last Jedi (2017), and will conclude with Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker (2019).
It serves as the final act of the 'Skywalker saga'.

The Empire Strikes Back

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The original eponymous film, later subtitled Episode IV – A New Hope, was followed by the sequels Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and Episode VI – Return of the Jedi (1983), forming what is collectively referred to as the original trilogy.
It is the middle installment of the original Star Wars trilogy, and the fifth episode in the nine-part 'Skywalker saga' (albeit being the second released).

Rogue One

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In between the sequel films, two anthology films were released, Rogue One (2016) and Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018), both set between the prequel and original trilogies.
It is the first installment of the Star Wars anthology series.

Return of the Jedi

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The original eponymous film, later subtitled Episode IV – A New Hope, was followed by the sequels Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and Episode VI – Return of the Jedi (1983), forming what is collectively referred to as the original trilogy.
It is the sixth film (though the third released) in the nine-part 'Skywalker saga'.

Solo: A Star Wars Story

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In between the sequel films, two anthology films were released, Rogue One (2016) and Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018), both set between the prequel and original trilogies.
Directed by Ron Howard, produced by Lucasfilm and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, it is the second Star Wars anthology film following Rogue One (2016).

Star Wars prequel trilogy

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The original trilogy was released between 1977 and 1983, the prequel trilogy between 1999 and 2005, and a sequel trilogy began in 2015, and will end in 2019. Years later, a prequel trilogy was released, consisting of Episode I – The Phantom Menace (1999), Episode II – Attack of the Clones (2002) and Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (2005).
It is the second of the three trilogies in the Skywalker saga in terms of release order, but chronologically, it is the first act.

List of Star Wars television series

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Several Star Wars television series have also been released.
The Star Wars franchise has spawned multiple films and television series.

Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace

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Years later, a prequel trilogy was released, consisting of Episode I – The Phantom Menace (1999), Episode II – Attack of the Clones (2002) and Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (2005).
It is the first film in the nine-part 'Skywalker saga', though it was the fourth to be released.

Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones

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Years later, a prequel trilogy was released, consisting of Episode I – The Phantom Menace (1999), Episode II – Attack of the Clones (2002) and Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (2005).
It is the second film (though the fifth in release order) in the nine-part 'Skywalker saga'.

Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith

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Years later, a prequel trilogy was released, consisting of Episode I – The Phantom Menace (1999), Episode II – Attack of the Clones (2002) and Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (2005).
It is the third installment in the Star Wars prequel trilogy, following The Phantom Menace (1999) and Attack of the Clones (2002), and the third chapter of the nine-part 'Skywalker saga'.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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A sequel trilogy began with Episode VII – The Force Awakens (2015), continued with Episode VIII – The Last Jedi (2017), and will conclude with Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker (2019).
It is the first installment in the Star Wars sequel trilogy, following Return of the Jedi (1983), and the seventh episode of the nine-part "Skywalker saga".

Lucasfilm

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However, in late 2012, Disney agreed to buy Lucasfilm and announced a new trilogy, which began with Episode VII in 2015.
Iger confirmed that Lucasfilm had plans to have standalone Star Wars films released sometime during the six-year period the sequel trilogy is being released, with Lawrence Kasdan and Simon Kinberg each developing a title.

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

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A sequel trilogy began with Episode VII – The Force Awakens (2015), continued with Episode VIII – The Last Jedi (2017), and will conclude with Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker (2019).
It is the second installment of the Star Wars sequel trilogy, following The Force Awakens (2015), and the eighth episode of the nine-part "Skywalker saga".

Obi-Wan Kenobi

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Before her capture, Leia makes sure the droid R2-D2 will escape with stolen Imperial blueprints and a holographic message for the Jedi Knight Obi-Wan Kenobi, who has been living in exile on Tatooine.
In August 2017, it was rumored that there were plans for a standalone Star Wars movie about Obi-Wan directed and co-written by Stephen Daldry, though nothing was officially announced.

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

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A sequel trilogy began with Episode VII – The Force Awakens (2015), continued with Episode VIII – The Last Jedi (2017), and will conclude with Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker (2019).
It will be the third installment of the Star Wars sequel trilogy, following The Force Awakens (2015) and The Last Jedi (2017), and the final episode of the nine-part "Skywalker saga".

Star Wars Holiday Special

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The first spin-off film produced was the Star Wars Holiday Special (1978).

Rey (Star Wars)

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Poe's droid BB-8 escapes with the map, and encounters a scavenger girl, Rey.
Ridley will reprise her role as Rey—most likely for the last time —in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, the final episode of the 'Skywalker saga'.

Star Wars (film)

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The original eponymous film, later subtitled Episode IV – A New Hope, was followed by the sequels Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and Episode VI – Return of the Jedi (1983), forming what is collectively referred to as the original trilogy.
It is the first installment of the original Star Wars trilogy, and was retroactively made the fourth episode in the nine-part 'Skywalker saga' (albeit being the first released).

Boba Fett

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George Lucas loathed the special and forbade it to be re-aired or released on home video, with the sole exception of the 11-minute animated sequence that featured the first appearance of bounty hunter Boba Fett, which was eventually included as a bonus feature in some of the films' Blu-ray releases.
In early 2013, Disney CEO Bob Iger announced the development of a Star Wars spin-off film written by Simon Kinberg, which Entertainment Weekly reported would focus on Boba Fett during the original trilogy.

Star Wars: The Clone Wars (film)

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An animated film, The Clone Wars (2008), was released as a pilot to a TV series of the same name.
* List of Star Wars films and television series

Trilogy

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The franchise started with a film trilogy set in medias res—beginning in the middle of the story—which was later expanded to a trilogy of trilogies.

In medias res

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The franchise started with a film trilogy set in medias res—beginning in the middle of the story—which was later expanded to a trilogy of trilogies.

Skywalker family

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Each trilogy centers on a generation of the Force-sensitive Skywalker family.

Darth Vader

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The prequels focus on Anakin Skywalker and the original trilogy on his son Luke, while the main antagonist of the sequel trilogy is Kylo Ren, Anakin's grandson and Luke's nephew.