Star Wars IV: A New Hope

From Hero's Journey Text Set

Lucas, G. et al (Producers) & Lucas, G. (Director). (1977). Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope. United States: 20th Century Fox.


Set “a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away,” the galaxy is in trouble, split by a civil war. Star Wars follows Luke Skywalker as he journeys from home to help save the rebel movement and Princess Leia. Students will enjoy discussing Luke’s adventures and the role his mentor plays in his Hero’s Journey.


Literary Theories:

New Historicism