Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation | Release Date: May 19, 1999
Summary: Stranded on the desert planet Tatooine after rescuing young Queen Amidala from the impending invasion of Naboo, Jedi apprentice Obi-Wan Kenobi and his Jedi Master Qui-Gon Jinn discover nine-year-old Anakin Skywalker, a young slave unusually strong in the Force. Anakin wins a thrilling Podrace and with it his freedom as he leaves his home to be trained as a Jedi. The heroes return to Naboo where Anakin and the Queen face massive invasion forces while the two Jedi contend with a deadly foe named Darth Maul. Only then do they realize the invasion is merely the first step in a sinister scheme by the re-emergent forces of darkness known as the Sith.
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Runtime: 136 min
Rating: Rated PG for sci-fi action/violence.
Official Site: http://www.starwars.com/films/star-wars-episode-i-the-phantom-menace
Production: Lucasfilm
Genres: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Oct 16, 2001
Director Credit
George Lucas Director
Writer Credit
George Lucas Written By
Principal Cast Credit
Ewan McGregor Obi-Wan Kenobi
Liam Neeson Qui-Gon Jinn
Natalie Portman Queen Amidala/Padmé
Cast Credit
Ahmed Best Jar Jar Binks
Andrew Secombe Watto
Anthony Daniels C-3po
Brian Blessed Boss Nass
Frank Oz Yoda
Hugh Quarshie Captain Panaka
Ian McDiarmid Senator Palpatine
Jake Lloyd Anakin Skywalker
Kenny Baker r2-d2
Oliver Ford Davies Sio Bibble
Pernilla August Shmi Skywalker
Terence Stamp Chancellor Valorum
Producer Credit
George Lucas Executive Producer
Rick McCallum Producer