Star Wars (Lucasfilm Ltd., 1977). OK, it's campy, derived, and better remembered for having invented a whole new wave of sci-fi special effects special effects, in motion pictures, cinematographic techniques that create illusions in the audience's minds as well as the illusions created using these techniques. , from light sabers to hyperspace hyperspace - /hi:'per-spays/ A memory location that is *far* away from where the program counter should be pointing, often inaccessible because it is not even mapped in. (Compare jump off into never-never land. .
Still, at the center of this matinee adventure is the tale of young Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill <noinclude></noinclude>
Mark Richard Hamill (born September 25, 1951) is an American actor. Hamill is best known for his portrayal of Luke Skywalker in the original Star Wars trilogy. ) and his mystical, monkish mentor, Obi-Wan Kenobi This article or section needs sources or references that appear in reliable, third-party publications. Alone, primary sources and sources affiliated with the subject of this article are not sufficient for an accurate encyclopedia article. (Sir Alec Guinness).
While rescuing princesses and blowing up death stars, the apprentice Jedi knight is schooled in meditation, mind control, swordplay, and the mysterious ways of "the force."
For more mentoring, tune in to The Empire Strikes Back where Luke goes on to graduate studies with Yoda. ***