Interesting Facts from the Franchise on Star Wars Day

The world might not be the perfect place to reside in at the moment but the fan-fictions created by the popular franchises have made the world tolerable. The world is bearing a close resemblance to the galactic empire from Star Wars with time. The die-hard fans of the popular franchise send hope and positive force on May 4.
International Star Wars Day is celebrated on May 4 and this day belongs to the force and lovers of Princess Leia, Yoda, lightsabers, and the shady cult of Darth Vader. The tradition had started when the fans had wanted to celebrate their love for the popular Star Wars franchise. 4th May was selected because it easily rhymed with the most popular phrase “May the Force” be with you.
The designated day was selected as a pun and in good faith. The International Star Wars Day is definitely the perfect time to learn some new and interesting facts about the popular franchise.
Star Wars Day was first celebrated in 1979 which was two years after the first Star Wars picture made their way to the theatres. The Conservative Party of Britain was then celebrating the election of the New Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. A full-page advertisement was given out in the London Evening news which stated” May the Fourth Be With You, Maggie, Congratulations.”
In every Star Wars movie, a phrase which commonly succeeds an action-packed adventure or dramatic scene is “I have a bad feeling about this.” Before the release of Star Wars: A New Hope, George Lucas was absolutely sure that the movie would not make it large at the theatres. He had chosen to go for a vacation instead of attending the premiere. The words Yoda and Yoda-like referring to a wise elderly person, originally comes from a Sanskrit word which means warrior.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens had reached the $2 billion box mark along with Avatar and Titanic. In The Empire Strikes Back, one of the asteroids seen floating in outer space is actually nothing but a potato. On this Star Wars Day, the fans make a pledge to make the world a much better place to stay by joining the right side of the force.


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