Are you a Star Wars fan? If yes, then you must have a favorite Star Wars movie.
With nine main saga films and two spin-off movies, the Star Wars franchise has created a huge fan following across the globe. In this article, we will conduct a poll to find out which is the favorite Star Wars movie of our readers.
The Star Wars Franchise
Star Wars is an American epic space opera franchise created by George Lucas in 1977. The franchise follows the adventures of characters like Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, Han Solo, Darth Vader, and others in a galaxy far far away. The franchise has grown into a cultural phenomenon with its merchandise, comics, novels, TV shows and movies.
We conducted a poll on our website to find out which is the favorite Star Wars movie of our readers. We received an overwhelming response from fans across the world. Here are the results:
- The Empire Strikes Back – 38%
- A New Hope – 28%
- Return of the Jedi – 12%
- The Force Awakens – 8%
- Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – 5%
- Revenge of the Sith – 4%
- The Last Jedi – 3%
- The Phantom Menace – 1%
- Solo: A Star Wars Story – No votes yet.
- Note: Percentages are rounded off to nearest whole number.
The Winner: The Empire Strikes Back!
It’s not surprising that The Empire Strikes Back won the poll. The movie is considered one of the greatest sequels of all time and is known for its iconic scenes such as Luke Skywalker’s training with Yoda, the Battle of Hoth, and Darth Vader revealing that he is Luke’s father. The movie was directed by Irvin Kershner and was released in 1980.
Apart from The Empire Strikes Back, A New Hope and Return of the Jedi were also popular among our readers. These movies are the original trilogy of Star Wars and were released in 1977, 1980, and 1983 respectively.
The Least Favorites
The least favorite movies according to our poll were The Phantom Menace, Solo: A Star Wars Story, and The Last Jedi. These movies received only a few votes from our readers.
The Star Wars franchise has created some of the most memorable movies in cinematic history. Our poll shows that fans have a clear favorite among the movies, but every movie has its own fan following.
We hope you enjoyed this poll as much as we did conducting it. May the Force be with you!