The Daily Stream: There Is So Much Star Wars Out There – It’s Time To Rewatch The Film That Started It All

(Welcome to The Daily Stream, an ongoing series in which the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching, why it’s worth checking out, and where you can stream it.)The Movie: “Star Wars: A New Hope”Where You Can Stream It: Disney+The Pitch: A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, a young man gazed at twin suns on a planet called Tatooine.

A young princess passed a message to a droid that would have ramifications for the future.

A rogue pilot joined an old “wizard,” that young man, and some bickering droids on a mission, despite his world-weary philosophy.

It was the start of a franchise that would take over pop culture for decades to come with no sign of stopping.

I was far too little to see the first “Star Wars” film in the theater, but I do remember watching it at home.


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