Star Wars Original Trilogy to Hit Theaters in August

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The original ‘Star Wars’ trilogy is headed back to theaters thanks to Alamo Drafthouse.

Universal History Archive | Getty Images A poster from the original 1977 Star wars film.
Universal History Archive | Getty Images
A poster from the original 1977 Star wars film.

The theater chain revealed on Tuesday that it will sponsor a nationwide roadshow of “A New Hope,” “Empire Strikes Back” and “Return of the Jedi.”

“It’s always been a dream to show the original ‘Star Wars’ trilogy again — somehow, someway,” Henri Mazza, Alamo Drafthouse’s vice president of special events, said in a statement. “Seeing the original trilogy on the big screen for the first time is a real life-altering event and just a supreme amount of fun. When the films became available to book for screenings like these, we jumped at the chance to do something big.”

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