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Local fans unleash the force for 'Star Wars' day

Local fans unleash the force for 'Star Wars' day”

Which ones were made by true fans?

The video takes clips of most of the Star Wars characters, from all three generations, and uses snippets of their dialogue to create the lyrics to "All-Star". Today, more so than any other day, is the day where we can celebrate our favorite droids, fuzzy aliens, and stormtroopers that need a little target practice.

Members of the New York Philharmonic got dressed up for worldwide "Star Wars" Day and played some of the more famous music from the films. This May 4, celebrate forty years of fandom on Star Wars Day.

Author Alan Arnold chronicles the earliest known records of the phrase "May the 4th" happened during the so-called day of victory of Britain's first woman prime minister, Margaret Thatcher.

But we're pretty sure no one has attempted to wield the magnificent power of the Force like a TV channel in Denver has done on May 4. The similarity to one of the movie franchise's iconic lines - "May the Force be with you" - has led fans to claim this day as their own.

Thunder Bay, Ont. came out as the top city of Star Wars searches while Cambridge, Ont., Oshawa, Ont. and Nanaimo, B.C. rounded out the top five.

Also read: Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi final battle details leaked online? Thanks to streaming television service Sling TV, you can actually stream the first six Star Wars films free online, on demand so you can watch them whenever you want.



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