Anakin Skywalker, a young slave strong with the Force, is discovered on Tatooine. Meanwhile, the evil Sith have returned, enacting their plot for revenge against the Jedi.

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  1. George Lucas

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Liam Neeson

    Liam Neeson

    Qui-Gon Jinn

  2. Ewan McGregor

    Ewan McGregor

    Obi Wan Kenobi

  3. Natalie Portman

    Natalie Portman

    Padmé Amidala

  4. Jake Lloyd

    Jake Lloyd

    Anakin Skywalker

  5. Ian McDiarmid

    Ian McDiarmid

    Senator Palpatine

  6. Anthony Daniels

    Anthony Daniels

    C-3PO (voice)

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 16m

Budget $115,000,000.00

Revenue $924,317,558.00

Homepage http://www.starwars.com/films/star-wars-episode-i-the-phantom-menace

Release Information

  • May 19, 1999
    PG, Theatrical



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