Minute-long Animated Short is a Hilarious Star Wars Retelling

By: Andrew Sztein - Published: Apr 23, 2013 • References: youtube & kotaku
With a fan base numbering in the millions and millions, there's plenty of options on the Internet for hilarious Star Wars memes, but how many of them can claim to be as speedy as they are funny?

This hilarious Star Wars retelling runs through every major plot point in Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope, and it does it in literally one minute. From the opening scenes of the film on Tattooine, to the thrilling escape from the Death Star and the iconic Death Star run, the clever animated short from 1A4STUDIO will make you nostalgic for a galaxy far, far away while tickling your funny bone with some smooth (if not exactly detailed) animation.

The fact that every scene in the short is instantly recognizable from the film without quotes or detailed drawings to back it up speaks to the everlasting impression that the original Star Wars movie left on a movie going public in 1977. Stats for Rapid Animated Sci-Fi Adaptations Trending: Older & Mild
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