Can you match the characters and plot points to the correct Star Wars film?



By: John Miller

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"Star Wars" is a sprawling space opera with many legendary characters and plot twists. Good and evil clash on an epic scale in these star-studded films -- can you tell which "Star Wars" film is which?

Princess Leia hides stolen plans for the Death Star in R2-D2 during which movie?

Leia is desperate to get the stolen plans to someone who can put a stop to the Death Star, so she hides the schematics in R2-D2. Little does she know, she'll eventually wind up as part of the rebellion.


Luke and a team of rebels save Leia from the Death Star in which film?

Luke suddenly realizes that Leia is being held as a prisoner on the Death Star in "A New Hope." He and his rebel friends rush to her rescue.


Anakin Skywalker learns that his wife, Padme, is pregnant, in which movie?

Padme announces her pregnancy to Anakin in "Revenge of the Sith." It should be great news, but Anakin is almost immediately troubled by this turn of events, fearing that something horrible will happen to his wife.


In which film do the rebels barely escape an attack on their base on planet Hoth?

At the beginning of "The Empire Strikes Back," the Empire locates a rebel base on Hoth and sends an invasion force. The rebels escape but at the loss of many lives.


In which movie does Luke Skywalker first meet a wrinkled little Jedi knight named Yoda?

Luke crashes his X-wing fighter into the swamps of Dagobah in "The Empire Strikes Back." There, he meets Yoda, who tries to educate him on the evil, empty power of the Dark Side.


Han Solo dies in which movie?

Han spends the last moments of his life trying to make his son, Kylo, turn away from the Dark Side. Then he falls to his death on the Starkiller.


In which film does the dark and deadly Darth Vader meet his end?

In "Return of the Jedi," Vader's fatherly instincts kick in as he defends Luke from the Emperor's merciless attack. He manages to stop the Emperor, but he's mortally wounded in the process.


Padme Amadala is nearly killed by a shape-shifting assassin in which film?

In "Attack of the Clones," Zam Wesell, an assassin that can shift shape at will, nearly kills Padme. But Anakin Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi are assigned to keep her from harm.


Luke chops off Darth Vader's hand in ______.

Luke and Darth Vader battle as enemies -- and as father and son -- in "Return of the Jedi." Then, Luke chops off one of Vader's prosthetic hands, because, you know, he had it coming.


The rebels destroy the SECOND Death Star in _______.

A rebel strike team disables the shield generator on Endor, allowing the ships above to launch their deadly attack in "Return of the Jedi." Then, they all have a huge party with the Ewoks.


In which movie does Obi-Wan Kenobi discover a large and dangerous army of clones being constructed for the Republic?

Obi-Wan makes a disturbing discovery on Kamino -- the Republic is assembling an army of clones, and there's no doubt they'll be putting them to use as part of some nefarious plan.


At the beginning of _____, Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker set out to rescue Supreme Chancellor Palpatine from Separatist commander Gen. Grievous.

As the first scenes of "Revenge of the Sith" unfold, Anakin and Obi-Wan set out on a dangerous mission. Their plan succeeds and they manage to nab the Chancellor from the grips of the General.


Which movie finds the rebels destroying the first Death Star?

At the end of "A New Hope," Luke uses the Force to help him attack the Death Star. His aim is true -- the apocalyptic weapon explodes into a shower of dinky, 70s era sparks. Yay for primitive special effects!


In which movie does Anakin Skywalker become Darth Vader?

Anakin is terrified that he'll lose Padme if he doesn't act; he decides to commit his loyalty to Palpatine. Then Palpatine gives his new follower a new name: Darth Vader.


Padme Amidala gives birth to twins (Luke and Leia) in which momentous film?

Poor Padme dies shortly after giving birth to twins in "Revenge of the Sith." But her offspring will play a major role in matters of the galaxy.


Darth Vader slices off Luke Skywalker's right hand in which movie?

Luke quickly learns that he's no match for Darth Vader, a powerful but evil Jedi knight. Vader chops off Luke's hand and sends him packing.


Luke finally tells Leia that they are siblings in ______.

Luke and Leia used to make out once in a while. But that all comes to a grinding halt once Luke tells Leia that she's his sister in "Return of the Jedi."


In which film does the Death Star destroy an unfortunate planet named Alderaan?

Poor Alderaan, what did it ever do to anyone? The Empire decides to try out its new toy, the Death Star, by blowing up Alderaan in "A New Hope."


During which movie does Qui-Gon save a Gungan outcast named Jar Jar Binks?

Qui-Gon saves Jar Jar from certain death in "The Phantom Menace." The only real question is: why?


Darth Vader flash freezes Han Solo in which movie?

It's one of the most ominous scenes in all of "Star Wars." In "The Empire Strikes Back," Vader has Han frozen and then passes off the unfortunate Solo to bounty hunter Boba Fett.


Obi-Wan Kenobi hacks Anakin Skywalker into numerous pieces in ______.

Anakin brutally attacks Padme and nearly chokes her to death. Obi-Wan steps into the fray and slashes the evil man to bits, but Anakin somehow survives his life-threatening wounds.


The Jedi Council rejects Qui-Gon's request to train Anakin Skywalker in which movie?

Qui-Gon wants to train Anakin in the ways of the Jedi. But the Council refuses -- they fear that Anakin is too vulnerable to the Dark Side. Turns out, they were right.


In which movie do Obi-Wan and Anakin engage in a spirited lightsaber duel with Count Dooku?

Near the end "Attack of the Clones," Anakin and Obi-Wan team up to face off with Count Dooku. Then, Yoda shows up and steals the show.


Obi-Wan delivers Luke to his step-family (made up of Owen and Beru Lars) on Tatooine in which film?

As the curtain falls on "Revenge of the Sith," Obi-Wan delivers Luke to his step-family on Tatooine. It's there that he'll live out his childhood, longing for adventure in the stars.


Han Solo and Chewbacca manage to reclaim the Millenium Falcon in which movie?

Han was distraught when he lost possession of the Falcon. But in "The Force Awakens," he and Chewie finally get back their prized ship.


In which movie does young Jyn pitch the idea of stealing the plans for the Death Star?

In "Rogue One," Jyn realizes that someone has to put a stop to the Death Star. She comes up with a plan to steal the schematics in hopes of thwarting the ultimate weapon.


In which film does Jabba the Hutt try to feed Han Solo to the terrifying Sarlacc?

Jabba loves to chortle menacingly while dropping victims into the gaping maw of the Sarclacc. But in "Return of the Jedi," he makes a mistake in trying to kill Han.


Anakin and Padme run off and get hitched in secret at the end of which film?

As "Attack of the Clones" (mercifully) ends, Anakin and Padme get married on Naboo. The witnesses? C3-PO and R2-D2.


Lando Calrissian leads an attack on the Death Star in which movie?

Lando is the rapscallion who's not always very trustworthy. But in "Return of the Jedi," he leads the rebels in a daring attack on the second Death Star.


In which movie does Jar Jar Binks lead his fellow citizens into battle against a huge droid army?

Jar Jar goes from zero to hero in "The Phantom Menace." But the triumphant moment doesn't last very long. Darth Maul later kills Qui-Gon.


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