The pop culture landscape changed entirely in May of 1977 when George Lucas
released Star Wars
, ushering in a new era of blockbuster cinema and kicking off perhaps the greatest franchise on the planet, as well as one of the best cinematic trilogies of all time. To this day, the original Star Wars
trilogy is passed down to children and children's children, and it remains as beloved as it was when the series concluded in 1983.
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One of the defining moments in the trilogy, and a focal point of the entire Skywalker saga, is the famous binary sunset, a scene which some, perhaps unexpectedly, would call the very best of the trilogy, and there is certainly an argument for that. But, there are also some colossus contenders for that crown.