NASA got in on the fun with a blog comparing real planets to the ones depicted in Star Wars, including Saturn's moon, Mimas, which has become known as the "Death Star" moon thanks to its distinctive crater.
May the Fourth started off as a fun little phrase for fans of Star Wars to share with one another once a year, but has become a bigger worldwide celebration in recent years.
Disney, who own the film franchise, are hosting a number of events at their parks, including special Star Wars Nights on May 5 and 6 at Disneyland Paris.
The day is a chance for character costumes, trivia contests and general celebration of the wildly popular film series.
That's May 4th as in, "May the 4th be with you".
Disney's aggressive theatrical schedule will feature three "Star Wars" titles in the next two years: Episode VIII, a.k.a. His scores for The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, and The Force Awakens each were nominated for Oscars for Best Original Score. If you want to save money on Star Wars merchandise, today's the day to do it, with thousands of items on promotions across Amazon's "Star Wars Day Sale Page". Check out these Star Wars themed recipes. "Hey, did you see CP3's cameo in Rogue One?".
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The eighth installment in " The Fast and the Furious " franchise has pulled in 207.1 million US dollars to date in North America. A representative from comScore said that the sequel is likely to be one of the biggest summer hits. "There's a lot out there".
Volunteer to organize a May the Fourth event at your local public library.
The day has its share of critics too.
Star Wars Day takes place every year on May 4th, which is fairly common knowledge.
Mark Hamill has given unsuspecting Star Wars fans the surprise of their intergalactic lives while re-enacting some of his most iconic scenes as Luke Skywalker.
May the Fourth be with you!
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