May 4th is commonly known as Star Wars Day to the movies’ many fans. It honors the saga by commemorating one of its most famous catch phrases.
As many viewers of Star Wars remember, many characters often say “May the Force be with you.” The sentiment is a way to wish each other well and show that they hope the Force is watching over them.
The saga itself is still popular as was shown in late 2015 and early 2016. The release of episode seven, The Force Awakens, showed that many people are still fans.
According to Screen Rant, the movie earned over $2 billion. While some made negative comments, there is no denying that people still watch this and other Star Wars movies – even online or in other methods.
There is talk that episode eight is already being filmed and is due out in December 2017. While the date may change, there is no doubt the movie has many anxious fans waiting for it.
The popularity has spawned many merchandise items such as t-shirts, action figures and others, and there is no sign of that stopping.
The Powell Group invites you to enjoy this day by watching your favorite Star Wars movie in your own home with friends and family. Go ahead and make the popcorn in your kitchen and enjoy.
(“May the 4th be with you” picture used from YouTube)
(Star Wars t-shirt photo taken by Jason Michaels)