{"title":"Episode IV","media":false,"content":"\n

Star Wars <\/em>is the original title of the original film as released in 1977. The 1981 theatrical re-release of the film introduced the expanded title Star Wars: Episode IV \u2013 A New Hope.<\/em> This change was made to provide continuity with the sequel Star Wars: Episode V \u2013 The Empire Strikes Back <\/em>(1980). For the sake of clarity, this website, unless otherwise specified, will refer to the original film as Episode IV<\/em>.<\/p>\n"}