Star Wars - The Phantom Menace (Widescreen) - The Phantom Menace (Widescreen) (1999)
Front Cover Actor Back Cover
Jake Lloyd Anakin Skywalker
Ian McDiarmid Senator Palpatine/Darth Sidius
Ewan McGregor Obi-Wan Kenobi
Liam Neeson Qui-Gon Jinn
Natalie Portman Queen Padmé Amidala
Pernilla August Shmi Skywalker
Kenny Baker R2-D2
Anthony Daniels C-3PO
Frank Oz Yoda (voice)
Oliver Ford Davies Governor Sio Bibble
Hugh Quarshie Captain Panaka
Ahmed Best Jar Jar Binks (voice)
Terence Stamp Supreme Chancellor Finis Valorum
Brian Blessed Boss Rugor Nass
Andrew Secombe Watto
Movie Details
Genre Action; Adventure; Box Sets; Sci-Fi; Sci-Fi / Fantasy
Director George Lucas
Producer Rick McCallum
Writer George Lucas
Studio 20th Century Fox
Language English
Audience Rating PG
Running Time 2 hr 13 mins
Country USA
Color Color
IMDb Rating 6.4
Every Saga Has A Beginning

This epic movie takes a journey back to the earliest days of the Star Wars legend. Witness the first historic meeting between young Anakin Skywalker and Ben "Obi-Wan" Kenobi, the young Jedi Knight who comes to be his mentor for a time. The film explores the beginning of the legend as the Empire begins to take shape amidst a galaxy in turmoil.

Begin your Star Wars DVD collection with Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace . Packed with over six hours of additional material, including exclusive documentaries and never-before-seen deleted scenes, this 2-disc set provides the perfect showcase for the incredible detail and breathtaking scope of George Lucas's first episode in the mythic Star Wars saga.
Personal Details
Seen It Yes
Index 322
Collection Status In Collection
Quantity 1
Links IMDB
DVD Empire
Amazon US
Product Details
Format DVD
Region Region 1
Screen Ratio Widescreen 2.35:1 (Anamorphic)
Layers Single side, Dual layer
UPC 024543023913
Chapters 50
Release Date 2001
Subtitles English
Packaging Keep Case
Audio Tracks ENGLISH: DD-EX 5.1 [CC]
ENGLISH: Dolby Digital Surround [CC]
SPANISH: Dolby Digital Surround
Nr of Disks/Tapes 2
Extra Features

Disc One:
Commentary by George Lucas, Rick McCallum, Ben Burtt, Rob Coleman, John Knoll, Dennis Muren and Scott Squires

Disc Two:
Exclusive Deleted Scenes Documentary features seven new sequences completed just for this DVD release, including extended Podrace scenes
All-New Hour-Long Documentary Film culled from over 600 hours of footage, "The Beginning" takes you where few people have been before -- inside Lucasfilm and ILM during the production of Episode I
Multi-Angle Storyboard-To-Animatic-To-Film Segment featuring the Submarine and Podrace Lap 1 sequences
Five Featurettes Explore The Phantom Menace 's Storyline, Design, Costumes, Visual Effects and Fight Scenes
Award-Winning Twelve-Part Web Documentary Series That Chronicles The Production Of Episode 1
"Duel Of The Fates" Music Video Featuring John Williams
Never-Before-Seen Production Photo Gallery with Special Caption Feature
Theatrical Posters and Print Campaign From Around The World
Theatrical Teaser and Launch Trailers, Plus Seven TV Spots
" Star Wars : Starfighter - The Making Of A Game" Featurette from LucasArts
DVD-ROM Weblink To Exclusive Star Wars Content