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On May 25, 1977, director George Lucas' space opera opened in only 32 theaters in the U.S. because 20th Century Fox did not have much confidence in the movie. It premiered ahead of other presumed sure-fire summer hits because it was expected to flop. Star Wars went on to prove the naysayers wrong, becoming a blockbuster hit and an unstoppable cultural phenomenon that continues 40 years later.
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