Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace

Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)

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Anakin Skywalker, a young slave strong with the Force, is discovered on Tatooine. Meanwhile, the evil Sith have returned, enacting their plot for revenge against the Jedi.

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  • Liam Neeson

    as Qui-Gon Jinn
  • Ewan McGregor

    as Obi-Wan Kenobi
  • Natalie Portman

    as Padmé Amidala
  • Jake Lloyd

    as Anakin Skywalker
  • Ian McDiarmid

    as Senator Palpatine
  • Pernilla August

    as Shmi Skywalker
  • Oliver Ford Davies

    as Governor Sio Bibble
  • Hugh Quarshie

    as Captain Panaka
  • Ahmed Best

    as Jar Jar Binks
  • Anthony Daniels

    as C-3PO (voice)
  • Kenny Baker

    as R2-D2
  • Frank Oz

    as Yoda (voice)
  • Terence Stamp

    as Chancellor Valorum
  • Brian Blessed

    as Boss Nass (voice)
  • Andy Secombe

    as Watto (voice)
  • Ray Park

    as Darth Maul
  • Lewis Macleod

    as Sebulba (voice)
  • Warwick Davis

    as Wald / Pod race spectator / Mos Espa Citizen
  • Steve Speirs

    as Captain Tarpals
  • Silas Carson

    as Nute Gunray / Ki-Adi-Mundi / Lott Dodd / Republic Cruiser Pilot
  • Jerome St. John Blake

    as Mas Amenda / Orn Free Taa / Oppo Rancisis / Rune Haako / Horox Ryyder / Graxol Kelvynn / Mick Reckrap
  • Alan Ruscoe

    as Daultay Dofine / Plo Koon / Bib Fortuna
  • Ralph Brown

    as Ric Olié
  • Celia Imrie

    as Fighter Pilot Bravo 5
  • Benedict Taylor

    as Fighter Pilot Bravo 2
  • Clarence Smith

    as Fighter Pilot Bravo 3
  • Samuel L. Jackson

    as Mace Windu
  • Dominic West

    as Palace Guard
  • Karol Cristina da Silva

    as Rabé
  • Liz Wilson

    as Eirtaé
  • Candice Orwell

    as Yané
  • Sofia Coppola

    as Saché
  • Keira Knightley

    as Sabé
  • Bronagh Gallagher

    as Republic Cruiser Captain
  • John Fensom

    as TC-14
  • Greg Proops

    as Fode (voice)
  • Scott Capurro

    as Beed (voice)
  • Margaret Towner

    as Jira
  • Dhruv Chanchani

    as Kitster
  • Oliver Walpole

    as Seek
  • Megan Udall

    as Melee
  • Hassani Shapi

    as Eeth Koth
  • Gin Clarke

    as Adi Gallia
  • Khan Bonfils

    as Saesee Tiin
  • Michelle Taylor

    as Yarael Poof
  • Michaela Cottrell

    as Even Piell
  • Dipika O'Neill Joti

    as Depa Billaba
  • Phil Eason

    as Yaddle
  • Mark Coulier

    as Aks Moe
  • Lindsay Duncan

    as TC-14 (voice)
  • Peter Serafinowicz

    as Darth Maul / Battle Droid Commander / Gungan Scout (voice)
  • James Taylor

    as Rune Haako (voice)
  • Chris Sanders

    as Daultay Dofine (voice)
  • Toby Longworth

    as Senator Lott Dodd / Gragra (voice)
  • Marc Silk

    as Aks Moe (voice)
  • Danny Wagner

    as Mawhonic
  • Amanda Lucas

    as Tey How / Diva Funquita (voice) (as Tyger)
  • Katie Lucas

    as Amee
  • Richard Armitage

    as Tonra
Production Rick McCallum Producer
Writing George Lucas Screenplay
Directing George Lucas Director
Camera David Tattersall Director of Photography
Sound John Williams Original Music Composer
Production George Lucas Executive Producer
Editing Ben Burtt Editor
Editing Paul Martin Smith Editor
Production Robin Gurland Casting
Art Peter Walpole Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Trisha Biggar Costume Design
Art Gavin Bocquet Production Design
Art Peter Russell Art Direction
Visual Effects Chuck Duke Animation
Sound Ben Burtt Sound Designer
Crew Jim Barr Prop Maker
Lighting Mark Evans Rigging Gaffer
Production Michele Tandy Production Accountant