Watch: Celebrate Star Wars' 40th as fans remember their first time

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May 30, 2017, 7:32 PM EDT (Updated)

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the release of Star Wars, we hit the streets of New York City to find out why fans fell in love with the franchise all those years ago.

From falling in love with the epic spaceships, the lightsaber battles, the twists, and the crushes on Princess Leia (and Han Solo), everybody has a memory about their first time. The Star Wars franchise has shaped the lives of fans for years, as well as the pop culture landscape in general. Star Wars is huge, and we want to hear why you guys love it so much. 

Check out the feature below and let us know what you think:


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