The following 5-page document is a study guide movie packet to guide a viewer's analysis of the 1977 film "Star Wars IV: A New Hope" directed by George Lucas. The study guide can be used for study in an English or film studies class. The first page provides a cast and crew list and a background and introduction to the film. The second page provides a notes page for viewers to write their notes. The third page provides comprehension questions that actively challenge viewers to analyze the work's story and style. The fourth page provides discussion questions on the work's characterization, conflict, sound (i.e. its score), and themes. The fifth page is a genre study on sci-fi, asking viewers to see and analyze what characteristics of sci-fi are used in this film.
A multiple choice quiz that can be used as a summative assessment on the film is available as a separate purchase.