Stylish promo will make you fall in love with Star Wars all over again (maybe even the prequels)

Featured, Movies, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Television, Top story, Videos

Just try and watch this promo for UK/European cable network Sky Movies’ Star Wars saga marathon without a chill running down your spine.

The slick visual style, a combination of still images, motion graphics and actual footage from all six existing Star Wars films, is quite similar to the BBC’s trailer for the Doctor Who 50th anniversary special “The Day of the Doctor.”

It succeeds so well by boiling each Episode down to its core elements — the thrilling podrace and Qui-Gon’s misplaced hope from The Phantom Menace, the heartbreaking betrayal of brothers in Revenge of the Sith, the high-flying pulp adventure of A New Hope’s cell block rescue, and so on.

Sky Movies’ erudite English advertisement exhorts you to “Feel the Force of the Star Wars Saga,” and that’s exactly what you will experience — if you have any kind of soul whatsoever! I’ve already done the family re-watch ahead of The Force Awakens’ opening next month, and this makes me want to start all over again.

Now, I just have to decide where to begin…

Via r/starwars

More from Nerdvana:

About Jayson Peters

Nerdvana's founder and owner. A former East Valley Tribune copy editor, page designer and website editor, he is now Digital Editor for The Pueblo Chieftain in Southern Colorado, a web design instructor at Pueblo Community College and president of the Southern Colorado Press Club. He has contributed to the popular GeekDad blog and taught online media at Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, his alma mater. Lifelong Star Wars fan and Trekker who also worships all things Tolkien and Doctor Who.