Star Wars: The Phantom Menace (1999)

Star Wars to Officially Replace Episode I as Its Live-Action Chronological Watch Order Leadoff

Lucasfilm's next live-action Star Wars project is changing the order of how fans rewatch the franchise.

By Savannah Sanders -

Release Date:
June 30, 1999
2 hours and 16 minutes
How To Watch:
George Lucas
Liam Neeson as Qui-Gon Jinn
Ewan McGregor as Obi-Wan Kenobi
Natalie Portman as Padme Amidala
David Tattersall
George Lucas
Music / Composer:
John Williams
George Lucas
Science Fiction
Previous Movie:
Star Wars: Return of the Jedi
Next Movie:
Star Wars: Attack of the Clones
Read More

Latest Star Wars: The Phantom Menace News

Jar Jar Binks Actor Reflects on His Suicide Attempt from Fan Abuse

More than two decades after playing Jar Jar Binks, the actor behind the role reflected on his darkest days.

By Richard Nebens -

Star Wars Releases New Timeline of Phantom Menace Events

A new Star Wars book details the exact chronological placement of events from Episode I.

By Jennifer McDonough -

Watch: Star Wars Brings Back Mace Windu In Upcoming Series

Samuel L. Jackson’s Mace Windu returns in Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi.

By Klein Felt -

How Boba Fett's N-1 Starfighter Connects to Naboo & Natalie Portman's Padmé

The Book of Boba Fett’s latest episode featured a familiar Star Wars starship, and it’s been acquired by a new fan-favorite hero.

By Nathan Johnson -

The Mandalorian Season 3 Rumored To Feature Star Wars: The Phantom Menace Spaceship

A new rumor may suggest that Boba Fett's Slave 1 ship could be featured in The Mandalorian Season 2.

By Aeron Mer Eclarinal -

Star Wars Fan Debunks Boba Fett's Anakin Skywalker Theory

A Star Wars fan debunked a theory connecting Din Djarin's new starfighter from The Book of Boba Fatt to Anakin Skywalker and the prequel trilogy.

By Savannah Sanders -

Disney+'s Obi-Wan Kenobi Originally Featured Darth Maul Instead of Vader

A new report indicated that Darth Maul was supposed to appear in Obi-Wan Kenobi, but the character was cut.

By Aeron Mer Eclarinal -

Star Wars: The Phantom Menace’s Iconic Location Returns In Boba Fett’s New Episode

The Book of Boba Fett’s guest appearance brought fans on a nostalgia-fueled starfighter ride.

By Russ Milheim -

Star Wars Reveals New Looks at Young Obi-Wan Kenobi (Photos)

The first issue of Marvel's Obi-Wan comic gives a look at the hero as a kid.

By Andrew Gilman -

Star Wars Rumor Teases Qui-Gon Jinn’s Role in Disney+’s Obi-Wan Kenobi

A new Obi-Wan Kenobi rumor indicates Qui-Gon Jinn's potential involvement in the forthcoming Star Wars series!

By Jennifer McDonough -

Star Wars: Darth Maul Animated Show Featuring Paul Bettany Reportedly In the Works

WandaVision's Paul Bettany reportedly set to reprise his role as Solo: A Star Wars Story's Dryden Vos in a Darth Maul animated series.

By Savannah Sanders -

Star Wars Showrunner Teases The Phantom Menace's Impact on Upcoming Disney+ Show The Acolyte

The Acolyte showrunner Leslye Headland explained how her personal experience with The Phantom Menace influenced the upcoming Star Wars TV show.

By Lauren Rouse -

Star Wars: Liam Neeson Defends The Phantom Menace Prequel

The man who played Qui-Gon Jinn shared his thoughts on the first Episode of the Prequel Trilogy.

By Andrew Gilman -