Color photograph of Princess Leia bending down toward R2D2.
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The scene depicted here is from the 1977 film Star Wars, A New Hope and shows Princess Leia Organa (Carrie Fisher) entrusting her droid R2D2 (Kenny Baker) with secret plans for the dreaded Death Star battle station. Leia tasks R2D2 with finding Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi on the nearby planet of Tatooine and records the iconic, “You are our only hope” message.
Star Wars, released by 20th Century Fox, became a cultural touchstone and spawned a phenomenal amount of ancillary products, television shows, and movies. To date, there nine films in the original movie series, as well as two standalone feature films and an animated movie.
This particular button is unlicensed “bootleg” material produced by Heritage/Star Trek Galore.