Ha! Love this!
When the first Star Wars movies came out, trailers were very different.
Not only were they only shown in theaters — so you had to go to the movies just to find out what movies were coming out — they used to require an epic-voiced trailer guy to tell you how cool everything was.
So the folks at ScreenCrush decided to show us what it would be like if Episode VIII had come out way back then. They even aged up the footage to make it look antique!
It’s hilarious… but also pretty awesome!
Ch-ch-check out the 1982-style trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi (below)!
By they way, here’s the 1982 trailer for Return Of The Jedi that inspired the vintage look and sound: