’90s News Footage of Star Wars Fans Reacting to the Premiere of ‘Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace’

To celebrate the upcoming release of the next Star Wars film, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, YouTube channel Funny Local News compiled this hilariously cringeworthy footage of local news reporters interviewing Star Wars superfans before and after they experienced the May 19th, 1999 premiere of Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace, the first installment in the Star Wars prequel trilogy.

[Funny Local News]