Star Wars - Episode I, The Phantom Menace (Widescreen Edition)




Dolby Digital 5.1 EX, Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround






Twentieth Century Fox

Release Date

May 19, 1999

DVD Release

October 16, 2001








George Lucas


Edition Details Cast
Color, Closed-captioned, THX, Widescreen, Dolby
  Commentary by writer-director George Lucas, producer Rick McCallum, editor Ben Burtt, animation director Rob Coleman, and visual effects supervisors John Knoll, Dennis Muren, and Scott Squires
  Exclusive deleted-scenes documentary features seven new sequences completed just for this DVD release: Complete Podrace Grid Sequence, Extended Podrace Lap Two, The Waterfall Sequence, The Air Taxi Sequence, Dawn Before the Race, Anakin's Scuffle with Greedo, Farewell to Jira
  "The Beginning: Making Episode I," an all-new hour-long documentary film culled from over 600 hours of footage, including an insider's look at Lucasfilm and ILM during the production
  Multi-angle storyboard to animatic to film segment featuring the Submarine and Podrace Lap 1 sequences
  Five featurettes explore the storyline, design, costumes, visual effects, and fight sequences
  Award-winning twelve-part Web documentary series that chronicles the production
  "Duel of the Fates" music video featuring John Williams
  Never-before-seen production photo gallery with special caption feature
  Theatrical posters and print campaign from around the world
  Theatrical teaser and launch trailers, and seven TV spots
  "Star Wars: Starfighter - The Making of a Game" featurette from LucasArts
  DVD-ROM weblink to exclusive Star Wars content
  Number of discs: 2
Liam NeesonQui-Gon Jinn
Ewan McGregorObi-Wan Kenobi
Natalie PortmanQueen Padmé Naberrie Amidala
Jake LloydAnakin Skywalker
Pernilla AugustShmi Skywalker
Frank OzYoda
Ian McDiarmidSen. Cos Palpatine/Darth Sidious
Oliver Ford DaviesGov. Sio Bibble
Hugh QuarshieCapt. Panaka
Ahmed BestJar Jar Binks
Anthony DanielsC-3PO
Kenny BakerR2-D2
Terence StampChancellor Finis Valorum
Brian BlessedBoss Nass
Andrew SecombeWatto
Ray ParkDarth Maul
Lewis MacleodSebulba
Steven SpiersCapt. Tarpals
Silas CarsonViceroy Nute Gunray/Ki-Adi-Mundi/Lott Dodd/Radiant VII Pilot
Ralph BrownRic Olié
Celia ImrieFighter Pilot Bravo 5
Benedict TaylorFighter Pilot Bravo 2
Clarence SmithFighter Pilot Bravo 3
Karol Cristina da SilvaRabé
Samuel L. JacksonMace Windu
Dominic WestPalace guard
Liz WilsonEirtaé
Candice OrwellYané
Sofia CoppolaSaché
Keira KnightleySabé (queen's decoy)
Bronagh GallagherRadiant VII captain
John FensomTC-14
Greg ProopsBeed
Scott CapurroFode
Margaret TownerJira
Dhruv ChanchaniKitster
Oliver WalpoleSeek
Jenna GreenAmee
Megan UdallMelee
Hassani ShapiEeth Koth
Gin ClarkeAdi Gallia
Khan BonfilsSaesee Tiin
Michelle TaylorYarael Poof
Michaela CottrellEven Piell
Dipika O'Neill JotiDepa Billaba
Phil EasonYaddle
Mark CoulierAks Moe
Katherine SmeeYoda Puppeteer
Donald AustenYoda puppeteer
David GreenawayYoda puppeteer
Lindsay DuncanTC-14
Peter SerafinowiczDarth Maul
James TaylorRune Haako
Chris SandersDaultay Dofine
Toby LongworthSen. Lott Dodd/Gragra
Marc SilkAks Moe
TygerTey How
Warwick DavisWald/Pod race spectator/Mos Espa Citizen
C. Michael EastonPod race spectator
John EllisPod race spectator
Ira FeiedmanNaboo courier
Joss GowerNaboo fighter pilot
Raymond GriffithsGONK Droid
Nathan HamillPod race spectator/Naboo palace guard
John KnollLt. Rya Kirsch (Bravo 4)/Flag bearer
Dan MadsenKaadu handler
Rick McCallumNaboo courier
Alan RuscoePlo Koon
Steve SansweetNaboo courier
Jeff ShayPod race spectator
Christian SimpsonBravo 6
Paul Martin SmithNaboo courier
Jerome BlakeRune Haako/Mas Amedda/Oppo Rancisis/Orn Free Taa
Danny WagnerMawhonic
Dwayne WilliamsNaboo courier
Matthew WoodBib Fortuna/Voice of Ody Mandrell
Bob WoodsNaboo courier
Ben BurttNaboo Courier
Doug ChiangFlag bearer
Rob ColemanPod race spectator
Roman CoppolaSenate guard
Nifa HindesAnn Gella
Nishan HindesTann Gella
Madison LloydPrincess Ellie
Michonne BourriagueAurra Sing
Amy AllenTwi'Lek Senatorial Aide (DVD deleted scenes)