May The 4th Be With You: Village Cinemas celebrates iconic trilogies on the big screen

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May The 4th Be With You: Village Cinemas celebrates iconic trilogies on the big screen

Words by Staff Writer

Across two days next weekend, Village Cinemas will transport you to a galaxy far, far away to celebrate Star Wars Day.

Village Cinemas is celebrating one of the biggest movie franchises by taking over the big screens for back-to-back-to-back chronological screenings of both the Original Star Wars Trilogy and Prequel Star Wars Trilogy on Star Wars Day Saturday 4 May and the following day Sunday 5 May 2024.

With sessions at all Victorian Village Cinemas locations, the force of the powerful space series is set to send you into hyperspace.

Star Wars at Village Cinemas

  • When: Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 May 2024
  • Where: All Victorian Village Cinemas locations; Airport West, Bendigo, Crown, Doncaster, Fountain Gate, Geelong, Jam Factory, Karingal, Knox, M-City, Morwell, Plenty Valley, Rivoli, Southland and Sunshine.
  • Tickets: Starting from $40.50 for Vrewards

Stay up to date with what’s happening in and around the region here.


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The Luke Skywalker meets Darth Vader George Lucas trilogy of Episode 1 through 3, A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back and The Return of The Jedi, will be screening in remastered 4k on Saturday 4 May from 1pm across all Village Cinemas.

The following day you can sit through the ultimate villain origin story of the legendary Darth Vader with the prequel trilogy of The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones and Revenge of the Sith.

If a 382-minute marathon is not your style, Village Cinemas is also screening Star Wars: Episode 1 – The Phantom Menace from May 2 – 5 in all Victorian locations to mark the 25th anniversary of when the space saga all began.

You can find more information on the Star Wars Trilogy Marathons, locations, and ticketing here.