The story told in the six Star Wars movies covers a 36 year time period. In the Star Wars lexicon the timeline is designated by it's relation to the Battle of Yavin. A year is either BBY (Before the Battle of Yavin) or ABY (After the Battle of Yavin.) And for those who don't remember, the Battle of Yavin was when the Rebel Alliance and Luke Skywalker use the stolen schematics to destroy the Death Star in the space around their headquarters on the fourth moon of Yavin.
There are 6 Star Wars Movies are there the original 3 (made in the 80′s – Episode 4, 5, & 6) and than the new ones George Lucas just made in the past several years (Episode 1, 2 & 3) .
Many people believed that the sequel would not be as good as Star Wars but audiences didn't think so. took in 6.4 million dollars of the weekend of May 21, . It was also considered the darkest Star Wars movie ever until was released. However, its gross in the U.S. ended at 290 million dollars making it the lowest grossing movie ever.