30 Best 'Star Wars' Moments

From jaw-dropping lightsaber duels to last-minute rescues, we count down the saga's most unforgettable may-the-Force-be-with-you scenes

12. Asteroid Flight ('The Empire Strikes Back')

Perhaps the single most white-knuckle, gasp-and-hide-your-eyes moment in the entire series comes when Han Solo tries to shake off Imperial ships by flying the Falcon through an asteroid field. Huge hunks of stone cascade all around the ship as it dives and darts through the field, avoiding destruction dozens of times and keeping the audience on the edge of its collective seat.

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