Gearing up for Cinco de Mayo, Starwars.com offers up memories of the 1977 Star Wars opening in Mexico from Saśl Arellano Montoro. Check out the editor's note below...
"This article first appeared in the June, 2002 issue of Universo Star Wars, the magazine of the Official Star Wars Fan Club in Mexico. Written by then managing editor of the magazine, Saśl Arellano Montoro now freelances as a movie analyst -- see his web magazine here -- and wrote this piece commemorating the 25th anniversary of Star Wars in Mexico. The following is a selection of translated excerpts from his original story, titled "It's been 25 years since Star Wars...and it only seems like yesterday". For other content about the Mexican Star Wars experience, see this link here.)"
Check out the feature, "Star Wars Memories from Mexico, " right here.
In addition, the main site has started a five-part series focusing on Mexican collectibles. Click here for the first installment on Vinolos Romay banks.