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Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi (2017)

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Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares for battle with the First Order.

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Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares for battle with the First Order.

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Rated PG-13 for sequences of sci-fi action and violence. | See all certifications »

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15 December 2017 (USA)  »

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The Last Jedi  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$220,009,584, 17 December 2017, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$604,273,911, 21 January 2018

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,296,284,476, 21 January 2018
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2.39 : 1
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According to stunt coordinator Liang Yang, the lightsaber movements Daisy Ridley performed usually take three days to learn. However, Ridley was able to learn them in only one and a half hours. See more »

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At some point, Rey cries and tears are running down her face. The line of her left tear disappears and reappears between the shots. See more »

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[opening title card]
Opening Crawl: The FIRST ORDER reigns. Having decimated the peaceful Republic, Supreme Leader Snoke now deploys his merciless legions to seize military control of the galaxy.
Opening Crawl: Only General Leia Organa's band of RESISTANCE fighters stand against the rising tyranny, certain that Jedi Master Luke Skywalker will return and restore a spark of hope to the fight.
Opening Crawl: But the Resistance has been exposed. As the First Order speeds toward the rebel base, the brave heroes mount a desperate escape...
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Dumbest plot in a long, long time
21 December 2017 | by See all my reviews

I can't really get into what's bad with this movie without dropping a ton of spoilers, but let me put it this way: a friend of mine went to see this before I did, and when I asked him how it was he hesitated, then said "it's just a superhero series now". He was more right than I ever could have known.

The plot is stupid and is full of moments where my friends and I looked at each other and said "wait, what?". There are sequences in this movie that simply do not need to exist and provide literally nothing to the story. The technology, previously something I always thought was neat about Star Wars, is genuinely dumb and makes zero sense (why do big laser bolts in space arc like artillery?). I am ashamed to have paid money for this and as a long-time Star Wars fan it hurts to see just how dead the franchise I love really is.

All that said, the special effects look and sound great, and it was fun to see Mark Hamill acting again. Other than that this movie is a disgrace not just to the franchise but to anyone with a brain. Stupid, stupid, stupid.


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