PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Three decades after the Empire's defeat, a new threat arises in the militant First Order. Stormtrooper defector Finn and spare parts scavenger Rey are caught up in the Resistance's search for the missing Luke Skywalker.
This film takes place approximately sixty-four years after the events of Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999). "The Phantom Menace" took place ten years before Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002), Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005) started three years after that, and Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) takes place seventeen years after "Revenge of the Sith". There is a three-year gap ... ...
Lor San Tekka:
This will begin to make things right. I've traveled too far and seen too much to ignore the despair in the galaxy. Without the Jedi, there can be no balance in the Force.
Poe Dameron: Well, because of you, now we have a chance. The General's been after this for ...
When BB-8 is following Rey down the stairs as she is being called to Luke's light saber, there are well over a dozen stairs, but the sound effect of BB-8 clanging onto each step does not match the number of stairs in the corridor. The sound simply fades out, as we are hearing Rey's perspective, as her focus shifts, the sounds around her fade away and she simply didn't notice BB-8 continuing down behind her.
The stars that form the backdrop for the end credits are exactly the same stars as in the beginning of the movie.
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Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
The Dark Knight Rises
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Avengers: Age of Ultron
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
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