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 the scavenger Rey are caught up in the Resistance's search for the missing Luke Skywalker.
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Rathtars, the creatures Han is transporting when he and Chewie find the Millennium Falcon, share an ancestry with the Sarlacc from Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983).
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 ...
During the tracking shot where the Resistance base is preparing to launch the attack against the Starkiller, two pilots can be seen running across the screen from the foreground to the background. As the shot continues, the two pilots can still be seen running in the distance, but they are headed to an empty part of the airfield (where no special effects or prop vehicles were set up).
The stars that form the backdrop for the end credits are exactly the same stars as in the beginning of the movie.
The end credits music is slightly different on the Blu-Ray version of the film - we get to hear a bit more of Rey's theme than what we heard in the theatrical version.
£34,011,849 (UK) (20 December 2015)
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