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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.

Director:

Rian Johnson

Writers:

Rian Johnson, George Lucas (based on characters created by)
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Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 25 wins & 98 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mark Hamill ... Luke Skywalker / Dobbu Scay
Carrie Fisher ... Leia Organa
Adam Driver ... Kylo Ren
Daisy Ridley ... Rey
John Boyega ... Finn
Oscar Isaac ... Poe Dameron
Andy Serkis ... Snoke
Lupita Nyong'o ... Maz Kanata
Domhnall Gleeson ... General Hux
Anthony Daniels ... C-3PO
Gwendoline Christie ... Captain Phasma
Kelly Marie Tran ... Rose Tico
Laura Dern ... Vice Admiral Holdo
Benicio Del Toro ... DJ
Frank Oz ... Yoda (voice)

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Storyline

Jedi Master-in-hiding Luke Skywalker unwillingly attempts to guide young hopeful Rey in the ways of the force, while Leia, former princess turned general, attempts to lead what is left of the Resistance away from the ruthless tyrannical grip of the First Order. Written by Danny Moniz

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Let the Past Die See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Trivia

As of August 27th 2019, this movie has an IMDb rating of 7,1, making it the seventh among live-action Star Wars films. It's preceded by Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) (IMDb rating 8,7), Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) (8,6), Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983) (8,3), Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) (8), Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) (7,8) and Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005) (7,5) and followed by Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) (7), Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002) (6,6) and Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999). See more »

Goofs

When Finn is trying to board the escape pod, he places his bag outside of the pod. When Rose stuns him into the pod, his bag is inside. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Resistance Evacuation Officer: We're not clear yet. There are still 30 pallets of cannon shells in C bunker.
Lieutenant Connix: Forget the munitions, there's no time. Just get everyone on the transports.
[Star Destroyers appear]
Lieutenant Connix: Oh, no.
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Crazy Credits

In loving memory of our princess, Carrie Fisher. See more »

Alternate Versions

The home video releases (both physical and digital) include a version with an isolated score. It is accessible through the Movies Anywhere app. See more »

Connections

Referenced in AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: The Sequel of Life (2020) See more »

Soundtracks

Aquarela Do Brasil
Written by Ary Barroso
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User Reviews

 
disappointment around every corner
26 August 2019 | by andrew_cusackSee all my reviews

I tried really hard to like the movie. I failed.

and then i remembered do or do not, there is no try.

I do not like this movie.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 December 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$317,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$220,009,584, 17 December 2017

Gross USA:

$620,181,382

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,332,697,499
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Technical Specs

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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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