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.


Rian Johnson


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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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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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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Did You Know?


Joaquin Phoenix turned down the role that eventually went to Benicio Del Toro. See more »


In the first shot of the scene where Luke talks to R2-D2 on the Millennium Falcon, R2-D2's head turns towards Luke. In the next reverse shot it is still facing away, then turns around again in the next shot. See more »


[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

The stars that form the backdrop for the end credits are exactly the same stars as the stars from the backdrop for the end credits of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016). 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 »


References The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) See more »


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Kathy calls Rian
16 June 2021 | by jj-hackSee all my reviews

Kathy: Hi Rian, it's Kathy

Rian: Hey, how is JJ?

Kathy: He got off the couch and went out for a smoke

Rian: don't mention my name to him

Kathy: too late.

Rian: Like whatever

Kathy: Anyway. I want you to 'direct' a movie for me.

Rian: $$$sure! I have nothing on my plate.

Kathy: We need to make it, er, 'special'.

Rian: I have just the thing. Let's find a fat East Asian girl.

Kathy: Xtreeeeeeeeeeme, dude!

Rian: and then pair her with a black man. Just so we make it way out there. Then, we will promote an interracial romance with impossible characters.

Kathy: and I want more womYn.

Rian: I got ur back! Female admiral. Female captain, female boss and then some villain so we can also put a dude in there.

Kathy: Great. I knew you would stink it up the right way! I work for Disney after all!

Rian: Gotcha gurrrl! I will also add Mary Poppins.

Kathy: I'll have my boy toy JJ fax over the contract now. You have me so moist and excited.

Rian: Mutha! I have a job!! By the way, what is this film anyway (not that it's important)?

Kathy: Star Wars.

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Release Date:

15 December 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi See more »


Box Office


$317,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$220,009,584, 17 December 2017

Gross USA:


Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

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Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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