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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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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

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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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

Mark Hamill and Rian Johnson revealed at a BAFTA screening that Hamill asked to play a CG character in addition to his role as Luke Skywalker, saying that he had done it before (he had previously done CGI work for the computer game Squadron 42 (which is the separate solo campaign of Star Citizen)). In the film he plays Dobbu Scay, the character who puts money inside BB-8 in the Casino scenes. See more »

Goofs

During the conversation between Kylo and Rey, the distance between their faces varies. 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

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 »


Soundtracks

The Long Goodbye
Written by Johnny Mercer, John Williams
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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:

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

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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:

$1,332,539,889
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Technical Specs

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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