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Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker (2019)

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The surviving members of the resistance face the First Order once again, and the legendary conflict between the Jedi and the Sith reaches its peak bringing the Skywalker saga to its end.

Director:

J.J. Abrams

Writers:

Chris Terrio (screenplay by), J.J. Abrams (screenplay by) | 5 more credits »
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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 9 wins & 37 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Carrie Fisher ... Leia Organa (archive footage)
Mark Hamill ... Luke Skywalker / Boolio (voice) (as Patrick Williams)
Adam Driver ... Kylo Ren
Daisy Ridley ... Rey
John Boyega ... Finn
Oscar Isaac ... Poe Dameron
Anthony Daniels ... C-3PO
Naomi Ackie ... Jannah
Domhnall Gleeson ... General Hux
Richard E. Grant ... General Pryde
Lupita Nyong'o ... Maz Kanata
Keri Russell ... Zorii Bliss
Joonas Suotamo ... Chewbacca
Kelly Marie Tran ... Rose Tico
Ian McDiarmid ... Emperor Palpatine

Who Nearly Starred in the New 'Star Wars' Trilogy?

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Storyline

While the First Order continues to ravage the galaxy, Rey finalizes her training as a Jedi. But danger suddenly rises from the ashes as the evil Emperor Palpatine mysteriously returns from the dead. While working with Finn and Poe Dameron to fulfill a new mission, Rey will not only face Kylo Ren once more, but she will also finally discover the truth about her parents as well as a deadly secret that could determine her future and the fate of the ultimate final showdown that is to come. Written by Blazer346

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No one's ever really gone. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Trivia

Kef Bir is one of the nine moons in the Endor system. This oceanic world remains in the shadow of the Forest Moon. At the Battle of Endor, the Empire was brought to its knees after the destruction of the second Death Star. See more »

Goofs

The original Death Star is supposed to be over 100 km in diameter, and yet when the wreckage is found it visually appears to be much smaller. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Emperor Palpatine: At last. Snoke trained you well.
Kylo Ren: I killed Snoke. I'll kill you.
Emperor Palpatine: My boy, I made Snoke. I have been every voice...
Snoke: ..you have ever heard..
Darth Vader: ...inside your head.
Emperor Palpatine: The First Order was just the beginning. I will give you so much more.
Kylo Ren: You'll die first.
Emperor Palpatine: I've died before. The dark side of the Force is a pathway to many abilities some consider to be... unnatural.
Kylo Ren: What could you give me?
[...]
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Soundtracks

Oma's Place
Written, Produced, and Performed by Ricky Tinez and J.J. Abrams
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User Reviews

An Incalculably Wonderful Film
16 February 2020 | by jrjpjcrdSee all my reviews

It is amazing what madame Kennedy And JJ have done. This film is great.

Shareholders are bound to be delighted yet again and of course the EPS and Quarterly outlook are showing a noticeable uptick. The cashflow is well above Wall Street guidance and the positive outlook allows us to invest the proceedings in slightly more risky vehicles like BRICS stock and of course secondary T-Bills.

fantastic stuff. Well done, JJ, Daisy and the interchangeable other guy. Whatever his name is. Keep up the good work. See you next week at 10:00 so we discuss the launch of the new trilogy. I may be a couple of minutes late because I am on a call with China to place the orders for and forecast our toy order.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 December 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Star Wars: Episode IX See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$275,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$177,383,864, 22 December 2019

Gross USA:

$515,202,542

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,074,144,248
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Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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