Wednesday, 13 December, 2017

Behind-the-scenes look at new Star Wars film

Freda Brock | 17 July, 2017, 17:35

This weekend, Disney broke the internet on numerous occasions with anticipated reveals from their upcoming slate at the Disney D23 Expo, including Avengers: Infinity War, Mary Poppins Returns and a little sci-fi movie named Star Wars: The Last Jedi. "A lot of running, a lot of shooting", Boyega said of Finn, who had been wounded by Kylo Ren (Adam Driver) and separated from Rey (Daisy Ridley) as she left to look for Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens". We have some sense of what Rey wants from Luke.

With the fast approaching mid-December release of The Last Jedi, Disney has proven itself to be effective in keeping information vague regarding the details about the movie.

The director of "The Last Jedi", Rian Johnson, went to Skellig Michael with his cast in September 2015. "I think my ears have now gotten used to it, but the experience of it all. you never get used to it", he explained.

China's economic growth remains stable at 6.9% in the second quarter
Fixed asset investment gained 8.6 percent on year - unchanged from the previous month and beating forecasts for 8.5 percent. Likewise, retail sales growth accelerated to 11% in June from 10.7% in May, while growth was expected to ease to 10.6%.

However, the most impactful part of the footage is the closing line from the late Carrie Fisher at the end, "It's about family, and that's what's so powerful about it".

Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the second installment of the third set of Star Wars trilogies is set to open in theaters December 13, 2017.

Given that one aspect of our jobs here at The A.V. Club is to watch pretty much everything that comes out around major film franchises and figure out, "Is this any good?", it's pretty easy to get jaded about the bigger ones.

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