You might have noticed the hints surrounding the long-time friendship between the characters of Baze Malbus (Jiang Wen) and Chirrut Imwe (Donnie Yen) in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, with their humorous bantering about past exploits battling the Empire and reference to the Force-bound "Guardians of the Whills."
Han Solo is dead. In Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens , he is stabbed through the heart by his own son, Rylo Ken, and it is the game-changing event of director J.J. Abrams's inaugural spin on the franchise.
If you've seen Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (and by now, you probably have), it probably left you with one big question: Just who are the parents of Rey, the new character played by Daisy Ridley? Suffice to say that if you haven't seen it yet, you should probably quit reading this in favor of something less spoilery.
In 2012, The Walt Disney Company acquired Lucasfilm for $4.06 billion and announced three new Star Wars films; the first film of that trilogy, Star Wars: The Force Awakens , was released on December 18, 2015.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens was released to audiences in 44 international territories this Friday and the movie has already started breaking box office records. Analysts suggest that Jurassic World's opening weekend record will also be beaten come Monday.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens - Comic-Con 2015 Reel
Fans at San Diego Comic-Con's Hall H were treated to a special look behind the scenes of Star Wars: The Force Awakens by director J.J. Abrams, producer and Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy and writer Lawrence Kasdan.
Maybe you've heard the story of the first Star Wars Christmas, and maybe you haven't. Maybe you know about the mail-in certificates, and maybe you don't. Either way, the story is worth telling and retelling because for all that the future holds for the Disney era of George Lucas's creations, the first Christmas is the only Star Wars Christmas that will ever be defined by one "brilliant" idea - and zero action figures.