Tag : Star Wars: The Force Awakens
It was director J.J. Abrams himself who decided to pass on directorial duties for "Star Wars Episode VIII" to his good friend Rian Johnson. But even though it was a personal decision to let go of the franchise, Abrams cannot help but feel jealous of all the fun Johnson will have directing the eighth…
'Star Wars Episode IX' Director Colin Trevorrow Promises To Provide 'Satisfying' Answers to Questions About Rey
Daisy Ridley's character Rey in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" really invigorated the franchise, and her familial ties has become the subject of a lot of interest for avid fans. Is she really the daughter of Han Solo (Harrison Ford) and General Leia (Carrie Fisher), therefore making Kylo Ren (Adam D… One of the things that relieved "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" star John Boyega after the film was released was that he is finally able to talk about spoilers concerning J.J. Abrams' masterpiece. Probably the biggest question concerning the "Star Wars" franchise nowadays is: Who will be the next Han Solo? With J.J. Abrams' "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" breaking box office records left and right, people are already buzzing about the film's chances of winning an Oscar this year. Despite the success met by Disney's December hit movie "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," original helmer George Lucas, who sold the franchise several years ago is not a fan of the movie. As ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ continues to smash records in the world box office and has just passed the $1 billion mark, J.J. Abrams’ latest film might triumph over ‘Avatar’ as the world’s highest-grossing movie in history. It seems like George Lucas just can't seem to let the "Star Wars" franchise go even after he sold it for a whopping $4 billion to Disney. Mark Hamill's Luke Skywalker is only seen briefly in J.J. Abrams' "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," even though his character remained a central part of the storyline. Director J.J. Abrams did a fantastic job with "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," and fans are surely going to rave about the film for many more years to come. Given the recent release of Disney's "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" and its impressive box office success, a lot of "Star Wars Battlefront" gamers are wondering if the game will get a DLC based on the new film. But, according to a confirmation from developers EA and Dice, it seems "Battlefront" will… Director J.J. Abrams managed to reinvigorate the "Star Wars" franchise with lots of new characters and a compelling storyline, and one such character is Lupita Nyong'o's Maz Kanata. "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" did a fantastic job in introducing new characters to the franchise, such as Daisy Ridley's Rey. Audiences warmed up to her character immediately, and as the story unfolded, the question of her parentage loomed even more. For those who are wondering why Lupita Nyong'o's character Maz Kanata in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" had very little screen presence, director J.J. Abrams has a pretty good explanation. When the character of Poe Dameron was first pitched to Oscar Isaac, he was told by director J.J. Abrams that he would portray an amazing fighter pilot who has done some pretty incredible things to fight what is left of the Empire.