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Star Wars: The Force Awakens Synopsis

Lucasfilm and visionary director J.J. Abrams join forces to take you back again to a galaxy far, far away as Star Wars returns to the big screen with Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

The film stars Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew and Max Von Sydow. Kathleen Kennedy, J.J. Abrams and Bryan Burk are producing with Tommy Harper and Jason McGatlin serving as executive producers. The screenplay is by Lawrence Kasdan & J.J. Abrams and Michael Arndt. Star Wars: The Force Awakens releases in U.S. theaters on December 18, 2015.

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Star Wars: Carrie Fisher's Hilarious Reason Why Leia and Han Solo Broke Up Star Wars: Carrie Fisher's Hilarious Reason Why Leia and Han Solo Broke Up
Han Solo and Leia Organa were the galaxy's it couple before they called it quits before Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Check out Carrie Fisher's reason for why they broke up in the first place.

Star Wars: Carrie Fisher's Hilarious Reason Why Leia and Han Solo Broke Up

What Star Wars 8 Will Have In Common With Empire Strikes Back, According To Adam Driver What Star Wars 8 Will Have In Common With Empire Strikes Back, According To Adam Driver
Star Wars: The Force Awakens certainly had a great deal in common with the original Star Wars film, in terms of plot and structure. It turns out that Star Wars: Episode VIII will also have some things in common with Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back, though not necessarily in the same way.

What Star Wars 8 Will Have In Common With Empire Strikes Back, According To Adam Driver

Daniel Radcliffe Explains His Harry Potter Fears With The Perfect Star Wars Analogy Daniel Radcliffe Explains His Harry Potter Fears With The Perfect Star Wars Analogy
Daniel Radcliffe spent a decade of his life playing Harry Potter and while the actor has moved on to other things, he's not completely against playing the role again one day. However, doing so would have to be under the right circumstances.

Daniel Radcliffe Explains His Harry Potter Fears With The Perfect Star Wars Analogy

Incredible Star Wars Video Shows Off The Impressive Visual Effects In The Force Awakens Incredible Star Wars Video Shows Off The Impressive Visual Effects In The Force Awakens
Movies have figured out how to put some pretty impressive things on screen. While making the impossible real is what the medium is designed to do, it doesn't mean that seeing the magic in action is any less impressive.

Incredible Star Wars Video Shows Off The Impressive Visual Effects In The Force Awakens

Star Wars: Episode 8 What We Know So Far Star Wars: Episode 8 What We Know So Far
As we do with all big upcoming blockbusters, we've thrown together a handy guide for the next chapter of the legendary sci-fi story -- utilizing all of the information that we got from The Force Awakens as well as all of the rumors and reports that have been swirling around. What do we know so far about Star Wars: Episode VIII? Read on and find out!

Star Wars: Episode 8 What We Know So Far

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Is Going To Drop New Deleted Scenes, Find Out When And Where Star Wars: The Force Awakens Is Going To Drop New Deleted Scenes, Find Out When And Where
Star Wars: The Force Awakens is about to release some new deleted scenes that weren't included on the home media release earlier this year. Find out when and where.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Is Going To Drop New Deleted Scenes, Find Out When And Where

New Star Wars Theory Actually Connects Rey To A Classic Franchise Villain New Star Wars Theory Actually Connects Rey To A Classic Franchise Villain
One Star Wars fan has analyzed the evidence at hand and formed a connection between Rey and this villain from the previous movies.

New Star Wars Theory Actually Connects Rey To A Classic Franchise Villain

What Rey's Vision In Star Wars: The Force Awakens Almost Included What Rey's Vision In Star Wars: The Force Awakens Almost Included

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Why J.J. Abrams Is Done Directing Sequels Why J.J. Abrams Is Done Directing Sequels
With the exception of Super 8, J.J. Abrams has spent the bulk of his career as a director basically continuing big screen universes.

Why J.J. Abrams Is Done Directing Sequels

The Star Wars Spinoff Movie J.J. Abrams Would Like To See Made The Star Wars Spinoff Movie J.J. Abrams Would Like To See Made
While he isn't slated to be in the director's chair for another Star Wars film anytime soon, J.J Abrams still has a pretty good idea for one of the Star Wars Stories that the franchise will spawn. Read on to see what Abrams wishes could be a Star Wars Story, and why he should get his wish.

The Star Wars Spinoff Movie J.J. Abrams Would Like To See Made

The Best Star Wars Cosplay Costumes We've Seen At Celebration Europe The Best Star Wars Cosplay Costumes We've Seen At Celebration Europe
It's just not a Star Wars event until you have run into a team of Stormtroopers who are posing for pictures alongside robed Jedi and hand-made Boba Fetts. Cosplay is an important element of any Star Wars convention, and the crowds at Star Wars Celebration in London this weekend didn't disappoint. It's very possible that the BEST costume we saw all weekend could be found early in the morning on Saturday, before all the press events went into full swing.

The Best Star Wars Cosplay Costumes We've Seen At Celebration Europe

The Problem With All The Star Wars Secrecy, According To Mark Hamill The Problem With All The Star Wars Secrecy, According To Mark Hamill
Mark Hamill was a premier panel at this year's Star Wars Celebration, being held in London. He sorrowfully shared that details about Star Wars: Episode VIII were off the table (sorry, fans) -- but he also candidly admitted to the gathered crowds his blunt opinions on intense secrecy that surrounds every Star Wars project.

The Problem With All The Star Wars Secrecy, According To Mark Hamill

When Star Wars: The Force Awakens Will Finally Air On TV When Star Wars: The Force Awakens Will Finally Air On TV
The most successful movie of 2015 is heading to the small screen. Find out how you can watch the television premiere of Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

When Star Wars: The Force Awakens Will Finally Air On TV

How Luke Skywalker Should Have Entered Star Wars: The Force Awakens, According To Mark Hamill How Luke Skywalker Should Have Entered Star Wars: The Force Awakens, According To Mark Hamill
Mark Hamill was the first presentation on Day One, and regaled Star Wars fans of all ages with his wit and colorful memory. And he said that while reading the script for The Force Awakens, he reached a key moment in the movie and thought it would be the perfect place for his dramatic entrance.

How Luke Skywalker Should Have Entered Star Wars: The Force Awakens, According To Mark Hamill

The Real Reason Han Solo Has Partnered With Chewbacca In The Star Wars Universe The Real Reason Han Solo Has Partnered With Chewbacca In The Star Wars Universe
The friendship between Han Solo and Chewbacca is the strongest in the entire Star Wars universe, but where exactly did such a bond begin? The end of the previously existing Expanded Universe erased many things from Star Wars canon, however, those gaps are now being refilled and a new book deals with the events that brought the Millennium Falcon pilots together for the first time.

The Real Reason Han Solo Has Partnered With Chewbacca In The Star Wars Universe

Here's The Deal With That Creepy General Hux From Star Wars: The Force Awakens Here's The Deal With That Creepy General Hux From Star Wars: The Force Awakens
A new Star Wars prequel novel has been released which explains a great deal about this unique character. It appears to have completely explained everything about this terrifying villain. You'd be a diabolical monster too if you had to grow up with a first name like Armitage.

Here's The Deal With That Creepy General Hux From Star Wars: The Force Awakens

James Cameron Wasn’t Impressed With Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Here’s Why James Cameron Wasn’t Impressed With Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Here’s Why
If box office numbers are anything to go by, pretty much everybody loved Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Many fans saw it more than once. James Cameron saw it at least once, as was apparently unimpressed.

James Cameron Wasn’t Impressed With Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Here’s Why

Did Ben Affleck Almost Direct A Star Wars Movie? Here's What He Says Did Ben Affleck Almost Direct A Star Wars Movie? Here's What He Says
The line of people hoping to direct a Star Wars movie likely ran pretty long, but we'll never really know who made it onto that list unless they discuss it in public. Steven Spielberg tells an interesting story of how he recruited J.J. Abrams to The Force Awakens by wining and dining Abrams' wife. (Smart move.) Now we're discovering that before Abrams signed on the dotted line, Ben Affleck might have been offered the job, only to turn it down.

Did Ben Affleck Almost Direct A Star Wars Movie? Here's What He Says

How Steven Spielberg Got JJ Abrams On Board For Star Wars: The Force Awakens How Steven Spielberg Got JJ Abrams On Board For Star Wars: The Force Awakens
J.J. Abrams ushered in a new era of Star Wars last December by directing Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and it turns out, we have Steven Spielberg to putting the whole thing in motion years back.

How Steven Spielberg Got JJ Abrams On Board For Star Wars: The Force Awakens

The Reason John Williams Wants To Keep Doing The Star Wars Music The Reason John Williams Wants To Keep Doing The Star Wars Music
The music of John Williams is as much a part of the Star Wars mythos as lightsabers and the Force. His themes have become not just the soundtrack to the movies of Steven Spielberg and George Lucas, but of Hollywood in general.

The Reason John Williams Wants To Keep Doing The Star Wars Music

Watch Princess Leia Get Her Own Hilarious Political Attack Ad Watch Princess Leia Get Her Own Hilarious Political Attack Ad
Princess Leia has secrets she doesn't want you to know about. Learn about those secrets and more in this hilarious political attack add explaining why she's the worst choice to run the New Republic.

Watch Princess Leia Get Her Own Hilarious Political Attack Ad

Why Han Solo's Big Moment Was So Painful, According To Daisy Ridley Why Han Solo's Big Moment Was So Painful, According To Daisy Ridley
The actress, who plays newcomer Rey in J.J. Abrams’ The Force Awakens, was being interviewed by The Big Issue where she opened up about Han Solo’s big moment, and the impact it had on the Star Wars community.

Why Han Solo's Big Moment Was So Painful, According To Daisy Ridley

Saturday Night Live Shares More Hilarious Failed Star Wars Auditions Saturday Night Live Shares More Hilarious Failed Star Wars Auditions
Several months ago, Saturday Night Live rolled out a skit of “celebrities” reading alongside real-life Star Wars: The Force Awakens stars Daisy Ridley and John Boyega. The skit went over so well, they’ve now decided to release additional footage of celebs being weird, and SNL players doing their best impressions.

Saturday Night Live Shares More Hilarious Failed Star Wars Auditions

New Theory Suggests That Star Wars: The Force Awakens Suffered Due To This Classic Character New Theory Suggests That Star Wars: The Force Awakens Suffered Due To This Classic Character
If you could remove one classic character from the Star Wars trilogy from the entire experience of The Force Awakens, who would it be? Read on to see which character this new theory suggests should have sat our the last Star Wars movie.

New Theory Suggests That Star Wars: The Force Awakens Suffered Due To This Classic Character

The New Star Wars Vinyl Reveals A Cool Secret When You Play It The New Star Wars Vinyl Reveals A Cool Secret When You Play It
Star Wars: The Force Awakens' vinyl doesn't just play John Williams' epic score for the film, but it also includes a hologram of the Millennium Falcon. And it looks amazing.

The New Star Wars Vinyl Reveals A Cool Secret When You Play It

New Star Wars Theory Connects Rey To Yet Another The Force Awakens Character New Star Wars Theory Connects Rey To Yet Another The Force Awakens Character
A brand new Star Wars theory regarding the lineage of Daisy Ridley's Rey has emerged. But this one actually has some credence, as some hard evidence has come into play to support it.

New Star Wars Theory Connects Rey To Yet Another The Force Awakens Character

Beauty And The Beast Has Topped Star Wars In One Important Poll Beauty And The Beast Has Topped Star Wars In One Important Poll
Yesterday, Disney released the first teaser trailer for their live action Beauty and the Beast remake, and this preview just broke an important record.

Beauty And The Beast Has Topped Star Wars In One Important Poll

Chewbacca Mom Just Got An Awesome Star Wars Surprise, Watch It Now Chewbacca Mom Just Got An Awesome Star Wars Surprise, Watch It Now
Now, Rian Johnson, it’s your turn. Find a cameo role for Candace Payne. Put her in a Stormtrooper suit. Make her laugh at the very end of the scene. It’s the least you can do.

Chewbacca Mom Just Got An Awesome Star Wars Surprise, Watch It Now

Don't Expect These Two Star Wars Characters To Get Romantically Involved In Episode VIII Don't Expect These Two Star Wars Characters To Get Romantically Involved In Episode VIII
One of the most talked about aspects of the new Star Wars trilogy is romance. John Boyega recently opened up regarding this possibility in Episode VIII.

Don't Expect These Two Star Wars Characters To Get Romantically Involved In Episode VIII

Star Wars Just Took Its Most Definitive Stance Yet On That Popular Snoke Rumor Star Wars Just Took Its Most Definitive Stance Yet On That Popular Snoke Rumor
When Star Warsfans aren’t busy arguing about the possible parentage of Rey, they turn their attention to other questions. Like exactly who is this Supreme Leader Snoke guy?

Star Wars Just Took Its Most Definitive Stance Yet On That Popular Snoke Rumor

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