Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Poster
Release Date
Director
Writers
  • Lawrence Kasdan
  • J.J. Abrams
  • Michael Arndt
  • George Lucas
Cast

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First Star Wars: Forces of Destiny Animated Short Reunites Rey and BB-8

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The Force Awakens Ending That Mark Hamill Wanted

The Force Awakens Ending That Mark Hamill Wanted

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Did The Force Awakens Reveal Han Solo's Real Name?

Did The Force Awakens Reveal Han Solo's Real Name?

A new fan theory claims that Han Solo's real name has been hiding in plain sight all along in Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

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C-3PO Underwent a Major Change Before Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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How Rey Star Wars Toys Changed the Action Figure Industry

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What Lead to Han and Leia's Break-Up in The Force Awakens?

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How Darth Maul Ties Into Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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Force Awakens Already Revealed True Identity of The Last Jedi

Force Awakens Already Revealed True Identity of The Last Jedi

A Reddit user guessed the title of Star Wars: The Last Jedi over a year ago, which is actually revealed in the Force Awakens opening crawl.

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Chewbacca Rips Off Unkar Plutt's Arm in Force Awakens Deleted Scene

Chewbacca Rips Off Unkar Plutt's Arm in Force Awakens Deleted Scene

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The Force Awakens Deleted Scene Shows Carrie Fisher's Leia at Her Best

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Michael Fassbender Was Wanted for Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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Are Rey's Parents Revealed in Star Wars: The Force Awakens After All?

Are Rey's Parents Revealed in Star Wars: The Force Awakens After All?

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Watch Bill Hader & Ben Schwartz Give Voice to BB-8 in Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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Spielberg Suggested These 2 Big Changes in Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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J.J. Abrams Explains Rey's Flashback in Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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Chewbacca Vs. Unkar Plutt in New Star Wars: The Force Awakens Deleted Scene

Chewbacca Vs. Unkar Plutt in New Star Wars: The Force Awakens Deleted Scene

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