Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Poster
Release Date
December 18th, 2015
Director
Writers
  • Lawrence Kasdan
  • J.J. Abrams
  • Michael Arndt
  • George Lucas
Cast
Official Sites
starwars.com, theforceawakens.com

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Star Wars Fan Recreates Canceled Force Awakens Star Destroyer Crash

Star Wars Fan Recreates Canceled Force Awakens Star Destroyer Crash

One enterprising fan has animated the storyboarded Star Destroyer scene from Star Wars: The Force Awakens that J.J. Abrams deleted from the movie.

B. Alan Orange

Force Awakens Ending Almost Made a Huge Mistake Leading Into Last Jedi

Force Awakens Ending Almost Made a Huge Mistake Leading Into Last Jedi

Mark Hamill shares a major change that had to happen in the original Force Awakens for The Last Jedi to make sense.

Kevin Burwick

How George Lucas Influenced and Inspired the New Star Wars Movies

How George Lucas Influenced and Inspired the New Star Wars Movies

Lucasfilm Executive Pablo Hidalgo explains George Lucas' role in helping create The Force Awakens and The Last Jedi.

Kevin Burwick

13 Ways The Last Jedi Crushes The Force Awakens

13 Ways The Last Jedi Crushes The Force Awakens

Rian Johnson's Last Jedi learned from the mistakes of The Force Awakens to become one of the best sequels in the Star Wars franchise.

Kevin Burwick

10 Star Wars: The Force Awakens Facts You Never Knew

10 Star Wars: The Force Awakens Facts You Never Knew

Before you see The Last Jedi learn about all the hidden secrets in the first chapter of the Star Wars trilogy The Force Awakens.

Ryan J. Downey

Force Awakens Ending Was Changed at the Last Minute

Force Awakens Ending Was Changed at the Last Minute

Mark Hamill reveals that J.J. Abrams had a different ending in mind for Star Wars: The Force Awakens but it was changed abruptly.

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Daisy Ridley Hated Her Performance in The Force Awakens

Daisy Ridley Hated Her Performance in The Force Awakens

Daisy Ridley reveals in a new interview that she doesn't think she did a good job portraying Rey in Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

Brian Gallagher

The Last Jedi Won't Answer Every Force Awakens Question

The Last Jedi Won't Answer Every Force Awakens Question

Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy doesn't want fans to expect all lingering Force Awakens question to be revealed in Star Wars 8.

Ryan Scott

David Fincher Apologizes to Adam Driver for Negative Star Wars Comments

David Fincher Apologizes to Adam Driver for Negative Star Wars Comments

David Fincher didn't think that Adam Driver would make a good villain in Star Wars way back in 2014.

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Carrie Fisher's Daughter Almost Played Rey in Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Carrie Fisher's Daughter Almost Played Rey in Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Does Billie Lourd's latest revelation about the new Star Wars franchise hint at Leia being Rey's Mom?

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New Star Wars Knights of Ren Concept Art Leaks

New Star Wars Knights of Ren Concept Art Leaks

Some never-before-seen Star Wars concept art featuring the Knights of Ren has leaked online.

Ryan Scott

Why Is Rey Still Missing from the Star Wars Monopoly Game?

Why Is Rey Still Missing from the Star Wars Monopoly Game?

After promising that Rey would be added to the most recent version of Star Wars Monopoly over a year ago, Hasbro has not done it yet.

Kevin Burwick

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

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

The first episode of Star Wars: Forces of Destiny has arrived early, offering new insight into BB-8 and Rey's Force Awakens journey.

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The Force Awakens Ending That Mark Hamill Wanted

The Force Awakens Ending That Mark Hamill Wanted

Mark Hamill had his own idea on how Star Wars: The Force Awakens should have ended, which would have had the original characters reunite.

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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.

B. Alan Orange

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

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

C-3PO's red arm isn't the only thing different about the protocol droid in the new Star Wars trilogy.

Ryan Scott

How Rey Star Wars Toys Changed the Action Figure Industry

How Rey Star Wars Toys Changed the Action Figure Industry

Daisy Ridley's character Rey from Star Wars: The Force Awakens had an impact that reached far beyond a galaxy far, far away and changed the toy industry in a big way.

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

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

The upcoming Star Wars book Aftermath: Empire's End will mark the beginning of the end for Han Solo and General Leia.

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How Darth Maul Ties Into Star Wars: The Force Awakens

How Darth Maul Ties Into Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Darth Maul has an interesting connection to some of the events that play out between Han Solo and Chewbacca in 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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