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Star Wars: Das Erwachen der Macht (2015)

Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (original title)
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Three decades after the Empire's defeat, a new threat arises in the militant First Order. Stormtrooper defector Finn and spare parts scavenger Rey are caught up in the Resistance's search for the missing Luke Skywalker.

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Storyline

30 years after the defeat of Darth Vader and the Empire, Rey, a scavenger from the planet Jakku, finds a BB-8 droid that knows the whereabouts of the long lost Luke Skywalker. Rey, as well as a rogue stormtrooper and two smugglers, are thrown into the middle of a battle between the Resistance and the daunting legions of the First Order. Written by Noah White

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The force is calling to you. Just let it in. See more »


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Release Date:

17 December 2015 (Germany)  »

Also Known As:

Star Wars: Das Erwachen der Macht  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$245,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$247,966,675, 20 December 2015, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$936,662,225

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,068,178,225
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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Kylo Ren's lightsaber blade is the first whose energy blade is always shaking or crackling. It indicates the Kylo Ren's violent behavior and his feelings impregnated by the Dark Side of The Force. Also, in the Blu-ray extras it is told that his weapon is not yet finished. See more »

Goofs

There's a typo in the end credits - an extra S in "3rd Asssistant." See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Lor San Tekka: This will begin to make things right. I've traveled too far and seen too much to ignore the despair in the galaxy. Without the Jedi, there can be no balance in the Force.
Poe Dameron: Well, because of you, now we have a chance. The General's been after this for a long time.
Lor San Tekka: Oh, the General? To me, she is royalty.
Poe Dameron: Well, she certainly is that.
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Crazy Credits

The first "Thank You" credit (usually dedicated to benefactors of the film or to organizations or locations that gave permission for filming/technical advice/support) is dedicated to "The patient family and friends of the cast and crew." See more »


Soundtracks

That Girl with the Staff
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Unoriginal Ideas Repackaged in PC with "STAR WARS" Label Attached to Milk the Franchise
9 March 2016 | by See all my reviews

There are plenty of YouTubers who have exposed this movie as being a low-quality rip off of many other great movies which won't be mentioned for the sake of avoiding spoilers. This movie is unoriginal and terrible compared to the original Star Wars trilogy. I would even rather watch The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones, and Revenge of the Sith than this garbage.

This movie is just a remake of older movies which were much better, coupled with a nauseating dose of political correctness to appease social justice warriors and their various special interest groups. Political correctness is no substitute for original thinking and new ideas. The media industry just repackaged ideas from other movies which were older and better in political correctness, slapped a "STAR WARS" label on the product, and are now hoping to milk the STAR WARS franchise for money while they ride it into the ground.

I'd give this 0/10 if that was possible. This movie is a disgrace to the "STAR WARS" name.


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