Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019)

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Release Date:
December 20, 2019
2 hours and 22 minutes
How To Watch:
JJ Abrams
Daisy Ridley as Rey Skywalker
John Boyega as Finn
Oscar Isaac as Poe Dameron
Adam Driver as Kylo Ren/Ben Solo
Dan Mindel
Chris Terrio
JJ Abrams
Music / Composer:
John Williams
JJ Abrams
Kathleen Kennedy
Science Fiction
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi
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Daisy Ridley Defends Star Wars’ Controversial Rey Decision

Daisy Ridley defended some choices made in The Rise of Skywalker.

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Star Wars' Sequel Trilogy Receives Official New Gorgeous Poster Collection

A new set of Star Wars sequel trilogy posters highlighting each of the three films has been revealed.

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Star Wars: All 18 Fired & Replaced Directors In the Disney Era

A list of every fired director and writer from a Disney Star Wars project.

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Why Lucasfilm Is So Worried About Star Wars' Next Movie (Report)

Lucasfilm finds the need for a quality Star Wars film imperative for the future of the franchise.

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First Look at Kylo Ren's Creepy Spider Animatronic Deleted from Episode 9

A new image showed a fresh look at Kylo Ren's spider animatronic from The Rise of Skywalker.

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Rian Johnson Explains the Long Delay for His Next Star Wars Trilogy

Star Wars director Rian Johnson commented on why his potential upcoming sequel trilogy has been delayed for so long.

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Star Wars Actor Claims JJ Abrams ‘Forced’ Finn’s Jedi Twist

John Boyega claimed that Star Wars director J.J. Abrams forced Finn's Jedi twist in Episode IX.

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Star Wars: Why John Boyega Refuses to Read Episode 9’s Original Script

Star Wars actor John Boyega revealed that he wouldn’t want to read the alternate version of Episode IX.

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Ex-Star Wars Episode 9 Director Addresses Potential Return After Firing

Colin Trevorrow has commented on the possibility of returning to the Star Wars fold after having been fired from his version of Episode IX.

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Oscar Isaac Would Return to Star Wars Under These Conditions

Oscar Isaac shared his opinions on coming back to play Poe Dameron in the Star Wars universe.

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Star Wars Needs to Learn 3 Things From Marvel's Comic-Con Triumphs

Three key takeaways Star Wars needs to follow from the MCU's Comic-Con presentation to improve the future of the franchise.

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New Star Wars Concept Reveals Carrie Fisher's Scrapped Tribute In Rise of Skywalker

A newly-surfaced piece of Rise of Skywalker concept art paints Leia’s lightsaber in a different light.

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Star Wars' Official Twitter Account Responds to Toxic Kelly Marie Tran Comment

Star Wars responded on Twitter to harassment towards Kelly Marie Tran during Star Wars Celebration.

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Obi-Wan Kenobi Episode 1 Reveals Rey Skywalker Ending Connection

Obi-Wan Kenobi's first episode seemingly featured a connection to the Star Wars sequel trilogy, but it is unknown if it was intentional or not.

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Obi-Wan Kenobi's Flea Cameo Keeps One Fun Star Wars Tradition Alive

Flea, the bassist from Red Hot Chili Peppers, made an appearance in the first two episodes of Obi-Wan Kenobi.

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Star Wars Exec Explains Why Rey Kenobi Never Made Sense

Kathleen Kennedy explained why Lucasfilm avoided a Kenobi connection for Rey.

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Star Wars’ Daisy Ridley Returns to Social Media Following Backlash

Star Wars actress Daisy Ridley has announced her return to social media after a hiatus.

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Star Wars Reveals New Map Photos Highlighting 7 Movies & Shows' Events on Tatooine

Star Wars announced plans for a new book featuring the history of Tatooine.

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Star Wars Reveals Alternate Versions of Rey vs. Kylo Ren Battle In Episode 9

New concept art depicting a variation Rey and Kylo Ren's duel in The Rise of Skywalker has been revealed.

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Star Wars: 12 New Photos Show Kylo Ren's Deleted Storyline In Episode 9

New concept art reveals a closer at Kylo Ren's deleted sequence on Mustafar in The Rise of Skywalker.

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Will Daisy Ridley Return to Star Wars? Rey Actress Shares Blunt Response

Daisy Ridley teased that she's always ready to return to the role of Rey for Star Wars.

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Moon Knight Filmed at Iconic Star Wars Episode 9 Location

Moon Knight used a shooting location seen in Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker.

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Star Wars Just Confirmed a Rey & Kylo Ren Meeting That We Never Knew About

An ad for the Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser hotel confirms a confrontation between Rey and Kylo Ren.

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Star Wars Reveals Different Version of Carrie Fisher's Leia Death

New concept art revealed an alternate version of Leia's death scene from Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker.

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Star Wars Reveals New Timeline Book Spanning Every Movie & Show In Canon

A new book, Star Wars: Timelines, has officially been revealed.

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J.J. Abrams Co. Disagreed With Lucasfilm on Major Star Wars: Force Awakens Scene

A Lucasfilm Executive has shared what J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot wanted in Disney's Star Wars sequel trilogy in comparison to Lucasfilm.

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Adam Driver Reveals Why He'd Still Return to Star Wars

The Rise of Skywalker's Adam Driver who played Kylo Ren in Disney's Star Wars sequel trilogy has revealed why he wouldn't be opposed to reprising his role.

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Star Wars Boss Teases Return of Rise of Skywalker Actors

Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy teased that the characters and storylines set up in the sequel trilogy will continue to be explored in the future.

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Mark Hamill Calls Out Aaron Rodgers' Star Wars Hoodie Amid Controversy

The Star Wars legend is not a fan of the Green Bay Packers QB's Rise of Skywalker attire...

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Star Wars: Matt Smith Reveals His Axed Rise of Skywalker Character Was Major Game-Changer

Doctor Who actor Matt Smith spoke about his rumored Star Wars role in The Rise of Skywalker.

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Star Wars Reveals New Details on Palpatine's Confusing Plan From The Rise of Skywalker

A new in-universe book has detailed more of Palpatine's plans for Supreme Leader Snoke.

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Star Wars Reveals Weird New Look at Rise Of Skywalker's Force Dyad

Star Wars officially revealed a new look at the connection between a dyad in the Force as seen in The Rise of Skywalker while also explaining how powerful the connection really is.

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Star Wars Announces Force Awakens Prequel Story, Clone Wars Novel & More Books

Lucasfilm revealed new books featuring Luke Skywalker & Lando Calrissian and Obi-Wan Kenobi & Anakin Skywalker.

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Star Wars: Snoke Actor Admits Being 'Devastated' About Surprise Character Death

Star Wars actor who played Supreme Leader Snoke in Star Wars: The Force Awakens and The Last Jedi opened up about his feelings on the character's shocking death.

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George Lucas' Ex-Wife Blasts Disney's Star Wars Sequel Trilogy: 'Just Terrible'

Marcia Lucas has revealed her critical thoughts on the sequel trilogy.

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Star Wars Celebrates Daisy Ridley's Rey Skywalker With New Yellow Lightsaber Replica

Star Wars released a replica of Daisy Ridley's Rey Skywalker's yellow lightsaber from Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker that is available for pre-order through Entertainment Earth.

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Kylo Ren Nearly Fought Asajj Ventress In Star Wars Resistance Show

Star Wars Resistance's head writer revealed that an Asajj Ventress return was planned, as well as a battle with Kylo Ren.

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Star Wars Announces Post-Rise of Skywalker LEGO Halloween Special For Disney+

Lucasfilm and LEGO announced a brand-new special for Halloween focusing on the dark side of the Star Wars universe.

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The U.S. Federal Court Just Declared That Star Wars: The Last Jedi Is 'Mediocre' & 'Schlocky'

A judge called Star Wars sequels "mediocre and schlocky" in federal court according to a new post on Twitter.

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Star Wars: JJ Abrams Comments on Lucasfilm's Choice To Not Plan Out Sequel Trilogy

The Star Wars writer and director touched on his takeaways from the experience of making films without a solid plan.

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