Published: Fri, December 15, 2017
Culture | By Henry Herrera

Mark Hamill's Last Jedi Performance Gets Oscar Campaign

Mark Hamill's Last Jedi Performance Gets Oscar Campaign

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' has been hailed as the best film in the franchise, according to some who have been lucky enough to already see it.

The first showtime at AMC Shiloh 14 is a special "Opening Night Fan Event" that begins at 6 p.m. Tickets, which come with a complimentary "Star Wars" poster, cost $30 per person and 9 seats may be reserved per transaction.

The possibility of a Star Wars movie that, as Luke says, doesn't go the way you think, is an intoxicating one.

No spoilers here, don't worry.

It's not that surprising that Disney and Lucasfilm are campaigning to get some awards love for Star Wars: The Last Jedi.

Experts are predicting an opening weekend domestic box office of around $220 million, which would push it beyond "Jurassic World" (2015) into second place behind "Awakens" ($248 million).

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Alas, the latest instalment in the Star Wars saga, in New Zealand cinemas on Thursday, was not screened for the Hollywood Press Assn.

Boyega's earlier tweets prompted a flurry of Star Wars jokes and memes online, including one from a fan who suggested Harrison Ford fly him to the premiere.

Directed by Rian Johnson, the film has not been without its troubles: there were script rewrites and reshoots, not to mention the tragic death of Carrie Fisher at the end of previous year while filming was still underway.

Written and directed by Rian Johnson, the film stars Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Lupita Nyong'o, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Gwendoline Christie, Kelly Marie Tran, Laura Dern and Benicio del Toro. "The Last Jedi" is the late actress' final onscreen performance in the franchise.

"It's very messy. The categorising of good and evil is all mixed together". "I hope they like it", he said. The Resistance is on its last legs.

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