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Review: Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)

Fig.1 Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) Movie poster
In 2015, J.J Abrams brought us Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the first instalment in this new trilogy. Upon its release it was met with an enormous level of success, both critically and financially, as it broke many records during its journey towards the third spot in the list of highest grossing movies of all time, when not adjusted for inflation. Despite that success, however, it was often criticised for its many similarities to Star Wars: A New Hope (1977). It shouldn't be argued, though, that Abrams laid a good foundation for this trilogy, as many plot points and questions were set up. It is now Rian Johnson's turn as a director as he brings us Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
Fig.2 Rey (Played by Daisy Ridley)
Without doubt, the biggest strength is in the performances. Daisy Ridley once again demonstrates her high level of charisma as Rey, as she continues to prove that she is a great choice of protagonist for this modern trilogy…

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