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Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker Review

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker
Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker Review

The ninth instalment in the Star Wars series serves as both a conclusion and a start. It provides answers to several issues that fans have been asking repeatedly since since Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015), the first film in the new trilogy, was released.

It reveals some riddles while also giving rise to others. For some people, like this reviewer, it can seem like the finest Star Wars movie ever made, while for others it might be an overall disappointing experience.

It gained emotional weight with the demise of Carrie Fisher, who played the legendary Princess Leia in The Last Jedi (2017) and the death of Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) in the movie.

When seen in that light and in comparison to The Force Awakens,In contrast to the way Harrison Ford’s (Han Solo) death genuinely hit the audience in the stomach, this movie feels carefree. It lacks the current trilogy’s first two movies’ dramatic grace and emotional centre.

According to rumours, Emperor Palpatine, who was long believed to be dead, may possibly be alive and up to his old ways. Rey (Daisy Ridley) and Kylo Ren (Adam Driver) are both motivated by different motives to learn the truth about these rumours.

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While everything is going on, the Resistance sends Chewie (Jonas Suotamo), Finn (John Boyega), and Poe (Oscar Isaac) aboard the Millenium Falcon to investigate what the enemy is planned next. Before they join Rey, they have their own set of experiences.

After that, our three main characters are sent on a journey to locate a mysterious artefact that would point them in the direction of Palpatine’s presence.

They go to the desert planet Pasaana, the ocean moon Kef Bir, and the icy mountain world Kijimi, where Poe meets another “spice runner” Zorii Bliss, a previous colleague.

It is just astounding how much effort has gone into creating such a wide variety of worlds. When viewed in IMAX, the Kef Bir scenes genuinely give you the impression that you are in the middle of a vast ocean with towering waves threatening to topple over you.

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker
Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker Review

On Kef Bir, they encounter the rebel commander Jannah (Naomi Ackie), albeit there isn’t enough further development for the character. That is definitely the issue with the movie as a whole.

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For instance, Zorii Bliss, played by Keri Russell, never ever gets to see her face because it is always hidden by a helmet.

Characters from previous movies and characters who have passed away frequently reappear without significantly advancing the storyline.

They may have been included to maintain the movie’s nostalgic appeal. The movie features a visual splendour unlike anything we have seen recently, and it is worth watching repeatedly just to take in the strange worlds on exhibit.

the fight scenes with the lightsabers,The different space chases and the decisive combat sequence also leave you in awe. But oddly, its enormous cast’s dramatic abilities go mostly untapped.

What the movie is missing is a major push, a dramatic ending providing viewers with emotional catharsis, but that doesn’t happen.

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker Review

Adam Driver and Daisy Ridley aren’t given many opportunities to show off their acting prowess.

The hastily written screenplay also resulted in some shoddy editing. Kylo Ren just suddenly and conveniently appears wherever he is needed.

A beloved character is presumed to be dead before being unceremoniously discovered to still be alive.

JJ Abrams, the director, appears to have been eager to finish the project. Considering how skilled the This one feels like a hurriedly thrown together product in compared to the elegance of the prior two movies.

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