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[372] The Associated Press called it "basically the same" as the original film but "isn't that what we all wanted anyway? [266], Disney Publishing Worldwide and Lucasfilm announced a series of at least 20 books and comics, "Journey to Star Wars: The Force Awakens", with releases from multiple publishers starting in late 2015, prior to the film's premiere. Share. Billy Dee Williams returns from the original trilogy as Lando Calrissian and Ian McDiarmid returns from original and prequel trilogies as Palpatine. "[365] On Metacritic, which uses a weighted average, assigned the film a score of 80 out of 100 based on 55 reviews, indicating "generally favorable reviews". [340] On January 17, 2016, it passed the $1 billion mark overseas becoming the first film of Disney, the third film of 2015 and the fifth film overall to achieve this feat. Star Wars: The Force Awakens ging vijf jaar geleden in première in de bioscoop. The website's critical consensus reads, "Packed with action and populated by both familiar faces and fresh blood, The Force Awakens successfully recalls the series' former glory while injecting it with renewed energy. Op 18 december 2020 werd The Force Awakens uitgebracht in de bioscopen. [406] It was released on December 15, 2017. 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[343][344] On the following day, it became the third film in cinematic history to pass $2 billion in ticket sales worldwide (after Titanic and Avatar) and the second in original release (after Avatar). Star Wars: the Force Awakens kijken? [241] Empire was impressed by the continuity with the first films—"the feel of classic Star Wars"—but noted the absence of Hamill, Ford, and Fisher and speculated about the significance of the new characters. [278] Instead, select characters, scenes and/or locations from the film became part of other Star Wars video games, as described below: Eventually, the film got a full Lego video game adaptation, titled Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which was released by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment for Android, iOS, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Wii U, Xbox 360, and Xbox One in the summer of 2016. [255] The poster omitted Luke Skywalker and revealed a Death Star-like "orb". "[369] Variety's Justin Chang wrote that the film has "sufficient style, momentum, love, and care to prove irresistible to any who have ever considered themselves fans". [367], Robbie Collin of The Daily Telegraph said the film "sets out to shake Star Wars from its slumber, and reconnect the series with its much-pined-for past. De wrakverzamelaar Rey wordt ongewild dit conflict ingetrokken. [182] Sphero had participated in a Disney-run startup accelerator in July 2014, where they were invited into a private meeting with Disney CEO Bob Iger, in which they were shown on-set photos and imagery of BB-8 before its public unveiling. [355], Analysts said that the box office receipts of the film, when compared to predecessors, must be adjusted for inflation, and that the first Star Wars film made more when this adjustment is made. 1 LEGO® videogame franchise triumphantly returns with a fun-filled, humorous journey through the new Star Wars adventure. "[252], Walt Disney Studios and Lucasfilm presented a look at The Force Awakens at Disney's D23 Expo in August 2015. [370] Richard Roeper of the Chicago Sun-Times described it as "a beautiful, thrilling, joyous, surprising, and heart-thumping adventure". 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[245] The trailer was viewed over 88 million times within the first 24 hours of release, breaking the record. Download the demo today to join Rey, Finn, and BB-8 as they evade the villainous First Order. Nu online bij Pathé Thuis vanaf 14,99. [352] In November, box office analysts reported opening weekend projections were at $175–250 million. Filming & Production The package includes a Blu-ray 3D, regular Blu-ray, DVD, and digital copy of the film, as well as an additional Blu-ray disc for the bonus features. Watch Star Wars: The Force Awakens - English Action movie on Disney+ Hotstar VIP now. [308] In total, it earned a record $247,966,675 (surpassing the original Sunday weekend estimate of $238 million by almost $10 million) for its opening weekend from around 14,400 screens at 4,134 theaters, for an average of $59,982 per theater (or $17,220 per screen). [300][301], The Force Awakens was released in the United States and Canada on December 18, 2015. Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment released Star Wars: The Force Awakens via download and Disney Movies Anywhere on April 1, 2016, with a Blu-ray and DVD release on April 5. It's all a continuation of an initial set of ideas. Star Wars: The Force Awakens. @MattLanter @cattaber @matthewood @MeredthSalenger @SamWitwer @DavidWCollins", "Meet FN-2199, a.k.a. She is the daughter of Louise Fawkner-Corbett and Chris Ridley. [720p] Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) — STREAMING. This was faith rewarded. [386][387] In a 2019 memoir, Disney chairman Bob Iger said that George Lucas "couldn't even hide his disappointment" towards J. J. Abrams' interpretation. Het verhaal is echter voor een groot gedeelte hetzelfde als wat er zich in de episodes I t/m VI afspeelde, alleen dan nu in één film met andere personages. VII: The Force Awakens (2015) – Financial Information", "Star Wars: Disney got £31 million from UK taxman for, "Where is Luke Skywalker? [390][391], Several awards held their nominations before the December release of The Force Awakens, making the film ineligible for the 73rd Golden Globe Awards and some other awards ceremonies. [381] Stephanie Zacharek of Time wrote that Abrams had delivered "everything we expect, as opposed to those nebulous wonders we didn't know we wanted". After swiftly climbing to the top of the all-time domestic box-office chart, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” added to its larder with five Academy Award nominations Thursday. [361] Avatar did well internationally because of its novelty, the marketing campaign advertising it as showcasing the newest 3D technology that can only be fully appreciated in the theaters, and because of its extended time in overseas theaters. Official Sites [305][319][322][323] Other markets which generated large opening days were Spain ($3.5 million), Mexico ($3.4 million), Italy ($3.1 million), and Japan ($3 million). [356] It has further been observed that each of the first three films in the series was more profitable in calculating revenue against production costs. [380] Andrew O'Hehir wrote for Salon that it was "the work of a talented mimic or ventriloquist who can just about cover for the fact that he has nothing much to say". [242] The Guardian wrote that the use of the Star Wars fanfare by John Williams reinforced brand loyalty among fans. [319] It expanded in an additional 42 countries on December 17, generating $58.6 million for a two-day international total of $72.7 million, reaching first place in all 44 markets. [253] Drew Struzan—who designed the poster artwork for the previous Star Wars films—produced a commemorative poster given to the event's attendees. ", "Box Office: 'Star Wars' Crosses $1 Billion Globally at Record Pace", "No. [310] The opening weekend figure included an IMAX opening-weekend record of $30.1 million (12.65%) from 391 IMAX theaters,[311][312] which nearly amounts to the $252.5 million total earned by Return of the Jedi—the second-lowest-grossing film in the series—in its original run. [348], With a production budget of $306 million,[2] plus $175 million for marketing, printing and advertising costs, The Force Awakens was predicted to be a major box office success. [270] Marvel Comics published a six-issue comic book adaptation of The Force Awakens between June and November 2016. She is best known for her breakthrough role as "Rey" in the 2015 film, Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015). [360][362] Pamela McClintock of The Hollywood Reporter stated that, for these territories, Star Wars "doesn't have the same legacy as it does in North America and more mature markets. "[359], Nancy Tartaglione of Deadline.com argued that, if accounting for its 40/60 domestic to international split, The Force Awakens did well overseas. [382] Reviewing for Forbes, Scott Mendelson cited the film's "top-tier production values and a strong sense of scale and scope", but felt it was so much "an exercise in fan service [that] it is only due to the charisma and talent of our newbies and J. J. Abrams' undeniable skill as a visual storyteller that the Mad Libs narrative doesn't outright destroy the picture". Daisy was born in Westminster, London, on April 10, 1992. Beginning at 12:01 am, fans could buy toys, books, clothing and various other products at Disney Stores and other retailers throughout the world. [254] In October 2015, Lucasfilm unveiled the theatrical release poster and a third trailer. The game will also feature exclusive playable content that bridges the story gap between Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi and Star Wars: The Force Awakens. In LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens, players relive the epic action from the blockbuster film Star Wars: The Force Awakens, retold through the clever and witty LEGO lens. The No. The book Star Wars: The Last Jedi – The Visual Dictionary expanded on their research, stating Luke Skywalker managed to pinpoint the location of the first Jedi temple to a remote island on Ahch-To but didn’t tell anyone what he’d found. [378] Jack Bottomley, writing for Starburst, awarded the film a 10 out of 10 score, saying "From old joys to fresh twists, this is a unique blockbuster experience that celebrates the franchise whilst also expanding it. De film bleek een megasucces en bracht … He felt that it "didn't [justify] a return to the universe" from not having an original story of its own to tell in the plot, characters, and musical score, negatively comparing it to George Lucas' prequel trilogy, and that some of its climactic moments felt unearned. En dan bedoel ik vooral IV, V en VI. [308], Internationally, the film was released in over 30,000 screens. "Rey is a character that is important in this universe, not just in the context of The Force Awakens, but in the entire galaxy. 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[330] Internationally, the film had a steeper decline in its second weekend, falling 51% to $136.9 million. That it achieves this both immediately and joyously is perhaps the single greatest relief of the movie-going year. [250][251] At the 2015 San Diego Comic-Con International, in addition to a panel with many of the actors, a behind-the-scenes look at the film demonstrated the film's use of practical sets and effects. [285] As with the videodisc releases of all of the first six films in the saga, the videodisc release of The Force Awakens splits the film into fifty chapters. [399] It became the most nominated film in Saturn Award history with a total of 13 nominations at the 42nd Saturn Awards, where it won in eight categories, including Best Science Fiction Film, Best Writing, Best Actor for Ford, Best Supporting Actor for Driver, Best Music, Best Special Effects, Best Editing, and Best Make-Up. | "[384] RogerEbert.com's Gerardo Valero went as far as to accuse the film of plagiarizing A New Hope and resorting to nostalgia. Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. The Star Wars galaxy is a huge place, and even after eight live-action movies, it feels as though we've barely scratched the surface when it comes to the many colorful alien races who call it … Unlike the prior three, however, it is completely standalone. [275][276] Many retailers were unable to meet demand for Star Wars products.[277]. The Force Awakens is the first Star Wars film to not have a direct tie-in game to accompany it. Disney's first Star Wars film laid the groundwork for what appeared to be a bright future for the new trilogy, given the enthusiasm for its new characters and the mysteries set up by director J.J. Abrams. ", "J.J. 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[290] The equivalent rights in Canada were held by Netflix. Wek de kracht van The Force met de magie van LEGO® en bestrijd de meedogenloze First Order in LEGO® Star Wars™: The Force Awakens™ voor de Nintendo 3DS-systemen.. [4] Total costs, after accounting for profit participations, production and distribution of home videos, as well as other ancillary mediums, is expected to run $423 million. The $57 million figure incorporates revenues generated from the ", third-highest-grossing film at the time of the release, top-grossing sequel of all time in North America, Star Wars: The Force Awakens (soundtrack), List of box office records set by Star Wars: The Force Awakens, highest-grossing film of all time domestically, List of accolades received by Star Wars: The Force Awakens, "Star Wars Ep. Top 10 (ordered alphabetically) – Calvin Wilson. De 840.000 ledlampjes aan de buitenzijde van de Amsterdamse muziektempel staan volledig in het teken van Star Wars. [375] The Charlotte Observer's Lawrence Toppman said Abrams had "pulled off a delicate balancing act, paying clever homage to the past. It surrounds us and penetrates us. The film had the biggest opening of all time in 18 countries including the United Kingdom, Germany, Australia, Russia, and Sweden. [287], In January 2016, it was confirmed that Starz would hold the U.S. premium television rights for The Force Awakens, having been released just before the end of Starz's output deal covering most Disney-released films, which includes releases through the end of 2015. It's also a faster burn, meaning it likely won't stay in theaters as long as Avatar did. Ze krijgt hulp van Han Solo en Chewbacca en de voormalige stormtrooper Finn. "[374] Christopher Orr, writing in The Atlantic, called the film "a mashup masterpiece" that "may be completely derivative" but is "a delight nonetheless". 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[337] By January 8, it became the highest-grossing film of all time in the United Kingdom and Ireland after only 22 days on release. [356] Box office analyst Paul Dergarabedian said that while Avatar and The Force Awakens were both released on the same date of December 18, higher ticket prices in 2015 and IMAX screenings could push Star Wars "into the box office stratosphere". [237][238] On November 28, 2014, Lucasfilm released an 88-second teaser trailer. [397] The film received seven Visual Effects Society Awards nominations, winning four, including Outstanding Visual Effects in an Effects Driven Feature Motion Picture. For other Star Wars films, see. LEGO® Star Wars™: The Force Awakens™ marks the triumphant return of the No. [320] After the five days, The Force Awakens had a total international opening gross of $281 million from 30,000 screens in 72 markets, a new record for December opening[318][324] and the third-biggest international opening of all time. [286] On March 23, 2016, the film was leaked online prior to its original Blu-ray release and was downloaded more than two million times in twelve hours. [331] Of the notable major markets, the film had an unsuccessful opening in India where it opened third against two local blockbusters with a mere $1.51 million. Top 10 (ordered alphabetically) – Katherine Tulich. Geschreven bij Star Wars Episode 7 : The Force Awakens (Blu-ray). | In my video, I discuss mainly one example and what I think it means. De film wordt aangeduid als episode VII van de Star Wars reeks. Release Dates [283] In addition to fully adapting the film, the game includes bonus levels that take place a few years before the events of the film. 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