Monday, 28 May, 2018

Ways The Last Jedi Is Better Than Rogue One

American Jedi
Opie Macleod American Jedi Opie Macleod
Nicole Thomas | 18 December, 2017, 12:42

The Last Jedi introduced a bunch of new and exciting characters and locales along with fleshing out some of the older characters and bringing story arcs to a close.

The latest instalment in the Star Wars saga has wielded its force at the box office, delivering a whopping $US450 million ($587.5m AUD) in global ticket sales over the weekend. Cinemascore, which polls audience reactions to movies, gives The Last Jedi an "A".

"Star Wars: The Last Jedi" has received largely positive reviews.

If Last Jedi continues strong, Walt Disney Co. can smile wide indeed. Disney initially expected it to fall 20% or more, so they're reportedly quite pleased with those numbers. He added that "as we think about the possibility of other things being added, you can't help but be excited about the possibilities".

The Last Jedi opened worldwide last week, with the exception of China, where it debuts on Jan 5.

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'The Last Jedi is off to a similar start overseas, with US$230 million in worldwide ticket sales, Disney reported.

"There are very few people who can write and direct and play in that scope like Rian", Last Jedi producer Ram Bergman told Washington Post on Friday. Johnson's film is more irreverent than previous chapters. It stars returning cast members Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, and Andy Serkis.

"The results speak to the power of representation". "The film really reflects our world and beyond". This [trilogy] is the hero's journey of Rey, and Finn, and Poe. The Audience Score is a love 56% Rotten.

In Australia, The Force Awakens opened with $27.2 million in December 2015, while its North American opening scored $US247.9 million ($324 million).

Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment's superhero film "Justice League" finished fifth with an estimated 4.17 million dollars in its fifth weekend. I mean, the opening weekend success was built in already, coming from a studio that already knows how to get you to see a movie. "Rian Johnson has made a movie that showcases the movie theater experience in a truly brilliant way".

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