The Last Jedi Film Review


Written and directed by: Rian Johnson

Produced by: Lucasfilm

Distributed by: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

Cast: Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Lipita Nyongo’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthongy Daniels, Gwendoline Chirstie, Frank Oz, Kelly Marie Tran, Laura Dern, and Benico del Toro

Professional Synopsis: Luke Skywalker’s peaceful and solitary existence gets upended when he encounters Rey, a young woman who shows strong signs of the Force. Her desire to learn the ways of the Jedi forces Luke to make a decision that changes their lives forever. Meanwhile, Kylo Ren and General Hux lead the First Order in an all-out assault against Leia and the Resistance for supremacy of the galaxy.

My Synopsis: Poe leads the Rebellion into a disastrous, albeit profitable, destruction of the deathnaught, leaving the Rebellion with very few defense capability left. Rey finally found Luke Skywalker and is persistent in trying to get him to train her in the ways of the Jedi. Luke blames himself for the death of Ben Solo and the rise of Kylo Ren. Rey believes in Kylo Ren and reaches out to him, much to Luke’s dismay. Meanwhile, the First Order in trying to obliterate the last of the Rebellion for complete control of the galaxy. 


So, I FINALLY got to watch this. No, I was not counting down to the exact day I could finally see this. . .or wait. . .was I? Yes. Yes. I must admit, I was. So, what did I think? Did I like it? Nope. Not the slightest. I didn’t like it at all.

I LOVED IT!!! This is definitely my favorite Star Wars, now.

Rating: 5/5 stars

I can’t believe I had to wait THIS LONG to watch it. It was amazing.


What did I like? EVERYTHING. I’m a hardcore Reylo shipper, now. No hating. THEY ARE SO CUTE TOGETHER! AHHHHH! I sense chemistry and sparks. Come on, you had to, also, right? But Rey and Finn are super cute, too. . .can’t have it both ways, though. . .Reylo all the way.


Luke’s cynicism was annoying and I wanted to hit him. He did come through and I cried at the end.

Kylo Ren is still having his temper tantrums but he’s nicer with Rey.

Rey is still her tough, amazing self.

Finn and Rose. . .ah, Rose. . .she was so brave, as was Finn. I’m sad about that.

Poe was reckless as ever but in a charming way.

Yoda: I loved seeing Yoda again. He was so funny and wise, as always. “Read them, have you? Page-turners they were not.”

Leia. . .it hurt to see Carrie Fisher on the screen and know that we’ll not see her there, really again. This was a beautiful send off the the lovely woman, we all know and love as, Leia Organa. May the Force be with you, Ms. Fisher. R.I.P.

What did I dislike? Nothing. Absolutely nothing. This was well written, directed, acted, and had great special effects. I loved it, so much.

I can’t wait to find out what happens, next!



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