History Of Star Wars The Last Jedi (Episode 8) :
Star Wars :The Last Jedi is a 2017 American epic space-opera movie which was written and directed by Rian Johnson. It was the second installment of the Star Wars sequel trilogy,by following The Force Awakens (2015). It was produced by Lucasfilm and distributed by Walt Disney movies Studios Motion Pictures.
The film’s ensemble cast includes Mark Hamill,Daniel Kob, Carrie Fisher,Laura Dern and Benicio Toro joining the cast. It features the first posthumous film performance by carrie Fisher. Who died in last month of 2016 and the film is dedicated to her memory. It is the eighth part (8 episode) of Star Wars “Skywalker saga”, by following the original and sequel trilogies.
Earning Of The Last Jedi :
The Last Jedi had its world TV premiere at the American Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on December 9, 2017. The film was released in the Europe countries including United States on December 15, 2017. It grossed over the $1.3 billion worldwide.
It becoming the highest-grossing film of 2017, the seventh-highest-ever grossing film in North America and the ninth-highest-grossing film of all time during its theatrical run. It was also the second-highest-grossing film of the franchise, and turned a net profit of over $417- million.
Releasing of The Last Jedi (Episode 8) :
In January 2015, Disney CEO Bob Iger stated that The Last Jedi(Episode VIII) would be released in 2017.And in the month of March, Lucasfilm announced a release date of May 26, 2017.In last week of January 2016, The Last Jedi was rescheduled for December 15, 2017 in and IMAX 3D. On the first month of 2017, the film’s title was announced as Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
Similarly to The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi and Star Wars The Force Awakens.The Last Jedi ( “Episode VIII” ) was included in the film’s opening crawl.The Last Jedi had its world TV premiere at the American Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on December 9, 2017. The world TV premiere was held at the Royal Albert Hall in London .On December 12, 2017, with a ceremony of red carpet event.
After releasing the 7th Episode of Star wars the fans became more crazy .They asked his director for the Episode 8th. This movie is prepared at high budget .But earn more than its making budget and become hit in Boxoffice.
Reception Of Star Wars The Last Jedi (Episode 8) :
Star Wars: The Last Jedi grossed $620.2 million in the United States America and Canada. And it grossed $712.6 million in other territories, for a worldwide total of $1.333 billion.This movie had a worldwide opening of $450.8 million, the seventh-biggest of all time.Including with the $40.6 million that was attributed to IMAX screenings, the second biggest for IMAX.
It was estimated that the film would be needed to grossed $800 million worldwide to break even.Deadline Hollywood calculated the net profit of the film to be $417.5 million. When factoring together all expenses,sallaries and revenues, making it the most profitable movie release of 2017 .
Critical Responses :
The review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes reported that the 91 percent of critics have given the film a positive review which based on 444 reviews, with an average rating of 8.07/10. The website’s critics consensus reads the story of, “Star Wars: The Last Jedi honors the saga’s rich legacy .
While adding some surprising twists — and delivering all the emotion-rich action fans could hope for this sequel. At Metacritic, the movie has a weighted average score of 85 out of 100 based on 56 critics responses, indicating “universal acclaim”.
Filming of The Last Jedi :
Second unit photography was began during pre-production at Skellig Michael in Ireland the end of September 14, 2015. Due to the difficulties of filming at that location during the other seasons. It would have the lasted four days. But filming was canceled for the first day due to terrifying conditions of weather .
In January 2016,the production of The Last Jedi was delayed until February due to rewriting of scripts. Filming was in the danger of being delayed further due to an upcoming strike between the Director and Producers Alliance for Cinema and Live Television and the Broadcasting, Entertainment, Cinematograph and Theatres Union.
On February 10, 2016, Disney CEO had confirmed that principal photography had begun under the working title of Space Bear. Additional filming took place in Dubrovnik, Croatia from the date of March 9 to 16.As well as in Ireland in last week of May.
Awards Collection Of The Last Jedi (Episode 8) :
This movie earn many awards in his career and bocome popular . The fans of Star Wars become more crazy after the successful business and great nominations of this sequel trilogy .
This Movie won Empires Awards on March 18,2018 due to following reasons :
- Best film : Star Wars The Last Jedi
- Best Director : Rian Johnson
- Best Actress : Daisy Ridley
Movie also won Saturn Awards on June 27,2018 due to following reasons :
- Mark Hamill for the bast Actor
- Rian Johnson for best Director & screenplay
- Bob Ducsay for best editing
And this Movie also won Teen Choice Awards on August 13,2018 due to following reasons :
- Carrie Fisher for choice fantasy Actress
- Adam Driver for best choice Villain
Music Of The Last Jedi (Episode 8) :
Star Wars : The Last Jedi (Soundtrack)
In July 2013, Kennedy announced at the ocassion of Star Wars Celebration Europe that John Williams would return to score the Star Wars sequel trilogy. Williams confirmed his assignment for The Last Jedi (Episode 8) at a Tanglewood concert in August 2016. He would begin recording the score “off and on” in December 2016 until the end of April 2017.
Score briefly quotes “Aquarela do Brasil” by Ary Barroso in its own title track as another reference to the film Brazil. It also contains a brief quote of Williams performing his own theme for The Long Goodbye during film escape. But this is not in the official soundtrack of this movie .
The official soundtrack album was released by Walt Disney Recordings company on December 15, 2017 in digipak CD’s, digital formats, and live streaming services.