Carrie Fisher's family struggled to watch final Star Wars scenes

Peter Castro
December 18, 2017

Star Wars: The Last Jedi teased one of the darkest and most harrowing chapters of the saga in its ominous trailers, and that somber tone was given real-world weight after Star Wars icon Carrie Fisher passed away late previous year.

Billie will always have the memories they shared together, like how the mother-daughter duo appeared in the last two films of the hit science fiction franchise.

Given the way the movie ends, Johnson's decision could potentially pass on some problematic story decisions to J.J. Abrams and Chris Terrio as they write Episode IX, but Johnson's decision not to use some rewrites and trickery ultimately keeps the story of The Last Jedi, including Leia's arc and Carrie Fisher's performance, in its purest form.

Carrie died at home in Los Angeles on December 27, 2016 having suffered a cardiac arrest at the age of 60, just finishing filming her part in the movie. I kind of looked through the footage.

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He added that he hoped the police investigation would provide answers for those who were mourning the loss. The Shermans, who had four children, were major donors to hospitals, universities and Jewish organisations.

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Some of them surprised even the character herself.

The actress starred in "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" which came out on Thursday (December 14), with director Rian Johnson dedicating the premiere on December 9 to her. "So we have a really attractive, complete performance from her. For all of those reasons I felt really strongly that we had to let this fly". But in an interview with the Daily Beast, he has elaborated on the lines that Fisher contributed to - and they're some of the film's most poignant moments. "So the whole thing where she sits down with Luke and [says], 'I changed my hair, ' obviously, that was her".

"Star Wars: The Last Jedi" gets the hook in the audience quickly, with battle scenes and lots of hostility intrigue immediately. It's almost impossible to talk about a movie's coolest moments without mentioning a few plot points, so please, if you haven't seen the movie yet wait and come back to this article!

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