Star Wars: Episode Eight – The Last Jedi

Movie Review

By Rev. Bruce Batchelor Glader

Without giving away spoilers, I am happy to report that The Last Jedi is more original, more joyful, funnier, and less dark than anticipated, while also placing the original characters of Luke, Leia (Carrie Fisher, in her last screen role), Chewbacca (Peter Mayhew) and C-3PO (Anthony Daniels) in positions of honor and respect while giving more screen time to Rey, Finn (John Boyega), Poe (Oscar Isaac), and Kylo Ren (Adam Driver), the Darth Vader wannabe who dispatched Han Solo in the previous film.

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