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Star Wars: The Force Awakens Review

Passing the Saber

By Mason Manuel

  Being born after the original trilogy was released in theatres, I never got to have that feeling of wonder and awe after watching a Star Wars film. Sure, I saw the movies later and the abominable prequels, but they never felt like they were for me. They were for a generation that came before. But no more. Star Wars: The Force Awakens is everything it needs to be and more; a palate cleanser with refreshingly engaging stories and characters that can be loved by present, later, and older generations alike. So thank you J.J. Thank you for giving me my own great Star Wars film (hopefully great trilogy from the other directors) to get the same feeling that nerds before me did. But enough of me gushing. How does it hold up against RDR standards? Well… Continue reading Star Wars: The Force Awakens Review