Star Wars Episode 7

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Star Wars Episode 7 Announced For 2015: We’ve Got 5 Reasons It Might Be Actually Be Amazing

Star Wars Episode 7 Announced For 2015
Excited, we are! We had always presumed that George LucasStar Wars series had come to an end (mainly because he, um, consistently declared that it had), but it looks like Disney has other plans for Luke and the gang: the company announced today that it had made a $4.05 billion dollar deal to purchase Lucasfilm Ltd and has already scheduled episode 7 to be released in 2015. “It’s now time for me to pass Star Wars on to a new generation of filmmakers,” Lucas said of the deal. “I’ve always believed that Star Wars could live beyond me, and I thought it was important to set up the transition during my lifetime.”

Personally, we’re on board. Lucas had originally imagined Star Wars as nine movies; it just must have seemed like a Herculean feat to get them all made. Now that they are on the way, we can think of at least five reasons off the top of our heads why Star Wars Episode 7 is going to be truly, truly sick:

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