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Star Wars the Rise of Skywalker Movie Review, Cast and Plot


Star Wars: The rise of skywalker is a 2019 American epic space opera film produced and co-written by J. J. Abrams. Lucasfilm and Abrams’s production company “Bad Robot production” Produced Star Wars the Rise of Skywalker and was distributed by “Walts Disney Studios Motion pictures”.

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  • Director: J. J.  Abrams
  • Writer: George Lucas
  • Release Date: 16th of December 2019

Star Wars Cast

Below are the cast in Star Wars: The rise of Skywalker

  • Carrie Fisher as Leiga Organa

She is the Force-sensitive leading general of Resistance, a widow of Han Solo and mother to Ben solo. Darth Vader/Anakin Skywalker’s daughter and Luke Skywalker’s twin sister.

  • Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker

He is the last Jedi Master, Darth Vader/Anakin Skywalker’s son and Leiga Organa’s twin brother and maternal uncle to Kylo Ren.

  • Daisy Ridley as Rey

Rey is a member of the resistance and a former scavenger from Jakku, the last Jedi. She is an apprentice of Luke Skywalker and Leiga Organa. She is the granddaughter of Palpatine.

  • John Boyega as Finn

He is a former stormtrooper (FN-2187) and a member of the Resistance. He defected from the First Order.

  • Adam Driver as Ben Solo/Kylo Ren

He is the son of Leiga Organa and Han Solo, Luke Skywalker’s Nephew and the supreme leader of the First Order.

Oscar Isaac as Poe Dameron

He is a commander of the Resistance and a high-ranking X-wing fighter. He is a pilot who later inherits the rank of General from Leia.

  • Anthony Daniels as C-3PO

C-3PO is a humanoid protocol droid in the service of General Leia Organa. He is the only actor to have appeared in all of the episodic films in the series.

  • Naomi Ackie as Jannah

Jannah is a former Stormtrooper of the First Order living on the planet Kef Bir. Jannah aids the Resistance.

  • Domhnall Gleeson as General Hux

General Hux is the First Order’s second-in-command, who gives information to the Resistance because of his hatred for Kylo Ren.

  • Richard E. Grant as Allegiant General Pryde

Allegiant General Pryde is a high-ranking general in the First Order, who previously served in the Galactic Empir

  • Lupita Nyongo as Maz Knata

Maz Knata is a former space pirate and also an ally of the Resistance.

  • Keri Russell as Zori Bliss

She is an old acquaintance of Poe’s from Kijimi

  • Joonas Suotamo as Chewbacca

Chewbacca is a long time friend of Han Solo, he is also Wookiee and the first mate of the Millennium Falcon.

  • Kelly Maria Tran as Rose Tico

Rose Tico is a mechanic in the Resistance, she befriended Finn and joined him and his allies in The Last Jedi.

  • Ian McDiarmid as Palpatine

A former emperor of the Galaxy and the Dark Lord of the Sith.

  • Billy Dee Williams as Lando Calrissian

The owner of the Millennium Falcon and a veteran of the Rebel Alliance

The rise of skywalker Plot

Following a threat of revenge by the revived Emperor Palpatine, Kyle Ren got a Sith Wayfinder, which lead him to the uncharted planet Exegol where he finds Palpatine, who reveals that he created Snoke as a puppet to control the First order and lure Kyloin to the dark side. Palpatine unveils the Final Order—a secret armada of Star Destroyers, he told Kylo to find and kill Rey, who is doing her Jedi training Leia Organa[the Resistance leader]. Rey, Finn, Chewbacca, Roe, BB-8, and C-3PO depart in the Millennium Falcon to Pasaana, where Luke search for Exegol ends.

The group arrived on the moon in the Endor system, where Rey located the Wayfinder on the remains of the second death star; when touching the artifact, she had a vision of herself as a Sith. Kylo tracked them, destroys Rey’s Wayfinder and duels her. Dying, Leia Organa calls out to Kylo and distracted him as Rey impales him. Luke’s Force spirit encouraged Rey to face Palpatine and gave her Leia’s lightsaber. Rey embarked on a journey to Exegol in Luke’s X-wing fighter, she used the Wayfinder from Kylo’s ship. Kylo converses with a memory of his father,’ Han Solo’ he throws away his lightsaber and reclaimed his identity as ‘Ben Solo’.


The Resistance destroyed Palpatine’s command ship, abandoning the armada trapped over Exegol. However, As people across the galaxy rose up against the First Order, the Resistance returned to their base to celebrate. After the celebration, Rey visited Luke’s abandoned home on Tatooine and buried the Skywalker lightsabers, after she built her own. A passerby asked her name and she replied, “Rey Skywalker.”

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