Well aware of Williams' importance to the franchise, director Rian Johnson has put together a special tribute to the composer's contribution in the form of something unique: what he's calling an "all music" cut of The Last Jedi.
Telling prequel stories is all the rage with Star Wars and fans can likely expect no stone unturned when it comes to finding stories to tell. Their white, crystalline design and dog-like stature also played into the film's marketing, with the creatures being featured in nearly every trailer (though the Porgs were the actual stand-out creatures from the movie).
Head of Star Wars' creature shop Neal Scanlan talked to the Nerdist about capturing the same wonder and nostalgia of original Yoda in The Last Jedi. Sound off in the comments below! That's especially true after they had to wait almost the entire length of Star Wars: The Force Awakens before seeing him pop up in the revival of the sci-fi saga.
Afghanistan: on surprise visit, Mattis sees 'Taliban interest' in peace talks
But the Taliban has so far ruled out direct talks with the Western-backed government, which they say is illegitimate. It marks Mattis' third visit to the country, where about 11,000 USA troops are stationed.
Johnson also revealed that the "music only" cut of the film will be available to anyone who buys The Last Jedi's digital release (which is out now) or the upcoming Blu-ray.
Second Wave Of "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" Funko Pop! If there was ever A Star Wars Story to be told about Luke Skywalker, it would be somewhere in those years. Take a look at the eight products below.
Belarus wins its sixth medal at Winter Paralympics in PyeongChang
In wheelchair curling , South Korea made another great start by beating the United States 7-3. In ice hockey, the hosts beat Japan while in the second match, Canada thrashed Sweden by 17-0.
A really special moment posted on Monday showed the first time Mark Hamill saw Frank Oz working his Yoda puppet during production.
The characters included in the latter set of figures include a Sad Porg, C'ai Threnalli, an Ahch-To Caretaker, Paige Tico, a Vulptex, and Luke Skywalker's Force Projection.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi sells for $14.99 (SD), $19.99 (HD) and $24.99 - $29.99 (4k UHD) from most services.
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She also addressed her failed 2016 presidential campaign, saying that if "people were looking for a reality TV campaign, maybe I should have given them more entertainment".