I guess Dilwale and Bajiao Mastani will have no competition with American Films! Star Wars is coming out the following weekend! On Christmas! What better way to celebrate the Holidays in India by watching Star Wars! There are few, if any, movies in history that can claim to have an iconic status similar to that of Star Wars franchise. With the 7th installment – Star Wars: The Force Awakens all set to hit cinemas this Christmas on 25th December 2015 in India, and the excitement has reached fever pitch!!
Renowned industry experts have said that the film will hit or exceed $200 million and is poised to set a new record in its opening weekends.
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” is also poised to break the record for a December opening held by 2012’s “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” at $84.6 million — giving it roughly $170 million.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens is directed, co-produced, and co-written by J. J. Abrams. The seventh installment in the main Star Wars film series, it stars Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Max von Sydow. The story is set approximately 30 years after the events of Return of the Jedi (1983).
The Force Awakens is the first film in the Star Wars sequel trilogy, announced after The Walt Disney Company’s acquisition of Lucasfilm in October 2012.
Well, Indian fans get ready as Star Wars: The Force Awakens releases on 25th December 2015!!