‘Star Wars’ Movie Series To Air In China For The First Time In Shanghai International Film Festival
Great news for the Chinese moviegoers. For the first time in history, the complete “Star Wars” saga will be shown on the big screen at the 18th edition of the Shanghai International Film Festival.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the 18th edition of the Shanghai International Film Festival will mark the first ever theatrical screening of all the “Star Wars” including “Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope,” “Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back” and “Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi.”
To watch all the “Star Wars” movie on the big screen is a dream and apparently that’s what Disney and the organisers of the Shanghai International Film Festival has thought before finalizing the event.
This screening of all the parts of “Star Wars” will give a definite push on the box-office for the next franchise in the “Star Wars” world, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” which is scheduled to rule the theatre on December 18.
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” is directed by J. J. Abrams and the film is penned by J. J. Abrams, George Lucas and Lawrence Kasdan and according to the recent news, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” may be the biggest release of 2015. The second trailer of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” was premiered at “Star Wars” celebration in April was viewed by 88 million times worldwide and just after its release, Disney stock’s skyrocketed up by $2 billion.
Shanghai International Film Festival will run from June 13 to June 21, so if you happen to be in China at that time, we would recommend you to go and watch the complete saga of “Star Wars” on the big screen.
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