Star Wars: Episode 8 Latest News Reveal Han Solo’s Funeral Sparks Shoot-Out Scene

By Disha Mashelkar | 1 year ago
Star Wars: Episode 8 Latest News Reveal Han Solo’s Funeral Sparks Shoot-Out Scene
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Star Wars: Episode 8 is likely to pick up the storyline right where The Force Awakens has left off. In the second installment, fans will see a funeral or memorial scene for Han Solo. This event sparks a shoot-out from unknown characters.

In Star Wars: The Force Awakens film, Ben Solo aka Ren takes his father’s life by killing him with a lightsaber. He displays a look of resentment after committing the crime.

Mike Zeroh, a Star Wars expert, in his latest video reveals something interesting about Harrison Ford’s character. He says that the photos and the leaked scene tease the possibility of a memorial or a funeral for this great character. Read to know more.

A Memorial For Those Who Died In The Force Awakens

A memorial or funeral scene will take place not just for Han Solo but also for the others. Hence those who have lost their lives on other planets are likely to be paid respects for the last time. This funeral scene is being filmed at Dubrovnik, Croatia, reports Express UK. The way these characters are dressed, (All in black outfits) and their sad faces confirms a sad scene.

The death of Han will also affect Princess Leia Organa (Late Carrie Fisher). In The Force Awakens, Leia says, “If you see our son, bring him home” to Han Solo. She might be seen blaming herself for her husband’s death. Han Solo’s death can make Ren switch to the light side of the force. But this is possible only when Snoke removes him as his apprentice.

Han Solo’s Funeral Scene Follows A Shoot-out

When everything at the funeral is going smooth, a shoot-out scene breaks open. During this shoot-out, Finn (John Boyega) is also present. The presence of Boyega’s Finn drops hints that the entire resistance force is also present for the funeral of Han.

The exact reason why this shoot-out takes place has not been revealed yet. But the leaked footage shows a speeder chase sequence and there is imperial type guard (seems to be new characters). The footage also shows how people try to protect themselves from the gunshot. While some people try to get covered up behind the street poles to save themselves.

Star Wars: Episode 8

Star Wars: Episode 8 Teaser

As the Star Wars Celebrations draws closer, fans are eager to watch a teaser for Star Wars: Episode 8. Speculations are rife that these celebrations will take place in April.

The mystery behind the Star Wars: Episode 8 title (The Last Jedi) and more clues can be teased in the teaser. Star Wars Episode 8 releases in the theaters on Dec.15, 2017.

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Disha Mashelkar has completed her Masters in Journalism and Mass Communication from the University of Pune. She joined MNG in 2016. She loves writing on TV series/Films/Anime/Entertainment.