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Daisy Ridley as Rey in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

6 Times ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Worked Flawlessly

As I’m writing this, Star Wars: The Force Awakens is shattering box office records all around the world. In just over a week, it raked in over $890 million globally. Star Wars: The Force Awakens took the number two spot in movie grosses for 2015, previously held by Avengers: Age of Ultron. With only two weeks at the box office in 2015, Star Wars: […]


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The monastic Island, Skellig Michael founded in the 7th century, for 600 years the island was a centre of monastic life for Irish Christian monks. The Celtic monastery, which is situated almost at the summit of the 230-metre-high rock became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1996. It is one of Europe's better known but least accessible monasteries.Photo:Valerie O'Sullivan

Ireland Feels the Force in ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Final Scene

An island off Ireland’s south west coast is wowing audiences at screenings of Star Wars:  The Force Awakens. Unveiled in the film’s closing minutes, this closely guarded secret ending to Episode 7 was filmed in September 2014 on Skellig Michael Island, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Since 1977, the record-breaking movie franchise has travelled through many galaxies, […]


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Where to See a Tatooine Sunset / Mesquite Flat Dunes / National Park Service

Watch a Tatooine Sunset in Real Life

Star Wars fans have the image of a Tatooine sunset, from Star Wars: A New Hope, burned into their brains. But where did it come from? A long time ago (1977) , in a universe not that far, far away (two hours from Las Vegas and four from Los Angeles), a director introduced us to a […]


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