Top 10 Biggest Problems With Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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1It's a remake of A New Hope

Many people are arguing the belief that it copies A New Hope, It makes people believe that Disney isn't very creative and that they're ruining Star Wars, our beloved franchise, If this is the case, then Episode VIII would copy The Empire Strikes Back and IX would copy Return of the Jedi, What is wrong with people?

What people don't realize is that it follows the Star Wars formula. Hell, even the Prequels had similarities to the Original Trilogy but nobody noticed that. Sure TFA may borrow a little bit too much of ANH but for the love of god, it's not copy and pasting. TFA may have it's similarities but it would be unfair to say that it didn't try new things and was it's own thing - Johnny1248

Does it have some similar aspects? Yes but is it a rehash? No

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2Finn and Rey being able to fight Kylo Ren despite never using lightsabers before

Star Wars 7 was an excellent movie. The only movies that rival this are the movies of their respective trilogies that were the best: Revenge of the Sith and The Empire's Strikes Back. - Therandom

I like the Force Awakens but it's not a perfect film. These are just things that really bothered me. - MegaSoulhero

This is what bothers me. Is Rey really the chosen one? Or is Kylo Ren just a pathetic little Vader wannabe? - IronSabbathPriest

Movies like that are not made to be accurate! - hogwartsjedi

3Rey using the force without any training

If only anyone would realize that it's the first movie of the trilogy and that in the next 2 it will explain her force powers - Johnny1248

This one is stupid! You don't really need training to use it!

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4Kylo Ren having tantrums

I liked him, especially when he mentioned and talked to and of Vader - Therandom

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5Terrible CGI

The CGI was actually very good, but it's the terrible amount of CGI that bothered us.

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6Kylo Ren's plan makes no sense
7Luke Skywalker's one minute cameo

I mean come on people, it's just Rey climbing stairs for 2 minutes and holding out a lightsaber. She doesn't even question if it's Luke... This part bothered me

Hey! Luke Skywalker's back! But he's not showing up in the trailers! So, that means they've got a big surprise for him, right?
Oh? He's only there for thirty seconds at the end and doesn't say a single word? Why is his name second on the credit billing before all of the actual main actors?

Oh come on you ended it right when Luke was about to take the lightsaber. I guess that's where VIII will begin. - sketchysteve

He'll be used more in VIII hopefully. - htoutlaws2012

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8Han Solo's death

Spoiler Alert: This was the most tragic scene, along with the destruction of Hosnian Prime by the First Order, in Star Wars history, making it the saddest movie of 2015, and in a while.

There's a rumor of him coming back... Probably not. Harrison Ford would be like, "NUH UH, NO WAY SISTA. I AIN'T WASTING MAH TIME WITH that BULLSH**! " - MontyPython

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9Lupita Nyong'o
10Kylo Ren removing his mask

Kylo was a ferocious villain, but the moment he took off that mask, I lost respect for him. He looked more like a gawky nerd with a big nose and a geeky voice

Nah, I'm glad he did this. Or else he'd be too much like the amazing Vader. - Therandom

I didn't have any problem with that. because not every Star Wars villain has to be a badass warrior with a face that looks like a zombie - Johnny1248

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The Newcomers

?Daisy RidleyDaisy Jazz Isobel Ridley is an English actress. She began her acting career by appearing in minor television roles, before being cast as the main protagonist, Rey, in the Star Wars sequel trilogy – first appearing in Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
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11General Hux speech

I know the First Order are supposed to be the bad guys of this movie, but this scene brought too much in terms of Nazi allusions. - NuMetalManiak

12Lacks originality

Same thing, It's a mashup of A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi.

13Over-hyped

It was expected to be the greatest movie of all time, fans bundled up, until when it came out, people hated it.

14The lightsaber fight

Honestly, by Star Wars standards, it was very underwhelming. Even the prequels got that right. Still, Force Awakens is a great movie

No, the prequels were terrible. There are videos out of star wars bloopers, but honestly the entire prequels are a blooper. THEY ARE TERRIBLE. Let me repeat: TERRIBLE

15Han Solo is too oldV2 Comments
16How Luke is portrayed

He was just a loser in this movie.

17Supreme Leader Snoke

SW tried to add a new character, Snoke, but they decided to make a Gollum/Voldemort wannabe that's like Emperor Palpatine on steroids, that's who he is.

18Darth Vader's mask

How did you get that anyway? Luke burned it years ago!

19Too much CGI

Abrams lied to everyone about this movie using less CGI than the prequels, the prequels actually had less than this movie.

20The new characters
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