Toby wrote:It was revealing that in the negotiations following the sale of Lucasfilm Kathleen Kennedy said to Lucas - "we want to make a film for the fans" and well, they pretty much did that.
I suspect that things will take a more interesting turn with the next films. Rogue One for example, looks like it's going to be quite "gritty" and certainly will be interesting given that it won't feature any "classic" characters.
It what Laurence Kasdan has said is anything to go by then they will stake their own claim and be something new and different.
I'm sure they will be.
I'm off to see it for the 2nd time with some friends kids this week