Star Wars: The Last Jedi and What's Making Us Happy Writer/director Rian Johnson joins the Star Wars franchise to deliver a chapter that's fast, fun and freewheeling, even as it introduces surprising nuance to the classic Dark Side vs. Light Side beef. Guest: NPR White House Correspondent Tamara Keith.
NPR logo

Star Wars: The Last Jedi and What's Making Us Happy

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/570848695/580451068" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Star Wars: The Last Jedi and What's Making Us Happy

Star Wars: The Last Jedi and What's Making Us Happy

Star Wars: The Last Jedi and What's Making Us Happy

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/570848695/580451068" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Writer/director Rian Johnson joins the Star Wars franchise to deliver a chapter that's fast, fun and freewheeling, even as it introduces surprising nuance to the classic Dark Side vs. Light Side beef. Guest: NPR White House Correspondent Tamara Keith.

Rey (Daisy Ridley) may or may not be the title character of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. We're not telling. Jonathon Olley/Lucasfilm hide caption

toggle caption
Jonathon Olley/Lucasfilm

Rey (Daisy Ridley) may or may not be the title character of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. We're not telling.

Jonathon Olley/Lucasfilm