It begins, fittingly, with a question. A clipped, authoritative voice asking: “Who are you?”
Daisy Ridley’s desert scavenger Rey answers plaintively: “I’m no one.”
John Boyega’s runaway stormtrooper Finn faces his own existential crisis: “I was raised to do one thing. But I’ve got nothing to fight for.”
Adam Driver’s villainous Kylo Ren has no such doubt or humility. “Nothing will stand in our way,” he says to Darth Vader’s scorched mask. “I will finish what you started.”
Han Solo turns up to confirm that the stories they’ve heard are true: the dark side, the Jedi. Then he gets an embrace with Carrie Fisher’s Princess Leia. Maybe once you’ve found somebody else who is lost, you’re not nobody anymore.
But one member of their old group is missing: Luke.
At long last, here is the final trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens …