Part 4 of 8: Details to be read only AFTER seeing the movie
When The Empire Strikes Back came out, many fans left the theater wondering: Was Darth Vader telling the truth?
For any doubters, Return of the Jedi included a scene in which Yoda and Obi-Wan Kenobi confirm what Luke Skywalker had learned: Vader was his father.
That settled it, but fans may be emerging from The Last Jedi with a similar question: Did Rey really learn the truth about her own origins?
At a post-screening Q&A for the film Friday, writer-director Rian Johnson offers his thoughts on the matter. Spoiler Warning: Let’s talk more after the jump …