Like many of us, Academy Award winner Matthew McConaughey loves Star Wars…a lot. The latest trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens got a great reception, with many exhaling yet another sigh of relief when it hit all the right notes, driven forward with a touching dose of nostalgia. We laughed, cried, and sat in our spaceship seats, stunned by what we saw.
Okay, so this isn’t exactly real, but it’s a downright amusing cut of the trailer and one of the more emotional moments in Interstellar. Watch…
Star Wars: The Force Awakens rundown:
Star Wars: The Force Awakens, opens in theaters December 18, 2015. Star Wars: The Force Awakens is directed by J.J. Abrams from a screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan & Abrams, and features a cast including actors John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o, Gwendoline Christie, Crystal Clarke, Pip Andersen, Domhnall Gleeson, and Max von Sydow. They will join the original stars of the saga, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Kenny Baker. The film is being produced by Kathleen Kennedy, J.J. Abrams, and Bryan Burk, and John Williams returns as the composer. Star Wars: The Force Awakens is Episode VII in the Star Wars Saga.