20 exciting shots captured from the new Force Awakens trailer

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens

It begins with a wide shot of an epic starship graveyard on a desert planet — Jakku — as a small speeder crosses in the distance. An old Rebellion-style X-Wing can be seen in the foreground, with an Imperial Star Destroyer dominating behind.

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“The Force is strong in my family.” Luke Skywalker speaks! Return of the Jedi dialogue, or a reprise of same? “My father has it.” (Note the tense.)

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“I have it.”

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“My sister has it.” (Someone — Leia? — receiving — or giving? — what looks like Luke’s original lightsaber, the one wielded by Anakin in the Clone Wars and passed down to his son by Obi-Wan Kenobi.)

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New-style X-Wings, with S-foils locked in attack position.

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Rey and Finn running, with new droid sensation BB-8.

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Kylo Ren.

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Stormtroopers.

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Rey.

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TIE Fighter hangar in chaos.

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Star Destroyer!

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Chrome stormtrooper. (Gwendoline Christie?)

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BB-8 spies around a corner in a Millennium Falcon corridor.

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Rey again.

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Offering Finn a hand. Accepted.

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Falcon chased by a TIE …

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… into the colossal wreck of a starship.

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One gutsy TIE pilot!

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(Or he was.)

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Han Solo: “Chewie … we’re home!”

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