Star Wars awakens interest in Irish beauty spot Star Wars
Eastern Eye Staff
THE plot for the next Star Wars film is guarded more closely than the Death Star, but one thing is certain, it will feature plenty of Irish mist and rain. Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens, the last movie in the Lucasfilm Disney Star Wars series, which was re- leased in December, has generated more than $2 billion (£1.3bn) at the box office, making it the third highest grossing film of all time. It featured Ireland in a dramatic ending filmed in a sixth-century monastic settlement off the west Irish coast. “Ireland has become an important part of Star…
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