Top 50 The Last Jedi Movie Facts

Following is our collection of The Last Jedi facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of The Last Jedi film message.

Rey's training on the cliff matches Kylo Ren's fight with Luke Skywalker

Chewbacca's seat in the Millennium Falcon's cockpit is visibly dirtier than Han's
Chewbacca's seat in the Millennium Falcon's cockpit is visibly dirtier than Han's

The Last Jedi Trivia

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  1. Carrie Fisher's dog Gary, has a cameo (with prosthetics) in the Canto Bight Casino, as a pet for one of the higher rollers.

  2. The credits include a listing for "Chewbacca Consultant." Of course it was Peter Mayhew.

  3. The coffin like structure for Rey's shuttle in the Millenial Falcon is a nod to C.S Lewis book series The Space Trilogy where the main character traverse space in a coffin like vessel

The Last Jedi Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - In return of the Jedi (1983) the shot that Luke's robotic hand received is still there in The Last Jedi (2017)
    In return of the Jedi (1983) the shot that Luke's robotic hand received is still there in The Last Jedi (2017)
  • 1 - Luke has the exposed kyber crystal of Darth Vaders lightsaber hanging in his shack.
    Luke has the exposed kyber crystal of Darth Vaders lightsaber hanging in his shack.
  • 1 - The burning tree resembles the Rebel/Resistance's Phoenix symbol, while the dark side cave resembles the First Order insignia.
    The burning tree resembles the Rebel/Resistance's Phoenix symbol, while the dark side cave resembles the First Order insignia.
  • 1 - Han's golden dice are shown many times, and can be seen for a brief moment in a New Hope.
    Han's golden dice are shown many times, and can be seen for a brief moment in a New Hope.
  • Luke's force projection's lightsaber sound effect is different than the other sound effect used in the movie. The actual audio used is the one from the Original and Prequel trilogies.

  • 1 - You can see a compass on Luke Skywalker's shelf. This compass was the one he found in the emperor's observatory on a mission in Star Wars Battlefront 2 (2017, before The release of The Last Jedi)
    You can see a compass on Luke Skywalker's shelf. This compass was the one he found in the emperor's observatory on a mission in Star Wars Battlefront 2 (2017, before The release of The Last Jedi)
  • 1 - The jet pack worn by Maz Kanata in Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017), resembles the jet pack worn by the Rocketeer in the 1991 film. Joe Johnston, who directed The Rocketeer, worked on the visual effects for the original Star Wars trilogy.
    The jet pack worn by Maz Kanata in Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017), resembles the jet pack worn by the Rocketeer in the 1991 film. Joe Johnston, who directed The Rocketeer, worked on the visual effects for the original Star Wars trilogy.
  • The sparks falling down near Kylo Ren (left) mirror the rain dripping from the Falcon near Rey (right) - using nature and technology in the two locations as a visual metaphor for light and dark side

  • 1 - Yoda smacks Luke in the head showing him the power of force ghost and what he must do to project to fight Kylo all while burning down the books.
    Yoda smacks Luke in the head showing him the power of force ghost and what he must do to project to fight Kylo all while burning down the books.

The Last Jedi Hidden Details

I just realized the circular pattern that Leia's blaster emits when she stuns Poe is the same as the one used at the beginning of "A New Hope" when *she* gets stunned by stormtroopers.

1 - Luke winks at C-3PO when he arrives at the abandoned rebel base on Crait. This is most likely because C-3PO had technology to sense that Luke was not physically present. This was not in the script, Mark Hamill decided to do this on his own.
Luke winks at C-3PO when he arrives at the abandoned rebel base on Crait. This is most likely because C-3PO had technology to sense that Luke was not physically present. This was not in the script, Mark Hamill decided to do this on his own.

A Praetorian Guard's Vibro-Arbir blade disappears just as he gets an opening to kill Rey

1 - These three Resistance soldiers are played by Nathan, Griffin, and Chelsea Hamill - Mark Hamill's children. Not only is it a fun cameo, but it can also be viewed as the literal next generation watching Luke go out to face the First Order, a major point of the scene.
These three Resistance soldiers are played by Nathan, Griffin, and Chelsea Hamill - Mark Hamill's children. Not only is it a fun cameo, but it can also be viewed as the literal next generation watching Luke go out to face the First Order, a major point of the scene.

Leia flies through a hologram of Snoke's ship foreshadowing its fate later in the movie.

1 - Rebel Bombardies decorate two of the bombs that get dropped on the Dreadnaught.
Rebel Bombardies decorate two of the bombs that get dropped on the Dreadnaught.
1 - Luke does not disturb the sand, a hint that he's not really there.
Luke does not disturb the sand, a hint that he's not really there.
1 - When Leia force pulls herself back onto the Resistance ship, it foreshadows where the Holdo Maneuver will hit Snoke's ship.
When Leia force pulls herself back onto the Resistance ship, it foreshadows where the Holdo Maneuver will hit Snoke's ship.
1 - Rey is fascinated by the rain on Ahch-To because she grew up on a desert planet.
Rey is fascinated by the rain on Ahch-To because she grew up on a desert planet.

There is a mural in the first Jedi temple of the Prime Jedi, the original member of the Jedi Order.

The puncture wound is shown from Luke's extreme spearfishing

1 - Rey sees her own reflection in the cave exactly halfway into the movie
Rey sees her own reflection in the cave exactly halfway into the movie
1 - Before Rey touches Ben Solo's hand in The Last Jedi, she only refers to him as 'Kylo'. After seeing the conflict in him, she only calls him 'Ben'.
Before Rey touches Ben Solo's hand in The Last Jedi, she only refers to him as 'Kylo'. After seeing the conflict in him, she only calls him 'Ben'.
1 - During the flashback to the Destruction of Luke's Temple, you can see his slaughtered students scattered on the ground in front of the temple
During the flashback to the Destruction of Luke's Temple, you can see his slaughtered students scattered on the ground in front of the temple

Snoke does not directly hit the helmetless Kylo Ren with force lightning, but instead bounces it off the floor to avoid his still-healing face.

1 - Right before their first force connection Skype session, the light shining on both Kylo and Rey look like the "yin" and "yang" halves.
Right before their first force connection Skype session, the light shining on both Kylo and Rey look like the "yin" and "yang" halves.
1 - . I could be wrong, but the way Leia flies through the hologram when shes saving herself in space parallels how Snokes ship gets destroyed later in the movie.
. I could be wrong, but the way Leia flies through the hologram when shes saving herself in space parallels how Snokes ship gets destroyed later in the movie.
1 - An AT-At from the original trilogy can be spotted in the back during the fight on Crait when Kylo Ren confronts Luke face to face. You can tell it's an AT-AT by it's small feet and more box like body
An AT-At from the original trilogy can be spotted in the back during the fight on Crait when Kylo Ren confronts Luke face to face. You can tell it's an AT-AT by it's small feet and more box like body
1 - - Luke and Snoke had made the mistake of assuming Kylo Ren's intentions. Both masters subscribing to two different methodologies and essentially resulting to the same fate.
- Luke and Snoke had made the mistake of assuming Kylo Ren's intentions. Both masters subscribing to two different methodologies and essentially resulting to the same fate.
1 - Ben Solo's lightsaber closely resembles the hilt used by Kylo Ren, implying that he reused it when he became Snoke's Apprentice
Ben Solo's lightsaber closely resembles the hilt used by Kylo Ren, implying that he reused it when he became Snoke's Apprentice

The whispers Rey hears are lines from the jedi code.

1 - Rey's arm wound resembles two hands reaching each other, just like Rey and Kylo hands were reaching each other and touching through their Force Bond/Connection
Rey's arm wound resembles two hands reaching each other, just like Rey and Kylo hands were reaching each other and touching through their Force Bond/Connection

The "Binary Sunset" has now appeared in every Star Wars trilogy

During the first flash-back of Ben Solo's turning (when Luke tells his version of the story to Rey), we can see a faint green hue inside Ben's room coming from Luke's light saber. This is before it is revealed that Luke raised his saber against Ben.

During the final battle Chewie sits in the co-pilot's chair, even though he's piloting the Falcon alone.

1 - Leia's movement through the projection of Snoke's ship foreshadows its fate
Leia's movement through the projection of Snoke's ship foreshadows its fate

Rey is Visibly Happy at the Sight of Rain Because, Having Grown Up On a Desert Planet, She's Never Seen It

1 - Luke's lightsaber is destroyed when Kylo and Rey have a force pull with each other. Later in the movie, Luke is actually wielding that lightsaber, which I think makes sense since he is there as an hologram through the force.
Luke's lightsaber is destroyed when Kylo and Rey have a force pull with each other. Later in the movie, Luke is actually wielding that lightsaber, which I think makes sense since he is there as an hologram through the force.
1 - You can see the ship BB-8 and DJ steal later in the film parking in front of the casino during the establishing shot.
You can see the ship BB-8 and DJ steal later in the film parking in front of the casino during the establishing shot.

General Leia foreshadows the destruction of Snoke's ship

1 - During the final battle scene in The Last Jedi (2017), between Kylo Ren and Luke Skywalker, you can tell Luke has no physical presence as his foot movements don't disturb the ground, unlike Kylo Ren's which show the red tone beneath the top layer.
During the final battle scene in The Last Jedi (2017), between Kylo Ren and Luke Skywalker, you can tell Luke has no physical presence as his foot movements don't disturb the ground, unlike Kylo Ren's which show the red tone beneath the top layer.
1 - The Jedi temple on Luke's island, that Yoda ultimately torches, closely resembles the Rebel Insignia.
The Jedi temple on Luke's island, that Yoda ultimately torches, closely resembles the Rebel Insignia.
1 - In the scene where Rey and Kylo touch hands across their Force bond, Rey begins crying, and sheds a single tear. The trail of Rey's tear mirrors the scar she gave Kylo in "The Force Awakens".
In the scene where Rey and Kylo touch hands across their Force bond, Rey begins crying, and sheds a single tear. The trail of Rey's tear mirrors the scar she gave Kylo in "The Force Awakens".
1 - Force projection is foreshadowed through Rey's vision and Kylo and Rey's connection. Rey is still wet after collapsing from going to the dark; Kylo has rainwater on him after talking to Rey
Force projection is foreshadowed through Rey's vision and Kylo and Rey's connection. Rey is still wet after collapsing from going to the dark; Kylo has rainwater on him after talking to Rey
1 - During the battle of Crait, Luke doesn't leave footprints, unlike the other characters, foreshadowing that he was not actually there.
During the battle of Crait, Luke doesn't leave footprints, unlike the other characters, foreshadowing that he was not actually there.
The Last Jedi poster
The Last Jedi poster

The Last Jedi Plot

Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares for battle with the First Order.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of The Last Jedi. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Director Rian Johnson
Stars Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley
IMDB score 7.0