The title for the highly anticipated “Star Wars” sequel was unveiled Thursday, and, predictably, fans decided to have a little bit of fun with “Episode VII’s” title – “The Force Awakens.”
Walt Disney Pictures unveiled the title in a tweet announcing the film had wrapped, and some “Star Wars” fans on Twitter are using the hashtag #rejectedstarwarstitles to offer up some alternate titles.
Here’s a sampling of some potential “Episode VII” alternate titles.
“The Force Awakens,” directed by “Star Trek” alumnus J.J. Abrams, takes place 30 years after the events of “Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi,” with original stars Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew and Kenny Baker joining Ford as part of the ensemble cast. The film is due in theaters Dec. 18, 2015.
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