Star Wars Strikes Again… With Slew of Expensive New Toys (video!)

When the latest “Star Wars” movie hits the big screen, an alien invasion will be underway… in toy stores around the world. Felicity Jones, who plays rebel leader Jyn Ers is featured today (Aug. 31) in a sneak peek of Disney’s new movie-related toy line. The movie co-stars Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Jiang Wen, Forest Whitaker, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk and Riz Ahmed....

Star Wars Female Star, Rey, AWOL From Toy Stores, Sparking Uproar

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” did more than strike a blow for freedom in a galaxy far, far away. It gave us Rey, a strong female character and positive role model for young girls. But just try to find the character in the flood of Star Wars toys that followed the movie’s release. Rey, played by newcomer Daisy Ridley, did not appear in previous “Star Wars” films. ...
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