There has been much to talk about over the last two months regarding “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” mostly to do with its box office performance, but now that its theatrical run is winding down, we can get back to focusing on the movie itself. And one of the most welcome elements was the return of John Williams to the composer’s chair, and he gets his due in this new featurette.
The longtime staple of the franchise discuses his work on the movie, how he referenced earlier thematic pieces, and updated them for the new characters and worlds, and much more. It’s a nice little look at Williams’ approach, and how it served to add a little more magic to the film.
Check it out below — “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” is still playing at a theater near you.