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The film currently has a 55% audience rating on Rotten Tomatoes
Rian Johnson, director of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, has responded to ongoing criticism of the new film from fans.
A number of fans have criticised the film for not sticking to the series’ canon, with one even starting a petition to get the film erased and remade. The film currently has a 55% audience satisfaction rating on reviews aggregate Rotten Tomatoes, a stark contrast to the 93% critical rating.
“And let me just add that 80-90% of the reaction I’ve gotten from Twitter has been really lovely,” Johnson added. “There’s been a lot of joy and love from fans. When I talk about the negative stuff, that’s not the full picture of the fans at all.”
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