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Poll: Anticipation Builds In Rockland County For New 'Star Wars' Film

"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" opens in theaters across Rockland on Thursday.
"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" opens in theaters across Rockland on Thursday. Photo Credit: Facebook/Garden State Plaza

ROCKLAND COUNTY, N.Y. -- "Star Wars" fans all around Rockland County will be transported back to that galaxy far, far away Thursday when the long-awaited next chapter in the saga opens in theaters.

Poll
How do you think the new "Star Wars" movie will compare to previous films in the series?
Final Results Voting Closed

How do you think the new "Star Wars" movie will compare to previous films in the series?

  • I think it will be better than the originals
    25%
  • It will be good, but not as good as the original trilogy
    48%
  • It will be worse than the prequels
    3%
  • I'm not going to see it
    25%

The seventh entry in the beloved sci-fi franchise has already broken records for ticket pre-sales, and is expected to pull in more than $200 million in its opening weekend, according to Variety . Anticipation has been high for the film, directed by J.J. Abrams, since it was first announced in 2012, with every new bit of information, casting announcement, rumor and trailer garnering widespread coverage in media around the world.

"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" stars Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac and Adam Driver and is rated PG-13.

Are you among the many rushing to get a ticket? How do you think it will compare to previous "Star Wars" features? Let the force be with you as you fill out our poll.

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