Those who attended the sci-fi convention in Tulare could have their picture taken with so familiar “Star Wars” characters.
Those who attended the sci-fi convention in Tulare could have their picture taken with so familiar “Star Wars” characters. The Fresno Bee Rick Bentley
Those who attended the sci-fi convention in Tulare could have their picture taken with so familiar “Star Wars” characters. The Fresno Bee Rick Bentley
Star Wars Countdown

Star Wars Countdown

Daily dispatches as we approach the premiere of "The Force Awakens"

Local ‘Star Wars’ fan has mixed emotions about new film

June 19, 2015 06:46 PM

UPDATED June 20, 2015 01:46 AM

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Rick Bentley, The Bee's movie critic and "Star Wars" insider, is piloting a 7-days-a-week journey to "The Force Awakens" premiere Dec. 18. Movie clips, fan videos, news and celebrity interviews -- you'll see it here first, along with invitations to share your "Star Wars" stories. Strap in, Nerf herders!