Does J.J. Abrams Really Understand ‘Star Wars’? This Video Proves He Misses the Point

With Star Wars: The Force Awakens, J.J. Abrams has given the world a highly entertaining return to one of the biggest movie franchises ever, but that doesn’t mean he necessarily captured the essence of why the first Star Wars trilogy works.

He is a great filmmaker with years of experience in both film and TV, and maybe the one director that can make a revival of Star Wars successful, but that doesn’t mean he truly understood how George Lucas made those original films great.

In this video, Cracked goes through some of the reasons why the Star Wars: The Force Awakens hype has annoyed the masses, along with presenting some convincing theories on how J.J. Abrams is taking a misguided path with the new Star Wars movies.

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