"The Rise of Skywalker" features first gay kiss in a Star Wars movie

by Daniel Payne · Dec 18th, 2019 3:37 pm

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In a groundbreaking development for both the Star Wars series and Disney in general, the latest entry in the saga features a kiss between two women.

"The Rise of Skywalker," the ninth and final entry in the trilogy of trilogies begun by George Lucas in 1977, depicts two female rebels sharing a kiss during a moment of celebration.

? It is not just the first gay kiss in Star Wars history, but also the first depiction of a homosexual encounter in Disney film history.


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