The Last Jedi controversy Miguel Villegas 2/2/18 Was The Last Jedi sabotaged?! The controversy sparked upon the release of the Last Jedi which came out in late December 2017. The fan base was not happy with the film, and the director. On the other hand, critics said it was a good movie with 91% fresh tomatoes. The movie had good reviews The Washington Post quoted ¨On Metacritic.com, 42 of the first 44 reviews have been positive, providing Last Jedi with an average score of "85". Although critics say it’s good, fans rank the movie at 48%. Fans blame Rian Johnson for the film being a complete failure and the franchises supposed death. They're on a witch hunt for the director STAR WARS recently put out a tweet wishing Rian Johnson a happy birthday. The comments were brutal some went far as to tweet “single-handedly destroyed star wars @rian johnson.” Many seem to agree considering how the tweet got one hundred nineteen likes. What's a franchise without those fanatics who take things too seriously? Well, Star Wars has some diehard fans, and one fan claimed to be responsible for the films bad score. The Washington post even came out to publish a paper on December 21st, 2017 quoting "Yes it was me that caused this," wrote the anonymous moderator of the not-succinctly-named "Down
With Disney's Treatment of Franchises and its Fanboys" Facebook page, which has barely 300 subscribers. He claimed to have created a network of Facebook bots that were able to bypass those annoying Captcha puzzles that Rotten Tomatoes and other sites make you fill out to prove you're human. And, according to him, these fake users were driving the movie's score down with bad reviews.’’ Although no one knows who this apparent fanatic, misogynistic fan is we cant be sure he is telling the truth about this attack. Thus leaving people in complete confusion not knowing if this is legitimately real. In conclusion, The Last Jedi is in controversy, and it might stay controversial. Although no one is completely sure if this attack is real or fake Rotten tomatoes are currently working on unraveling this incident, and they plan to find out who did this.