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'Star Wars' opens to astronomical sales at box office

'Star Wars' opens to astronomical sales at box office

Colleen Crosby, 48, saw the very first "Star Wars" movie at Mann's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood in 1977.

And on Thursday she grabbed her lightsaber and homemade Jedi costume and rushed to the same spot for opening night of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" — the first film from the blockbuster series in a decade.

"I can't wait," said the Los Angeles resident, who was particularly excited about Carrie Fisher reprising the role of Princess (now Gen.) Leia. "I've been a fan since I was 9."

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