Film fans all over the world are wondering why the film Solo: A Star Wars Story is set to go on general release from May 23, rather than on May 4, which fans of the franchise celebrate as Star Wars Day each year.

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An earlier screening of Solo – focusing on the adventures of the young Star Wars character Han Solo, starring Alden Ehrenreich in the title role, and directed by Ron Howard – also takes place at the Cannes Film Festival, in France, on May 15.

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We may not understand the reason for Star Wars Day being overlooked for the release, but we can show you some of the awesome collectibles connected to the renowned franchise. 

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