Has Harrison Ford's Broken Leg Seriously Delayed STAR WARS VII?

Has Harrison Ford's Broken Leg Seriously Delayed STAR WARS VII?

Earlier this month, Harrison Ford ("Six Days Seven Nights") was injured on the set of J.J. Abrams' Star Wars VII. At first, reports stated that it was just an ankle injury but we were all later informed that he actually broke his leg. A lengthy delay may occur.

The latest Star Wars VII rumor comes from Jedi News and it is a gloomy one my friends.
We're hearing via a number of sources that production on Episode VII could be delayed due to the severe nature of Harrison Ford's leg injury. We understand a meeting was called this morning at Pinewood to discuss the situation, but the early word is that production of the film could be pushed back by a substantial amount of time.

Additional information from The Metro claims that the delay could be as long as six months. That's quite as surprise since The Hollywood Reporter was told a week ago Harrison Ford would only be out of commission for eight weeks.

The image on the right is the first look at Harrison Ford's broken leg. You can click on it to make it larger, but I warn you that would be a dead giveaway that you're still a virgin. You can see more images of Ford in a wheelchair at the Daily Mail.

Star Wars: Episode VII - Actors John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, David Oyelowow, Domhnall Gleeson, Max von Sydow, Lupita Nyong'o and Gwendoline Christie will join the original stars of the saga, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Kenny Baker in the new film. It's being directed by J.J. Abrams from a screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan and Abrams. Kathleen Kennedy, J.J. Abrams, and Bryan Burk are producing, and John Williams returns as the composer. The movie opens worldwide on December 18, 2015.
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LMB10 - 6/23/2014, 2:51 PM
Move Cap, drop it on May 6th, 2016. Oh boy imagine the outrage
Greengo - 6/23/2014, 2:53 PM
Genaro - 6/23/2014, 2:56 PM
MrBlackJack - 6/23/2014, 2:57 PM
Could be a blessing in disguise.
Indy - 6/23/2014, 3:00 PM
They should not do rewrites they should delay it and not rush out the movie nothing good can come out of that but a sloppy unsatisfying movie. Its there own fault for having a unsafe set Ford got injured and this a result of that.
Genaro - 6/23/2014, 3:00 PM
Just make him a wheelchaired Solo.
DEVLIN712 - 6/23/2014, 3:00 PM
Where would this move to? I reckon this'd be a stronger film to put up against BvS that Cap 3
themidnightking - 6/23/2014, 3:01 PM
DC would shit themselves haha
MexicanSexyman - 6/23/2014, 3:01 PM
That sucks ass, but at least MEXICO [frick]ING WON!!!!!!!!
Niklander - 6/23/2014, 3:01 PM
I dont see the fuzz just have the rest of the crew and cast finish their work and wait for Ford to recover and film his scenes duh there I just saved the production J.J Abrams I''ll take my check tomorrow morning c y a
Genaro - 6/23/2014, 3:02 PM
Arriba Mexico. Not lying I cried when Mexico scored.
MexicanSexyman - 6/23/2014, 3:04 PM
@ MrBlackjack, you have been taking to much quaaludes.

soforizo - 6/23/2014, 3:04 PM
Good game by Mexico.
DannyRand1225 - 6/23/2014, 3:04 PM
i hope not i turn 21 around the time this is released and i would like it as a Birthday Present,im a selfish bastard!!
soforizo - 6/23/2014, 3:05 PM
A delay might actually be a blessing in disguise; this movie already felt rushed.
MexicanSexyman - 6/23/2014, 3:05 PM
@ Genaro, haha my dad and uncle cried and they aren't even drunk.
Omarvls - 6/23/2014, 3:06 PM
Let me guess

May 6 2016
To go up against Dawn of Justice

Genaro - 6/23/2014, 3:07 PM
Bring on Holland!
DannyRand1225 - 6/23/2014, 3:07 PM
soforizo- how did it feel rushed?, they have been at this since 2012 and it (for now) releases in december of next year so i dont see the rush

MexicanSexyman - 6/23/2014, 3:09 PM
@EzioKenway1225, if the movie sucks you can drink legally until you forget the movie.
DannyRand1225 - 6/23/2014, 3:09 PM
i wish Mr Ford well,hope he gets better soon
DannyRand1225 - 6/23/2014, 3:09 PM
TheMexican-thats true but i have a feeling it wont
DannyRand1225 - 6/23/2014, 3:12 PM
i think Han and Leia both bite it in this one,only Luke Continues on and dies in Episode 9
JillyMcBeam - 6/23/2014, 3:13 PM
Disney isn't going to move Star Wars on the same day as BvS. True, BvS wouldn't make it's full potential, but neither would Star Wars. It would hurt both movies. Suggesting to do so only insults the greater minds that plan these things.
MrFridayNights - 6/23/2014, 3:14 PM
Argentina vs Netherlands will be the final of the World Cup!!!!!!!!
Messi the GOAT!!!!!!
DaVinci31 - 6/23/2014, 3:16 PM
This news kind of aligns with Tom Cruise's rumored cameo for the film.

Anyway, I hope the man has a well treated recovery. He's a national treasure.
Nomis - 6/23/2014, 3:16 PM
LOL! N.B... Why reference (Six Days/Seven nights) for Harrison ford int he article? Of all the grat movies he done. Why that one?
JillyMcBeam - 6/23/2014, 3:19 PM
Maybe it's a sign that this movie should not be made.
LMB10 - 6/23/2014, 3:20 PM

That's right - no studio in their right minds would put two huge franchises up against eachother - especially after they both recently had high grossing films and especially given the similar genre and - wait a minute
DannyRand1225 - 6/23/2014, 3:21 PM
indy-do u know it was an unsafe set,maybe Ford was doing action scenes and something happened,i highly doubt JJ Abrams would have an unsafe set
Indy - 6/23/2014, 3:22 PM
Six Days Seven Nights is a great movie very funny. Get well soon Mr. Ford!
Abary - 6/23/2014, 3:23 PM
Well... just film the scenes with no Ford in it.... duh
DeusExSponge - 6/23/2014, 3:24 PM
I don't know how production works so excuse me for my ignorance, but can't they move on to filming different scenes instead of waiting for Ford to recover?
DannyRand1225 - 6/23/2014, 3:24 PM
indy-i dont mean that as hostile,its just that they are so many different reports, up this point,many thought he injured his ankle but now we know he broke his leg
UltimateCookie - 6/23/2014, 3:25 PM
Han Solo injured?
DannyRand1225 - 6/23/2014, 3:25 PM
DeusExsponge-thats what i think they are doing, they just reshuffled things around as Avengers Age of Ultron did when Scarlett Johannson got pregnant
MrBlackJack - 6/23/2014, 3:26 PM

Ehh, you're probably right.
BatmanHeisenberg - 6/23/2014, 3:26 PM
Move Star Wars to May 6th 2016, Batman v Superman should be done by late fall, so release it then, and move Cap 2 to April 2016. Problem solved.
BatmanHeisenberg - 6/23/2014, 3:29 PM
*late fall 2015, so release it where Star Wars was going to be released.
DaVinci31 - 6/23/2014, 3:29 PM
"Maybe it's a sign that this movie should not be made."

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