Curbed has compiled an eye-candy heavy list of real-life filming locations for The Force Awakens. Sites include an Icelandic volcano that also appeared in Game of Thrones, spots in England and Ireland, and the least postcard-worthy, but most Star Wars-necessary: a desert in Abu Dhabi.
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Definitely some beautiful locations, I just hope they aren’t a distraction. As Germain pointed out in his review of ESB:
The genius of The Empire Strikes Back is its simplicity. It basically takes place in only three places.