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Los Angeles (AFP) - "Star Wars" fans got their first glimpse Friday of the space saga's long-awaited new film -- including a controversial new-look lightsaber -- but still have to wait a year for the movie itself. Studio giant Disney earlier this month revealed the name of the new episode, "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," saying filming had been completed on the movie, due in theaters on December 18, 2015. "The dark side ... and the light," the voiceover continues, as a cloaked figure -- perhaps a dark Sith Lord -- brandishes his lightsaber in a snowy forest, before John Williams' stirring theme plays. Inevitably, "Star Wars" fans immediately flooded the Internet with comments, observations -- and speculation.