The original films have universal appeal among Star Wars fans. The Force Awakens does not. Subjective desires for what a film contains will vary from person to person, but instead of a venn diagram with near total coverage, this film seems to be leaving a lot of people out. Which….is why you wrote this piece.
I think the best articulation of some of what I felt about the film is in the following piece I’d encourage you to read and respond to.