Today is a big day for Star Wars fans. The tickets for the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens movie go on sale and a new trailer airs on TV.
The new Star Wars trailer has been released. Watch the official Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer now.
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Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be in theaters on December 18 in the United States. This is two month away, but the cinema tickets for Star Wars: The Force Awakens go on sale already today, Monday, October 19.
For die-hard Star Wars fans several movie theaters will host Star Wars Marathon events, showing all seven Star Wars movies. Starwars.com has published a complete list of theaters participating in the Star Wars Marathon event.
Star Wars tickets are available directly from movie theater ticket offices. Fandango is also offering Star Wars movie tickets including Star Wars Marathon event tickets.
It is not clear when exactly the Star Wars theater tickets go on sale. There are reports that the sale starts as late as Monday night, after the release of the final Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer during Monday Night Football on ESPN. In the UK Star Wars tickets are already on sale since early Monday morning.
Along with the start of the Star Wars ticket sale a new Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer will debut on TV today. The new trailer will air during ESPN's Monday Night Football. Star Wars fans have to wait until 8:30pm ET tonight for ESPN Monday Night Football to begin. After the TV debut the new Star Wars trailer is expected to be released on Youtube.
The last trailer for Force Awakens was released in April. Fans are eager to find out more about Star Wars Episode season. Disney has already published short teasers of the upcoming new trailer.
Disney has also released over the weekend the official Star Wars: The Force Awakens movie Poster. Rey, played by Daisy Ridley dominates the poster, followed by Finn, played by John Boyega. The old gard including Princess Leia, Han and Chewbacca are featured dead center, but small. Fans already are upset about Luke Skywalker missing in the poster.
Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford return to the classic roles of Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia and Han Solo from the original Star Wars trilogy in Force Awakens. New cast members include established stars Oscar Isaac, Adam Driver, Max von Sydow, John Boyega and Andy Serkis, British newcomers Daisy Ridley, Pip Andersen and Christina Chong.
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