AMC Theaters is holding a 27-hour Star Wars movie marathon to rejoice the premiere of The Rise of Skywalker in December. With the last word Star Wars 9 trailer lastly confirmed to be on one of the best ways, Disney is formally inside the homestretch of selling for his or her upcoming blockbuster. About two months keep until the film reaches theaters, concluding not merely the Star Wars sequel trilogy – however moreover all of the Skywalker saga.

It goes with out saying many a Star Wars fan will doubtless be contemplating rewatching the sooner eight episodes of the saga with the intention to place collectively for The Rise of Skywalker. There are usually not any shortage of the way to go about that, notably as a result of the primary seven episodes will doubtless be obtainable on Disney+ when the streaming service launches subsequent month. Nonetheless for these hoping to experience the Skywalker saga on the huge show one final time, AMC has the event for you.

On their official website online, AMC Theaters lists a mega Skywalker saga marathon that begins on Wednesday, December 18. All 9 installments of the saga will show in a span of 27 hours, with The Rise of Skywalker beginning at 5 pm on Thursday, December 19 (an hour earlier than the first widespread showings). Tickets won’t be however obtainable.

Simply currently, a rumored Star Wars 9 runtime of 155 minutes made the rounds on-line, nonetheless the marathon doesn’t make it any easier to gauge the speculation’s validity. Even with The Rise of Skywalker included, the entire Skywalker saga is correctly beneath 27 hours in measurement. And from the sound of points, spinoffs Rogue One and Solo are being disregarded; whereas these films are clearly linked to the mainline saga, they are not formally considered episodic installments. AMC notably says “all 9 Star Wars saga films” on their website online, so there’s a wide range of time unaccounted for. It’s all nonetheless a guarantee there are breaks labored into the schedule, perhaps intermissions between the individual films or the trilogies. That could be a necessity for an event like this.

Marathoning primary common tradition franchise has flip into one factor of a conference for AMC. They held two separate MCU events in preparation for Avengers: Infinity Warfare and Avengers: Endgame. Regardless that each one of these movies can be found on home media platforms, there needs to be substantial curiosity inside the marathons, or else AMC wouldn’t bear the problem of putting them collectively. Perhaps, many Star Wars followers will try to carve out the time for this marathon. These films had been made to be seen on an important of screens, and watching them with a crowd could possibly be a thrill. Plus, this is likely to be a great way to full respect the grand scope of the Star Wars saga, sooner than this era of the franchise includes an in depth.

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