Writer and director of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Rian Johnson confirmed to IGN France that the upcoming film will have a run time of 2 hours and 30 minutes, including the credits, making it the longest Star Wars film in the franchise’s history. The upcoming film will be released in theaters on December 15, 2017.
— IGN France (@IGNFRA) November 17, 2017
The tweet roughly translates to, “#TheLastJedi lasts 2 hour and 30 minutes (credits included) confirmed by @rianjohnson, making it the longest Star Wars movie of the franchise.”
Star Wars: Attack of the Clones will move to second longest runtime in the franchise’s history with a runtime of 2 hours and 22 minutes.
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