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Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker Runtime Shorter Than Thought

Matt McGloin Posted: 11/25/2019 - 16:53 COMMENT
Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker Runtime Shorter Than Thought

Director J.J. Abrams reveals the official runtime for Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker which is shorter than originally reported and thought.

During an interview with EWLive on SiriusXM 109, Abrams revealed the Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker runtime comes in at two hours and 21 minutes, which is 141 minutes.

The runtime was initially reported at around 155 minutes, so that is a difference of only around 14 minutes.

Abrams did note "I believe" when discussing the original runtime, so obviously things could always change by a minute or two here or there.

The 141-minute runtime for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker makes it the third-longest Star Wars movie, with Rian Johnson's The Last Jedi coming in first and Clone Wars in second. Check out the runtimes below.

Regarding tracking for the flick, it is currently tracking the lowest of the Disney Star Wars trilogy at the box office.

Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker Runtime

Star Wars run times:

  • Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope: 121 Minutes
  • Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back: 124 Minutes
  • Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi: 131 Minutes
  • Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace: 136 Minutes
  • Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones: 142 Minutes
  • Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith: 140 Minutes
  • Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens: 138 Minutes
  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story: 133 Minutes
  • Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi: 152 Minutes
  • Solo: A Star Wars Story: 135 Minutes
  • Star Wars Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker: 141 Minutes

The Rise of Skywalker opens Dec. 20.

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