With thanks to Entertainment Weekly and via Star Wars 7 News, we now know the run time of The Force Awakens.

“The final edit of Star Wars: The Force Awakens is complete and has a running time of 2 hours and 15 minutes. Picture was locked on November 3rd 2015 at midnight, but JJ Abrams and crew will be spending the next few weeks finalizing the film’s visual effects, sound effects and a final scoring session with composer John Williams.”

And for those wanting to know how that compares to the rest of the saga.

  • Star Wars 1: The Phantom Menace – 136 min
  • Star Wars 2: Attack of the Clones – 142 min (IMAX Edition – 120 min)
  • Star Wars 3: Revenge of the Sith – 140 min
  • Star Wars 4: A New Hope – 121 min (Special Edition – 125 min)
  • Star Wars 5: The Empire Strikes Back – 124 min (Special Edition – 127 min)
  • Star Wars 6: Return of the Jedi – 134 min (Special Edition – 135 min)
  • Star Wars 7: The Force Awakens – 135 min

Mark Newbold
Former Daily Content Manager and Program Director for Jedi News and the podcast network. Co-host RADIO 1138 and Take Cover on the Jedi News Network.

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