The Last Jedi Will Apparently Be the Longest Star Wars Movie Yet

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Daisy Ridley, holding her bladder for 150 minutes. Photo: Lucas Films/Disney

Speaking at a press conference promoting the film in France, director (and recently crowned head of a new Star Wars trilogy) Rian Johnson informed the world that Star Wars: Episode VIII — The Last Jedi will be the longest movie of the franchise yet, via IGN France. Clocking in at two and a half hours, including the credits, The Last Jedi narrowly beats out Episode II — Attack of the Clones, which ran for a painfully long 142 minutes. While some blockbusters ought to be shorter, time’s all relative in a galaxy far, far away anyway.

The Last Jedi Will Be the Longest Star Wars Movie Yet