'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' tickets go on sale Monday

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"I [am] legitimately torn", the director wrote in response to the "to watch or not to watch" quandry.

The latest clip of the much-anticipated Star Wars sequel will debut tonight (Oct. 9) on Monday Night Football, which airs on ESPN at 8:30 pm ET.

Ahead of the trailer's debut, and preorder tickets going on sale, Johnson tweeted in response to a fan's concern about whether the trailer should be avoided to keep the moviegoing experience as fresh and surprising as possible.

Rian Johnson both wrote and directed the movie. While you could get a free trial to one of these services to watch the new trailer as soon as it goes live, it will also appear online on YouTube very soon after it appears on live TV. There are plenty of examples of where studio marketing departments telegraph the entire story or signature action scenes of a new film in the flurry of pre-release trailers and TV spots. "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" ended with Rey locating the Jedi Master to return the blue lightsaber to its rightful owner.

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Electronic Arts announced today that mobile role-playing game Galaxy of Heroes will get its first character from Star Wars: The Last Jedi sometime in December before the film releases December 15. We'll have to wait and see how the demand looks this evening after the tickets have officially gone on sale. This will be Carrie Fisher's last "Star Wars" film after her untimely death late a year ago.

Fans can add exclusive the Last Jedi collectibles to their Alamo Drafthouse ticket purchase, including a commemorative all-Star Wars issue of Birth.Movies.Death, and three Mondo-designed glasses.

Princess Leia will make an appearance despite actress Carrie Fisher having died in December 2016 before filming was wrapped on the film - though it's her last turn in the role.

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