The First (Spoiler-Free) Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Reactions Are Finally Here!

By Cheryl Eddy on at

It’s almost here: The end of the Skywalker saga that began its stealthy takeover of pop culture all the way back in 1977, and has since changed both sci-fi and blockbuster movies forever. The Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker world premiere was last night, and critics have been sharing their (spoiler-free) reactions!

Here’s an initial roundup of what people are saying — and it’s a surprisingly mixed bag. Starting us off, our own Germain Lussier:

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker officially opens Friday, December 20.