Written by Giavanna Foster

The trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker landed at #3 on YouTube Trending. It created a lot of buzz on social media. Here’s the scoop:

Today, the trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker landed at #3 on YouTube Trending and received 18.5M+ views. J.J. Abrams is the director of Star Wars: Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker and John Williams composed the music. This film is making history as the longest-running movie in the Star Wars saga because its run time is 155 minutes.

The trailer gives viewers a glimpse of the movie’s plot—including agitation between the Jedi and Sith forces. It also shows a rising conflict between the remaining members of the Resistance and the First Order. Daisy Ridley, Lupita Nyong’o, Mark Hamill, and Carrie Fisher are featured in the trailer.

Star Wars’ Twitter account confirmed the movie’s release date. “The saga will end, the story lives forever. Watch the final trailer for @StarWars: #TheRiseOfSkywalker in theaters December 20,” Star Wars tweeted. Also, 100k people are talking about this movie on Twitter. See the tweet below:

On December 20, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker will debut in theaters nationwide. Stay tuned for more updates.