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How to watch ‘Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker’ right now

The end of a saga, a story that will last forever.


Jaime Carrillo


Posted on Mar 16, 2020   Updated on May 4, 2020, 11:52 am CDT

The third Star Wars trilogy is officially ending. The adventures of Rey, Poe Dameron, Flynn, and yes, even the ubiquitous neurotic android C-3P0 are about to be wrapped up in a bow. A space bow.

Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker

After the events of The Last Jedi, the Resistance is once again on the run from the First Order after an insurrection at the hands of Kylo Ren puts the Solo sad boy at the head of this monstrous fleet. Plus, old friends and old enemies are back in what may be Star Wars’ most action-packed film yet.

Here’s everything you need to know to rent or buy Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker.

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Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker cast

  • Carrie Fisher as Leia Organa
  • Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker
  • Adam Driver as Ben Solo / Kylo Ren
  • Daisy Ridley as Rey
  • John Boyega as Finn
  • Oscar Isaac as Poe Dameron
  • Anthony Daniels as C-3PO
  • Naomi Ackie as Jannah
  • Domhnall Gleeson as General Hux
  • Richard E. Grant as Allegiant General Pryde
  • Lupita Nyong’o as Maz Kanata
  • Keri Russell as Zorii Bliss
  • Joonas Suotamo as Chewbacca
  • Kelly Marie Tran as Rose Tico
  • Ian McDiarmid as  Palpatine / Darth Sidious
  • Billy Dee Williams as Lando Calrissian

How to watch Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker

The following are a few venues where you can rent or buy Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker. The easiest way to stream, however, is by streaming it on Disney+.

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Disney, Hulu, ESPN+ Bundle$12.99

Disney+ offers one of the most beloved libraries of streaming content online Namely, 500 Walt Disney Studios movies and 7,000 episodes of Walt Disney Television. It also includes selections from Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, and National Geographic, all being members of the Disney family, as well as 30 seasons of The Simpsons. Plus, like any streaming service worth its salt, there are exclusive original productions including Lady and the Tramp, Wandvision, Monsters at Work, and The Mandalorian. One subscription works on up to four devices, and you can even download content directly to your device to watch anytime.

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1 Year$119
1 Year Student$59
30 Day Free Trial

Amazon Prime Video is one of the most popular streaming services available, in large part because it comes complimentary with every Prime membership. If you’re addicted to 2-day shipping and binging TV shows, it’s one of the best-streaming destinations. There are plenty of exclusives that make having access to the library worth having, including Good Omens, The Man in the High Castle, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Transparent, and The Tick. Best of all, if you’re a student, you can get six months free before you commit for the rest of the year.

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Amazon Fire Live TV Channels

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Rent $5.99
Buy $19.99

Fandango and movies go hand in hand, and not just when it comes to buying tickets online. Plenty of cinematic hits and classics are available to purchase or rent on-demand straight from the Fandango Now library, along with full seasons of your favorite shows. Movies and shows are also available in multiple formats, including UHD 4K. If you join Fandango VIP, you can rack up points to spend across Fandango and Fandango Now.

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Google Play is the internet search giant’s massive online store which is host to a myriad of applications, software, music, and streaming media. For those on netbooks and Android-powered phones, tablets and streaming devices, it’s a universal hub to download streaming channels including Netflix, Prime Video, Disney+, Hulu, and many other popular streaming destinations. Many popular TV shows and films can also be purchased on-demand and streaming across any Google-enabled device.

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*First Published: Mar 16, 2020, 1:44 pm CDT