The long-awaited intergalactic epic, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, comes out on Dec. 18, and media outlets have spilt no shortage of ink covering news of the release. Powerhouse director J.J. Abrams could sneeze and the dedicated Star Wars Reddit thread would probably react.
Abrams, who is the mastermind behind the mystery/drama TV series Lost, among many other much-loved films and television series, has even addressed fans directly in two video updates that promote the film. And all the hype has also produced a great number of behind-the-scenes photos, trailers, various teasers and promotional videos.
Details surrounding ticket sales and info on how to preorder passes to the movie can be found here. In the final countdown to the Dec. 18 release, here's a roundup of all the Star Wars footage and photos in the lead-up to the film's release.