Long have we waited. The full Skywalker Saga is finally available ontoday, Monday, May 4, now that has hit the streaming service.
The ninth movie in the main Star Wars saga came to theaters last December and made more than $1 billion in, despite its . It became and came out on Blu-ray (with usual slew of behind-the-scenes extras) in March.
Like the other eight films in the series Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker will stream inand on compatible devices, including , , and , as well as certain LG and TCL TVs like the and . Dolby Vision high dynamic range compared to standard video while Atmos serves up more atmospheric surround effects, although you'll need to enjoy it.
Disney Plus certainly is aiming to create disturbance in the Force for May the 4th (which has been dubbed Star Wars Day on social media) -- Disney Gallery:, a revealing how the live action show was made, will premiere on the service today as well, as will the final episode of CGI animated series .
You might also notice some aesthetic tweaks to the Star Wars section of Disney Plus -- each movie and show's artbook will be updated to feature its original concept paintings, by artists like Ralph McQuarrie and Doug Chiang.
With The Rise of Skywalker's addition to Disney Plus, only one Star Wars movie will be absent from the service in the US -- Solo is currently exclusive to Netflix in the region, but is available on Disney Plus in Europe. It'll hit Disney Plus in the US