The Force Awakens is almost upon us and if you’re short on time and need to quickly brush up on your Star Wars knowledge you can watch all 6 Star Wars movies at the same time.

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The Force Awakens takes place 30 years after the events of Return of the Jedi which first debuted in 1983. The 6 Star Wars movies in chronological order:

Star Wars/A New Hope – 1977

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The Empire Strikes Back – 1980

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Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi – 1983

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Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace – 1999

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Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones – 2002

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Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith – 2005

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Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens officially premiers on 16 December 2015 and sees Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamil reprise their iconic roles.

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New characters Rey is portrayed by Daisy Ridley, Finn is portrayed by John Boyega and Poe Dameron is portrayed by Oscar Isaac.

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