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A nerd's checklist to watching 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' this weekend

Guests, dressed in cosplay, arrive for the screening of
Guests, dressed in cosplay, arrive for the screening of "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" after the closing ceremony of the Dubai International Film Festival, in Dubai on December 13, 2017.
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You're going to see "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" this weekend! Great! Here's your checklist to make sure you have the best time possible at a theater near you.

How to prepare

Force Awakens summary

If you want to take a deeper dive on Star Wars history, you can also watch this 7-minute summary of the first six movies from IGN.

What to bring/wear to the movie

Once you're at the theater

You're ready. Now close this article and don't look at anything else on the internet until you see this movie. Check back afterward and let us know what you thought in the comments.