Be the first to watch Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Star Wars: The Last Jedi stars Daisy Ridley (left).
Star Wars: The Last Jedi stars Daisy Ridley.PHOTO: WALT DISNEY

Subscribers to The Straits Times stand a chance to be among the first moviegoers here to catch the much-anticipated Star Wars: The Last Jedi.

The Straits Times is giving away 50 pairs of tickets for a special screening of the movie on Dec 13, 9.35pm at Golden Village Plaza.

To win a movie ticket, simply take part in a contest via the SPH Rewards app. The contest opens today and ends on Friday.

The Skywalker saga continues in The Last Jedi as the galactic heroes go on an epic adventure that unlocks mysteries of The Force and uncover shocking revelations of the past. The cast includes Mark Hamill, the late Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley and John Boyega.

The Last Jedi is written and directed by Rian Johnson, and produced by Kathleen Kennedy and Ram Bergman. Executive producers are J.J. Abrams, Tom Karnowski and Jason McGatlin.

The movie opens in cinemas here on Dec 14.

The movie ticket giveaway for The Last Jedi is part of the ST+ loyalty programme, which aims to reward direct subscribers of the newspaper.

  • How to win

  • 1. Download the SPH Rewards app.

    2. Look out for the giveaway in the "Rewards" section.

    3. Save the deal to your e-wallet.

    4. Press the "Go to website" button at the bottom of the "Details" page and complete the contest form. Answer this question: Who is the director of Star Wars: The Last Jedi?

    5. Include your name, mobile number and address.

This is the latest in a series of monthly movie treats for ST subscribers which kicked off in July, starting with tickets to the premiere of War For The Planet Of The Apes. Since then, ST also gave out tickets to Wonder Woman, The Lego Ninjago Movie, Murder On The Orient Express and spy thriller Kingsman: The Golden Circle.

Mr Warren Fernandez, editor-in-chief of Singapore Press Holdings' English/Malay/Tamil Media Group and editor of The Straits Times, says: "The movie promises to be a treat for all Star Wars fans and movie buffs. We wanted our loyal readers to be among the first to enjoy this latest episode in the saga, hence this special ST movie night."

ST subscribers who win tickets to the Dec 13 screening also stand a chance to win The Last Jedi movie premiums such as travel bags, watches and posters in a trivia quiz before the screening.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 05, 2017, with the headline 'Be the first to watch Star Wars: The Last Jedi'. Print Edition | Subscribe