Tickets for the new 'Star Wars' go on sale Monday night; official poster revealed

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On Sunday, Disney and Lucasfilm released the official poster for "The Force Awakens," the next film in the "Star Wars" saga, and announced that advance tickets for the film go on sale Monday night.

The full trailer for the film will air during ESPN's "Monday Night Football," and immediately after, tickets will go on sale at theaters and online movie ticket sellers.

Here's confirmation from a Lucasfilm publicist:

Here's the official poster:

The football game, between the New York Giants and the Philadelphia Eagles, kicks off at 8:15 pm EST.

"The Force Awakens" will be released in theaters December 18.

See photos of the BB-8 droid which will be featured in the upcoming "Star Wars" film:

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