Stop whatever you're doing and watch the new "Star Wars" trailer

“Chewie … We’re home.”

Published April 16, 2015 6:41PM (EDT)

     (Youtube: Star Wars)
(Youtube: Star Wars)

Four long months have passed since the Internet gobbled up its first preview clip of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." Thursday afternoon, the J.J. Abrams fronted film slated for a Dec. 18 wide-release, was finally unveiled in a second official trailer. And good news: Han and Chewie are back! "Chewie .. we're home," Harrison Ford says with that lopsided smile of his.

Watch the official trailer below:

By Colin Gorenstein

Colin Gorenstein is Salon's assistant editor of internet and viral content. Follow @colingorenstein or email

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