First chance to see Solo: A Star Wars Story at midnight

Fans can get a first chance to see Solo: A Star Wars Story tonight, as the film launches at cinemas across the country at midnight.

For the most eager of Star Wars fans, the first opportunity to see the new movie is at midnight tonight. Hundreds of cinemas will screen Solo: A Star Wars Story at midnight, as May 23 becomes May 24. The new film has been directed by Ron Howard from a script by Lawrence Kasdan and Jon Kasdan. Alden Ehrenreich takes on the role of Han Solo, with Donald Glover as Lando Calrissian and Emilia Clarke as new character Qi’Ra.

To celebrate the launch of the film, a range of tie-in LEGO sets are available now:

75206 Jedi & Clone Troopers Battle Pack
75207 Imperial Patrol Battle Pack
75208 Yoda’s Hut
75209 Han Solo’s Landspeeder
75210 Moloch’s Landspeeder
75211 Imperial TIE Fighter
75212 Kessel Run Millennium Falco

Kessel Run Falcon-42

Solo: A Star Wars Story will be released on May 24. The LEGO Star Wars sets based on the film will launch on April 20. The current range of LEGO Star Wars sets are available at


Graham was the Editor up until November 2020. He has plenty of experience working on LEGO related projects. He has contributed to various websites and publications on topics including niche hobbies, the toy industry and education. Follw Graham on Twitter @grahamh100.

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