On the ISS, the premiere of the new movie of the saga "Star Wars"

The inhabitants of the planet Earth were able to watch the movie "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" More December 9 (Russian premiere took place on 14th of December). However, residents of the International Space Station cinema novelties become available is not so quickly. I think that you know perfectly well what it is connected. ISS can not just book a seat in the cinema and go there at any time. That is why the Disney company decided to make a small celebration for astronauts, sending them a digital copy of his new film.

On the ISS, the premiere of the new movie of the saga

The digital copy has been transferred to the ISS via the Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. Let us remind you that in 2015 Disney likewise transferred to the International Space Station last film of the saga, subtitled "Awakening forces". American astronaut Mark Vande Hei posted in his Twitter funny photograph showing the process of viewing the new film. In the photo you can see that the spectators are holding bottles of drinking water. Although, who knows, maybe there is not water at all. The picture on the ISS sent exclusively to the English audio track, so Russian cosmonauts Alexander and Anton Misurkin Shkaplerovu had to rely on their knowledge of the language.

On the ISS, the premiere of the new movie of the saga

The film "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" to date has collected in world hire more than 770 million dollars, which has already paid for it in the budget of 397 million. The film's director Ryan Johnson previously had to be noted such tapes as "time loop" with Bruce Willis and Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and became incredibly successful television series "Breaking Bad." Fans space saga is traditionally divided into two camps. One new picture very much, and others fell upon the director, because he had not met their expectations. Let us remind you that a similar situation occurred two years ago after the release of the big screen "Awakening forces".