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Here's The Entire 'Star Wars' Saga In Just Three Minutes

Everything you need to know before 'The Force Awakens.'

Brandish your lightsabers: "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is almost here.

Right now, you're probably tempted to re-watch the entire "Star Wars" saga (there's lots of history to catch up on). Or, perhaps you've never even seen a "Star Wars" film at all (for shame).

Whether you're a "Star Wars" superfan or a total noob, this three-minute "Star Wars So Far" video (by YouTube user Eclectic Method) is here to help. From baby Anakin Skywalker all the way up to present day -- in a galaxy far, far away, that is -- here's everything you need to know before seeing Episode VII on Dec. 18.