'Star Wars: The Last Jedi': Raves dominate in first Twitter reactions

There is an official review embargo until December 12 at 12 pm EST before The Last Jedi opens Dec. 15, but journalists and critics weighed in with initial thoughts on Twitter.

Writer-director Rian Johnson publicly unveiled Star Wars: The Last Jedi Saturday night at the gala world premiere at Los Angeles' Shrine Auditorium.

So how did the wildly anticipated latest saga in the franchise go down once the applause stopped and the theater lights came up?

There is an official review embargo until December 12 at 12 pm EST before The Last Jedi opens Dec. 15. But journalists and critics weighed in with initial thoughts on Twitter.

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Logan director James Mangold enjoyed his friend Johnson's work, sayiing, "Yes, a great chapter of a blockbuster franchise, spectacular and unpredictable, but also his own voice shining through... kudos!"