The movie is the ninth and final episode in the story of Luke Skywalker, the celebrated Jedi master.
"It's the end of the saga.
I mean, even just saying these words to you, I feel the tears welling up in my eyes," said Ric Peralta, 46.
Peralta is one of the co-organizers for liningup.net, a group founded in 1999 to camp out in front of Hollywood's TCL Chinese Theater for Star Wars movies and raise money for a children's charity.
Fan Paul McQue came all the way fro.
Scotland to camp out for the movie.
His first night, he said he pitched his tent next to a plaque dedicated to Carrie Fisher, who played Princess Leia in the movies.