Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, directed by Gareth Edwards, is the first of the Star Wars spin-off stories that will be released between “proper” episodes of the series. This first one, as you surely already know, centers on the Rebel attempt to steal the plans for the Death Star.
Felicity Jones looks to be our next badass heroine and I can’t wait, and being joined by performers like Forrest Whitaker, Mads Mikkelsen, Diego Luna and Ben Mendelsohn doesn’t hurt the cause one bit.
You’ll see this one on December 16th.
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