The Unsung Hero of Rogue One

If you’re reading a review of Rogue One I can guarantee people are talking about Jyn and Captain Andor.  They’re discussing Alan Tudyk as K-2SO and Mads Mikkelsen as Galen Erso.  They may even mention their like or dislike of the CG characters. But I can almost guarantee that they aren’t talking about the real hero of Rogue One.  Imperial pilot turned Rebel Bodhi Rook. Bodhi made the biggest leap…

Rogue One Reshoots Scheduled

Looks like not all is well with the Star Wars Standalone film “Rogue One”.  The Hollywood Reporter has said that reshoots have been scheduled after it was deemed to not fit the “tone of the franchise”. While it can be hoped that director Gareth Edwards wasn’t given complete free reign to do what he willed with the movie (after all, in spite of being a standalone film it IS part…

Star Wars: Rogue One Trailer Presents The Dark Side of "Rebelling"

Rogue One brings you face to face with the question of what it is to “rebel”.  That question, and the back story (and future) of rebel without a cause, Jyn Erso, also present that, depending on your definition, ‘to rebel’ isn’t always a good thing.   If you continue to fight…what will you become?     Star Wars: Rogue One is due in theaters December 16, 2016

Rogue One – The Daring Mission Has Begun

All kinds of news has been pouring out of D23 for the last 2 days.  The Star Wars news has probably been some of the most highly anticipated!   August 15, 2015 – Lucasfilm announced today that their first film in the new standalone Star Wars stories series, “Rogue One,” has begun principal photography. Gareth Edwards (“Godzilla,” “Monsters”) is directing “Rogue One,” which tells the story of resistance fighters who have united to…

"Rogue One" to follow the stealing of the Death Star plans

The Star Wars Anthology Film “Rogue One” will be a prequel to Episode IV: A New Hope and will follow the brave band of people who steal the Death Star plans that we assume we see Princess Leia slipping in to R2-D2. Felicity Jones has been confirmed to be playing a Rebel soldier in the movie. The news was revealed at a panel with Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy, Lucasfilm SVP…