It’s time to get excited for the first Star Wars spinoff movie, as a rag-tag team do what they must to steal the Death Star plans for the rebellion. And yes, Darth Vader will be on hand for the first time in years. Hopefully, he’ll say more than Luke did in Episode VII.
Star Wars fans are gonna be poring over every second of this BTS reel from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, looking for every clue about the characters, locations, costumes, and story. It’s not a full trailer, but it’s almost kinda better.
Kirby Ferguson looks at J.J. Abrams’ approach to filmmaking and the parallels between The Force Awakens and A New Hope. While referencing the past can be an homage, some might see it as a lack of creativity. In this case, combining the familiar and the new worked brilliantly.