Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is returning to IMAX theaters for a restricted run, that includes an unique sneak peek at Andor.
Ever since Disney purchased Lucasfilm in 2012, reception to the brand new period of Star Wars has been combined. Though each movie (excluding Solo) has achieved nice field workplace success, the Sequel Trilogy continues to be topic to fixed debates and criticism amongst followers, and even new collection akin to The E-book of Boba Fett and Obi-Wan Kenobi additionally acquired a combined reception. Nevertheless, the movie with essentially the most constructive consensus surrounding it’s Rogue One, which will even have its personal prequel collection in Andor premiering on Disney Plus later this yr.
In anticipation for the discharge of Andor, Disney might be re-releasing Rogue One: A Star Wars Story into IMAX theaters for a restricted run on Friday, August 26. Together with the movie returning to IMAX, a particular first have a look at the brand new Disney Plus collection starring Diego Luna will even be included.
With Rogue One returning to IMAX theaters together with a particular sneak peek at Andor, it’s clear that Disney is sort of excited to carry audiences again to this period within the Star Wars universe. In spite of everything, Gareth Edwards’ movie stays as the final consensus favourite amongst followers within the Disney period. It’s additionally price noting that this re-release of the movie in IMAX is going on whereas no particular re-release of any of the Prequel Trilogy movies occurred in preparation for Obi-Wan Kenobi earlier this yr, which might’ve made a lot sense and would’ve given followers a possibility to revisit George Lucas’ previously-maligned movies which have since acquired a hotter reception within the wake of the polarizing Sequel Trilogy.
Diego Luna first appeared as Cassian Andor in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Right here is the synopsis for the movie:
Former scientist Galen Erso lives on a farm together with his spouse and younger daughter, Jyn. His peaceable existence comes crashing down when the evil Orson Krennic takes him away from his beloved household. A few years later, Galen turns into the Empire’s lead engineer for essentially the most highly effective weapon within the galaxy, the Dying Star. Understanding that her father holds the important thing to its destruction, Jyn joins forces with a spy and different resistance fighters to steal the area station’s plans for the Insurgent Alliance.
Directed by Gareth Edwards from a screenplay co-written by Chris Weitz and Tony Gilroy based mostly on a narrative by John Knoll and Gary Whitta, Rogue One stars Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk, Riz Ahmed, with Jiang Wen and Forest Whitaker.
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is on the market on Digital HD, Blu-Ray, and DVD, whereas Andor will hit Disney Plus on September 21, 2022. Keep tuned for all the newest information on the collection and the way forward for Star Wars, and subscribe to Heroic Hollywood’s YouTube channel for extra nice video content material!