United Kingdom: December 15 2016
United States: December 15 2016
Ranking: 1,664 out of 16,395 movies (up 772)
Ranked #86 in list 'The best movies ever'
'Star Wars: Rogue One', film encompassed with the label 'Anthology'. It is the first spin-off of the 'Star Wars' saga. Gareth Edwards ('Godzilla' and 'Monsters') directs Felicity Jones in this film that tells a war story set between 'Episode III - Revenge of the Sith' and 'Episode IV - A New Hope', when a group of rebel soldiers are given the mission to steal the plans for the Death Star. In front of the Rebel Alliance, Jones plays Jyn Erso, the firm commander of a rebellion that face those who support their cause against the Empire. At first, Erso must reach the main headquarters of Yavin IV rebellion, a rather familiar space that reminds us of both the original trilogy and the headquarters of the new Resistance, seen in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens', as he read charges which accuse him, including forgery of imperial documents, assault and theft. The actress known for her performances in films such as 'A True Story' and 'The Theory of Everything' landed the lead role after dawn in a casting through which passed Tatiana Maslany ('Orphan Black') or Rooney Mara ('Men They Hate Women'). Next to this the film actress starring Diego Luna, Riz Ahmed, Forest Whitaker, Ben Mendelsohn, Alan Tudyk, Jiang Wen and Mads Mikkelsen.The script was written by Chris Weitz ('About a Boy').