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Theatrical release poster
Directed by Gareth Edwards
Based on Characters
by George Lucas
(OriginalStar Warsthemes composed by John Williams)
Cinematography Greig Fraser
Distributed by Walt Disney Studios
December 10, 2016( Pantages Theatre)
December 15, 2016(Philippines)
December 16, 2016(United States)
December 22, 2016
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story(or simplyRogue One) is a 2016 American epic
space opera film dir …
‘s superweapon the Death Star, and her mission to retrieve the schematics so it can be destroyed.
The first film in the Star Wars Anthologyseries,Rogue One is set after the events of Revenge of the Sithand immediately prior to the events of A New Hopeand is the first Star Wars movie to not have an opening crawl. Principal photographybegan at Elstree Studiosnear London during early August 2015 and wrappedin February 2016, with reshootsand additional filming taking place in mid-June 2016.Rogue One premiered in Los Angeles on December 10, 2016 and was released in the United States on December 16, 2016.
The film received generally positive reviews, with praise for its acting, action sequences, musical score, darker tone and visual effects, although some have criticized it for its attempted use of computer-generated imageryto revive certain characters. It has grossed over $801 million worldwide, making it the seventh highest-grossing film of 2016
Running time:133 minutes
Box office:$801.9 million