Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Hits Home Video on April 4th!
That's right rebel scum, you heard me. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story hits home video on April 4th, 2017 to kick off what will surely amount to a lovely Spring for home video.
The box office hit prequel to Star Wars Episode 4: A New Hope, Rogue One tells the story of a band of rebel fighters led by reluctant freedom fighter Jyn Erso, and their quest to steal the plans to the legendary symbol of Imperial power, the Death Star. Grossing over a billion dollars and released to critical acclaim, Rogue One will be leading the fight to digital HD and Disney Movies Anywhere on March 24th, and to standard Blu-ray, DVD, and On-Demand on April 4th.
The release will leave hyperspace with a set of brand new extras that are as follows:
A Rogue Idea – Hear how ILM’s John Knoll came up with the movie’s concept – and why it’s the right film to launch the Star Wars stand-alone films.
Jyn: The Rebel – Get to know Rogue One’s defiant, resourceful survivor, and hear what it was like for Felicity Jones to bring her to life onscreen.
Cassian: The Spy – Diego Luna shares insights into his complex, driven character, who becomes a hero through selflessness, perseverance and passion.
K-2SO: The Droid – Explore the development of this reprogrammed Imperial droid, from initial pitch and character design through Alan Tudyk’s performance.
Baze & Chirrut: Guardians of the Whills – Go deeper into the relationship between these two very different characters, with Chinese superstars Jiang Wen and Donnie Yen.
Bodhi & Saw: The Pilot & The Revolutionary – Forest Whitaker and Riz Ahmed reflect on Saw Gerrera, the broken Rebel leader, and Bodhi Rook, the Imperial pilot who defects.
The Empire – Meet a dangerous new Imperial adversary…and cross paths once more with the most iconic villain of all time.
Visions of Hope: The Look of “Rogue One” – The filmmakers describe the challenges and thrills of developing a bold new look for the movie that can fit within the world of the original trilogy.
The Princess & The Governor – See what it took to bring the vibrant young princess of Star Wars: A New Hope – as well as one of her most memorable foes – back to the screen.
Epilogue: The Story Continues – Filmmakers and cast celebrate Rogue One’s premiere and look forward into the future, to the Star Wars stories yet to be told.
Rogue Connections – Uncover Easter eggs and film facts hidden throughout the movie that connect Rogue One to the Star Wars universe.
What are you thoughts? Will you be buying Rogue One: A Star Wars Story when it drops on April 4th? Sound off in the comments!