Why I’m Excited For Rogue One
Rogue One is the second official movie in the Star Wars franchise since it was devoured by Disney. It’s also the first Star Wars movie that isn’t really a part of the central story. That’s important for several reasons, but there are two that interest me specifically. The first is that we can finally get a story where the writers are let off their leashes . The second is that, now, we can get a chance to see an unrestricted version of a female lead. Here’s what I mean.
After the disaster, now more commonly referred to as The Prequels, of the last movies the writers had to be very careful when they re-introduced the franchise to the movie going public. So it was a smart move to make a movie that essentially boiled down to a remake of A New Hope with a female Luke Skywalker. Even in…
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