You might remember that I was lucky enough to interview the cast and see part of Rogue One last December on the Rogue One Press Event. It was an amazing time and since I had only been able to see about 28 minutes of the movie, I went to theaters opening day to watch the rest of it. The movie blew me away. In fact, I went back and saw it a second time. Since then I have been anxiously awaiting it’s release so that I can watch it again…and again…and again. Well that wait is finally over! TODAY, March 24th, you can watch Rogue One: A Star Wars Story on Digital HD and Disney Movies Anywhere! And then on April 4th, you can pick up the Blu-ray Combo Pack or DVD in stores and online!
To help celebrate this incredible movie, myself and a whole bunch of other amazing social media influencers are getting together to battle it out on Twitter! That is right, this Sunday, March 26th, we will be watching Rogue One together digitally and colliding forces! I am part of #TeamRebel (the best team, am I right?) and we will be taking on #TeamEmpire. Be sure to follow me, @MarvelGoddess24, as well as the other influencers – you don’t want to miss any of this! We will be starting promptly at 4pm PST / 7pm EST so make sure you are signed in to your Disney Movie Anywhere account and ready to go at that time! I refuse to give spoilers so I will only say – if you have not seen this movie yet, you need to. It does not matter if you have not seen the other Star Wars films, and it doesn’t even matter if you are a Star Wars fan or not – this is a MUST SEE!
Twitter Party Details
Date: Sunday, March 26th, 2017
Time: 7 pm ET – until the movie ends.
Hashtags: #RogueOneDigital (main party hashtag – please use in all tweets) Choose your side for the additional hashtag – #TeamRebel or #TeamEmpire
Prizes – There are 10 prizes in total including the following:
- 1 Director Orson Krennic Pop! Vinyl Figure by Funko
- 1 Sergeant Jyn Erso Elite Series Die Cast Action Figure
- 1 Captain Cassian Andor Elite Series Die Cast Action Figure
- 1 K-2SO Elite Series Die Cast Action Figure
- 1 Imperial Death Trooper Elite Series Die Cast Action Figure
- 1 Imperial Stormtrooper Elite Series Die Cast Action Figure
- 1 R2-Q5 Mini Metal Action Figure by Takara Tomy
- 1 C2-B5 Pop! Vinyl Figure by Funko – Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
- 1 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Journal
- 1 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Rebel Dossier Book
Note: Winners will be chosen from the RSVP list. Must be actively tweeting using the #RogueOneDigital hashtag. Other hashtags are optional.
About Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
From Lucasfilm comes the first of the Star Wars standalone films, ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY, an all-new epic adventure. In a time of conflict, a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire’s ultimate weapon of destruction. This key event in the Star Wars timeline brings together ordinary people who choose to do extraordinary things, and in doing so, become part of something greater than themselves.
Be sure to check out the never-before- seen “Rogue One” bonus material too! It will take fans behind the scenes with the movie’s diverse, dynamic cast and inspired team of filmmakers. An intimate collection of stories reveals how the film came to life, as well as hidden Easter Eggs and film facts that audiences may have missed in the theater.
Bonus features include*:
- 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.
* Digital bonus offerings may vary by retailer.
Check out all my interviews from the #RogueOneEvent:
- Gareth Edwards (Director)
- Riz Ahmed (Bodhi)
- Ben Mendelsohn (Krennic)
- Donnie Yen (Chirrut)
- Mads Mikkelsen (Galen Erso) & Alan Tudyk (K-2SO)
- Diego Luna (Cassian)
- Felicity Jones (Jyn Erso)
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