A Rebellion Built on Hope
In 1977, audiences were blown-away by the incredible space opera “Star Wars”, later-titled “Star Wars: A New Hope”. As the film began, the opening crawl read:
“It is a period of civil war. Rebel spaceships, striking from a hidden base, have won their first victory against the evil Galactic Empire.
During the battle, Rebel spies managed to steal secret plans to the Empire’s ultimate weapon, the DEATH STAR, an armored space station with enough power to destroy an entire planet.
Pursued by the Empire’s sinister agents, Princess Leia races home aboard her starship, custodian of the stolen plans that can save her people and restore freedom to the galaxy….”
“Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” follows that group of Rebel spies as they attempt the impossible. It is a dark time for the Rebellion. The Empire is Continue reading