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The House of the Mouse First Studio To Hit $7 Billion Gross!

Bolstered by franchise hits from Lucasfilm, Marvel and Pixar – along with solo hits from Disney and Walt Disney Animation Studios, The Walt Disney Studios will be the first studio to surpass the $7 billion mark in theatrical grosses some time today.

Coming into today, the combined grosses from all Disney-owned studios sat at $6,988.3 million.

For details on how Disney reached this milestone, read on.

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Rogue One Is a First Rate Star Wars Story!

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story L to R: (Felicity Jones) & (Diego Luna) Ph: Film Frame ©Lucasfilm LFL
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story L to R: (Felicity Jones) & (Diego Luna) Photo: Film Frame ©Lucasfilm LFL

Story or episode, Rogue One sits squarely behind Star Wars and The Empire Strikes Back as one of the best Star Wars movies. It’s that simple.

The story of how Princess Leia came to be in possession of the plans to the Death Star, Rogue One is Star Wars via The Dirty Dozen, Kelly’s Heroes and half a dozen other quality WWII films.

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Worth It Teaser & Creature Featurette: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story!

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story K-2SO (Alan Tudyk) Photo credit: Lucasfilm/ILM ©2016 Lucasfilm Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story: K-2SO (Alan Tudyk) Photo credit: Lucasfilm/ILM
©2016 Lucasfilm Ltd. All Rights Reserved.

Take a peek behind the scenes as director Gareth Edwards and creature effects supervisor Neal Scanlan talk Star Wars creatures.

Then, have a boo at the new TV spot, Worth It. Both follow the break. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story premieres on December 16th.

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Rogue One Tickets On Sale Now! New TV Spot Released!

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Tickets for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story are now on sale, globally, from wherever tickets are sold. To goose sales (like they need it), a new TV spot has been released that features a certain iconic villain.

Read on for details. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story opens on December 16th.

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Trust the Force Teaser: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story!

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (Donnie Yen) Ph: Film Frame ©Lucasfilm LFL
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (Donnie Yen) Ph: Film Frame ©Lucasfilm LFL

A new, extended spot for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story gives us a glimpse of a very young Jyn Orson – and plenty of action. Check it out after the break.

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story will be in theaters on December 16th.

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Where It All Fits Featurette: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story!

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Rebel Base L to R: Mon Mothma, Cassian Andor, General Draven and Dodanna) Photo credit: Lucasfilm/ILM ©2016 Lucasfilm Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story: Rebel Base L to R: Mon Mothma, Cassian Andor, General Draven and Dodanna) Photo credit: Lucasfilm/ILM ©2016 Lucasfilm Ltd. All Rights Reserved.

The director and cast of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story talk about what it’s like to be making a Star Wars story and how it fits into the Star Wars saga in a new featurette that’s just been released by Disney/Lucasfilm. Check it out after the jump.

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story opens on December 16th.

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