PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
The Rebel Alliance makes a risky move to steal the plans for the Death Star, setting up the epic saga to follow.
This is the first full appearance of the original "jump to hyperspace" effect seen from the inside of a ship's cockpit since Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983), thirty-three years prior. The effect was seen in a trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015), but was not used in the final cut of that film. Instead, ... ...
Lyra Erso: We know.
Galen Erso: Jyn, gather your things. It's time.
After Darth Vader massacres the soldiers on the corridor and the Blockade Runner escapes, he is standing on a ramp on the bottom of the cruiser, looking after the departing corvette. He is in vacuum, yet his cape is flapping in the wind. Even if we assume that some air was escaping from the ship into space, it'd move the cape to the other direction. There is no way wind could blow from the outside to inside.
Hidden in the credits is the title "Keeper of the Holocron." A Holocron is a cube-like artifact used by the Jedi to store information that were first mentioned in the Dark Horse comic book series 'Dark Empire. On the official Star Wars site Leland Chee was in charge of continuity and received the honorary title of 'Keeper of the Holocron'.
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