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‘Rogue One’ International Trailer Shows Darth Vader’s Looming Presence – Watch

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“Star Wars” fans get another quick glimpse at Darth Vader in a new international trailer for “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.” While he’s previously been seen in other sneak peeks, the once-Jedi Knight has a looming presence in the latest teaser.

The video includes many scenes we have seen before, sprinkled with a handful of new ones for an added bonus. The footage also shows a bit more of Jyn Erso’s (Felicity Jones) backstory and her strong desire to find her father.

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Directed by Gareth Edwards, “Rogue One” is the first “Star Wars” standalone film and centers around Jyn Erso and a group of unlikely heroes who band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star. The star-studded cast includes Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk, Riz Ahmed, Jiang Wen and Forest Whitaker.

“Rogue One: A Start Wars Story” arrives in theaters on December 16. Check out the latest teaser below.

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