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Official: STAR WARS THREAD. These are the droids you're looking for. **WARNING MAY CONTAIN SPOILERS

Discussion in 'Entertainment, Culture, and Sports' started by Jr Mouse, Oct 30, 2012.

  1. RFX45

    RFX45 Stylish Dinosaur

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    Yes! Love that scene from "S.P.L."!
     


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    Or maybe it was just really damn hard to track a lightsaber at high speeds with 1970s technology
     


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    That Zatoichi Challenged scene was awesome.
     
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    RFX45 Stylish Dinosaur

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    As an expert LARPer, the the swordfighting in that asian clip is bogus. This is somewhat realistic:

     


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    Thank goodness for that. I have no doubt that scene was meticulously choreographed and rehearsed, but it was hokey, unconvincing, and irritating to watch.
     


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    It's from an old Polish movie, it's a part of culture now each holiday its on tv :)
    Movie is about how back in the day Swedes invaded us and almost conquered, you know before they turned into a bunch of cucks
     
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    A thousand Swedes ran out of the weeds, chased by one Norwegian.
     


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    Potop?
     


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  12. Jr Mouse

    Jr Mouse Stylish Dinosaur Dubiously Honored

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    Less then a week to go guys. :slayer:


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    Meh. Caring less and less. BB-88 looks like shit, and I expect it will occupy half the screen time. Gotta sell those toys. Why the fuck would this series need more droids? Fucking garbage.
     


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    I haven't bought my tickets for the new one yet, but I will.
    In the meantime, I watched A New Hope and part of ESB over thanksgiving and just forced myself to watch a three hour fan edit of I-III to make sure I was caught up on basic plot points - the dialog in Ep. III is scary awful. If Abrams does a good job with VII it might be a good idea to go back and remake I-III so there is a decent version of the back story and Lucas's versions could then be trashed. There is a decent story to be told about the fall of the Republic, the rise of Palpatine and the turning of Annakin Skywalker. It is a pity it hasn't been done yet.
     
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    But it's a slight variation on something that's already been done better. Isn't that what you want???
     


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