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The new trilogy is supposed to take place a couple of decades after Ep. 6 and yes Luke, Leia, and Han will be back. Mark Hamill is confirmed/slated to reprise, Ford I bet will do it, Fisher needs to lose some weight but she can pull it off.

How do you know this? Do you have a source?
post #112 of 167
To be honest though I don't see why everyone is complaining? So the same company who released The Avengers and Pirates of the Carribean now has Star Wars... and you're upset why?
     
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Nothing good will come out of this. Probably some creepy star wars movie for kids with Jedis having those huge puppy eyes and singing.
my thoughts exactly lachen.gif although i never watched star wars, the way i see disney films is like bollywood; dancing, singing & silly actions
post #114 of 167
this actually SEEMS better for the SW franchise than under lucasarts @_@. Disney simply has an armada of writers just WAITING to fill in plot gaps and add on to the pre existing storyline. I for one welcome this. Can't be worse than previous downwards trend. If it is worse, then hey, I didn't miss out on anything then!
Edited by hollowtek - 10/31/12 at 3:52am
post #115 of 167
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To be honest though I don't see why everyone is complaining? So the same company who released The Avengers and Pirates of the Carribean now has Star Wars... and you're upset why?

Long list of reasons to complain.
The only reason first Caribean movie was decent is Johny Depp. And even he couldn't save sequels...

The Avengers:
Production Companies
Marvel Studios (presents)
Paramount Pictures (in association with)
Distributors
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures (2012) (worldwide) (theatrical)

So no, you can't give them any credit here.
Edited by DiNet - 10/31/12 at 3:43am
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The franchise had been going downhill anyway, but this just pushed it off the cliff...

The last movie was painful to watch to say the least. It's always sad watching a franchise you like crash and burn...
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Honestly.. It's not like it would be in better hands with Lucas, anyway. I'll keep my low expectations of the series and maybe later on I'll be pleasantly surprised.
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It sounds interesting but I am really curious as to the story line they intend to illustrate.

Picking up the story at the end of RotJ and going on from there doesn't sound too interesting. I had read the trilogy of books with Luke & Mara Jade, Han and Leia with their children, and Admiral Thrawn, they were pretty good but I'm just not sure that is movie material there.
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All I have to say is ...

Han shot first!
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