SW Episode III

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Revenge of the Sith was...

As exciting as the '94 cup run (excellent)
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20%
Winning the division title, but losing in round 1 (good)
6
40%
Another Cloutier playoff performance (meh)
4
27%
The Keenan years... (mediocre)
1
7%
Minnesota Wild are more entertaining (horrible)
1
7%
 
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SW Episode III

Postby jchockey » Wed May 18, 2005 11:57 pm

so... egomaniac george lucas has finally ended the star wars series with apparently a good movie. better than the previous two anyway. has anyone seen it yet? first screening is tonight at 12 AM.

my friends and i are going to catch it friday afternoon, where hopefully there won't be as many people...

thoughts? comments? gripes?
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Postby Cornuck » Thu May 19, 2005 1:39 am

Which has dragged out longer?

The Star Wars "saga" or the CBA talks?
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Postby Madcombinepilot » Thu May 19, 2005 8:02 am

my friends and i are going to catch it friday afternoon, where hopefully there won't be as many people...

thoughts? comments? gripes?


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Postby Cookie La Rue » Thu May 19, 2005 11:50 pm

Vegas_Nucks_Fan wrote:Which has dragged out longer?

The Star Wars "saga" or the CBA talks?


:lol: Evil dark side, if the CBA talks will last the next 27 years i'm doomed. :devil:

"This is not the Star Wars movie you are looking for"

But in the end all becomes good. (after 28 years and episode VI.... :? )

ps: I'm going to watch the movie within the next weeks for sure. (The last time i was at a movie theater was Lord Of The Rings, part 3.)
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Postby Cookie La Rue » Thu May 19, 2005 11:52 pm

Cookie La Rue wrote:
Vegas_Nucks_Fan wrote:Which has dragged out longer?

The Star Wars "saga" or the CBA talks?


:lol: Evil dark side, if the CBA talks will last the next 27 years i'm doomed. :devil:

"This is not the Star Wars movie you are looking for"

But in the end all becomes good. (after 28 years and episode VI.... :? )

ps: I'm going to watch the movie within the next weeks for sure.
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Postby jchockey » Fri May 20, 2005 1:15 am

i just came back from the theatres and i gotta say.... i like it. :shock: it's a helluva better than episodes i and ii, although the acting is still wooden and the scenes between hayden christensen and natalie portman still seem strained... but nevertheless, the effects/action sequences were superb and anakin skywalker's journey to the dark side, in my opinion was well done.

i think it's worth the $8.95.
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Postby the Cunning Linguist » Mon May 23, 2005 3:03 pm

I was something like 12 or 13 when Star Wars, Ep. IV first came out. I loved it so much I, like many of my friends, went to see it over a dozen times... It's been downhill ever since then, with it's lowest point being the whole Jar-Jar Binks fiasco :mad: . This episode was okay, not exhilarating like the Ep. IV was for me, but I wouldn't fork out another $8 for it... And I probably won't be buying it on DVD when it comes out (I'm sure Lucas will come out with Platinum Special Edition by Christmas 2005, A Special Extended 3 Episode DVD by Christmas 2006, etc. etc.).
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Postby Mozy » Mon May 23, 2005 6:16 pm

by the looks of the sig i never would have thought you had a thing for starwars ;)
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Postby Cookie La Rue » Mon May 23, 2005 11:22 pm

the Cunning Linguist wrote:I was something like 12 or 13 when Star Wars, Ep. IV first came out. I loved it so much I, like many of my friends, went to see it over a dozen times...

:D Me too. But i'm sure i watched it with different eyes than nowadays. The latest movie was not bad but nothing really special like it was 20 years ago.
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Postby jchockey » Tue May 24, 2005 7:41 am

Cookie La Rue wrote:
the Cunning Linguist wrote:I was something like 12 or 13 when Star Wars, Ep. IV first came out. I loved it so much I, like many of my friends, went to see it over a dozen times...

:D Me too. But i'm sure i watched it with different eyes than nowadays. The latest movie was not bad but nothing really special like it was 20 years ago.


the first star wars came out 11 years before i was born. you guys are oldddddddddddddddddddd. :lol:
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Postby the Cunning Linguist » Tue May 24, 2005 9:12 am

stinkycookie116 wrote:
Cookie La Rue wrote:
the Cunning Linguist wrote:I was something like 12 or 13 when Star Wars, Ep. IV first came out. I loved it so much I, like many of my friends, went to see it over a dozen times...

:D Me too. But i'm sure i watched it with different eyes than nowadays. The latest movie was not bad but nothing really special like it was 20 years ago.


the first star wars came out 11 years before i was born. you guys are oldddddddddddddddddddd. :lol:

I prefer to consider myself 'well-preserved'... 8-) .
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Postby Madcombinepilot » Tue May 24, 2005 12:31 pm

Well, I just saw episode 3 yesterday. It sure made up for a lot of 1 and 2, but the acting of the originals just wasn't there. Not a bad flick for $5.....


Vader is arguably the best movie bad guy of all time.

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Postby the Cunning Linguist » Tue May 24, 2005 8:20 pm

Madcombinepilot wrote:When he said:

*hsst**poophf*
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I came.

:shock: You know, there really is such a thing as 'Too much information.'
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Postby Mozy » Tue May 24, 2005 8:47 pm

thanks there...way to just assume we have all seen it MCP
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Postby Cookie La Rue » Wed May 25, 2005 1:29 am

stinkycookie116 wrote:the first star wars came out 11 years before i was born. you guys are oldddddddddddddddddddd. :lol:

But we are at the experience level of a jedi master and you're just an apprentice yet. ;) :lol:
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