Official Canon Star Wars Thread: UNLIMITED POWER!

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  1. arrdub

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    2 of 3 are “love” and “top 3”

    overall trilogy “terrible”

    explain

    I have no love for ep 7-9 personally
     
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  2. Squints

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    I still have not rewatched 9 since the theater.
     
  3. KeepingItRealSince1853

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    I know it’s been said time and again, but I don’t know how Disney didn’t sit down and put together an overarching plan for 7, 8 and 9 instead of the disjointed mess we got. The way they treated and approached arguably the biggest movie franchise on the planet has been ridiculous.
     
  4. bigpig

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    Handled as in the initial approach to it all, not necessarily the stories. They were rushing things and it bit them in the ass by the time they ran into trouble developing Ep9.
     
  5. bigpig

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    Same. I just pretend the series never got an ending
     
  6. Aussie

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    I honestly don't know how Kathleen Kennedy still has a job. If I was as bad at my job as she is at hers I would be fired.
     
  7. bigpig

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    Disclaimer: I don't think Kathleen Kennedy is bad at her job because she's a woman. That's moronic.

    I do, however, think she only has a reputation of being one of the biggest producers of the 80s and 90s because she was married to an actual great producer, Frank Marshall, and attached her name to his many projects (many of which were Spielberg-directed).

    Saying that out loud, however, gets you branded as a sexist, which is just as moronic as being an actual sexist. But there it is.
     
  8. Aussie

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    I would be saying the same thing if it was a man. They have mishandled the brand at every turn. The tv division is the only thing saving them from complete embarrassment. She's fired more directors than I can count. Half her projects have been in turmoil. She's just bad at her job.
     
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  9. CF3234

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    She has hired a bunch of directors who are fresh off their first hit mid-tier budget movie. Then when their first big budget movie flops, they get fired from the star wars project. It's insane she still has a job.
     
  10. Aussie

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    As far as I know there isn't even a film currently in development. One of the biggest IP in the world and she has nothing in the works.
     
  11. CF3234

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    Apparently Rogue Squadron is back to being in development. But yeah. It's incredible how badly she has botched the film series while Filoni and Favreau have made incredible content via cartoon and TV series.
     
  12. Aussie

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    Of course it is. I was actually hoping it got canned. Not that interesting of a premise to me and Patty Jenkins has never made a good movie.
     
  13. bigpig

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    Agreed 100%
     
  14. KeepingItRealSince1853

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  15. Truman

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  16. IV

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    Talk about your all time backfires
     
  17. Nandor the Relentless

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    That's a long ass date
     
  18. bigpig

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    He was almost cast as Anakin, too
     
  19. CF3234

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    Ungrateful bitch.
     
  20. ugafish

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    The fact that you felt the need to post that disclaimer is ridiculous.
     
  21. IV

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    fake it appears
     
  22. Aussie

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    Hmm, wonder what character she's playing.
     
  23. VaxRule

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    Crossover
    [​IMG]
     
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  24. zeberdee

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    Ahsoka is going to be so good.
     
  25. Aussie

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    I hope so. Boba Fett has me nervous.
     
  26. IV

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    I’m just so easy to please

    I’ve liked it
     
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  27. ugafish

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    Same. Way better than episode 8/9.
     
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  28. WhiskeyDelta

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    Fuck. Yes.
     
  29. zeberdee

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    people speculating she could be playing Hera.
     
  30. Artoo

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    Those people seem dumb.
     
  31. WhiskeyDelta

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    I will accept only Mara Jade.
     
  32. Andy Reocho

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    For any of you book readers who are reading/want to get into the High Republic

     
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  33. Truman

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    The books have been so, so good. Ive read them all. I havent read the short stories and I couldnt keep up w the comics. I try to read comics, but I just cant get into that form of media
     
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