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General Star Wars - The Rise of Skywalker News and Rumors Thread

Discussion in 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' started by Lord Phanatic, Dec 11, 2015.

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    A few more from the Visual Dictionary, originally posted on Twitter... apparently they don't want to share any more for fear of spoiling the movie...
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    Names of the KOR...
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    Star Wars - Rise of Skywalker first impressions (Spoiler Free)

    1. I Think this might be the the weakest sequel movie of the three (Force Awakens looked a lot like a rehash of the Original Trilogy, Last Jedi was a poor story with some very strong sequences, but in Rise of Skywalker we get a very complicated/ambicious plotline with little to ad to the overall story)
    2. Visually the movie is gorgeous (Photography, Editing, Visual Effects, Sound Effects, everything sounds great just like in The Force Awakens)
    3. This is Rey Movie (HUGE performance by Daisy and this time around we fell her growing in the movie scene by scene)
    4. Palpatine's Return is OK (Not perfect cause explanations and development were needed but a very strong option)
    5. Where is ANAKIN SKYWALKER? (Star Wars is the story of Fall and Redemption of Anakin Skywalker, you can't close the entire saga without a very strong presence of the main guy)
    6. I believe this movie will deliver haters fuell for years and it looks like it might calm down Disney Star Wars
    7. Do we needed this sequel trilogy? Probably not but it brings us Kylo Ren/Ben Solo, Star Wars greatest character in the last years (just put to sleep in this movie). Overall i consider Rise of Skywalker felt like an Avengers Movie, it's technically very well made, it's about fan favorite characters, it's entertainment, it has romance drama and action but the story after the first buzz feels a little bit short for the tremendous potential they could have been, but sometimes it might just be a simple case of over exposure and super antecipation from dedicated fans that love to see their favorite story develop but it never gets as good as they think it could ever be.
     
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    It seems that The Art of The Rise of Skywalker book was delayed by a few months. I wonder why.
     
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    Now we have the "release the JJ cut" movement sparked by this reddit thread:
    (I don't believe it for a second)
     
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    I've read that too. I don't buy it for a minute. What gives the person who posted this credibility? Has he posted inside stuff in the past that became factually true? The fact that none of the top comments question this guy's claims smells suspect to me. This is good fan fiction until proven other wise.
     
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    I agree. I take what comes off of reddit from someone who heard something from a friend who works some where I can't mention (even though it isnt himself) with a fine grain of sand. Especially when it a lot centers around specific issues/suggestions that have come from fans, like needing to be longer or two movies (which I certainly wouldn't have minded) .... just seems suspicious to novice ear
     
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    Also the fact this came from the r/saltierthancrait subreddit page is also a red flag. It's a known TLJ/Disney hater subreddit. If this was posted from someone who claims that they "worked" for Lucasfilm or Disney and was posted on the Star Wars leaks page, then the post may have some merit but it's not.
     
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    Interesting read with some valid points. I think this is why from the movie standpoint moving away from a timeline we are familiar with and creating new characters with no connection to the ones we first grew to love will be good for the franchise.
     
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