1. Notification emails are working properly again. Please check your email spam folder and if you see any emails from the Cantina there, make sure to mark them as "Not Spam". This will help a lot to whitelist the emails and to stop them going to spam.
    Dismiss Notice
  2. IMPORTANT! To be able to create new threads and rate posts, you need to have at least 30 posts in The Cantina.
    Dismiss Notice
  3. Before posting a new thread, check the list with similar threads that will appear when you start typing the thread's title.
    Dismiss Notice

Movie between Ep. 2 & 3?

Discussion in 'Prequel Trilogy' started by Kylo Solo, Apr 28, 2020.

  1. Kylo Solo

    Kylo Solo Force Sensitive

    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2016
    Posts:
    514
    Likes Received:
    3,476
    Trophy Points:
    12,617
    Credits:
    6,290
    Ratings:
    +3,896 / 4 / -3
    You know, I've been thinking, it would have been great to get a movie that was set in between AotC & RotS. I would like this so that we could get a better feel for the bond these Jedi had with their clones. I know we have the whole Clone Wars series and all, but a real live movie detailing this, maybe even including Ahsoka and Rex would be a great idea. Because we only really see the creation of the clones at the end of AotC, but don't really get a chance to develop feelings for them until they are ordered to give Order 66. It would also show us how Obi Wan and Anakin go on to tighten their relationship as Master & Apprentice.

    If there was ever a live action movie developed by Disney set between the events of Ep. 2 & 3, what do you think it should be about? Who would you want to direct it?
     
    • Like Like x 2
    • Wise Wise x 1
  2. Lukestarbucker

    Lukestarbucker Rebelscum

    Joined:
    May 30, 2020
    Posts:
    138
    Likes Received:
    365
    Trophy Points:
    1,627
    Credits:
    710
    Ratings:
    +411 / 2 / -1
    Im going to be frank with you man, the clone wars really does that job to fill in that time period between AOTC and ROTS. We see many major battles, we see many major separatists leaders, and we are introduced to a load more of clone troopers individually along with some super cool clone battalions. It would be hard for Disney to incorporate new battles and new characters.
    --- Double Post Merged, May 31, 2020, Original Post Date: May 31, 2020 ---
    I mean, live actions of this would be, uhhh.... just no lol lol. Good idea though! Who am I to shoot that down, huh?
     
    • Like Like x 6
  3. Olivia Kenobi

    Olivia Kenobi Rebel Commander

    Joined:
    May 28, 2020
    Posts:
    74
    Likes Received:
    471
    Trophy Points:
    2,357
    Credits:
    632
    Ratings:
    +519 / 0 / -0
    Yeah, it would be cool to have a live action TCW, but it wouldn't be right if hayden didn't play annie, and from the looks of it there is NOOOO way he is going to do anything about star wars ever again...
     
    • Like Like x 3
  4. Lukestarbucker

    Lukestarbucker Rebelscum

    Joined:
    May 30, 2020
    Posts:
    138
    Likes Received:
    365
    Trophy Points:
    1,627
    Credits:
    710
    Ratings:
    +411 / 2 / -1
    Im sorry. I wouldn’t be on board with a CW live action. There is too much of a difference between Hayden Anakin and CW Anakin, lol lol!
     
    • Like Like x 2
    • Original Original x 1
  5. Olivia Kenobi

    Olivia Kenobi Rebel Commander

    Joined:
    May 28, 2020
    Posts:
    74
    Likes Received:
    471
    Trophy Points:
    2,357
    Credits:
    632
    Ratings:
    +519 / 0 / -0
    I think the coolest part of a live CW would be a live action Ahsoka! I want that so bad...:rolleyes:
     
    • Like Like x 4
    • Great Post Great Post x 1
  6. Lukestarbucker

    Lukestarbucker Rebelscum

    Joined:
    May 30, 2020
    Posts:
    138
    Likes Received:
    365
    Trophy Points:
    1,627
    Credits:
    710
    Ratings:
    +411 / 2 / -1
    Yes indeed
     
    • Like Like x 3
  7. eeprom

    eeprom Force Sensitive

    Joined:
    Jan 4, 2016
    Posts:
    1,929
    Likes Received:
    4,647
    Trophy Points:
    13,017
    Credits:
    4,657
    Ratings:
    +7,099 / 32 / -9
    No thanks. A standalone between 1 and 2 though - I'd be down for that.
     
    • Like Like x 1
    • Original Original x 1
  8. delph

    delph Rebel Trooper

    Joined:
    Feb 25, 2020
    Posts:
    118
    Likes Received:
    143
    Trophy Points:
    177
    Credits:
    273
    Ratings:
    +178 / 3 / -0
    Yes, I would like to have a movie set between 2 and 3 episodes. I wish to see Ahsoka Tano, General Grievous and Kanan Jarrus. And what about Darth Maul? We know that he was alive because we see him in Solo.
     
    • Like Like x 2
  9. blame182

    blame182 Clone Commander

    Joined:
    May 17, 2020
    Posts:
    80
    Likes Received:
    215
    Trophy Points:
    482
    Credits:
    323
    Ratings:
    +273 / 1 / -1
    Pretty much every single thing that happened between episode 2 & 3 was show in excruciating detail (about 60 hours worth of content) in The Clone Wars. Surely this can’t be what people want?

    There's 30 years of barely touched timeline between 6 and 7. If we ever get another stand alone “story”, I vote for a Luke movie (starring Sebastian Stan) set after RotJ...
     
    • Like Like x 4
  10. SegNerd

    SegNerd Rebel General

    Joined:
    Dec 30, 2015
    Posts:
    520
    Likes Received:
    912
    Trophy Points:
    4,517
    Credits:
    1,918
    Ratings:
    +1,385 / 37 / -4
    I thought we were already getting a live action Ahsoka on The Mandalorian? Or at least that was a rumor.
     
    • Like Like x 4
  11. Angelman

    Angelman Servant to the Whills & Slave to the Muses
    1030th Captain ** (Mod)

    Joined:
    Dec 2, 2014
    Posts:
    1,899
    Likes Received:
    22,690
    Trophy Points:
    148,717
    Credits:
    13,275
    Ratings:
    +24,782 / 70 / -20
    While I'm positive to any and all new SW live action initiative, the 22BBY-19BBY period isn't high on my list, really. I'd actually be much more interested in seeing something set between TPM & AotC; that'd be rad! :D
     
    • Like Like x 3
  12. Flyboy

    Flyboy Force Attuned

    Joined:
    Oct 30, 2017
    Posts:
    590
    Likes Received:
    7,050
    Trophy Points:
    15,417
    Credits:
    6,455
    Ratings:
    +7,843 / 10 / -1
    I think a lot of what happens in Episode 2 and 3, at least character wise feels pretty rushed. Anakin's descent and and turn/his entire relationship with Padmé, all of these are things that I would love to see explored further in live action. But that isn't really what you're asking and it's pretty big impossibility considering Natalie Portman and Hayden Christensen are both 1 year away from turning 40 and as good as they still look, it would be a bit of a stretch to ask them to portray characters that are about 20 years younger. I think the type of movie you're talking about has already been shown in detail, with great success in The Clone Wars, and I'm not sure a live action version of that is all that necessary.
     
    • Like Like x 4
  13. Trev

    Trev Rebel Official

    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2017
    Posts:
    535
    Likes Received:
    1,027
    Trophy Points:
    5,742
    Credits:
    1,430
    Ratings:
    +1,343 / 3 / -0
    Agreed. To be honest, I’ve always felt like the Prequel Trilogy as a whole really could’ve been consolidated a bit so the weight of it didn’t fall onto Revenge of the Sith. It felt like most of the important events that tied into the Original Trilogy all happened in Revenge of the Sith. Having The Clone Wars to bridge the gap between the first two films and Revenge of the Sith definitely helped with that, though, and it was done so well that I don’t think there’s any need to revisit it. There are so many other Star Wars stories worth telling and I’m not sure that anyone wants to invest so much into retelling a story in live action form like that when most of the fans are pretty satisfied with the animated version.
     
    • Like Like x 2
    • Great Post Great Post x 1
  14. cawatrooper

    cawatrooper Jedi General

    Joined:
    Nov 14, 2016
    Posts:
    4,009
    Likes Received:
    16,413
    Trophy Points:
    145,167
    Credits:
    16,337
    Ratings:
    +20,436 / 59 / -37
    Aesthetically, the idea of a movie between 2 and 3. I've thought since Rogue One that I'd love a similar gritty Clone Wars treatment in a film, and the brief flashback glimpses we saw in The Mandalorian only solidified that.

    But what to make it on? The animation has already touched on so much, and I don't think any of the existing Jedi in canon would be a good fit.

    The "Order 66 chip" storyline has already been done, as has the battle station above Geonosis.

    I'm really having a hard time thinking of any major way to tie in a spinoff to the series as a whole. But I'd be interested in hearing any ideas.
     
    • Like Like x 2
    • Wise Wise x 2
  15. eeprom

    eeprom Force Sensitive

    Joined:
    Jan 4, 2016
    Posts:
    1,929
    Likes Received:
    4,647
    Trophy Points:
    13,017
    Credits:
    4,657
    Ratings:
    +7,099 / 32 / -9
    They could adapt 'Dark Disciple' for live action I guess. It's basically a spinoff anyways.
     
    • Like Like x 2
  16. cawatrooper

    cawatrooper Jedi General

    Joined:
    Nov 14, 2016
    Posts:
    4,009
    Likes Received:
    16,413
    Trophy Points:
    145,167
    Credits:
    16,337
    Ratings:
    +20,436 / 59 / -37
    Maybe, but I'm skeptical we'll see adaptations of existing stories.

    And that's a Quinlan Voss/Asaaj story, right? Intriguing as that seems, I feel like they'd be better off just making new characters at that point.


    ______________________________________________________

    One thing that might be neat- actually seeing the Confederacy. I guess the Clovis stuff showed us a bit of it, but it would be fascinating to get a glimpse of the war from a much more grey perspective- Clone Troopers coming as saviors but being seen as invaders, Battle Droids hailed as a technological miracle of protection, etc.
     
    • Like Like x 4
  17. eeprom

    eeprom Force Sensitive

    Joined:
    Jan 4, 2016
    Posts:
    1,929
    Likes Received:
    4,647
    Trophy Points:
    13,017
    Credits:
    4,657
    Ratings:
    +7,099 / 32 / -9
    This is all far fetched hypothesizing anyway, yeah? Basically, a live action Clone Wars arc?
    A proto-Rebellion with the Republic already viewed as an evil Empire? I wouldn't be mad at that :)
     
    • Like Like x 2
    • Cool Cool x 1
  18. The Hero With No Fear

    The Hero With No Fear Jedi General

    Joined:
    Mar 28, 2017
    Posts:
    963
    Likes Received:
    28,383
    Trophy Points:
    149,517
    Credits:
    19,218
    Ratings:
    +29,218 / 10 / -9
    He did come back for The Rise of Skywalker and has been making more appearances at conventions. I wouldn’t count him out yet.

    We may be getting that sooner than you’d think. ;)



    Anyway, like others have said, we already have this era pretty extensively covered by The Clone Wars show and some books and comics. If somebody has a good idea for a film set during the Clone Wars, then I’m game, but I don’t want Lucasfilm to make a movie set during this era just to have it be set during this era.

    I really want future movies to be set either before the prequels or after the sequels and I feel that that’s the direction Lucasfilm will go. So no more standalone movies set during the Skywalker Saga, but maybe something on Disney+.

    I feel like flashbacks in Kenobi and The Mandalorian are our best bets for live-action content set during the Clone Wars.
     
    • Like Like x 2
  19. Sir Puke

    Sir Puke Rebel General

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2018
    Posts:
    160
    Likes Received:
    550
    Trophy Points:
    3,782
    Credits:
    1,507
    Ratings:
    +637 / 3 / -0
    I would've totally agreed with you, except The Clone Wars series really does this extremely well and I don't think we really need a movie being made to tell it anymore. That being said, I would certainly watch it and be excited about it if they ever did make one. Ron Howard and Jon Favreau have done the best directing Star Wars movies so far, so I'd want one of them doing it.
     
Loading...

Share This Page