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Author Topic: Official Star Wars Discussion Thread  (Read 8685 times)

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Official Star Wars Discussion Thread
« on: March 19, 2015, 11:42:02 pm »

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Re: Official Star Wars: The Force Awakens News Thread
« Reply #1 on: March 19, 2015, 11:54:34 pm »
Oscar Isaac confirmed to appear in Star Wars VIII!


http://www.starwars7news.com/2015/03/oscar-isaac-confirms-presence-in-star-wars-episode-viii.html
That dude's a great actor.  He's due for an Oscar (no pun intended) in the near future.

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Re: Official Star Wars: The Force Awakens News Thread
« Reply #2 on: March 20, 2015, 12:00:19 am »
That dude's a great actor.  He's due for an Oscar (no pun intended) in the near future.

He should have been nominated for Inside Llewyn Davis.

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Re: Official Star Wars: The Force Awakens News Thread
« Reply #3 on: March 20, 2015, 12:03:19 am »
Oscar Isaac confirmed to appear in Star Wars VIII!


http://www.starwars7news.com/2015/03/oscar-isaac-confirms-presence-in-star-wars-episode-viii.html
That dude's a great actor.  He's due for an Oscar (no pun intended) in the near future.

Completely agree. Hopefully his involvement in Star Wars and X-Men will turn him into the A-list star he deserves to be.

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Re: Official Star Wars: The Force Awakens News Thread
« Reply #5 on: March 20, 2015, 12:54:50 am »
Oscar Isaac confirmed to appear in Star Wars VIII!


http://www.starwars7news.com/2015/03/oscar-isaac-confirms-presence-in-star-wars-episode-viii.html
That dude's a great actor.  He's due for an Oscar (no pun intended) in the near future.
I agree with this.


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Holy crap guys...

David Fincher[21] and Brad Bird were approached as directors, but Bird was committed to Tomorrowland.[22] Guillermo del Toro was also considered, but was busy with his own projects.[23]

Our lord Fincher... could have directed Star Wars 7.

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Holy crap guys...

David Fincher[21] and Brad Bird were approached as directors, but Bird was committed to Tomorrowland.[22] Guillermo del Toro was also considered, but was busy with his own projects.[23]

Our lord Fincher... could have directed Star Wars 7.
I heard about Brad Bird passing it over. That said, I'm curious as to what David Fincher's Star Wars would look like.

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Holy crap guys...

David Fincher[21] and Brad Bird were approached as directors, but Bird was committed to Tomorrowland.[22] Guillermo del Toro was also considered, but was busy with his own projects.[23]

Our lord Fincher... could have directed Star Wars 7.
I heard about Brad Bird passing it over. That said, I'm curious as to what David Fincher's Star Wars would look like.
I honestly think it wouldn't have happened even if he accepted. He probably would have wanted to make it R and ultra dark. Plus, he's not real savvy with companies and corporations as evidenced by his struggles with the Spiderman film rights, and Alien 3.

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Holy crap guys...

David Fincher[21] and Brad Bird were approached as directors, but Bird was committed to Tomorrowland.[22] Guillermo del Toro was also considered, but was busy with his own projects.[23]

Our lord Fincher... could have directed Star Wars 7.
I heard about Brad Bird passing it over. That said, I'm curious as to what David Fincher's Star Wars would look like.
I honestly think it wouldn't have happened even if he accepted. He probably would have wanted to make it R and ultra dark. Plus, he's not real savvy with companies and corporations as evidenced by his struggles with the Spiderman film rights, and Alien 3.
True. What I meant to say was that if he had complete creative control of Star Wars, it would be interesting.

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It's no secret around here that I love Fincher, but he's totally wrong for Star Wars. It's good he turned it down, or whatever happened. He was actually in talks with Disney to direct a new 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.

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It's no secret around here that I love Fincher, but he's totally wrong for Star Wars. It's good he turned it down, or whatever happened. He was actually in talks with Disney to direct a new 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.
I remember watching some of that when I was younger...

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Holy crap guys...

David Fincher[21] and Brad Bird were approached as directors, but Bird was committed to Tomorrowland.[22] Guillermo del Toro was also considered, but was busy with his own projects.[23]
Our lord Fincher... could have directed Star Wars 7.

A David Fincher Star Wars film would be interesting to see, but I don't think he's the right choice. Brad Bird was too busy, but I think he would've done an amazing job. Del Toro though.....probably not a good idea. I love the guy, but he's just not right for the franchise.

In the end, I'm happy with JJ being the director. As long as he tones down the fan-service, it should be great.

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Holy crap guys...

David Fincher[21] and Brad Bird were approached as directors, but Bird was committed to Tomorrowland.[22] Guillermo del Toro was also considered, but was busy with his own projects.[23]
Our lord Fincher... could have directed Star Wars 7.

A David Fincher Star Wars film would be interesting to see, but I don't think he's the right choice. Brad Bird was too busy, but I think he would've done an amazing job. Del Toro though.....probably not a good idea. I love the guy, but he's just not right for the franchise.

In the end, I'm happy with JJ being the director. As long as he tones down the fan-service, it should be great.
He needs to avoid pulling an Into Darkness ending, too.

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Holy crap guys...

David Fincher[21] and Brad Bird were approached as directors, but Bird was committed to Tomorrowland.[22] Guillermo del Toro was also considered, but was busy with his own projects.[23]

Our lord Fincher... could have directed Star Wars 7.
Interesting, but there's only one sci-fi franchise I'd want Del Toro at the helm of right now, and that's Transformers.

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Holy crap guys...

David Fincher[21] and Brad Bird were approached as directors, but Bird was committed to Tomorrowland.[22] Guillermo del Toro was also considered, but was busy with his own projects.[23]

Our lord Fincher... could have directed Star Wars 7.
Interesting, but there's only one sci-fi franchise I'd want Del Toro at the helm of right now, and that's Transformers.
I am curious as to how Del Toro would've done The Hobbit...if he did do those movies it would cost my friend his favorite film of all time...

 

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