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Re: Star Wars - Force Awakens...

Unread post by Spartan117 » Thu 15 Dec, 2016 10:12 pm

The movie is off the planet.. I Loved it. My boys Loved it.

Going t watch again tomorrow.

Good plot, believable characters, very nostalgic with lots of old characters and costumes making cameos all over.

Above all it ties all things very very well

Ps Jin is a babe.


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Unread post by gallagher » Thu 15 Dec, 2016 10:17 pm

Suitable for young kids? 7 and 9 years.? They loved the force awakens.

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Unread post by Spartan117 » Thu 15 Dec, 2016 10:40 pm

My boys were 13, 10 and 6.

6 year old got scared at one point. Its a short scene that's unnecessary so I got him turn his head.

In truth I think it is most enjoyed by hardcore middle aged fans of the first movie

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Unread post by Geo. » Thu 15 Dec, 2016 10:55 pm

Spartan117 wrote:My boys were 13, 10 and 6.

6 year old got scared at one point. Its a short scene that's unnecessary so I got him turn his head.

In truth I think it is most enjoyed by hardcore middle aged fans of the first movie
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Unread post by greatodensraven » Thu 15 Dec, 2016 11:31 pm

Can't wait to watch this. Great to hear the reviews are so positive!!


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Unread post by gallagher » Thu 15 Dec, 2016 11:56 pm

Spartan117 wrote:My boys were 13, 10 and 6.

6 year old got scared at one point. Its a short scene that's unnecessary so I got him turn his head.

In truth I think it is most enjoyed by hardcore middle aged fans of the first movie
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Unread post by formerguest » Fri 16 Dec, 2016 12:00 am

gallagher wrote:Suitable for young kids? 7 and 9 years.? They loved the force awakens.
My young bloke is six and a half and absolutely loved it. I have never wanted to encourage him with any guns etc, which obviously the film is full of, but what do you do when they are going to pick up anything and pretend it is a gun anyway.

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Unread post by Spartan117 » Fri 16 Dec, 2016 10:11 am

formerguest wrote:
gallagher wrote:Suitable for young kids? 7 and 9 years.? They loved the force awakens.
My young bloke is six and a half and absolutely loved it. I have never wanted to encourage him with any guns etc, which obviously the film is full of, but what do you do when they are going to pick up anything and pretend it is a gun anyway.

FG,

Did he get scared in that scene.... the Hutt style creature???.... no Spoilers

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Unread post by gallagher » Fri 16 Dec, 2016 10:47 am

formerguest wrote:
gallagher wrote:Suitable for young kids? 7 and 9 years.? They loved the force awakens.
My young bloke is six and a half and absolutely loved it. I have never wanted to encourage him with any guns etc, which obviously the film is full of, but what do you do when they are going to pick up anything and pretend it is a gun anyway.
Thanks mate. Mine all love all the star wars movies, Theres guns etc in all of them which I'm comfortabe with.
I was surprised it was rated M.

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Unread post by formerguest » Fri 16 Dec, 2016 1:29 pm

Spartan117 wrote:
formerguest wrote:
gallagher wrote:Suitable for young kids? 7 and 9 years.? They loved the force awakens.
My young bloke is six and a half and absolutely loved it. I have never wanted to encourage him with any guns etc, which obviously the film is full of, but what do you do when they are going to pick up anything and pretend it is a gun anyway.

FG,

Did he get scared in that scene.... the Hutt style creature???.... no Spoilers
Not at all Spartan, as I think he likened it to a somewhat similar mythical larger sea creature.

By the way, with your strong belief, surely your son is named after the biblical one, rather than the intergalactic Luke?

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Unread post by Spartan117 » Fri 16 Dec, 2016 4:23 pm

formerguest wrote:
Spartan117 wrote:
formerguest wrote:
gallagher wrote:Suitable for young kids? 7 and 9 years.? They loved the force awakens.
My young bloke is six and a half and absolutely loved it. I have never wanted to encourage him with any guns etc, which obviously the film is full of, but what do you do when they are going to pick up anything and pretend it is a gun anyway.

FG,

Did he get scared in that scene.... the Hutt style creature???.... no Spoilers
Not at all Spartan, as I think he likened it to a somewhat similar mythical larger sea creature.

By the way, with your strong belief, surely your son is named after the biblical one, rather than the intergalactic Luke?

I have Noah and Jacob and Eden and yes Luke also named after the author of 2 books in the NT. (2 birds one stone)


Ps - Im going again tonight to watch movie.... Reading Rhodes

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Unread post by willow » Fri 16 Dec, 2016 5:01 pm

Super impressed with Rogue One, I reckon that's the best Star Wars movie they have done to date. Really ties things off nicely between episodes 3 and 4.

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Unread post by gallagher » Fri 16 Dec, 2016 6:35 pm

I really enjoyed it. A great story.
But after the force awakens i was itching to see it again straight away. I'm not feeling that this time.

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Unread post by innsaneink » Fri 16 Dec, 2016 7:46 pm

Do you need to be a follower, or know the previous movies?
Ive seen the original...and bits of others...but not a staunch fan

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Unread post by Geo. » Fri 16 Dec, 2016 7:52 pm

innsaneink wrote:Do you need to be a follower, or know the previous movies?
Ive seen the original...and bits of others...but not a staunch fan
Not really..No

All the Easter Eggs relate to Ep IV A New Hope..

The new characters stand alone...

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Unread post by formerguest » Fri 16 Dec, 2016 8:24 pm

innsaneink wrote:Do you need to be a follower, or know the previous movies?
Ive seen the original...and bits of others...but not a staunch fan
No, having only gotten back into them with the last couple. Could easily be viewed as any other stand alone movie, particularly as most leave an opportunity for a sequel.

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Unread post by gallagher » Fri 16 Dec, 2016 9:21 pm

formerguest wrote:
innsaneink wrote:Do you need to be a follower, or know the previous movies?
Ive seen the original...and bits of others...but not a staunch fan
No, having only gotten back into them with the last couple. Could easily be viewed as any other stand alone movie, particularly as most leave an opportunity for a sequel.
Im not so sure it could stand alone as a movie. It would be a pretty crap ending if a new hope didn't exist.

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Unread post by gallagher » Tue 20 Dec, 2016 10:44 pm

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