Page 1 of 5 12345 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 62
  1. #1
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 106,020, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    SaraV's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    3,669
    Points
    106,020
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,073
    Given: 503

    Star Wars Episode VII Cast Announced

    Whether you think you can or you think you can't, you're right.
    -- Henry Ford

  2. #2
    Legend
    Points: 219,262, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    MNCyGuy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    11,208
    Points
    219,262
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 837
    Given: 585

    Re: Star Wars Episode VII Cast Announced

    I just don't think I'll get excited about this until I actually end up in movie theater seat and am having fun watching what is on screen. The combination of the prequels and Abrams last Trek movie left me cold.



  3. #3
    All-Star
    Points: 54,340, Level: 72
    Level completed: 20%, Points required for next Level: 1,210
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    MartyFine's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    Warren Co., IA
    Posts
    1,886
    Points
    54,340
    Level
    72
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 374
    Given: 113

    Re: Star Wars Episode VII Cast Announced

    I hope people have fun with this rather than take it seriously like with I-III.




  4. #4
    Addict
    Points: 96,729, Level: 96
    Level completed: 84%, Points required for next Level: 321
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    tejasclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Austin, TX
    Posts
    6,031
    Points
    96,729
    Level
    96
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 282
    Given: 197

    Re: Star Wars Episode VII Cast Announced

    I'll reserve hope or despair until I see a trailer. Part of what gives me at least a little optimism is the fact that George is only staying involved in a "limited advisory" capacity. Plenty of other talented, creative people have done great things with the Star Wars license. Then again, J.J. tends to leave a lot of damage in his wake.

    I'm far more excited about the new Battlefront 3 game and the new Rebels show by the same crew that did The Clone Wars.



  5. #5
    Speechless
    Points: 785,121, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 58.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Cyclonepride's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    A pineapple under the sea
    Posts
    53,598
    Points
    785,121
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5,375
    Given: 2,409

    Re: Star Wars Episode VII Cast Announced

    The Princess has not aged real well.



  6. #6
    Speechless
    Points: 670,187, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    3TrueFans's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    27,009
    Points
    670,187
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 4,524
    Given: 502

    Re: Star Wars Episode VII Cast Announced

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    The Princess has not aged real well.
    Probably had a big shame spiral after the whole incest thing.



  7. #7
    Speechless
    Points: 785,121, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 58.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Cyclonepride's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    A pineapple under the sea
    Posts
    53,598
    Points
    785,121
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5,375
    Given: 2,409

    Re: Star Wars Episode VII Cast Announced

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Probably had a big shame spiral after the whole incest thing.
    You had me there for a second



  8. #8
    Starter
    Points: 27,268, Level: 50
    Level completed: 72%, Points required for next Level: 282
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points
    Clone1138's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Location
    Central Iowa
    Posts
    715
    Points
    27,268
    Level
    50
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 539
    Given: 544

    Re: Star Wars Episode VII Cast Announced

    Put me down for PUMPED!



  9. #9
    Speechless
    Points: 432,106, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 37.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    alarson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    West Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    22,782
    Points
    432,106
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,672
    Given: 995

    Re: Star Wars Episode VII Cast Announced

    Quote Originally Posted by tejasclone View Post
    Then again, J.J. tends to leave a lot of damage in his wake.
    I dont understand this. He did a hell of a job with the Star Trek reboot, hasnt seemed to do a whole lot that was terrible.



  10. #10
    Legend
    Points: 219,262, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    MNCyGuy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    11,208
    Points
    219,262
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 837
    Given: 585

    Re: Star Wars Episode VII Cast Announced

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    I dont understand this. He did a hell of a job with the Star Trek reboot, hasnt seemed to do a whole lot that was terrible.
    The first movie was fun, but Into Darkness sucked and some of the specific ways in which it sucked make me think him running Star Wars will be problematic



  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 102,391, Level: 99
    Level completed: 68%, Points required for next Level: 659
    Overall activity: 34.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    ribsnwhiskey's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    5,140
    Points
    102,391
    Level
    99
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,215
    Given: 291

    Re: Star Wars Episode VII Cast Announced

    Abrams wrote the ******* for the first 2 with the same person who wrote Empire and Jedi. Which is better than the monkeys Lucas hired to write 1-3.



  12. #12
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 64,940, Level: 79
    Level completed: 6%, Points required for next Level: 1,510
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    3,720
    Points
    64,940
    Level
    79
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 326
    Given: 6

    Re: Star Wars Episode VII Cast Announced

    Quote Originally Posted by ribsnwhiskey View Post
    Abrams wrote the ******* for the first 2 with the same person who wrote Empire and Jedi. Which is better than the monkeys Lucas hired to write 1-3.
    Actual monkeys would have written Shakespeare compared to what Lucas slinged at us.



  13. #13
    Pro
    Points: 51,804, Level: 70
    Level completed: 47%, Points required for next Level: 746
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    im4cyclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    3,268
    Points
    51,804
    Level
    70
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 600
    Given: 587

    Re: Star Wars Episode VII Cast Announced

    Man, I just don't have high hopes. Hard for me to watch the original 3 movies anymore. That is how bad the "new" three were. Not just dialogue and characters. They had major flaws in storyline that impacts IV, V, and VI.


    Last edited by im4cyclones; 04-29-2014 at 02:01 PM.

  14. #14
    Speechless
    Points: 432,106, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 37.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    alarson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    West Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    22,782
    Points
    432,106
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,672
    Given: 995

    Re: Star Wars Episode VII Cast Announced

    Quote Originally Posted by MNCyGuy View Post
    The first movie was fun, but Into Darkness sucked and some of the specific ways in which it sucked make me think him running Star Wars will be problematic
    I guess i didnt think Into Darkness sucked. Its got high ratings all around from what i see (87% on rotten tomatoes)



  15. #15
    Pro
    Points: 51,804, Level: 70
    Level completed: 47%, Points required for next Level: 746
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    im4cyclones's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    3,268
    Points
    51,804
    Level
    70
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 600
    Given: 587

    Re: Star Wars Episode VII Cast Announced

    Example... In V, Leia tells Luke she remembers glimpses or snapshots of her mother. Turns out, she must be a savant to have memories of when she was 5 minutes old, which is when Lucas kills off Padme in III.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: Cyclones.TV
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • September 5, 2015
  • 07:00 PM