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View Poll Results: Which version of Star Wars Blu-ray will you be purchasing (or not)?
The Complete Star Wars Saga 1,335 72.48%
The Prequel Box Set 20 1.09%
The Original Trilogy Box Set 110 5.97%
Not Purchasing Star Wars Blu-ray 377 20.47%
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Old 02-22-2012, 10:47 PM   #40981
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Jedi has a huge red/pink tint
Not on mine it doesn't
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Old 02-22-2012, 10:49 PM   #40982
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Not on mine it doesn't
No, I meant those screenshots of that 70mm print.
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Old 02-22-2012, 10:54 PM   #40983
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No, I meant those screenshots of that 70mm print.
Lol, I thought you meant the blu. My mistake
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Old 02-24-2012, 03:10 AM   #40984
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Did they really not include the Theatrical Trailers for any of these films on here? I like having the films on Blu, but I was already somewhat let down by them not including the Star Wars: Empire of Dreams A&E documentary from the DVD trilogy. So are the trailers nowhere on the Blus?
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Old 02-24-2012, 03:01 PM   #40985
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The clone wars on cartoon net starts a 4 episode arc tonite that will end the season.

Darth Maul makes his comeback in it....should be interesting to see how they put him back together again.
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Old 02-24-2012, 03:49 PM   #40986
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The clone wars on cartoon net starts a 4 episode arc tonite that will end the season.

Darth Maul makes his comeback in it....should be interesting to see how they put him back together again.
I'm thinking CLONE.
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Old 02-24-2012, 04:11 PM   #40987
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No supposedly its really him.
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Old 02-24-2012, 04:17 PM   #40988
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It is supposedly really him, which is utterly absurd even in the Star Wars universe. That said...I'm game and will tune in! lol
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Old 02-24-2012, 04:37 PM   #40989
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Looking to buy the three bonus discs from the complete saga. PM if interested.
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Old 02-24-2012, 04:40 PM   #40990
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Did they really not include the Theatrical Trailers for any of these films on here? I like having the films on Blu, but I was already somewhat let down by them not including the Star Wars: Empire of Dreams A&E documentary from the DVD trilogy. So are the trailers nowhere on the Blus?
Nope. Not there, unfortunately.
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Old 02-24-2012, 05:11 PM   #40991
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It is supposedly really him, which is utterly absurd even in the Star Wars universe. That said...I'm game and will tune in! lol
Not really that absurd, especially since he now reportedly
[Show spoiler]has mechanical legs
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If you think about it, both Darth Vader and General Grievous both survived near-death experiences and were brought "back" with some kind of life-sustaining technology.
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Old 02-24-2012, 05:55 PM   #40992
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Hey fellas, I thought I'd give you guys something to read. I think it'd make for some good conversation:

http://www.g33k-e.com/movies-2/10-th...equels-better/
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Old 02-24-2012, 06:00 PM   #40993
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Not really that absurd, especially since he now reportedly
[Show spoiler]has mechanical legs
.

If you think about it, both Darth Vader and General Grievous both survived near-death experiences and were brought "back" with some kind of life-sustaining technology.
He was literally cut in two though, mechanical legs are one thing but....

PDVD_112.jpg

He'd need some serious repairs!
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Old 02-24-2012, 06:12 PM   #40994
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Suddenly...I'm not half the man I used to be...

[Show spoiler]somebody had to do it
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Old 02-24-2012, 07:28 PM   #40995
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I was literally cut in two though, mechanical legs are one thing but....

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He'd need some serious repairs!
Yeah I mean he'll need a new peepee machine and everything!
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Old 02-24-2012, 07:49 PM   #40996
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Is it just me, or do these scans from a 70mm print of Star Wars look significantly better than the Blu-ray?

http://www.jedi1.net/default.aspx


Haaahahahhahahahahhahaahahahahahahahaha.

no, not even close. both detail AND color are crazy off in these shots. I have yet to see anything beat the Bluray versions in picture quality.
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Old 02-24-2012, 07:58 PM   #40997
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I have been watching my Star Wars 9 disc Blu-ray set during my time off. It's a lot of fun. The first Star Wars movie that I remember seeing was back in 1983 when Return of the Jedi came out.
Same for me, watching the 9-disc set is making me feel like i'm watching it for the first time all over again. I'm noticing so many things i never did before.

If you watch A New Hope in the desert scene when R2 is creeping along alone just before he gets attacked by the Jawas, you can see a bunch of green moss on rocks behind him - the detail is spectacular! I watched one of my old original VHS copies to compare and see if you can see the moss, and it's just a slight blur, would have never been noticed without the bluray restoration.

So many other random texture details have stuck out and surprised me, theres apparently a Jabba the hut mural on the sail barge in return of the jedi that i've never seen before - it was always too dark and blurred out before.

I have no complaints on picture quality anywhere on the blurays.
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Old 02-24-2012, 08:10 PM   #40998
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Same for me, watching the 9-disc set is making me feel like i'm watching it for the first time all over again. I'm noticing so many things i never did before.

If you watch A New Hope in the desert scene when R2 is creeping along alone just before he gets attacked by the Jawas, you can see a bunch of green moss on rocks behind him - the detail is spectacular! I watched one of my old original VHS copies to compare and see if you can see the moss, and it's just a slight blur, would have never been noticed without the bluray restoration.

So many other random texture details have stuck out and surprised me, theres apparently a Jabba the hut mural on the sail barge in return of the jedi that i've never seen before - it was always too dark and blurred out before.

I have no complaints on picture quality anywhere on the blurays.
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Yea, but don't forget....
"I love you!"
[Show spoiler]"I know."

Yeah? of course i remember that. Great scene. What's your point? That wasn't in the original script, Han Solo was suppose to say "I love you too", but Harrison knew that was lame, so he came up with the "i know". He went over it with Kirchner and he loved it and shot it that way. Lucas came by the set soon after that to fight with Kurtz and Kirchner showed him the daily for the carbon chamber scene and he loved it - so they kept it.

Halfway through Empire Harrison Ford and Carrie Fisher were butting heads a lot and they were both actually suggesting a lot of script changes to Irvin on the spot. And they actually were having fights between scenes because she was mad that Irvin and Ford were meeting without the rest of the cast to make changes.

During the carbon freezing chamber scene, the "i love you - i know" and the kissing scene, they were actually at odds and not on good terms for the moment. but they soon later resolved their conflict... it sure was still a good scene none-the-less.

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You haven't watched The Phantom Menace yet then.
I was about to say -- there's only ONE opinion regarding the picture quality of The Phantom Menace blu-ray! How DARE he have a different one!

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