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Re: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015, Abrams) S: Hamill, Ford, Fisher

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I have a feeling Von Sydow will be Constable Zuvio; a minor throwaway character.

http://starwars.wikia.com/wiki/Zuvio
From the look of his action figure, Zuvio is a rubber mask alien -- and also fairly short. Max is 6' 4"... and if they hired a distinguished actor for just a cameo, you can bet they want us to recognize him.
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Re: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015, Abrams) S: Hamill, Ford, Fisher

The theory about Luke is getting alot of traction on the internet, as even the Wall Street Journal speculated:

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He turned to the Dark Side and is Kylo Ren in the trailers.


I think its utter bullshit, but if its true this maybe the plot point that ruins the movie and maybe even the trilogy.
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Re: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015, Abrams) S: Hamill, Ford, Fisher

It is bullshit.
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Re: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015, Abrams) S: Hamill, Ford, Fisher

Yeah there's no way that's true. Not really sure why so many people seem so convinced otherwise. The only basis for it is because we haven't gotten a good look at him in the trailers or the one sheet but I'm positive its because they're keeping him as the film's big reveal.
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Re: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015, Abrams) S: Hamill, Ford, Fisher

Originally Posted by coli View Post
The theory about Luke is getting alot of traction on the internet, as even the Wall Street Journal speculated:

Spoiler:
He turned to the Dark Side and is Kylo Ren in the trailers.


I think its utter bullshit, but if its true this maybe the plot point that ruins the movie and maybe even the trilogy.
I made that joke here a few pages back and sure enough a coworker suggested just that after seeing the latest trailer. I didn't think he could be serious but...
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Re: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015, Abrams) S: Hamill, Ford, Fisher

Kylo Ren appears in the trailer from the back without helmet yet its clear to see is Adam Drivers head. There was also the promo shot of him walking in the snow with two troopers in the Ren costume without the helmet. There will certainly be a big twist in this new trilogy, and sure it will be with Ren....but interesting to see how Lukes role pans out.

There is a small snippet in the trailer (1:24) that seems to show the Knights of Ren. It is quiet possible that Luke is the leader of this group and that Kylo Ren is a Darth Vader obsessive that has split from them.
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Re: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015, Abrams) S: Hamill, Ford, Fisher

Luke is Kylo Ren = bullshit

Luke dealing with the fact he started down the path to the Dark Side at the end of Empire = perfectly plausible.
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Re: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015, Abrams) S: Hamill, Ford, Fisher

Originally Posted by Sean O'Hara View Post
Luke is Kylo Ren = bullshit

Luke dealing with the fact he started down the path to the Dark Side at the end of Empire = perfectly plausible.
I agree with the first point.

On the second, doesn't the story take place like 30 years later? Shouldn't we be seeing the result of whatever path he went down?
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Re: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015, Abrams) S: Hamill, Ford, Fisher

Does the 6" Rey figure have a lightsaber or just a staff or both?
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Re: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015, Abrams) S: Hamill, Ford, Fisher

Originally Posted by Sean O'Hara View Post
Luke is Kylo Ren = bullshit

Luke dealing with the fact he started down the path to the Dark Side at the end of Empire = perfectly plausible.
If there were any truth to that rumor, you'd think they would have hired someone a little shorter to play Kylo Ren, since Adam Diver is 6'3" and Mark Hamill is 5'9" (on a good day...I've met Mark and we were pretty much the same height, and I'm 5'7").
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Re: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015, Abrams) S: Hamill, Ford, Fisher

Adam Driver is skinny. Mark Hamill is fat. Luke is not Kylo Ren.
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Re: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015, Abrams) S: Hamill, Ford, Fisher

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Adam Driver is skinny. Mark Hamill is fat. Luke is not Kylo Ren.
Maybe Luke wears a girdle like Ash Williams?
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JJ will have have Adam Driver rip off his mask, a la Mission Impossible, to reveal Mark Hamill. He directed MI:3 just to learn this technique in preparation.
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Re: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015, Abrams) S: Hamill, Ford, Fisher

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Adam Driver is skinny. Mark Hamill is fat. Luke is not Kylo Ren.
It really is as simple as that.
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Originally Posted by Sean O'Hara View Post
Luke is Kylo Ren = bullshit

Luke dealing with the fact he started down the path to the Dark Side at the end of Empire = perfectly plausible.
I wouldn't be surprised if Ren basically tells Luke "I'm what you'd be if you truly embrace your power!" He'll probably do the evil "Dark Side is tempting me" routine before ultimately choosing to be a good guy. Because he's, you know, Luke Skywalker.
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Re: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015, Abrams) S: Hamill, Ford, Fisher

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So, no Troopers, Darth Mauls, Darth Talons, Darth Reven, Kylo Ren, Boba Fett, Jango Fett....why even bother??!?!
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Re: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015, Abrams) S: Hamill, Ford, Fisher

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What bullshit theatre chain is this? Can't be AMC. They were way cool about fans dressing up, performing lighsabre duels up front and all other kinds of fan madness during the premieres of the Prequels, the original LOTR as well.
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What bullshit theatre chain is this? Can't be AMC. They were way cool about fans dressing up, performing lighsabre duels up front and all other kinds of fan madness during the premieres of the Prequels, the original LOTR as well.
Those were pre-theater shooting days, my friend.
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Re: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015, Abrams) S: Hamill, Ford, Fisher

So basically a bunch of Tatooine looking garb.
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Re: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015, Abrams) S: Hamill, Ford, Fisher

So, it's still cool if I wear my Leia bikini outfit right???
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As long as your 'lightsaber' isn't showing ...
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Originally Posted by Double_Oh_7 View Post
Those were pre-theater shooting days, my friend.
It's kind of sad that this is what society has come to, but it's not like they have cinemas much of a choice.
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Re: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015, Abrams) S: Hamill, Ford, Fisher

I get no blasters, but no lightsabers is a joke.
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Re: Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015, Abrams) S: Hamill, Ford, Fisher

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What bullshit theatre chain is this?
If you looked carefully at the poster you would see the website for Cinemark.

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