Discussion Director: check. What major news are you next looking forward to?

Discussion in 'Star Wars: Episode VII and Beyond (Archive)' started by Darth_Articulate, Jan 27, 2013.

  1. Darth_Articulate Force Ghost

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    I just realized the next thing I want is something I want more than knowing who's scoring: I want to know what the next thing we'll find out is going to be. I liked how Kennedy said she'd hopefully have something in January and she did. I would love for them to give an approx time for the next piece of info and what that info will be
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  2. Lee_ Force Ghost

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    Never thought of that. The original Mad versions of the OT were very funny.
  3. Echo-07 Force Ghost

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    I'm anxious about the Big 3 returning. I think Daniels and Mayhew are locks as well as John Williams (isn't retired as some errantly believe.)

    Aside form that I want to know the release date, but that's probably a ways away.

    Next would be general casting. I just don't want any fad celebs like Bieber etc... polluting our story. And I hope against hope that Summer Glau and Chloe Moretz ARE cast -- IMO their combination of beauty, acting ability, and action ability make them exciting actors for the ST.
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  4. Big Bad Yoda Daddy Chosen One

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    Casting. Every casting detail is important from here on out, and since I really don't want to know what the story is, that's pretty much the only news I'll follow.
  5. Echo-07 Force Ghost

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    I agree with you, but inevitably when we hear the cast we're going to get a strong idea of some of the story elements I believe.
  6. Lee_ Force Ghost

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    I don't know about that. I think you can catch the news of the cast without the story. I mean, if Ron Jeremy is cast, that might mean....

    But I think I can read enough in the media to avoid the story and find out who is in, especially with the Big 3, that should be all over the place once it goes public.
  7. Darth_Articulate Force Ghost

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    ...what? Another color of lightsaber? ;)
  8. Darth EL Pollo Loco Jedi Master

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    Knowing if carrie will dawn the gold bikini again
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  9. Lee_ Force Ghost

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    LOL, yeah, exactly!
  10. The Bops Jedi Grand Master

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    The cast (primarily the Big Three), the timeline, and some main character names and likenesses.

    And that's all.

    I don't want to know any more.
  11. Palp_Faction Force Ghost

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    I want to know the basic storyline ASAP so I can know whether I can throw all my post ROTJ EU in the trash or not.
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  12. HanSolo29 Manager Emeritus + Official Star Wars Artist

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    The first thing on my list is whether the Big Three will be returning or not. Other than that, I would be interested in the general timeline and maybe a basic premise of the plot.
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  13. Plebeian Jedi Master

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    Timeline
    Whether or not EU is retconned
  14. Tan-Wessel Force Ghost

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    Me too. Especially now that we know Moretz got into acting because she used to dress up and role play as Princess Leia initially. It'd be way poetic.
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  15. Darth EL Pollo Loco Jedi Master

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    I guess what i would like to know if we will see Yoda, Mace, ben, etc as force ghost
  16. fenton Force Ghost

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    Next would be an outline of the movie and cast.

    As for those who don't want a lot of spoilers, Abrams is always VERY tight lipped about whats in his movies before they are released.
  17. Darth EL Pollo Loco Jedi Master

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  18. EmeraldJediFire Force Ghost

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    Big Three is important to me...followed by the subcast..if they will be doing the next generation
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  19. DARTHVENGERDARTHSEAR Chosen One

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    The cast is the next thing we need to assert. Everything else should be kept secret, in my opinion.
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  20. Darth EL Pollo Loco Jedi Master

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    Did Bobba fett make it out of the sarlaac pit?
  21. Corvax855 Force Ghost

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    Yep, we'll probably get some casting info sometime in the spring/summer after Star Trek Into Darkness comes out. An announcement of the start date of filming and the release date will probably be released around that time as well. I suspect there won't be any other official announcements after that until shooting begins.
  22. phatdude1138 Force Ghost

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    Composer?!?! I want to know if John Williams is coming out of retirement.

    Who the villain will be. Not necessarily the plot, but who are the good guys going to fight?
  23. DarthBrian Force Ghost

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    News of the firing of the current director.

    Barring that, casting.
  24. Lord Tuvitor Force Ghost

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    Just because the Force is in balance doesn't mean that everyone's farting rainbows and cuddling kittens. So long as there is free will, and power hungry Force users, the Force can still be abused. The Dark Side isn't *gone*, it just doesn't *dominate* the Force now.
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  25. DanielRJones Jedi Master

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    The next thing we'll probably get is news of various Bad Robot (Bad Droid?) alumni coming onboard. People like Daniel Mindel, Maryann Brandon, Mary Jo Markey. Followed closely by Anthony Daniels being overheard telling some kid at a convention that he's definitely returning.

    As others have said, by far the most important piece of news we'll get over the entire production is whether Hamill's in or out.