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Wash, DC The IMAX EVENT

Discussion in 'NorthEast Regional Discussion' started by Dark_Jedi_Kam, Oct 21, 2002.

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  1. Cinnea

    Cinnea Retired FanForce CR, Washington DC star 4

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    The more the merrier! (I say this like I'm in charge....)
     
  2. 501LegionQM

    501LegionQM Jedi Youngling

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    Hey gang!

    Ward Poole, XO of the MD Squad, 501st, is already attending the DC IMAX, but he didn't say which day, or how many troopers will be w/ him.

    Anyone wanting to join us in Richmond, in costume, on Nov. 1 from 4 pm onward for the 9:30 show, please contact, me at cricket@patriot.net.

    I can give you more info about it too.

    Cricket/TK813
    XO Garrison Tyranus, 501st Legion
     
  3. Cinnea

    Cinnea Retired FanForce CR, Washington DC star 4

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    If we're still trying to get to the magic number 20 for Friday night and discount tickets, I've managed to convince at least 3 more suck... I mean, friends to join us. I'm still waiting to hear from a few more.

     
  4. AT-AT_Commander

    AT-AT_Commander Jedi Master star 4

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    So whats going on for the Saturday IMAX line, anything new?
     
  5. JediShaLee

    JediShaLee Jedi Youngling star 3

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    I am going to be at the 6PM showing dressed in costume. Is there a place where we want to meet? That is if anybody else is going to be there. I may stay and watch it again at 8PM if there are still tickets.
     
  6. Cinnea

    Cinnea Retired FanForce CR, Washington DC star 4

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    I can't make it in time for the 6 pm showing on Friday, but I was planning on the 8:15 show - and if we are getting the discount tickets, then I can bring at least 4 others besides myself and Ken. Do we have any idea what we are doing about the tickets yet? Or has the idea of going as a group just gone away and should we just get our tickets on our own? If that's the case, we'll meet up with anyone who's there, if interested.
     
  7. strangebehaviour

    strangebehaviour Jedi Knight star 6

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    so who is all going on Saturday? I'm not dressing up if no one else is.
     
  8. AT-AT_Commander

    AT-AT_Commander Jedi Master star 4

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    I'm going on Saturday, but im not dressing up.
     
  9. MuttandSolo

    MuttandSolo Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Well since the group idea has been lost, I'm definitely going Saturday, although I too will not bedressed fr the occassion
     
  10. Vaders_Kid

    Vaders_Kid Jedi Youngling star 2

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    I'll definitely be there this Friday for the 6pm showing, in costume. To those who are going to this showing, how early are you guys getting in line?
    Hope to see some of you down there!
     
  11. Dark_Jedi_Kam

    Dark_Jedi_Kam Jedi Knight star 5

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    sha and I hope to be there by 5
     
  12. Mogook

    Mogook Jedi Padawan star 4

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    I'm planning on going to the Friday @ 6 showing, too. I'm arranging means to get there. I don't have a costume, but I'll probably wear a SW shirt.
     
  13. malkieD2

    malkieD2 Ex-Manager and RSA star 7 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    have you guys bought tickets for the Friday night shows yet ? I am too late ?

    can someone give me a URL of the IMAX showing it in DC - I'm having trouble.

    sorry, I'm foreign

    malkie
     
  14. Mogook

    Mogook Jedi Padawan star 4

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    I haven't bought tickets yet. Actually, I was planning on buying them friday before the show.
     
  15. Isbeth

    Isbeth Jedi Master star 4

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    I would like to go either Friday or Saturday, but there is nothing on their website. What are times and dates of showings and how do we get tickets? Can someone post a link to information? :confused:

    I called to get a ticket and the people on the phone told me that it wasn't scheduled to be shown this weekend. :confused:
     
  16. MuttandSolo

    MuttandSolo Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Okay, the movie times as posted by Dark_Jedi_Kam at the satrt of this thread, are as follows:

    Friday Nov. 1: 6:00 pm, 8:15 pm
    Saturday Nov. 2: 4:00 pm
     
  17. malkieD2

    malkieD2 Ex-Manager and RSA star 7 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Johnson IMAX has nothing on their website about showing ATOC :(
     
  18. MuttandSolo

    MuttandSolo Jedi Padawan star 4

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    I just checked the website and they are listing the following:

    "Friday and Saturday evenings only:
    6:00 and 8:15 Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones: The IMAX Experience"

    Now it does not list the 4pm Saturdy show. So you guys going to see it on Saturday may have to alter your schedules.

    Check it out [link=http://www.mnh.si.edu/imax/showtimes.html]here[/link].
     
  19. malkieD2

    malkieD2 Ex-Manager and RSA star 7 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    perfect :) gotcha now !

    Tim - do you have a complete list of who is going to the different showings ?

    Has anyone bough tickets yet, or do we just buy them on the door ?

    malkie
     
  20. Ken_the_CHOD

    Ken_the_CHOD Jedi Youngling star 1

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    Dear Richmond Folks,

    Eugenia and I are not allowed to go to Richmond, which we like to call The Hellmouth.

    Every time we have attempted to enter this dread zone of despair, we have been mocked by the gods. Even without crazy people shooting and stopping all traffic on I-95, mere DC traffic can generate a substantially similar effect.

    However, those of us in Northern VA should think about a return to the IMAX up here, even if we can't get a big group, just to enjoy the movie.



     
  21. Isbeth

    Isbeth Jedi Master star 4

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    Thanks Mutt. :) Anybody know if I can get tickets on line and if I can use my Smithsonian membership to get a discount? The person on the phone is no help what-so-ever.
     
  22. MuttandSolo

    MuttandSolo Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Isbeth,

    I don't think that the Natural History Museum sells tickets online. I could be wrong but I don't remember seeing anything about it when I looked up the showtimes. So you'll have to stand in line with the rest of us then. I also don't know if they'll give a discount to Smithsonian members for IMAX films. Do they at NASM???
     
  23. Cinnea

    Cinnea Retired FanForce CR, Washington DC star 4

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    I don't know about a list of who's going when on Friday night, but I get the impression lots are going at 6 pm. Ken and i, however, are going at 8:15. If late-show moviegoers want to meet up, let me know, and we'll pick a spot to meet.

    I'm pretty sure you don't get a discount on tickets through a Smithsonian membership - I could never find anything that said there was a discount for IMAX at least, and they're pretty thorough in listing discounts.
     
  24. AT-AT_Commander

    AT-AT_Commander Jedi Master star 4

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    So who all is going saturday? Ill be there wearing just my normal t-shirts and stuff, no costume.
     
  25. Vaders_Kid

    Vaders_Kid Jedi Youngling star 2

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    My understanding is that you can only get tickets at the door. I don't think they're selling any in advance on-line. A friend of mine who works in town picked up several tickets yesterday, and I believe she said she may have two extra. This would be for the 6PM showing on Friday. If anyone is interested, let me know and I'll confirm whether or not she still has them. You can email me at:
    darcrowskellstar@hotmail.com.

    See ya'
    Bruce
     
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