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Teaser Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun May-22-05 07:16 PM
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1. I had a similar reaction
I was eagerly anticipating an intensely cool moment when the helmet snapped into place. Instead I felt very sad...Vader isn't a badass...or isn't just a bad ass. He's a seriously fucked up individual, an emotional basket case.
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  -I saw Episode III this morning Nikia  May-22-05 07:12 PM   #0 
  - I had a similar reaction  Teaser   May-22-05 07:16 PM   #1 
  - I saw it this morning as well. It was a great scene  Cannikin   May-22-05 07:17 PM   #2 
  - Apparently there were some upset fans  YankeyMCC   May-22-05 07:19 PM   #3 
  - I didn't know that there were people who didn't know that  Nikia   May-22-05 07:37 PM   #4 
  - Reminds me of that Simpsons episode....  Sean Reynolds   May-22-05 08:51 PM   #22 
  - Goodness.  missb   May-23-05 12:07 PM   #58 
  - bread and circuses  pretzel4gore   May-22-05 07:55 PM   #5 
  - I personally liked Star Wars and consider it good literature  Nikia   May-22-05 08:04 PM   #6 
  - media and movies do not stop people from thinking -  tigereye   May-22-05 08:08 PM   #7 
  - Maybe its because some of us don't want to snap from the pressue  Beware the Beast Man   May-22-05 08:10 PM   #9 
  - I too needed the escape  IChing   May-22-05 08:46 PM   #19 
  - .  progmom   May-22-05 08:49 PM   #20 
  - Exactly... that;s why it burns me when people criticize me for  LostinVA   May-23-05 09:11 AM   #42 
  - You must be either very young or very uninformed  Susang   May-22-05 08:50 PM   #21 
  - Seems like it's you who needs to get a life  Neo   May-22-05 08:56 PM   #26 
  - You're working from some incorrect presuppositions.  asthmaticeog   May-22-05 09:45 PM   #27 
  - I bet you are a blast at parties  Zuni   May-22-05 09:58 PM   #29 
  - Dude, parties are a tool of the man!  asthmaticeog   May-22-05 10:02 PM   #30 
     - Bare light bulb?  Susang   May-22-05 10:06 PM   #31 
     - the light bulb only brings revenue to the oppressive utilities that  Zuni   May-22-05 10:08 PM   #33 
     - Yeah, the light bulb sucks.  Deep13   May-23-05 12:52 PM   #64 
     - Tell that to the Singaporean children  asthmaticeog   May-22-05 10:10 PM   #35 
        - Well, Singapore's cannibal RW' leader is nothing but a BFEE  Zuni   May-22-05 10:16 PM   #37 
     - Dude, I am too bourgeois for the revolution  Zuni   May-22-05 10:06 PM   #32 
  - I'm sorry, what did you say?  progmom   May-22-05 10:18 PM   #38 
  - Well it ain't pro wrestling.  Deep13   May-23-05 12:27 PM   #61 
  - "bread and circuses"  Donkeyboy75   May-23-05 12:30 PM   #62 
  - I'm glad to see that I wasn't the only one who cried when he became Darth.  YellowRubberDuckie   May-22-05 08:09 PM   #8 
  - Remeber that young Padawan that took out a few clones before dying?  Beware the Beast Man   May-22-05 08:14 PM   #10 
  - Cool...  YellowRubberDuckie   May-22-05 08:27 PM   #12 
  - Lucas was also in one crowd scene  IChing   May-22-05 09:51 PM   #28 
  - What made me cry were two things  LostinVA   May-22-05 08:38 PM   #16 
     - I LOVED when Yoda walked into Palpatine's office  mutley_r_us   May-23-05 10:06 AM   #48 
        - That was so cool! The Imperial Guards just crumpled  LostinVA   May-23-05 11:01 AM   #52 
           - I wanted to cry when Yoda said  mutley_r_us   May-23-05 11:11 AM   #54 
              - BORN IN 1979? Oh Goddess...  LostinVA   May-23-05 12:02 PM   #56 
                 - lol... yep, I'm a youngin  mutley_r_us   May-23-05 12:11 PM   #60 
                    - But, you are too old to be a "Youngling"  LostinVA   May-23-05 01:02 PM   #65 
  - I saw it last night with my brother and his girlfriend, and she and I  Revolutionary_Acts04   May-22-05 08:25 PM   #11 
  - When Anakin went up in flames, I nearly choked up.  Beware the Beast Man   May-22-05 10:09 PM   #34 
  - Ep 1, The Phanthom Menace, was on UK TV yesterday.  Taxloss   May-22-05 08:34 PM   #13 
  - A London theater showed all six in a row this weekend  Neo   May-22-05 08:42 PM   #17 
  - Am I the only one who likes Episode I  Zuni   May-22-05 10:11 PM   #36 
     - Darth Maul was the only reason to see that one  Hardhead   May-22-05 10:18 PM   #39 
     - When he first appeared, I was like "Bad Ass"  Zuni   May-22-05 10:21 PM   #40 
        - Not utilized enough  DS1   May-23-05 10:00 AM   #46 
        - When he first appeared, I said "this is cliche bullshit pandering"  Rabrrrrrr   May-23-05 10:08 AM   # 
     - JarJar!  pretzel4gore   May-23-05 08:52 AM   #41 
     - no  tigereye   May-23-05 09:52 AM   #44 
     - I agree  mutley_r_us   May-23-05 10:08 AM   #49 
  - As the prequel 3 kinda ruin all of the cool moments in eps 4-6,  HypnoToad   May-22-05 08:36 PM   #14 
  - I think they are best watched in the order they are made for two reasons:  ContraBass Black   May-22-05 08:38 PM   #15 
  - Good points  Nikia   May-22-05 08:45 PM   #18 
     - Loved it  melv   May-22-05 08:52 PM   #23 
     - Me too  mcar   May-23-05 09:51 AM   #43 
        - When Obi-wan says, "I failed you, Anakin, I failed you."  LostinVA   May-23-05 11:03 AM   #53 
     - leitmotifs  Rabrrrrrr   May-23-05 09:59 AM   #45 
  - Even though I knew how it would end, I thought the movie did a good job  MidwestMomma   May-22-05 08:53 PM   #24 
  - The Jedi betrayal scenes were incredibly powerful  mcar   May-23-05 02:24 PM   #70 
  - I loved it.  melv   May-22-05 08:53 PM   #25 
  - Lucas did a splendid job of making Vader tragic, and not evil  Rabrrrrrr   May-23-05 10:03 AM   #47 
  - Spoiler  mutley_r_us   May-23-05 10:15 AM   #50 
  - Two irritations I had...  LordLQQK   May-23-05 10:29 AM   #51 
  - The Qui Gon thing did seem  mutley_r_us   May-23-05 11:14 AM   #55 
     - I see Anakin as someone with a weak character who is  LostinVA   May-23-05 12:05 PM   #57 
        - It's very Faustian in a way  mutley_r_us   May-23-05 12:09 PM   #59 
           - Faustian is a word! n/t  LostinVA   May-23-05 01:02 PM   #66 
              - excellent  mutley_r_us   May-23-05 01:08 PM   #68 
  - a Wagnerian tragedy  Deep13   May-23-05 12:49 PM   #63 
  - And, if Anakin had followed the truth of his path --  LostinVA   May-23-05 01:06 PM   #67 
  - Very good points  melissinha   May-23-05 02:14 PM   #69 
 

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