Disney has purchased Lucasfilm for 4 billion and Star Wars 7 coming in 2015!

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  1. Nantrax

    Nantrax Well-Known Member VIP Gold

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    I'd be really be excited if I cared about Star Wars. :coffee:

    Disney just bought Lucasfilm for $4 billion.

    Announcing the news, Disney also said it will release a new Star Wars movie in 2015.

    The movie is currently titled Star Wars: Episode 7.

    That means it will take place after Return Of The Jedi.

    From a press release: "Star Wars Episode 7 is targeted for release in 2015, with more feature films expected to continue the Star Wars saga and grow the franchise well into the future."
    Traditionalists are going to scream in horror at this news, but there is a silver lining. The new films will not be produced by George Lucas – who lost his touch a long time ago.


    http://www.businessinsider.com/a-new-star-wars-is-coming-in-2015-2012-10
     
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    yikes
     
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    I just saw this as well . I also don't give a fuck
     
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    this should be an Elias thread :fil:
     
  5. Mark Mayonnaise

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    What
     
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    cheri's gonna take some shrapnel over this :facepalm:
     
  7. BrulesRules

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    New Star Wars is gonna have Justin Beiber and Selena Gomez as the leads.
     
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    Nantrax Well-Known Member VIP Gold

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    :lol:
     
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    New Star Wars will suck.
     
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    Nantrax Well-Known Member VIP Gold

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    That is my favorite part of the article

    "Traditionalists are going to scream in horror at this news, but there is a silver lining. The new films will not be produced by George Lucas – who lost his touch a long time ago."

    :rofl:
     
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    Because Chiva is playing a wookie?
     
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    I liked Episode 1 the most
     
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    Nantrax Well-Known Member VIP Gold

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    I'm sure Disney will make a prequel to all the prequels, you'll see Luke Skywalker 20 years before he's actually alive!

    Star Wars 8: The Jar Jar Binks story
     
  14. Mark Mayonnaise

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    BrulesRules Just grab 'em in the biscuits VIP Gold

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    Nah the ywill just combine the Star Wars and Star Trek franchise to make 'Star Trek Wars' Captain Kirk vs. Darth Mull
     
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    Kanye West Yeezus!

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    This is going to be horrible
     
  17. Mark Mayonnaise

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    Like the Redskins
     
  18. Popeye Saavedra

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    Probably gonna be horrible. But Lucas fucked it all up after Empire anyways. Was smart on his part to take the 4 billion.
     
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    Redskins are worse. That's why Disney didn't buy them.
     
  20. BrulesRules

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    I think they are one of the most profitable teams in the NFL, Snyder laughing all the way to the bank while fucking Kanye's ass