Thinking about watching the "Star Wars" movies

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  1. Big Lar

    Big Lar Well-Known Member

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    After years of avoiding them, I think I might check them out to see what all the fuss is about. Is there a certain order I should watch them in? I read somewhere that I shouldn't go into numerical order...
     
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    yes
     
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    Thank you for yer call....
     
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    There's 2 trilogies and it doesn't matter what order you watch them in because they are kids movies, mostly to sell toys
     
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    Just do it. 4,5,6. Skip the prequels completely.
     
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    4..5...6......1...2....3.
     
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    True enough.

    Sell toys they did.
     
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    Yes. Watch the original trilogy in order. Then take the prequels and throw them in the trash.
     
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    I loved the first ones so much I've seen the last ones several times each


    and yes I wish I still had all those toys
     
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    If you're feeling suicidal, but don't have the guts to go through with it, then skip the movies and watch the Star Wars Holiday Special. That ought to do it.
     
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    Watch them in order 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 & 6
     
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    This. For the love of God, this.

    Otherwise you won't make it past 1.
     
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    Foursome
     
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    Yes. Star Wars episode 4 A New Hope. Episode 5 Empire Strikes Back. Star Wars episode 6 Return of the Jedi. And if you MUST watch the new ones, watch only episode 3 Revenge of the Sith.
     
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    My daughters wanted to watch them so we can go see 7 together.

    They wanted to go in order.

    Well, we're stopped halfway thru Ep. 2 and they can't see what the big deal is.

    I feel like I've failed as a father. :suicide:
     
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    Yes watch the first three in order they are very enjoyable and don't touch the prequels they are pure shit
     
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    Last 30 minutes of 3, then 4,5,6
     
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    The failure is thinking that the prequels are worth it at all. They are pure shit.

    My prediction for 7 is better than all the prequels but worse than 456.
     
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    IV, V, I, II, III, VI.
     
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    Watch just the odd numbered ones.