So are the 3D releases dead now?

Discussion in 'Star Wars: Episodes IV - VI' started by LegendAssemble, Oct 31, 2012.

  1. LegendAssemble

    LegendAssemble Well-Known Member

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    Since Disney owns Lucas films, is the saga no longer being rereleased in 3D? I've been kind of dreading seeing what George does to my favorite films in 3D but at the same time I was born in 92 and was too young to see any of the good ones in theaters so I was kind of looking forward to seeing IV-VI on the big screen.
     
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  2. Gianakin_

    Gianakin_ SW Prequels Defender

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    They're the same films (well, the BluRay editions), just in 3D. The experience should still be worth it.

    It hink they're still be doing the re-releases, just not one movie a year. They're gonna do AotC and RotS next year and then the rest by 2015.
     
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  3. TheDreamMaster

    TheDreamMaster The Night He Came Home...

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    Fox is for sure pushing ahead with II and III, but considering they have full distribution rights to IV, I'd bet they at least push for it. Hell, if I were Disney why not continue? It builds hype because in two years we could have ROTJ, see it in t heaters with a preview for what is coming next. The hype alone would be amazing.
     
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  4. Gianakin_

    Gianakin_ SW Prequels Defender

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    Exactly.
     
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  5. FCEEVIPER

    FCEEVIPER Rubber bullets. Honest

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    I really hope Disney does cancel these plans for the remaining 3D films, I think it's pointless. I say place all their effort in the new films, or even that live action TV show. No more rehashes! Lucas is no longer in charge.

    Though, I did want to watch TESB on the big screen for one last time. :D
     
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  6. danoyse

    danoyse Snikt. Stab. Repeat.

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    They could schedule all three re-releases of the OT for 2014, and use them to hype up the new movie. That would be pretty cool.
     
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  7. GREEN =w= DAY

    GREEN =w= DAY Well-Known Member

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    you guys think we'll get Episodes 4-6 in their original cut/form on blu-ray?
     
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  8. Octoberist

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    If Fox is smart..then yes.
     
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  9. Gianakin_

    Gianakin_ SW Prequels Defender

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    So, not exactly pointless, is it?:cwink::woot:
     
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  10. TheDreamMaster

    TheDreamMaster The Night He Came Home...

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    Like I said, as long as ROTJ is coming at the end of 2014, and the hype is building for the new film, it would be awesome. Besides, I doubt Disney scraps the work that has been done, since they'll want those BD 3D releases somewhere down the line.
     
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  11. Doc Ock

    Doc Ock The Spider-Totem Awakens

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    Thats kinda what i'm hoping is going to happen, seeing how I haven't seen the OT on the big screen. :dry:
     
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  12. Octoberist

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    I think Fox should skip Episode 2 and 3 and go straight to the originals in 2014.
     
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  13. TheDreamMaster

    TheDreamMaster The Night He Came Home...

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    Naw, let 2 and 3 be next year and the OT be 2014.
     
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  14. Doc Ock

    Doc Ock The Spider-Totem Awakens

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    2 and 3 were planned for next year as a September and October release I believe?
     
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  15. Gianakin_

    Gianakin_ SW Prequels Defender

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    That would rob me and many others of the pleasure of watching them again on the big screen.
     
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  16. psylockolussus

    psylockolussus Well-Known Mutant

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    Attack of the Plans 3D - 2013
    Revenge of the Sith 3D - 2014
    Episode IV to IV - 2015 before Episode VII

    Anything is possible.
     
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  17. Gianakin_

    Gianakin_ SW Prequels Defender

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    They're doing AotC and RotS in 2013. So 2014-15 should be the years of the OT re-releases.
     
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  18. misjuevos

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    i'm sure disney want's to make back what they spent buying star wars. so yeah expect the 3d releases to hype the new trilogy coming out. what better advertisement.
     
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  19. TheIrishAvenger

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    3D Releases Are Officially Dead!

    http://www.deadline.com/2013/01/exc...ses-lucasfilm-passes-to-focus-on-new-trilogy/
     
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  20. Doc Ock

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    I was so hoping to finally see the Original Trilogy in theaters. :(
     
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  21. Bim

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    Sorry Doc.

    I was looking forward to seeing all of them again on the big screen and in 3D :csad:
     
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  22. vinsanity

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    They want to make top priority making Episode VII, can't really disagree with their decision
     
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  23. Gianakin_

    Gianakin_ SW Prequels Defender

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    Damn them. Damn them all to hell!
     
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  24. TheDreamMaster

    TheDreamMaster The Night He Came Home...

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    We were wrong Gianakin, so wrong!!!!
     
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  25. Gianakin_

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    We thought we could be decent men in an indecent time!
     
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