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On the street: What’s your favorite “Star Wars” movie?

Asked at Massachusetts Street on July 9, 2016

Carolyn Minear, sales, St. Charles, Ill.

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Return of the Jedi.’ I liked how it brought the story to a close (at least until the new one came out), and the fact that Luke and Darth Vader kind of made amends.”

Dane Taylor, unemployed, Lawrence

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“Is ‘The Empire Strikes Back’ the one with the really cool Hoth scene? I’ll take that one.”

Brett Holm, bartender, Lawrence

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The Force Awakens.’ I just like how it was filmed and the visual effects. And they stayed in line with the other films in the series.”

Gus Cobb, bartender, Lawrence

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The Empire Strikes Back.’ The Battle of Hoth is the most epic battle they did in the original trilogy.”

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Clara Westphal

The first one because it was so different from what was being screened at the time.

1 year, 10 months ago


Scott Callahan

The one with H.G. Wells. Citizen Kane I think it was. Leonardo DiCaprio looks like him.

1 year, 10 months ago


Bob Smith

Hidden Fortress by Kurosawa. Lucas stole great hunks of Star Wars from that film.

1 year, 10 months ago


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