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 Post subject: Re: Let's Actually Watch the Movie: Return of the Jedi
PostPosted: Wed June 10, 2020 10:13 am 
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You can get the 2001 special edition set on dvd that includes the original cuts on separate Discs for only a few bucks


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 Post subject: Re: Let's Actually Watch the Movie: Return of the Jedi
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dimejinky99 wrote:
You can get the 2001 special edition set on dvd that includes the original cuts on separate Discs for only a few bucks


I have those but he intentionally gave us the "original" versions on that set in awful quality, plus weren't they still altered somehow? I know it sounds stupid to complain about quality when I'm talking about watching on VHS, but that DVD copy has always seemed off to me.

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 Post subject: Re: Let's Actually Watch the Movie: Return of the Jedi
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They’re the original cuts. No changes I’m aware of but possible.
I love the old grainy genuine look and feel. No alterations.

I’ll watch them over the special editions every time


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 Post subject: Re: Let's Actually Watch the Movie: Return of the Jedi
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dimejinky99 wrote:
I’ll watch them over the special editions every time


Absolutely, me too. I guess what I'm really after is the fan-made Despecialized version in HD.

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 Post subject: Re: Let's Actually Watch the Movie: Return of the Jedi
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The one I really want is the version of the original movie without the Episode IV. The one is saw in the theater in 1977-78.

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 Post subject: Re: Let's Actually Watch the Movie: Return of the Jedi
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dimejinky99 wrote:
They’re the original cuts. No changes I’m aware of but possible.
I love the old grainy genuine look and feel. No alterations.

I’ll watch them over the special editions every time


I remember now why I never put those on. Terrible 4:3 square format, looks like total ass on today's widescreen HD sets. Guess I need to find an old CRT to hook the DVD player up to!

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 Post subject: Re: Let's Actually Watch the Movie: Return of the Jedi
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Find the despecialized editions on the internet somewhere. They are blu-ray quality and are the closest you'll probably get to original.

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