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I went to see it with [personal profile] me_and and [personal profile] sebastienne and [personal profile] shortcipher on, I think, the 24th of December; I walked out completely underwhelmed, completely unconvinced by the characters, and just not caring.

And then I read a bunch of meta, including all the discussion over at [personal profile] recessional's (no spoilers in post; spoilers in comments are ROT13ed) and [personal profile] nanila's not-a-review, which prompted the realisation that me liking the characters or finding them convincing wasn't the point, and then I cried a lot.

So! That's a thing. Noting for posterity, etc. Perhaps I will watch it again sometime soon.

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Date: 2017-01-27 03:07 pm (UTC)
sporky_rat: Antique travel poster for Star Wars planets. Text: ALDERAAN (Alderaan)
From: [personal profile] sporky_rat
That movie made me cry for all the reasons that it made [personal profile] recessional. It was a proper Star Wars movie.

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Date: 2017-02-03 12:04 pm (UTC)
carthaginians: ([comics] dark night gives me dark eyes)
From: [personal profile] carthaginians
perhaps yes <3 I enjoyed it immensely both times I saw it — it felt so painful and true.


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