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->'''Greedo:''' ''(in Huttese; subtitled, he holds Solo at blasterpoint)'' Going somewhere, Solo?

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->'''Greedo:''' ''(in Huttese; subtitled, he holds ''(holds Solo at blasterpoint)'' Going somewhere, Solo?



->'''Greedo:''' It's too late. You should have paid him when you had the chance. Jabba's put a price on your head so large, every bounty hunter in the galaxy will be looking for you. I'm lucky I found you first.

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->'''Greedo:''' It's That's what you said yesterday. But it's too late. You should have paid him when you had the chance. Jabba's put a price on your head so large, every bounty hunter in the galaxy will be looking for you. I'm lucky I found you first.not going back to Jabba with another one of your stories.



->'''Greedo:''' If you give it to me, I might forget I found you.

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->'''Greedo:''' If you give Then I'll take it to me, I might forget I found you.now.



->'''Greedo:''' Jabba's through with you. He has no use for smugglers who drop their shipments at the first sign of an Imperial Cruiser.
->'''Han:''' Even I get boarded sometimes. ''(withdrawing his [[HandCannon DL-44 blaster]] from its holster under the table)'' Do you think I had a choice?
->'''Greedo:''' You can tell that to Jabba. At best, he may only take your ship.

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->'''Greedo:''' Jabba's through with you. He has no use for smugglers who drop their shipments at the first sign of an Imperial Cruiser.
->'''Han:''' Even I get boarded sometimes. ''(withdrawing his [[HandCannon DL-44 blaster]] from its holster under the table)'' Do you think I had a choice?
->'''Greedo:''' You can tell that to Jabba. At best, he may only take
It's too late. Jabba would rather have your ship.



->'''Greedo:''' That is the idea, Solo. Now, will you come outside with me, or must I finish it here?
->'''Han:''' I don't think they'd like another killing in here.
->'''Greedo:''' ''(looks around)'' They'd hardly notice. Get up! I've been looking forward to this for a long time.
->'''Han:''' Yes, I'll bet you have. ''([[JumpScare an energy bolt perforates Greedo through the torso in a shower of sparks and Rodian offal]], he slumps smoking and sizzling onto the table, the patrons are only distracted from their affairs for a brief second, then go back to their business. Han gets up, holsters, then tosses the bartender a gold peggat)'' Sorry about the mess.
-->-- The original version of the Greedo scene, before Jabba's scene was cut due to technical difficulties.

->'''Greedo:''' ''(in Huttese; subtitled, he holds Solo at blasterpoint)'' Going somewhere, Solo?
->'''Han Solo:''' ''(stepping back to sit in a cubicle)'' Yes, Greedo. As a matter of fact I was just going to see your boss. Tell Jabba I've got his money.
->'''Greedo:''' It's too late. You should have paid him when you had the chance. Jabba's put a price on your head so large, every bounty hunter in the galaxy will be looking for you. I'm lucky I found you first.
->'''Han:''' Yeah, but this time I've ''got'' the money.
->'''Greedo:''' If you give it to me, I might forget I found you.
->'''Han:''' ''(stealthily, unclasps his hip-holster, hidden under the table)'' I don't have it with me. Tell Jabba...
->'''Greedo:''' Jabba's through with you. He has no use for smugglers who drop their shipments at the first sign of an Imperial Cruiser.
->'''Han:''' Even I get boarded sometimes. ''(withdrawing his [[HandCannon DL-44 blaster]] from its holster under the table)'' Do you think I had a choice?
->'''Greedo:''' You can tell that to Jabba. At best, he may only take your ship.
->'''Han:''' ... Over my dead body.




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-->-- The Greedo scene, as presented in the final cut.

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->"You can't win, Darth. If you strike me down, I shall become more powerful than you could possibly imagine."
-->--'''Obi-Wan Kenobi'''


"Hokey religions and ancient weapons are no match for a good blaster at your side, kid."

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"Hokey ->"Hokey religions and ancient weapons are no match for a good blaster at your side, kid."

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"Hokey religions and ancient weapons are no match for a good blaster at your side, kid."
-->--'''Han Solo'''


->'''Luke:''' Oh, boy, my uncle... (''rests his hand on R2-D2's head'') How am I gonna explain this?

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->'''Luke:''' Oh, boy, my uncle... (''rests his hand on R2-D2's head'') How how am I gonna explain this?



->'''Vader:''' ''(raises his hand, a great wooshing sound is heard and Motti clutches his collar as an inexorable invisible pressure begins to constrict his windpipe)'' ... I find your lack of faith disturbing.

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->'''Vader:''' ''(raises ->''[[PsychicStrangle (Vader raises his hand, a great wooshing sound is heard hand and strangles Motti clutches his collar as an inexorable invisible pressure begins to constrict his windpipe)'' ... through the Force)]]''
->'''Vader:''' ...
I find your lack of faith disturbing.



->''(as ordered, Vader releases his stranglehold on Motti, who slumps over the conference table in relief, swallowing dryly)''

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->''(as ordered, Vader releases his stranglehold on Motti, who ->''(Motti is released; he slumps over the conference table in relief, table, swallowing dryly)''


->(''Obi-Wan looks at Luke'')
->'''Luke:''' Listen, I can't get involved, I've got work to do. It's not that I like the Empire; I hate it, but there's nothing I can do about it right now. (''sighs'') It's all such a long way from here...

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->(''Obi-Wan looks at Luke'')
->'''Luke:'''
->'''Luke:''' ... Listen, I can't get involved, I've got work to do. It's not that I like the Empire; I hate it, but there's nothing I can do about it right now. (''sighs'') It's all such a long way from here...



->''(during a meeting of the Navy Joint-Chief's aboard the Death Star)''

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->''(during a meeting of the Navy Joint-Chief's Joint-Chiefs aboard the Death Star)''



->''(as ordered, Vader releases his stranglehold on Motti, who collapses to the table in relief, swallowing dryly)''

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->''(as ordered, Vader releases his stranglehold on Motti, who collapses to slumps over the conference table in relief, swallowing dryly)''



->'''Han:''' Even I get boarded sometimes. ''(withdrawing his [[HandCannon DL-44 blaster]] from its holster)'' Do you think I had a choice?

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->'''Han:''' Even I get boarded sometimes. ''(withdrawing his [[HandCannon DL-44 blaster]] from its holster)'' holster under the table)'' Do you think I had a choice?



->'''Han:''' Yes, I'll bet you have. ''([[JumpScare an energy bolt perforates Greedo through the torso in a shower of sparks and Rodian organs]], he slumps smoking and sizzling onto the table, the patrons are only distracted from their affairs for a brief second, then go back to their business. Han gets up, holsters, then tosses the bartender a gold peggat)'' Sorry about the mess.

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->'''Han:''' Yes, I'll bet you have. ''([[JumpScare an energy bolt perforates Greedo through the torso in a shower of sparks and Rodian organs]], offal]], he slumps smoking and sizzling onto the table, the patrons are only distracted from their affairs for a brief second, then go back to their business. Han gets up, holsters, then tosses the bartender a gold peggat)'' Sorry about the mess.


->'''Obi-Wan:''' I need your help, Luke, ''she'' needs your help. [[GettingTooOldForThis I'm getting too old for this sort of thing.]]

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->'''Obi-Wan:''' I need your help, Luke, ''she'' needs your help. [[GettingTooOldForThis I'm getting too old for this sort of thing.]]



->'''Luke: Listen, I can't get involved, I've got work to do. It's not that I like the Empire; I hate it, but there's nothing I can do about it right now. (''sighs'') It's all such a long way from here...

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->'''Luke: ->'''Luke:''' Listen, I can't get involved, I've got work to do. It's not that I like the Empire; I hate it, but there's nothing I can do about it right now. (''sighs'') It's all such a long way from here...

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->'''Obi-Wan:''' You must learn the ways of the Force if you are to come with me to Alderaan.
->'''Luke:''' [[RefusalOfTheCall Alderaan? I'm not going to Alderaan, I've got to get home! It's late, I'm in for it as it is.]]
->'''Obi-Wan:''' I need your help, Luke, ''she'' needs your help. [[GettingTooOldForThis I'm getting too old for this sort of thing.]]
->(''Obi-Wan looks at Luke'')
->'''Luke: Listen, I can't get involved, I've got work to do. It's not that I like the Empire; I hate it, but there's nothing I can do about it right now. (''sighs'') It's all such a long way from here...
->'''Obi-Wan:''' That's your uncle talking.
->'''Luke:''' Oh, boy, my uncle... (''rests his hand on R2-D2's head'') How am I gonna explain this?
->'''Obi-Wan:''' Learn about the Force, Luke.
->'''Luke:''' (''starts walking, stops and turns around'') Look, I'll take you as far as Anchorhead. You can get a transport there to Mos Eisley, or wherever you're going.
->'''Obi-Wan:''' (''nodding'') You must do what you feel is right, of course.


->'''[[OnlySaneMan Grand General Cassio Tagge]]:''' Until this battle station is fully operational, we are vulnerable. The Rebel Alliance is too well equipped; they're more dangerous than you realize.

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->'''[[OnlySaneMan Grand General Cassio Tagge]]:''' Until this battle station is fully operational, we are vulnerable. The Rebel Alliance is too well equipped; they're more dangerous than you realize.



->'''Tarkin:''' This bickering is pointless! Now, Lord Vader will provide us with the location of the Rebel Fortress by the time this station is operational. [[KillEmAll We will then crush the Rebellion with one swift stroke.]]

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->'''Tarkin:''' This bickering is pointless! Now, Lord Vader will provide us with the location of the Rebel Fortress by the time this station is operational. [[KillEmAll [[FinalSolution We will then crush the Rebellion with one swift stroke.]]


->'''Darth Vader:''' The plans you refer to will soon be back in our hands.

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->'''Darth Vader:''' The plans you refer to will soon be back in our ''our'' hands.


->'''Governor Wilhuff Tarkin:''' ''(strides into the conference room with Vader at his heels)''' The Imperial Senate will no longer be of any concern to us. I have just received word that the Emperor has dissolved the council permanently. The last remnants of the Old Republic have been swept away.

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->'''Governor Wilhuff Tarkin:''' ''(strides into the conference room with Vader at his heels)''' heels)'' The Imperial Senate will no longer be of any concern to us. I have just received word that the Emperor has dissolved the council permanently. The last remnants of the Old Republic have been swept away.


->'''Han:''' It is for ''me'', sister. Look, [[memeticMutation I ain't in this for your revolution]] and I'm not in it for ''you'', princess. I expect to be well paid, I'm in it for the money.
->'''Leia:''' ''(politely scathing)'' You needn't worry about your reward. If money is all that you love then ''that's'' what you'll receive.

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->'''Han:''' It is for ''me'', sister. Look, [[memeticMutation [[MemeticMutation I ain't in this for your revolution]] and I'm not in it for ''you'', princess. I expect to be well paid, I'm in it for the money.
->'''Leia:''' ''(politely scathing)'' You needn't worry about your reward. If money is all that you love then ''that's'' what you'll receive. ''(leaves the co-pilot's chair and nearly flattens an emerging Luke in her anger)'' Your friend is quite the mercenary. I wonder if he really cares about anything, or ''anybody''.
->'''Luke Skywalker:''' ''(lamely after Leia as she exits the cock-pit)'' I care... ''(occupies Leia's recently vacated seat)'' Ah... So. ''(with puppy-love admiration)'' What do you think of her, huh?
->'''Han:''' ''(now feeling slightly rotten)'' Trying not to, kid.
->'''Luke:''' ''(nods, pleased)'' Good.
->'''Han:''' ''(cottons on to Luke's infatuation, the older man aims for a bit of fun)'' Still... She's got a lot of spirit. I don't know, what do you think? You think a princess and a guy like me - ?
->'''Luke:''' ''(far too quickly, he's fallen into the smuggler's trap)'' [[LoveTriangle No]].
->'''Han:''' ''([[TheCasanova grinning like a loon]])''



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->'''Han Solo:''' Not a bad bit of rescuing, huh? You know, sometimes I amaze even my self.
->'''Princess Leia Organa:''' [[DeadpanSnarker That doesn't sound too hard]]. They let us go. It's the only explanation for the ease of our escape.
->'''Han:''' ''Easy''!? You call that easy?
->'''Leia:''' They're ''tracking'' us.
->'''Han:''' Not ''this'' ship, sister. ''(mad grin)''
->'''Leia:''' ''(shaking her head at his arrogance)'' Hmm, at least the information in Artoo was still intact.
->'''Han:''' What's so important? What's he carrying?
->'''Leia:''' The technical read-outs of that battle station. I only hope when the data's analysed a weakness can be found... It's not over yet.
->'''Han:''' It is for ''me'', sister. Look, [[memeticMutation I ain't in this for your revolution]] and I'm not in it for ''you'', princess. I expect to be well paid, I'm in it for the money.
->'''Leia:''' ''(politely scathing)'' You needn't worry about your reward. If money is all that you love then ''that's'' what you'll receive.


->'''Han Solo:''' ''(stepping back to sit in a cubicle)'' Yes, Greedo. I was just going to see your boss. Tell Jabba I've got his money.

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->'''Han Solo:''' ''(stepping back to sit in a cubicle)'' Yes, Greedo. As a matter of fact I was just going to see your boss. Tell Jabba I've got his money.



->'''Greedo:''' Jabba's through with you. He has no use for smugglers who drop their shipments at the first sign of an Imperial cruiser.

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->'''Greedo:''' Jabba's through with you. He has no use for smugglers who drop their shipments at the first sign of an Imperial cruiser.Cruiser.





->'''Tarkin:''' This bickering is pointless! Now, Lord Vader will provide us with the location of the rebel fortress by the time this station is operational. [[KillEmAll We will then crush the rebellion with one swift stroke.]]


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->'''Tarkin:''' This bickering is pointless! Now, Lord Vader will provide us with the location of the rebel fortress Rebel Fortress by the time this station is operational. [[KillEmAll We will then crush the rebellion Rebellion with one swift stroke.]]

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