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What if the director of Amour had been hired to do Star Wars VII?

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Mar 5, 2013, 10:19 AM EST

Check out this spoof trailer shown at last month's 38th annual Cesar Awards show, France's equivalent of the Oscars.  Titled Star Wars: Episode VII - The Obscure Side of the Force, the video uses the aging Skywalker clan to re-create touching moments from the Academy Award-winning foreign movie Amour, directed by Michael Haneke.  

This is what we'd be in for if Haneke were strapped in behind the camera for the forthcoming mega-sequel instead of golden boy J.J. Abrams.

Warning: The notorious walkers in this version are far less menacing.  Have a look ...

(Via Geek Tyrant)