"Dear JJ Abrams" Short Film Gives Four Steps to Make Star Wars Work

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Earlier this week, a group of animators and Star Trek fans posted a video to YouTube (embedded below) and started a website to implore the director of Star Wars Episode VII:

"Dear J.J. Abrams: Please don't mess this up. Love, Everyone."

You can see the short animation below, which gives four steps for restoring Star Wars to greatness--what they boil down to, though, is returning to the sense of Star Wars as a Western, where danger and violence can be around every corner and the characters are morally gray in spite of the whole "light side/dark side" thing.

Check it out below.