Will you cry when its over?

Discussion in 'Battlestar Galactica & Caprica' started by Brent, Mar 19, 2009.

  1. Brent

    Brent Admiral Admiral

    Apr 24, 2003
    Are you going to miss nuBSG? Will you shed tears if a major character dies, or if Galactica herself is destroyed? Are you emotionally invested in this series?

    I may shed a tear, depending on how it goes, if Adama goes down with the ship.
    Last edited: Mar 20, 2009
  2. The Wormhole

    The Wormhole Admiral Admiral

    Jul 23, 2001
    I have never been able to cry over a TV show or movie. I doubt that's going to change.
  3. farmkid

    farmkid Commodore Commodore

    Jun 1, 2005
    If I do, I hope it's for a good reason. If it's not a good reason, then it will be because I'm regretting all the time I've spent watching and reading about BSG over these past few years.
  4. Searider Falcon

    Searider Falcon Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

    Nov 4, 2004
    Searider Falcon
    Well, considering my favorite character is Laura Roslin, and I did get the sniffles during the last episode, and even got a bit misty-eyed watching The Last Frakking Special, not to mention just how much I'm dreading seeing this show leave the airwaves for good...

    Yeeeeaaaah, I'd say there's a distinct possibility I'm going to be a big wibbling mess tomorrow evening. I've already got a box of Kleenex set aside for the occasion.
  5. Temis the Vorta

    Temis the Vorta Fleet Admiral Admiral

    Oct 30, 1999
    Nope. I hope I will, however, be impressed. I already expect everyone to die, so if anyone survives, it's gravy.

    Then I will start looking forward to Caprica! :bolian:
  6. TheGodBen

    TheGodBen Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Nov 30, 2008
    TV shows hardly ever manage to make me cry... except when they reach their final scenes. Depending on how it ends I may get a little teary-eyed.
  7. Samuel T. Cogley

    Samuel T. Cogley Vice Admiral Admiral

    Nov 7, 2001
    Hold still, Jim.
    There is no doubt.
  8. Gregsmack

    Gregsmack Captain Captain

    Mar 20, 2007
    Toronto, Ontario
    Only DS9's 'The Visitor' and The Shield's 'Postpartum' have ever made me shed an actual tear. As wonderful a show as BSG is, it's going to really have to be something else to make me cry openly.
  9. archeryguy1701

    archeryguy1701 Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Nov 1, 2007
    Cheyenne, WY
    I have never full-on cried for a show. I've teared up before, and I've teared up frequently for BSG, but I have yet to cry. However, if they do a bang-up job and hit all the right emotional cues, it's possible.
  10. RoJoHen

    RoJoHen Awesome Premium Member

    Apr 14, 2000
    QC, IL, USA
    I might tear up if something really sad (or something extraordinarily happy) happens, but I certainly won't cry just because the show is over.

    I just hope that when all is said and done, I can say, "That was an excellent finale."
  11. Frontier

    Frontier Vice Admiral Admiral

    Jan 17, 2002
    Fifth Circle of Hell, IE: Pennsylvania
    Yes, quite likely.

    I don't cry often for TV or films. But once in a great while, I do. The finale of Voyager, as bad of a finale as it was, when they finally got home... sorry, tears. The finale of DS9, certainly some eye moisture. A few others. Not many.
  12. sidious618

    sidious618 Admiral Admiral

    Feb 21, 2005
    Cry? I'm gonna need fucking oxygen after the episode ends. I'll be crying by the time the opening credits come along.
  13. bigdaddy

    bigdaddy Vice Admiral Admiral

    Oct 19, 2007
    Space Massachusetts
    I will cry because I'll be so happy it's finally over.
  14. Kelso

    Kelso Vice Admiral Admiral

    May 3, 2001
    On the destruct button until the last minute!
    Like a baby.

    I'll be sorry to see it go... Battlestar Galactica was the greatest artistic achievement in the history of mankind. 24 hours from now there will be a hole in my heart that will never again be filled.

    Too much?
  15. sidious618

    sidious618 Admiral Admiral

    Feb 21, 2005
    No way, man.
  16. Chess Piece Face

    Chess Piece Face Commodore Commodore

    May 17, 2001
    Cleveland, Ohio
    As far as finales go I've only cried at the end of Six Feet Under and DS9.

    But I have cried plenty during regular episodes of many series. I don't anticipate crying during BSG because I have sort of mentally given up on this show and am only hanging in to see what they do. If this season had not been the final, I'm 99% sure I would have dropped the show a couple eps after they found earth.
  17. QCzar

    QCzar Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

    Jan 8, 2003
    Washington, DC - Taxation Without Representation
    Um, that would be a no. I haven't openly cried about anything since I was a child (yeah, I'm dead inside). I will, however, throw things* in rage at the TV screen if it sucks.

    * = probably just socks, but...uh...I'll throw them real hard!
  18. Klingon Empire

    Klingon Empire Captain Captain

    Dec 13, 2008
    I don't know about full on cry, but I might get teary eyed.
  19. Apogeal Alpha01

    Apogeal Alpha01 Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Dec 9, 2004
    I almost cried when Dee committed suicide, so I'll admit that it's possible. However, it's unlikely. Going into battle you know that death is a possibility, even likely outcome. Recovering Hera is such a worthy goal, a worthwhile endeavor, that I think my feeling will be one of pride in the character that dies more than overwhelming or acute sadness.

    I can be rather clinical about these things. I'm glad this ride is coming to a conclusion.
  20. Gatekeeper

    Gatekeeper Commodore Commodore

    Dec 9, 2001
    United States of America
    Highly unlikely.

    While I admit to some sympathy for both of the Adamas, most of the other characters can pretty much drop dead without me shedding a tear.