STAR WARS-EPISODE III: REVENGE OF THE SITH Film Review
STAR WARS-EPISODE II: ATTACK OF THE CLONES
Director: George Lucas
Screenplay: George Lucas
Starring: Hayden Christensen, Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman, Ian McDiarmid, Samuel L. Jackson, Temuera Morrison, Frank Oz, Anthony Daniels, Christopher Lee, Ahmed Best, Jimmy Smits, Kenny Baker
Rated PG-13 for sci-fi violence and some intense images
Running Time: 2 hours 20 minutes
Released: May 19, 2005
**** out of *****
Once friends, now enemies. Darth Vader, formerly Anakin Skywalker, announces his intentions to fight his former master, Obi-Wan Kenobi in STAR WARS-EPISODE III: REVENGE OF THE SITH.
Suspicions are raised within the Jedi Council concerning Chancellor Palpatine (Ian McDiarmid), with whom Anakin (Hayden Christensen) has formed a bond. When he is asked to spy on the chancellor he grows bitter towards the Jedi Council and soon embraces the Dark Side of the Force. In order to protect what remains of the Jedi Order, as well as, Padme (Natalie Portman) and her unborn children, Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor) is forced to confront Anakin who is now known as Darth Vader.
THIS RETRO FILM REVIEW IS PART 3 OF THE 9-PART RETROSPECTIVE SERIES "THE COUNTDOWN TO THE FORCE AWAKENS."
***** = Outstanding ****1/2 = Excellent **** = Very Good ***1/2 = Above Average
*** = Good **1/2 = Mediocre ** = Fair *1/2 = Poor * = Bad