An outstanding movie, touching on a person and subject I only had a passing knowledge of. Totally engaging and moving.
After the mediocre episode I and the pretty awful episode II, this is much more like it! The opening 30 minutes are closer in tone to the original trilogy than anything that's gone before. The relationship between Anakin and Obi-Wan is played really well by Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen, it really makes you feel more sad when it disintegrates by the film's climax.
Ian McDiarmid steals the movie out from everyone as Palpatine/Sidious. He has so much fun hamming…
-Surely this is the best comedy of all time?
-It is and don't call me Shirley.
What can I write about this movie that hasn't been written before? Not a lot I guess. I will just say that sitting this watching it with my girlfriend who had never seen it was a joy.
The HD transfer looked good (even though it exposes some of the wire work that goes on throughout the movie) and it still has the power to…