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3.0
2,923 Ratings

Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

Directed by George Lucas
United States, 2005
Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

Synopsis

As the Clone Wars continue, Obi-Wan is sent to eliminate the leader of the Separatist Army. With his mentor away, Anakin Skywalker begins forming a bond with Chancellor Palpatine and begins his descent into the dark side.

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Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Directed by George Lucas

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2006 | Nominee: Best Achievement in Makeup

Critics reviews

The entire movie is filled with an absolute splendor of the pulp sublime, and that moment is its very apogee. Lucas reaches historic heights in the filming of action… I watched these sequences over and over—happily, with the sound off to get rid of the musical score—and was repeatedly and unflaggingly amazed by Lucas’s precise, dynamic, wildly imaginative direction.
January 06, 2016
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What should have been a classic tale of good vs. evil and free will vs. destiny was weighed down by an over-reliance on computer graphics, wooden dialogue, poorly sketched-out characters, and a needlessly complicated plot involving trade disputes and Senate voting. (A recent re-watch with friends required three of us to put our heads together to piece together the labyrinthine political machinations Palpatine sets into motion on his rise to power.)
May 20, 2015
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