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filmcapsule's rating of the film Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

Demonstrates why narrative purity and simplicity is missed beyond the first film. As the narrative of the series unfurls, burdens are placed on the film to continue its story. So, the first act needs to be a stand-alone sequence freeing Han. There are a lot of fun beats in the Jabba's Palace sequence and beyond, but its emblematic of the strain and bulkiness of the film.