Star Wars: The Clone Wars

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'''''Star Wars: The Clone Wars''''' is a new computer-animated motion picture from Lucasfilm, depicting events that occur between ''[[Star Wars: Attack of the Clones]]'' and ''[[Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith]]''.
 
'''''Star Wars: The Clone Wars''''' is a new computer-animated motion picture from Lucasfilm, depicting events that occur between ''[[Star Wars: Attack of the Clones]]'' and ''[[Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith]]''.
  
The animated Clone Wars story started as the upcoming television show.  [[George Lucas]] decided the animation and story was good enough for a feature film. <ref>http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/7542451.stm</ref>
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The animated Clone Wars story started as the upcoming television show.  [[George Lucas]] decided the animation and story was good enough for a feature film.  
  
The story has [[Anakin Skywalker]], [[Obi-Wan Kenobi]], and [[Yoda]], and introduces a "new feisty female [[Jedi]] [[padawan|sidekick]] called Ahsoka Tano." <ref>http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/7542451.stm</ref>
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The story has [[Anakin Skywalker]], [[Obi-Wan Kenobi]], and [[Yoda]], and introduces a "new feisty female [[Jedi]] [[padawan|sidekick]] called Ahsoka Tano."  
  
 
The animation style is similar to Japanese Anime, and the characters move like the puppets from the ''Thunderbirds'' television show. <ref>http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/7542451.stm</ref>
 
The animation style is similar to Japanese Anime, and the characters move like the puppets from the ''Thunderbirds'' television show. <ref>http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/7542451.stm</ref>
  
 
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The movie opened in 3rd place, meaning more people went to see '''The Dark Knight''' than the brand-new ''[[Star Wars]]'' movie.  Reviews were mixed and mostly negative, earning the film a 17% rating on Rotten Tomatoes. <ref>http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/clone_wars/</ref>  Many critics have compared it to an over-long Saturday morning cartoon.
  
 
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Revision as of 16:20, 21 August 2008

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