Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Synopsis
The final chapter in the Star Wars saga.
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Baltimore Sun

By Michael Sragow
A pop masterpiece.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
The final episode of George Lucas' cinematic epic "Star Wars" ends the six-movie series on such a high note that one feels like yelling...
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
The real deal, an often awkward but nonetheless terrifically compelling high-stakes human drama.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Even for non-fans, Revenge of the Sith is engrossing, and fans of the series will likely be over the moon -- and into another galaxy --...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The one figure in Revenge of the Sith who taps the true spirit of Star Wars is Ewan McGregor: With his beautiful light, clipped delivery,...
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New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
And still the dialogue is astonishingly feeble, the acting unforgivably wooden. To paraphrase Yoda, the only creature with ­truly human...
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
The scenery, effects and balletic, iconic combats are perfectly wonderful, but there's an emotional black hole where the hero should be.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
For the casual viewer who feels like maybe all the Sith hoopla is worth checking out, well, it's like tuning in to the season finale of...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
The movie drags.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Until the last half-hour, when Lucas actually does establish a emotional connection between the landmark he created in 1977 and the prequel...
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touched me in places i never knew about

By Aqua_Teen
this movie owns all other movies no questions asked if you haven't seen it go jump off a cliff or go rent it...


By iamaswede
This star wars one was the best one of all of them! The lightsaber duel between Obi-wan and anakin was amazing i don't know how thy did it. The acting was amazing too. It also had its funny moments....

Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

By ironman16
2nd best movie ever. transformers first. but this was the best star wars by far. good action. the fight scenes were awesome. the love scenes were good. i thought Hayden Christiansen played good as...

NOT THE BEST. but good

By jwmcconnell98
this is NOT the best of the star wars trilogy, but it is the best of the prequels. if thats saying anything. lets just say this is a fun ride for all ages and that J.J. Abrams will do a much better...

Revenge of the Sith

By Legin
An excellent climactic end to the trilogy. George Lucas is a genius. Absolutely enjoyable....


By Ashley4037
The love connection between portman and christensen is great!! Also the turn from good to evil!!!! Watch it on dvd!!...

Star Wars fans rejoice!

By SpiderSenseTingling
This was a great movie. A great finale to an epic story that has span almost 30 years to complete. I'll spare you the details but I only wish there was more to watch. How can anyone get enough of...

no way

By glxy
not at all was this good...


By panther96
All three movies are awesome, but this one has the most sci-fi, and it has an interesting plot....

Best star wars movie ever!

By benman3000

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Rated PG-13 | For sci-fi violence and some intense images
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 11 & under Anakin moves to the dark side in moody, graphic sequel.
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