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Still shot from the movie: Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith.

Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith

In this third (dare we say final?) episode of the mother of all movie franchises, George Lucas is faced with a daunting task of tying up all the lose story threads. The big question everyone wants answered is: How does Anakin (Hayden Christensen) end up in that villainous black suit? Get the movie review and more. »

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Overall: A-
Violence: D+
Sexual Content: A-
Language: A
Drugs/Alcohol: A
Theater Release: 18 Oct 2005
Video Release: 31 Oct 2005
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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MamaA says: Sep. 26, 2009

I think that your A- is WAY too high. At best, I would give it a B- or a C.

The last hour of the movie shows the systematic destruction of a beloved character who does horrendous things. I agree that the violence is not actually shown, but even my first grade son could put together 1 +1 to make 2. As an adult, I understood how the most evil character preys upon the mental insecurities of the “hero” to break him, but my son didn’t understand the complexities of this mental abuse - he just kept asking me in a bewildered voice “why is he doing these things”.

He started watching the original SW movies when he was 4 - and has probably seen them each over a dozen times. This one I waited until he was 7 to show it to him, and that’s only because my husband rightly pointed out he knew most of the details (thanks to older cousins). I wish I had held out against the pressure - it’s one thing to know what’s going to happen, it’s another to actually see it.

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