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Preview: Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones

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04 September 2015
This was the movie that reminded us of the power of the force, as Anakin came into his own, while starting his battle between light and dark. It was the struggle fans had been waiting to watch – the backstory of all backstories.
star wars attack of the clones

This was the movie that reminded us of the power of the force, as Anakin came into his own, while starting his battle between light and dark. It was the struggle fans had been waiting to watch – the backstory of all backstories.

Star Wars: Episode II Attack of the Clones will be aired on the following dates on the M-Net Movies Star Wars Pop Up Channel on DStv 109:

Friday 4 September, 06:00 and 19:30

Sunday 6 September, 17:37

Friday 11 September, 10:00 and 20:00

Sunday 13 September, 17:00

Year of release: 2002

Director: George Lucas

Production budget: $115 million

How much did it make at the box office worldwide: $649.4 million

Best quote: “Compassion, which I would define as unconditional love, is essential to a Jedi’s life.”

Best good guy: Yoda  

Best bad guy: Count Dooku

Celebrity Fan: Anna Kendrick

The actress and singer is a self-confessed fan and even met Carrie Fisher, an event about which she enthusiastically tweeted.

Did you know?

Count Dooku was almost a female Sith Lord.

We love it for:

  • Boba Fett
  • Count Dooku and Yoda face off
  • The Geonosis battle

Behind the Scenes

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