Thursday, July 17, 2008

`Clone Wars' revives old-style `Star Wars' fun

`Clone Wars' revives old-style `Star Wars' fun : "A tinge of Anakin Skywalker's coming dark side clearly is visible in 'Star Wars: The Clone Wars.' Yet the animated adventure mostly harks back to the fun, swashbuckling times of the original 'Star Wars' trilogy.

Lucasfilm Animation, which screened the movie Tuesday for The Associated Press in advance of its Aug. 15 theatrical release, has crafted a movie nicely tucked in to Anakin's early heroic days, before his transformation into the evil Darth Vader."