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Favorite Aspect of the PT?

Discussion in 'Prequel Trilogy' started by ThrawnRocks, Apr 2, 2005.

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  1. ThrawnRocks

    ThrawnRocks Jedi Master star 6

    Apr 10, 2004
    What is your favorite aspect of the PT?

    I've read critics looking down upon the Coruscant/Senate scenes, thinking that they're a waste of half the movie. Contrary to that, the Senate scenes are my favorite part. We all know that Anakin is seduced by the darkside, yada yada yada. So that part isn't as interesting to me. Maybe this is from the fact that I'm a conspiracy theorist, but I love to see how Palpatine smoothly gained political power and eventually paved the way to him becoming Emporer without anyone noticing. And I also find it interesting that there are some parralells between that and the modern day political scene.
  2. KenKenobi

    KenKenobi Jedi Grand Master star 6

    Jul 11, 2002
    I do indeed enjoy the political scenes as well (pick up Cloak of Deception if you ever get the chance :D ), and Palpatine's rise to power is no small part of the Prequels. ;)
  3. BauconBatista

    BauconBatista Jedi Padawan star 4

    Jun 24, 2004
    For me, the fact that it's no longer easy to tell who are the good guys and who are the bad ones. There are heroes on both sides... evil is everywhere [face_devil]
  4. CharlieA

    CharlieA Jedi Youngling

    Mar 27, 2005
    I like the way the PT adds to the complex backstory of OT, making it all very involving and varied. It means we can get more out of both trilogies, as more of the story has been laid before us and it all makes for a better saga.
  5. Zebra3

    Zebra3 Jedi Master star 5

    Aug 28, 2004
    Favorite aspect of the PT? That's a tough one! I think I like how a lot of things are explained for the OT: what the Jedi were really like, what Anakin used to be like, explination of the Clone Wars etc...
  6. anidanami124

    anidanami124 Jedi Master star 6

    Aug 24, 2002
    Well there is a lot. Anakin and Padmes love, the saber fights. Being able to see the Clone Wars. Seeing more Jedi. Seeing other Sith and so on. There is a lot I like about the PT.
  7. KenKenobi

    KenKenobi Jedi Grand Master star 6

    Jul 11, 2002
    Indeed, fleshing out the story of the Jedi Order that was so mysterious in the OT was awesome. It's also provided us with some beautiful video games, and all that Clone Wars EU. And don't forget the purple lightsaber breaking the trend of blue/red/green... :cool:
  8. ThrawnRocks

    ThrawnRocks Jedi Master star 6

    Apr 10, 2004
    ^ Yes. Purple=Teh Cool :cool:

    These are all great answers :)
  9. hear+soul

    hear+soul Jedi Master star 6

    Nov 5, 2004
    The Villains.

    Maul was awsome.
    Palp/Sids is just SO evil.
    Dooku is such a good villain.

    The Action is #2 on the list.

    After ep.3, however, it's going to be the emotion.

    "You were the chosen one!"

    You can just FEEL it.

    I firmly believe 3 will possibly top ESB and ROTJ, if not, it will at least reach their level.
  10. Smuggler-of-Mos-Espa

    Smuggler-of-Mos-Espa Jedi Youngling star 6

    Jan 23, 2002
    Hmmm, tough question. I love the uprising of Anakin, as well as the way the Empire is being formed.
  11. Handmaiden Yané

    Handmaiden Yané Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

    Jul 15, 2002
    I love how the PT shows us more of the Star Wars galaxy. There are more planets, richer costumes, a host of new characters, and more politics.
  12. Jedi_in_Love

    Jedi_in_Love Jedi Youngling star 1

    Feb 15, 2005
    I have enjoyed learning the backstories, can't really choose one though:
    Who Darth Vader was before the suit.
    What was Luke & Leia's mom like.
    Obi-wan's younger days.
    The time of the Jedi .
    the storm troopers/ clone trooper aspect
    The fact that Anakin built C3PO
  13. Master_Starwalker

    Master_Starwalker Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

    Sep 20, 2003
    Seeing the Origins of Vader
    Seeing Luke and Leia's parents
    Seeing the Old Republic
    Seeing the Jedi Order
    Seeing new corners of the Galaxy
    Seeing the Origin of the Empire
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