Director: George Lucas
Co-stars: Ewan McGregor, Hayden Christensen, Christopher Lee, Samuel L. Jackson, Ian McDiarmid, Jimmy Smits…
US Release Date: May 19, 2005
Filming: from June 30th, until September 17th of 2003 in Fox Studios Australia and on August 2004 for additional photography in London.
Natalie’s Character: Padme Skywalker
Plot Summary: After three long years of relentless fighting, the Clone Wars are nearly at an end. The Jedi Council dispatches Obi-Wan Kenobi to bring the deadly leader of the Separatist droid army to justice. Meanwhile, back on Coruscant, Chancellor Palpatine has grown in power. His sweeping political changes transform the war-weary Republic into the mighty Galactic Empire. To his closest ally, Anakin Skywalker, he reveals the true nature of power and the promised secrets of the Force in an attempt to lure him to the dark side. (StarWars.com)
Notes: Premiered at the 2005 Cannes Film Festival.
Running Time: 140 minutes.
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sci-fi violence and some intense images.
Budget: $ 115 million (Twentieth Centruy Fox, Lucasfilm Ltd)
Gross: $ 373 926 219